There's still time. Although Mother's Day is here, you may still be able to score a gift if you opt for in-store pick up or go the gift card route. Keep in mind that cut-off times will vary based on your order destination. So the earlier you place your order, the better your chances of that gift arriving on time.
The National Retail Federation predicts the average person will spend $274 on a gift for mom this Mother's Day. That's higher than last year's record of $245. While we think mom deserves every bit — and more — your bank account may disagree.
Fortunately, there are still a few Mother's Day deals out there. We just advise your place your order now. Need a little inspiration? Make sure to check out our guide to the best Mother's Day gifts and Mother's Day flowers guide.
Last-minute Mother's Day gifts — Quick links
- 1-800-Flowers: 20% off via coupon "MOM"
- Amazon: last-minute deals from $19
- Apple Store: gifts w/ same-day delivery from $35
- Disney: 1-year subscription for for $79
- iGourmet: Mother's Day treats and baskets from $7
- Verizon: 25% off cases and accessories
- Walmart: last-minute gifts for delivery or pick-up from $5
Last-minute Mother's Day sales
Amazon eGift card: buy $50 card, get free $5 credit @ Amazon
Can't think of what to get mom? When all else fails, opt for an Amazon gift card. It may seem impersonal, but it means mom will be able to pick the gift she wants. Even better, Prime members who purchase $50 (or more) in Amazon eGift cards (in one order) can get a free $5 Amazon credit. This deal is valid through May 14 at 11:59 p.m. (PT) or while supplies last. It's a minor promo credit, but it's essentially free money you can get from Amazon.
Flowers: 20% off @ 1-800-Flowers
From rose bouquets to elegant cala lilies, 1-800-Flowers is taking 20% off select Mother's Day flowers via coupon code "MOM". The sale also includes treats like chocolates and strawberries, too.
Designer cell phone accessory sale: 25% off designer cases @ Verizon
Just in time for Mother's Day, Verizon is taking 25% off select accessories from Elizabeth James. The sale includes cases for both iPhone and Android smartphones.
Treats and baskets: express s&h for $9 @ Harry & David
If you don't want to go the flower route, Harry & David has a wide range of Mother's Day treats including fruit, wine, and truffle baskets. Use coupon "HD9" to pay just $9.99 for express shipping.
Bodum Pour Over Coffee Dripper: was $30 now $18 @ Amazon
The perfect Mother's Day deal for the coffee aficionado, the Bodum Pour Over Coffee Dripper lets you make the perfect cup of joe without having to leave your apartment. It features a fine mesh stainless steel filter that eliminates the need for paper filters. The 34-ounce coffee maker can make up to 8 cups of coffee. Prime members can get it with next-day shipping.
Mothers' Day same-day flowers: from $55 @ FTD
It happens to the best of us. If you need a gift that arrives asap, FTD has a wide range of flowers and chocolates that arrive same-day. Deals start from $55 and the flowers can arrive in a matter of hours. Just make sure to place your order ASAP.
Amazon Echo Show 8 (2021): was $129 now $74 @ Amazon
Keep in touch with mom using the Echo Show 8, which we named one of the best smart displays for budget-minded shoppers. It upgrades its predecessor's 1MP camera with a 13MP lens. The camera also has a wide-angle lens that can center you when you're on video calls.
Disney Plus Gift Card: 1-year for $79 @ Disney
Keep mom entertained throughout the entire year with a 12-month subscription to Disney Plus. They'll have access to content from Disney, Pixar, National Geographic, and more. Better yet, this gift arrives instantly and can be used immediately. That alone is worth the cost.
Renpho Shiatsu Foot Massager: was $191 now $99 @ Walmart
Mom deserves all the pampering in the world and this deep-kneading shiatsu massager is equipped with a rotation ball, rolling stick, and built-in heating to provide a comprehensive massage to mom's feet. It can accommodate all foot sizes
and its easy to control touch panel makes it easy to use.
Kindle Paperwhite (2021): was $139 now $109 @ Amazon
The Kindle Paperwhite is the best e-reader on the market. It features a 6.8-inch display, 300ppi resolution, 8GB of storage and weighs 7.2 ounces. The larger display, warmth options and USB-C charging are new features that make an already great e-reader even better.