Thoughtful Birthday Gifts for Mom She'll Love

When it comes to important people in your life, it’s not uncommon for moms to rise to the top. Essentially right from the start, she’s someone who has been with you through the ups and downs and is always there when you need some loving support. We know how hard they work on a daily basis to keep us safe. But, as her birthday rolls around each year, it’s not always an easy task to find her something that’s as thoughtful and meaningful as you’d like. So, what are good birthday gifts for Moms?

No matter what stage of life mom is in, whether you’re searching for a thoughtful gift for a wise and experienced mom, a new mom, a Godmother, or the most supportive friend who you happen to call mom, the Cratejoy marketplace is well stocked to cater to the desires of every type of mom!

From beautiful home decor and delicious treats to a spa day in a box or decadent bath products, this gift guide includes monthly boxes that deliver high-quality goods for women of all personality types. Does she love arts and crafts? Try The Adults & Crafts Crate it’s an excellent and fun birthday gift option. These boxes contain everything she'll need to learn new techniques and create trendy DIY projects like geometric wall art, wine caddies, and wreaths.

Selecting a thoughtful gift for your mom's birthday is a great way to show her that you care. You can never go wrong with a personalized gift that reflects her personality or interests. Whether she's into cooking, reading, or relaxing, there is always a gift that will make her feel special and loved.

To narrow your search, we’ve gone ahead and gathered up unique birthday gift ideas for moms that are sure to delight.


Perfect Pawtrait Dog Club

From $27.00 per box
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About the Gift Box: Maybe the birthday mama is a mom to four-legged fur babies, making PETure Perfect one of the best birthday gift ideas for her. Using real photos or portraits drawn by experienced artists, each month's box sends extra-special home goods featuring the furry faces that mom loves most. From coffee mugs and greeting cards, to cheese boards and Christmas stockings, each item is uniquely customized just for her.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. on the 4th day of the month

“I could not be more pleased with my first box. After a covid related shipping goof and a quick resolution by Claire, Box #1 finally arrived. She nailed Murphy's expression and his details - right down to his collar! I'm so impressed and can't wait to see what's next.” - Joanne R.


Life's a Wave BEACH box

From $56.33 per box
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About the Gift Box: Delight any beach-loving mama with a monthly gift subscription to the Life’s a Wave Box. Dedicated to delivering high-quality gift items while also supporting beach clean-up efforts, each box is packed with 5-8 handpicked items, including everything from beach totes and drinkware, to all-natural bath and body products, sea-inspired jewelry, edibles and eco-friendly reusables.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 9th-12th of each month

“We really love this box - beautiful and fun items, well-curated. Always exciting to get the next box :-)”- Lynn S.


The Adults & Crafts Crate

From $32.00 per box
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About the Gift Box: Subscribers love the inspiration and creativity packed inside The Adults & Crafts Crate, and if mom is into getting crafty, it'll make a fun and unique birthday gift. Each monthly box sends all that's needed to learn new techniques and craft a trendy DIY project, like geometric wall art, wine caddies, and wreaths, including everything from materials and tools, to accessories and easy-to-follow instructions.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 15th-20th of the month

“I would give more than 5 stars if possible! The boxes are excellent and have quality products. I'm not a full on (or talented) arts and crafts girl, but I got the subscription for myself because I wanted to try something new. Now I can't wait to get the next box to see what I get to try. I love them and will be resubscribing again soon.” - Renita H.


Uncorked Box Monthly

From $35.00 per box
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About the Gift Box: Help mom say sip sip hooray for another year down with the Uncorked Box, a quarterly subscription service that's curated by wine lovers, for wine lovers. Set the scene for a relaxing night at home with a box filled with 5-7 humorous and fun wine-themed goodies, like candles, coasters, socks, stemware, corkscrews, bottle stoppers, jewelry, kitchen accessories, snacks and more!

Shipping: Shipping now to select countries from the U.S.

"Halloween themed to the max including spider webs and little fake spiders. Packaged wonderfully and I was also impressed that she packed 10 items in there! The tea towel itself retails for $18 and is cute as heck, so I definitely felt like I got my money's worth." - Gina T.


Unplugged Adult Fiction Monthly Box

From $43.00 per box
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About the Gift Box: Nowadays, it seems that everyone can use a little reminder to disconnect from digital media and mom is no different. A perfect birthday gift that can send that gentle reminder is the Unplugged Book Box. Each month's themed box sends 1 hardcover YA or adult new release, plus 4-6 bookish novelty or self-care items, including seasonal accessories, treats, candles and bath goodies.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except for select countries during the 1st week of each month

“This was such a great box/deal. I loved everything that came, and it was such a delight.”- Meghan B.


Finders Seekers Mysteries

From $26.40 per box
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About the Gift Box: Give mom a game night to remember with Finders Seekers Mysteries. Each monthly box brings plenty of fun by engaging the mind with a mystery that's just waiting to be solved. Whether she opts to play with a group or go solo, a new city and culture will come to life and players will face challenging puzzles and complex codes that need to be worked out and unraveled to solve the month's mystery.

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 23rd of the month

“I received this Escape Room box for Christmas, and I had so much fun playing it! I highly recommend it for family night or game nights with friends!” - Shelbie T