Mother’s Day is May 8: Find the best gifts for Mom in 2022 – CBS News

Mother’s Day 2022 is coming up. Show some love to mom, grandma, aunts, the mother of your children or any other important mother in your life with a thoughtful gift. Consider something to pamper her, or something new for mom to wear and more from brands like Soma to Ilia. Or take out the guesswork and gift her an Amazon gift card.

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For the mom who has everything: Amazon Mother’s Day gift card, $25 and up

Best luxe Mother’s Day find: 65″ Samsung ‘The Frame’ QLED TV (2022 model), $2,000

The ultimate skin care package for mom: Rawkanvas The Ultimate Essentials, $204

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Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Don’t drop the ball on picking out a gift. Getty Images

Pick up one of the best Mother’s Day gifts in 2022 below in time for May 8. She’ll appreciate one or more of these gifts for a variety of budgets.

Want even more ideas for mom? Check out the best Mother’s Day’s gifts on Amazon, the best gift cards for Mother’s Day and the best Mother’s Day flowers you can buy online.

Amazon Mother’s Day gift card


Let mom get exactly what she wants for Mother’s Day with a Mother’s Day gift card to Amazon. You choose the denomination of the gift card (up to $2,000). It comes in a decorative floral box that says “Happy Mother’s Day.”

Amazon Mother’s Day gift card, $25 and up

Grey State Vivienne top

Grey State Vivienne Top
Grey State

This top with gold accent hooks and eyes from Grey State is equal parts comfortable and cute. It’s a gift she’ll get lots of use out of. It comes in three colors.

Grey State Vivienne top, $98

Apple Watch Series 7 (41 mm)

Apple Watch Series 7
The Apple Watch Series 7 in new colors midnight, starlight, green, a new blue and (PRODUCT)RED. Apple

The Apple Watch Series 7 is a gift that is sure to impress mom. It comes in new case finishes: midnight, starlight, green, a new blue and Product Red. 

The base 41 mm model (352 x 430 pixels), which connects to the internet via your iPhone, sells for $329 on Amazon and Walmart — the best price we’ve ever seen. You can upgrade to a model that features cellular service for as low as $430 today. Additional monthly fees from your wireless provider may apply.

(Note: Some colors are available at different prices.)

Apple Watch Series 7 GPS (41 mm), $313 and up (reduced from $399)

Apple Watch Series 7 GPS + cellular (41 mm), $429 and up (reduced from $499)

Reed + Gwen snoozy bath soak with magnesium flakes

Reed + Gwen Snoozy Bath Soak with Magnesium Flakes

Avocado — that’s right, the mattress brand — has a genderless beauty and skincare brand, Reed + Gwen. Gift their snoozy bath soak with magnesium flakes to help mom wind down. It has a lavender, rosewood, geranium and citrus scent and has magnesium flakes to soothe sore muscles. It comes with a handy wooden scoop.

Reed + Gwen snoozy bath soak with magnesium flakes, $38

Apple AirPods Pro

Apple AirPods Pro

Mom will surely appreciate receiving the Apple AirPods Pro. They feature active noise cancelation technology, water resistance and health tracking in a more compact, better fitting design. They’re also lauded for their great sound quality. But all that comes at a steep price — specifically $250, which is why this deal on Amazon is a big one.

Apple AirPods Pro, $174 (reduced from $249)

Rawkanvas The Ultimate Essentials skincare set

rawkanvas the ultimate essentials

Give her skincare routine the ultimate upgrade with products from Rawkanvas. This gift set includes the Purified: Purifying Cleanser, Harmony: Radiance Boosting Toner, Sol: Hydrating Gel Moisturizer, Luna Vitality: Restoring Moisture Cream, The Foundation: Flawless Retinol & Vitamin C Lotion and Canvas: Resurfacing AHA & BHA Treatment. The products’ glass bottles and jars look beautiful set out.

Rawkanvas The Ultimate Essentials skincare set, $204

Ilia The Dawn Set makeup kit

Ilia The Dawn Set

Gift mom some new makeup from skincare-infused beauty brand Ilia. This gift set includes a Limitless Lash Mascara, Color Haze Multi-Use Pigment in Waking Up, Balmy Tint Hydrating Lip Balm in Runaway and Liquid Powder Chromatic Eye Tint in Sheen. 

Ilia The Dawn Set makeup kit, $68

Samsung ‘The Frame’ QLED smart TV 

Samsung The Frame TV 2022

Don’t mess up mom’s decor scheme with a new 4K TV. Samsung’s “The Frame” disguises itself as a piece of art. The latest edition of “The Frame” utilizes a matte, anti-reflection display. The one-inch-thick screen can stream all your favorite TV shows and movies and can seamlessly transition to Art Mode to display your favorite paintings and photographs. Opt for the 2021 model to save some cash.

65″ Samsung ‘The Frame’ QLED TV 2022, $2,000

75″ Samsung ‘The Frame’ QLED TV 2022, $3,000

43″ ‘The Frame’ smart TV, $850 (regularly $1,000)

85″ ‘The Frame’ smart TV, $3,300 (regularly $4,300)

Soma Cool Nights jogger pajama set

Soma Cool Nights Jogger Pajama Set

A new pair of PJs is always welcome. This super soft and breathable set has a classic look. Find it in sizes XS to XXL.

Soma Cool Nights jogger pajama set, $80

Café Bellissimo semi-automatic espresso machine


Is mom a serious coffee fanatic? This powerhouse espresso machine from Café offers the option to customize flavor with 15 grind settings from coarse to fine. It also features a built-in, 180-degree rotatable steam wand. A huge extra perk? It looks gorgeous sitting in your kitchen with its sophisticated and sleek looks. It’s available in white, matte black and stainless steel, all with copper accents.  

Café Bellissimo semi-automatic espresso machine, $539 (reduced from $679)

Frances Austen lantern sleeve crop cardigan

Frances Austen Lantern Sleeve Crop Cardigan
Frances Austen

Treat mom to a 100% cashmere cardigan. This rib-knit style from Frances Austen has a slightly cropped fit and comes in three colors. 

Frances Austen lantern sleeve crop cardigan, $425

Nespresso Vertuo Plus: $159

Nestle Nespresso via Amazon

Mom will love this top-of-the-line Nespresso. This Nestle coffee device adapts its pressure, temperature and brewing time to make you the perfect cup of coffee and espresso. The on-sale Nespresso Vertuo Plus includes a complimentary starter set of Nespresso Vertuo capsules. 

Nespresso Vertuo Plus, $159 (regularly $189)

Echelon Connect Sport indoor cycling exercise bike

Peloton alternative: Echelon Connect Sport indoor cycling exercise bike
Echelon via Walmart

This exercise bike has 32 manual resistance levels and does not come with a tablet. It has adjustable toe cage pedals.

The bike comes with a free 30-day trial of Echelon Fitness’ premier membership via an app. It gives you and up to four others access to thousands of live and on-demand fitness classes. Members also get access to FitPass, Echelon’s equipment-free membership, which offers HIIT, yoga, strength training and more classes. After this trial, memberships start at $20 a month. 

Echelon Connect Sport indoor cycling exercise bike, $397 ($599)

Aura Carver Luxe HD smart digital picture frame

Aura Store via Amazon

This luxe-looking digital frame allows you to upload, share and display photos with mom, grandma, aunties and more across Aura’s collaborative photo sharing app. 

The best part of this gift is that it can be preloaded with precious memories and even your recipient’s Wi-Fi information. Once your mom turns on the frame, they can see personalized messages and photos in HD 1920×1200 resolution. 

Aura Carver Luxe HD smart digital picture frame, $159 (regularly $199)

Cosori air fryer oven combo (5.8 quart)


If mom has been hinting at wanting an air fryer, now’s the time to buy. The No. 1 best-selling Amazon air fryer is in stock right now. The Cosori air fryer features 13 different cooking functions that prepare your food at the best temperature and time for the most crisp and crunch. Cooking for more than one or two? According to the brand, the 5.8-quart basket can fit a whole five-pound chicken. The non-stick air fryer basket is removable and dishwasher safe. The top-rated air fryer comes in black, red and white. 

“This thing is so easy to clean and use,” say an enthused an Amazon customer who purchased the Cosori air fryer. “It has made cooking bacon the easiest thing ever, it’s great for reheating items or using it as a mini oven. It becomes a must-have item after you’ve gotten used to adding it to your cooking accessories. I’ll always have an air fryer from now on in my kitchen.”

Cosori air fryer oven combo (5.8 quart), $119

Lululemon Athletica Everywhere belt bag

Lululemon via Amazon

Lululemon’s super popular Everywhere belt bag is available at Amazon (though it’s cheaper if you order direct from Lululemon). The water-repellent bag can be worn like a fanny pack or like a cross body bag. It features multiple zippered pockets including a secret interior pocket for your important items such as a phone or your identification.

Lululemon Athletica Everywhere belt bag, $38

Diptyque candles


Give mom her most luxurious Mother’s Day ever. Diptyque candles are made in France and loved by celebrities including Meghan Markle. The brand’s best-selling Baies candle smells like freshly picked blackcurrant berries and rose. It has a burning time of 60 hours.

Diptyque candles, $70

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