When it comes to buying gifts for our moms, it can be really intimidating. What do you give someone who gave you life (and loves to remind you of that fact)? Despite falling into a wide range of gifting categories, moms seem to have every excuse in the book for turning down even the prospect of a gift. If you've heard, "I don't need anything this holiday, except for you!" or "I already have too much," you're not alone. That's why we suggest getting a cheap gift for mom — that way, you can tell her it barely cost a thing, and you hope she enjoys her small token of holiday gratitude for being the best mom in the lands. Life debt repaid.
And if you've got aunties, grandmas, or even a mother-in-law expecting gifts this holiday season, we've heard your cries for help, too. From TikTok viral gadgets to delicate jewelry to (gasp!) sex toys, ahead, we've come up with a list of the 24 best cheap gifts for mom that will be sure to please every kind of mother figure out there. We promise there will be no disappointed faces this holiday season (yours included!) with these treats that clock in anywhere from $5 to $50.
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