14 Gift Ideas to Spoil a New (and Likely Tired) Mom
Finding the right present for a new mom can be tricky, especially when it comes to first Mother's Day gifts. You'll want something that they can put to good use, something that will help them during this busy time. But you also want to make sure that the present is strictly for her — that baby's getting enough gifts and attention. If there’s anyone who deserves a little extra TLC, it’s got to be the new mamas who, in the midst of taking care of a new life, also need to find a way to take care of themselves.
To help you nail down those perfect gifts for new moms, check out our curated roundup of presents. From gifts that will help transform her home into a spa to totes that can corral everything from lip balm to diapers, these items will remind her that she can conquer the world in style — even when she's sleep-deprived.
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Diptyque Car Diffuser
This luxury diffuser attaches to your car's air conditioner and the intensity of the scent can easily be adjusted.
La Mer The Treatment Lotion
Every drop of this lotion will make her feel spoiled. The rich, silky formula includes a cell-renewing technology that smooths and soothes skin.
Skin Yvette Faux-Fur Robe
She'll feel like the queen of the house every time she wraps up in this plush robe. The fluffy faux-fur finish feels just as cozy as any blanket.
Carved Solutions Original Soap Trio
Even if she doesn't have time to take a long bath, these monogrammed, vegetable-based soaps will make her bathroom look like a spa.
Savor Beauty 1-Minute Ritual Total Hydration Skincare Kit
Savor Spa, an amazing organic spa in N.Y.C.’s West Village, packages all-natural skincare products under its in-house label Savor Beauty. Each one of the best-selling serums is numbered for an easy-to-follow skincare routine, and are perfect for ladies who keep tabs on the ingredients in their beauty products.
Charlotte Tilbury Luxury Palette Colour Coded Eye Shadow
Makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury’s eye-brightening palette packs four powders that, together, create a polished, subtly made-up look. Each powder blends effortlessly with any skin tone and will help any busy mama fake a full night's rest in five minutes or less.
Sunbasket Meal Delivery Set
Sometimes the greatest gift for a new mom is the gift of convenience. Set up a delivery from Sun Basket and your new parents will have fresh, organic ingredients delivered to their door, along with step-by-step recipes to whip up nutritionally balanced meals in under 30 minutes.
Cuyana Oversized Carryall Tote
This is the bag that mom-of-seven Angelina Jolie is always spotted carrying. The chic leather tote is the perfect companion for moms on the go, and is big enough to stash everything she needs for herself and the little one. Plus, you can get it monogrammed, if that’s her style.
Tata Harper Skincare Set
Stars like Gwyneth Paltrow swear by Tata Harper’s skincare products, which are effective and 100 percent non-toxic. Get your fave new mom hooked on this all-natural line with this seven-piece set that will introduce her to all the essentials.
Ugg Fluff III Flip-Flop Slippers
These cashmere slippers will help pamper the mom who's constantly on her toes.
CozyChic Lite® Circle Cardigan
This circle cardigan with nearly 3,000 five-star reviews will make her feel sophisticated even if she’s rocking it with a spit-up-stained tee underneath.
Belly Bandit Ultimate Labor & Delivery Kit
Help make sure she has everything she needs when its time to head to the hospital. This set will take some of the packing stress away, with disposable nursing pads, hand sanitizer, and a portable cell phone charger.
Bang Olufsen Beoplay A1
This sleek bluetooth speaker will allow the new mom to take calls or listen to music with a hands-free experience. The compact size makes it easy to toss in a bag and take everywhere.
Chanel Extrait de Camélia Pendant
Nothing says ‘Thank you for bringing life into this world’ like Chanel fine jewelry.