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It can sometimes feel impossible to find the perfect gift for the person you want to celebrate most. Whether an aunt, a teacher, or another figure who helped mother and care for you at crucial crossroads in your life, Mother’s Day is the yearly reminder to pause and show them you appreciate their love.

Why gift sustainably?

When picking a Mother’s Day gift, choosing to go sustainable is key for doing good for the planet. Ethical and sustainably-made gifts are often made from eco-friendly and high quality materials that are produced under fair labor conditions. Meaning these gifts are built to last, helping cut down on excess waste. Gifting sustainable also helps minimize pollution, conserve natural resources, and promote social justice. By opting for sustainable gifts, you not only set a positive example for other gifters but also contribute to a more sustainable and responsible approach to gift-giving that benefits both the planet and society.

We’ve pulled together some of our favorite treats and goodies from sustainable brands that will help us celebrate guilt-free. From cozy knits to tasty snacks, innovative bouquets and whimsical decor, we’ve got you covered to find the perfect token of your love and appreciation for the mama in your life.

Looking for more gift ideas? Our guides on ethical jewelry, ordering plants online, natural wine subscriptions, and nonalcoholic drinks have got you covered!

1. The Staycation Short Robe, $40 | Pact

Available in three beautiful prints, this luxurious and cute robe from TGT fave Pact will make any day spent at home feel like a cozy staycation. The super soft jersey knit has pockets and a removable belt, and it’s made in a fair trade factory from GOTS certified organic cotton. Upgrade your mom’s morning coffee with this beautiful robe (psst, there are matching sleep pants if she’s into pairing her jammies!).

Customer Review | “I love this set so much that I bought all three and I have all of the pajamas from before as well. Since I work at home, these are my daily loungewear outfits unless people are coming by. :-)” – Margaux M. (Read all reviews.)

2. Square Meditation Cushion, $112 | Brentwood Home

Give the gift of mindfulness with this thoughtful meditation cushion from Brentwood Home! Handmade in Los Angeles with a vegan buckwheat fill encased in a GOTS-certified cotton cover, this supportive and versatile pillow adjusts to your body and provides natural and durable support wherever your practice takes you. Plus its square shape and low profile let’s you double up this cushion as a seat pillow! We guarantee your mama will breathe a sigh of relief after relaxing on this cushion.

Customer Review | “This has become a favorite in our home. I love meditating and reading on it! It’s truly well made and actually helps me sit correctly, to support my spine. Often, I will find my cat sleeping on it, too. Highly recommend!” – Tabitha H. (Read all reviews.)

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3. Variety Snacking Gems, $33 | Hu Kitchen Chocolates

Does Mama have a sweet tooth? Gift her these high-quality snacking gems, the perfect fix for when the afternoon snack attack hits. With only the simplest, finest ingredients (no refined sugar, sugar alcohols, or soy lecithin, for starters), these organic, fair trade, gluten-free chocolates come in perfectly portioned single-serving size bags. The dark chocolate gems are dreamy, vegan, and the perfect way to tell your mom to treat herself.

Customer Review | “I’m on a special diet for chronic illness and I’m not supposed to eat sugar. The ingredients in HU chocolate are so clean, nutritionally it’s like eating food not dessert. But it’s yummy and sure satisfies like dessert. These little gems give me energy when I’m wiped and give me emotional support when I’m at my rope’s end. I just love them.” – Cari A. (Read all reviews.)

4. Mama Pendant, $95–$1,295 | Brilliant Earth

Looking to really splurge this year on something she’ll treasure forever? We love this gorgeous necklace from sustainable jewelry brand Brilliant Earth. With the word “mama” in a timeless script, this piece comes in sterling silver or 14K yellow gold (and even a diamond option!), and is ethically made from recycled precious metals. If you act fast, you can receive a pair of diamond stud earrings through 5/3. (Mommy and me is not just for littles!)

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5. Pom Flower Bouquet, $39 | VERLOOP

Want the ceremony of cut flowers without the expiration date? We love this pom flower bouquet from VERLOOP. Perfect for the quirky, fun mama who loves a good knit, these colorful poms are made from deadstock acrylic yarn and set on sturdy yet flexible 12″ wire. Coming in two colorways that help provide a pop of vibrancy to any room, there are six poms in each bouquet. Pop ’em in a milk glass vase, and your mom can enjoy them for years to come.

6. Bed Sheet Sets, $168–$1,284 | Boll & Branch

All of us — and especially our mothers — are deserving of a comfy and soothing night of rest, and Boll & Branch makes it easy with their luxurious bed sheet sets! Made from 100% long-staple organic cotton, these sheets are soft to the touch, are extremely breathable, and offer a laid-back, lived-in softness like no other. Each Boll & Branch product is fully traceable and crafted without any harsh chemicals making them the perfect present for the eco-luxury lover in your life.

Customer Review | “I am really enjoying both the signature and the vintage washed sheets. My bed is heavenly! They are well made, soft, and not hot to sleep in. I am very pleased with this purchase.” – Amy B. (Read all reviews.)

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7. Mosser Glass Bathing Beauty Dish, $37–$46 | Food 52

It’s all in the details, and these adorable little glass dishes are the perfect blend of practical and whimsical. Help your mama create a gorgeous moment with her jewelry on her nightstand, or add a fun point of interest to the hand soap in the powder room with these dishes shaped like bathing beauties. Or if your mama is the entertaining type, use these to hold olives, nuts, after-dinner mints, or even toothpicks to make any tablescape just that much more festive.

Customer Review | “I love this dish. The color is so stunning and the pictures do not do it justice. 10/10” – Karine L. (Read all reviews.)

8. Cashmere Sweater, $50–$140 | Quince

For an essential gift she’ll be reaching for every day, we love Quince’s cashmere sweater collection. Available in a variety of cuts, styles, and colors with a relatively affordable price tag to go with it, the cashmere collection is the brand’s bestseller and we can see why! Starting at just $50, each sweater is crafted with 100% grade A Mongolian cashmere that is ethically produced. It’s also super lightweight for easy all-year-long use. With thousands of 5-star reviews, this one is a winner!  

Customer Review | “Incredibly soft and lush!! Unbeatable price – they make a great gift, too!” – Hayley R. (Read all reviews.)

9. Cotton Weighted Blanket, $199–$279 | Bearaby

Oh, we love a nap blanket at TGT, and the weighted one from Bearaby is a particular fave! Give your mom the gift of a warm bear hug for her afternoon snooze with this absolutely gorgeous, cozy blanket. Choose from six calming colors and four weights, all in beautifully knit organic cotton. Made without fillers, this gift is as luxurious and soft as they come.

Customer Review | “My husband surprised me with the blanket for my birthday. I had been really sick and the blanket birthday made me feel loved and kept me sleeping and resting well until I recovered. The blanket and I have bonded for life now. Healthier and happier and still loving this wonderful gift. I’m getting better sleep every night.” – Laura (Read all reviews.)

10. Classic Easy Tote, $268 | Cuyana

For the lady who likes to be prepared, you can’t go wrong with this timeless tote from Cuyana. Made to last a lifetime, this versatile and beautiful bag is soft, lightweight, and designed to go anywhere (we can personally attest!). Choose from six classic colorways that never go out of style, or pick from one of the limited-release palettes like terracotta, sage, or biscuit — perfect for the practical yet stylish mama who likes to stand out!

Customer Review | “I’ve had my tote for about 5 years and it still looks great with no scuffs or stains. I recommend the insert which keeps everything organized. I use this tote for work and it holds my laptop & accessories, cosmetics pouch, water bottle, wallet and glasses with room for a sweater. I would ordinarily be looking for new work tote by now but this bag is so timeless and I still love it.” – MK (Read all reviews.)