Searching for the perfect 50th birthday gifts for Mom? Relax – I’ve got you covered. You’ll find 25 thoughtful and unique gift ideas in this helpful guide.
I’ve picked presents that suit a wide range of personalities and hobbies. Scroll down our list and find the perfect gift for her milestone birthday.
Fitbit Versa 3 Smartwatch
Is your mom a fitness fanatic? Then this health and fitness smartwatch is the perfect way to help her stay motivated. GPS tracking provides live stats on all her runs, rides, and other outdoor adventures. The built-in heart monitor will show just how hard she’s working.
At the end of a workout, it’ll sync data to her favorite fitness app. She’ll find the other regular smartwatch features useful too. This is an awesome birthday present for active moms.
Pandora Moments Heart Clasp Charm Bracelet
If you want to buy a meaningful gift for your mother’s 50th birthday, this Pandora bracelet is a beautiful idea. The sterling silver charm bracelet has a heart-shaped clasp and room for 20 charms.
The beauty of this gift is that you can choose from 1000s of charms to make it truly unique. Imagine how happy your mom would be to receive this gift with a charm from each family member.
Keurig K-Cafe Coffee Maker
This coffee maker is the ideal gift for busy moms who like to kick start their day with caffeine. The flexible pod-based machine will create her favorite coffee in seconds. The built-in milk frother will help her achieve barista-style lattes and cappuccinos.
On hot summer days, it’ll also make delicious iced drinks. There are 100s of pods to try – so you could treat her to a coffee pod variety pack too. This is an excellent gift for caffeine-fuelled mothers.
Lavender Spa Set
Pamper your mom with this relaxing lavender spa gift set. It contains 8 luxurious products that will refresh her body and revitalize her mind. She’ll receive bath bombs, shower gel, body butter, and lots more.
The products contain natural ingredients that will moisturize and nourish her skin. Everything comes in a cute bathtub basket that she can use for other items long after the contents are gone.
Apple AirPods Pro
If your mother enjoys listening to music, she’ll love Apple’s Airpods Pro earphones. They’re wireless, allowing her to stream music from her phone, tablet, or computer.
These earphones sound great and have a stylish design that isn’t overly flash. Your mom will love how the AirPods cancel out background noise. She’ll be able to enjoy her favorite songs in a busy office, on a packed train, or in a noisy family home.
Wine Gift Set
Does your mom like to relax with a glass of wine? Then this is a fabulous 50th birthday gift idea. The set includes an electric wine bottle opener, an aerator, and a vacuum pump to keep things fresh.
A sleek charging base keeps all of the accessories organized. It also ensures the bottle opener never runs flat. Everything has a stainless steel finish that looks great on any bar or kitchen counter. Your mom is bound to enjoy her wine more with this gift.
AeroGarden Harvest Indoor Herb Garden
This indoor herb grower is a fantastic birthday gift for moms who love to cook. She’ll be able to grow fresh herbs and veggies right inside the kitchen. No green thumb required – it tells you when to add water or plant food.
Plants come in pods that mom simply has to insert into 1 of 6 spaces in the device. The highly efficient water-based system will do the rest. Mom will love having home-grown ingredients for her meals.
Vintage Candy Co. 50th Birthday Gift Box
If your mom has a sweet tooth, she’ll adore this vintage candy gift box. It’s packed full of over 40 delicious treats she’ll remember from her childhood. The flavors, smells, and colorful wrappers will bring back many happy memories.
Inside the box, there’s an extra surprise. There's a mock newspaper listing major events that happened the year your mother was born. This is an awesome 50th birthday gift for nostalgic moms.
Trying to find the ultimate gift for mothers who love jewelry? Then this jewelry box is a fantastic option. It has 2 drawers and lots of other compartments to keep her collection safe and organized.
There’s also a pull-out travel case that’s ideal for moms who are always on the go. She’ll have places to hang pendants, pockets for rings, and lots of other areas with handy dividers. She’ll think of you every time she goes to use it.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
Amazon’s latest Kindle Paperwhite is the ideal birthday gift for moms who love reading. She’ll have access to over 2 million books and audio titles in the Amazon library.
The backlit display is comfortable to read in any light and offers up to 10 weeks of use on a single charge. This model is waterproof, so she can enjoy her favorite book in the bath without worry. It’s a great present for mothers who love a good book.
Customizable Photo Collage Frame
Want to buy your mom a sentimental gift that will brighten up her home? Then this photo collage frame is an awesome idea. It has space for 8 photos and a customizable letterboard.
Add to the surprise by picking out some photos she loves and putting them in the frame before you wrap it. Don’t forget to add a message that will make her smile too. “Happy Birthday, Mom” will work if you’re stuck for ideas.
Cosori Air Fryer Oven
If your mother is trying to eat more healthily, an air fryer is a thoughtful gift idea she’ll adore. She can enjoy all of her favorite fried foods with up to 85% less fat.
This model is super easy to use and has one-touch settings for the most common types of food. It comes with a recipe book packed with over 100 delicious meal ideas. It’s a great present for busy moms who want to cook convenient, healthy food.
Colored Pencils Set
Artistic moms will love this 120-piece colored pencil set. The pencils are named, numbered, and arranged in color families for easy selection. She’ll have every hue she could ever need for her artwork.
They’re split over 3 tiers in a presentation box that doubles as a travel case. People say this set is a joy to use and suited to beginners and experienced artists alike. Your mother will adore this gift, whether she’s coloring in or drawing her own masterpieces.
Sterling Silver 5 Circle Necklace
Trying to find a beautiful gift for mom that commemorates her 50th birthday? Then this sterling silver 5 circle necklace is a fabulous idea. Each of the 5 interlinked circles represents a decade of her life.
The elegant gift box carries a simple, thoughtful 50th birthday message. The stylish yet subtle design makes it something your mom can wear every day. She’ll be reminded of the sweet sentiment behind the necklace every time she does.
Tile Pro Tracking Tags
If your mom is always losing her keys, these Tile Pro tracking tags will make her busy life a little bit easier. Attach them to her keys, purse, and any other important items.
The next time she can’t find a tagged item, the Tile phone app will help her track it down in no time. It works over a Bluetooth connection to find items that are within 120’. The tags can help to locate her phone too.
Aromatherapy Diffuser & Essential Oil Set
Help your mom relax after a long day with this aromatherapy diffuser gift set. It comes with a selection of 10 essential oils. These include lavender, tea tree, lemongrass, and more.
This diffuser uses a heat-free process to retain all of the oil’s therapeutic properties. It also creates a soothing light show and has a built-in timer function. The diffuser's stylish wooden finish makes it a beautiful feature in any room. This is a great gift for stressed moms.
Yoga Mat & Accessory Set
This yoga mat gift set is perfect for any mother who practices yoga or wants to start. The extra-thick mat will protect her back, knees, and elbows from the hard floor. It’s easy to roll away and comes with a carrying strap for easy transport to classes.
The rest of the set includes yoga blocks, towels, and a stretch strap. Mom will have everything she needs for a yoga class in 1 color-coordinated kit.
Bamboo Bathtub Tray
If your mom enjoys a long soak in the tub, this bathtub caddy tray is a wonderful gift idea. The bamboo tray will put all of her me-time essentials within arms reach.
There’s a wine glass slot, tablet or book stand, and a cutout for her cell or some candles. The tray has an expanding center section, so it’ll fit most bathtubs easily. Your mom will be forever grateful for this thoughtful relaxation present.
Is your mom always trying to stay on top of her to-do list? Then Amazon’s Echo smart speaker could be the present she’s been dreaming of. She’ll love asking her voice assistant, Alexa, to add items to her shopping list and update her schedule.
This model has a built-in clock, so it’s perfect for her nightstand. Alexa integrates with a whole host of other smart devices. Mom can turn off lights or adjust the thermostat using voice commands.
Cotton Jersey Pajamas
Give your mother the gift of a great night’s sleep with these comfortable cotton pajamas. The luxurious, double-brushed material will feel super soft against her skin. They look great, so she’ll want to wear them on lazy days around the house too.
The pajamas are available in a variety of colors and patterns. Make sure you pick her favorite – it’s your opportunity to show her how well you know her. It’s a lovely gift idea for your mom.
Diamond Stud Earrings
Searching for an extra special gift for your mother’s 50th birthday? Then this pair of diamond stud earrings are an incredible option. This unique design features 16 smaller diamonds. Combined, they look like a much larger stone.
The ½ carat diamond stones are set in elegant sterling silver stems. They come in a cute gift box that’s ready to give. It’s the ideal present to add a bit of sparkle to your mom’s birthday party outfit.
If your mom is always jotting down notes or likes to keep a journal, she’ll love this adorable notebook. There are 13 designs to choose from, each with a different animal print on the cover.
The tactile cover is made from vegan leather. It has a handy pocket at the back for loose notes, receipts, and business cards. Other features include a bookmark and elastic closure. This is a practical gift she’ll want to carry with her everywhere.
Crochet Cute Critters Book
Creative grandmothers who enjoy spoiling their grandchildren will love “Crochet Cute Critters.” This book is a step-by-step guide to making 26 stuffed toys grandkids will adore. The giraffe and jellyfish plushies are my favorites.
The book’s easy-to-follow instructions are perfect for new and advanced crocheters alike. If your mom is just starting out, you could also buy her a crochet kit. Your mother will have a great time making toys for her baby’s baby.
50th Birthday Wish Jar
Looking to buy a sentimental gift for your mom’s birthday? Then this 50th birthday wish jar is a unique idea. Place it somewhere at your mother’s birthday party and encourage guests to write a wish or memory for the jar.
At the end of the evening, your mom will have a personalized gift full of notes from her favorite people. She’ll enjoy many hours reading through all of the delightful comments.
Amazon Gift Card
If you still haven’t found the perfect 50th birthday gift for mom, an Amazon gift card is a great backup plan. It comes in a luxury gold gift box that she’ll want to keep for her jewelry.
A gift card allows your mom to pick out something special now or save it towards a larger purchase in the future. Gift cards start at $50, never expire, and include free one-day shipping with any order.