Best Gift Cards for Mother’s Day 2022

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Some moms are nearly impossible to buy – and for those moms, a gift card can be the perfect Mother’s Day gift. It might not be the most inventive idea, but at least mom can choose something she really likes. (Plus, gift cards are especially handy if you’re not seeing your mom in person for Mother’s Day, as you can email them up until the last minute.) To that end, we’ve put together 32 gift cards that appeal to all kinds of moms. Whether she’s a world traveler, book lover, home chef, plant fanatic, skincare obsessive, or something else entirely, you’ll find a great option below.

Etsy Gift Card

If your mom loves handmade jewelry, an Etsy gift card will help her choose the perfect piece.

Mejuri Gift Card

When we tested a bunch of direct-to-consumer jewelry brands, Mejuri was one of our favorites, making it the perfect place for your mom to pick up some everyday gems.

Catbird Gift Card

Catbird specializes in jewelry but also offers a unique assortment of beauty products and home accessories.

Nordstrom Gift Card

Perfect for the mom who wants to refresh her wardrobe with new clothes, jewelry or shoes.

Warp + Weft Gift Voucher
Everlane Gift Card

Give the gift of a linen shirt, shorts or tote bag that she will use every day.

    Lululemon E-Gift Card

Whether your mom is an elite athlete or just loves activewear, Lululemon has plenty of options.

Levi's Gift Card

You can never go wrong with a classic pair of Levi’s. The wide variety of sizes, fits and washes means your mum is bound to find something she loves from the historic denim brand.

Baggu Gift Card
Buck Mason Gift Card

If your mother could use high basics, it’s well documented that Strategist staffers love Buck Mason t-shirts. The brand also offers a wide range of outerwear, shirts and pants.

Madewell eGift Card

With a gift card from Madewell, your mom can buy a tried-and-true pair of jeans or buy the brand’s leather tote, which made our list of women’s wardrobe essentials because the cool women we know swear it’s a great bag for the job. and everyday life.

Sephora gift card

With a Sephora gift card, mom can stock up on her favorite skincare products or try on new makeup to experiment with her look.

Ulta Beauty Gift Card

A gift card similar to Sephora’s but perfect for Ulta stans.

Soko Glam Gift Card

If your mom loves K-beauty, look no further – Soko Glam offers dozens of different brands.

Beauty Credo Gift Card

If your mom prefers natural beauty products, Credo has an extensive collection.

Pholk Beauty Gift Card
Golde Digital Gift Card

Golde offers skin care products as well as supplements to give mom a beautiful glow.

Monthly subscription to Criterion Channel

Criterion’s streaming catalog features a large and ever-changing selection of classic and foreign films that will be especially appealing if your mom is a movie buff.

Audible subscription

An Audible gift card is a great choice for bookworms who don’t have room for another hardcover. Membership will give your mom three titles per month (one audiobook and two Audible originals) plus 30% off any additional titles.

Library Gift Card

With a Bookshop gift card, your mom can buy a new page turner and support a local bookstore at the same time.

ClassPass Gift Card

Whether your mom loves virtual yoga or Pilates, a ClassPass gift card will provide the fitness experience of her choice.

Metrograph Membership

If your mom loves arthouse cinema but doesn’t live near New York’s Metrograph Theater, a “Metrograph at Home” membership will give her access to virtual screenings with one-night-only presentations by special guests, as well as an assortment of movies organized by the theater and available on request. A gift membership is $50 for a year (or you can sign up your mom yourself for $5 a month).

Laine and the gang gift card

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For the mom who got back into knitting during the pandemic.

Yowie Virtual Gift Card

If your mom is always on the lookout for new and interesting homewares, Yowie has vases, miniature lamps, and many other options.

Parachute Digital Gift Card

Parachute offers the gift of comfortable bedding, and the brand’s plush mattress topper is a favorite of strategists.

Brooklinen Gift Card
The Sill gift card

If your mother has a green thumb, the Sill bears a number of statutory plants.

Food52 Gift Card

Moms who love to cook will love Food52’s huge selection of puffy kitchen utensils and staples.

Goldbelly Gift Card

If mom is a foodie, she’ll appreciate being able to order from some of the best restaurants in the country (no matter where she lives).

Winc Gift Card

Winc’s wine delivery service is a thoughtful idea for a mom who loves a good glass of red, white or rosé.

Airbnb Gift Card

If your mom needs a boost to take time to rest and relax, an Airbnb gift card might inspire her.

REI Gift Card

With an REI Gift Card, your mom can choose all the outdoor and camping gear she might need.

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Michael N. Clark