Mother's Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day Gift Guide

This Mother's Day, send mom some love and thoughtful gifts with Basket Case Gift Shop! We have everything you need to create a gorgeous gift that is completely customized with her favorite things. All of our gifts come wrapped and include a personalized note, so you can tell mom just how much you care.

 Below are our recommendations for Mother's Day gifts at every price point.  Keep in mind that you can also create your own perfect gift using our Create Your Own Gift Basket page.

Gifts Under $30:

Our small gestures are all under $30 and include many different options.  Our top choices for moms are:

Flower Power: for the pro-gardener mom who isn't afraid to get her hands dirty!  This gift includes Sister Bees 'Bee Food' Wildflower Seeds, PaddyWax Eucalyptus Santal body balm, and a floral tea towel

Vanilla Sunday: For the mom who enjoys a delightful scents and bad puns.  This gift includes PaddyWax Rosewood Vanilla Bar Soap & Wash and a Root Tobacco Vanilla candle with matches.

Gifts Under $50:

All of our gift baskets come in three sizes: Petite, Standard & Grand to accommodate all budgets.  All of our petite baskets fit this price point.  Our favorites for moms are:

Homebody: This is perfect for the sentimental mom!  You can customize this gift and put your own photo in the frame.  Just email it to us after you order, and we'll print the photo out and frame it for you. This basket includes a customizable frame, lemon tea towel, West Town Bakery ranch cashews, and PaddyWax Eucalyptus Santal bar soap.

Sweet Tooth: For the mom who has everything, including a healthy appetite for sweet treats! This basket features products from some of our favorite local Chicagoland vendors. It includes West Town Bakery pistachio clusters, and milk chocolate covered oreos, dark chocolate sea salt caramels and Pecan Myrtles from Long Grove Confectionery.

Gifts Under $70:

The standard size of our gift baskets all fall under this price point.  Our top picks for mom are:

Afternoon Tea: This gift basket is a delightful mix of tea time accessories and treats to make every mom happy.  It includes lemon tea cookies, Rishi Jade Cloud tea, a hand-painted mug, a floral tea towel and Sister Bees raw wildflower honey.

Rose Colored Glasses: For the optimistic mom who loves pink, this gift basket is sure to be a hit! It includes Rifle Paper Co Rosa pocket notebooks & keychain, Latika Body Essentials shower steamers, a rose-colored, stemless wine glass, Michel hand cream, and Long Grove Confectionery dark chocolate sea salt caramels. 

Gifts Under $100:

The Grand size of gift baskets all fall under this price point.  If you are working with a larger budget, here are the gift baskets we'd recommend:

Bibliophile: This is the best gift for the moms who love to read.  It can feature a book of your choice! This basket also includes: assorted Rishi teas, Rifle Paper Co Rosa pocket notebooks, a PaddyWax library candle, a hand-painted mug, and Sister Bees raw wildflower honey.

Brunch Bunch: Give the gift of a wonderful morning with this basket full of brunch favorites.  It includes: Metropolis La Cordillera Roast, Bang Bang Pie Shop's future biscuit mix & hot sauce, a blue-striped tea towel, Sister Bees lemon creamed honey, Stonewall Kitchen jam and Paddywax rosewood vanilla bar soap.

Spa Day: Last but not least: who doesn't love a spa day at home?  This gift basket is the perfect relaxing gift for busy moms.  It includes: Latika Body Essentials shower steamers & bath bomb, Ænon's body scrub & face masks, Syzygy Atelier Stiff & Sore bath salts, PaddyWax rosewood vanilla bar soap & eucalyptus body balm, and LAW Beauty Essentials nail polish.

Thank you for reading our list!  If you have any questions or need help creating something special, contact us directly at

Leave a comment

Please note, comments need to be approved before they are published.