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Moms deserve all the love – 13 thoughtful Valentine's Day gifts that aren't flowers

All the gifts to wow the mom in your life.
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Moms do so much for us. And while we like to think we show them appreciation throughout the year, most of us could manage to do a little more — like surprise them with some extra love on holidays.

For Valentine's Day, it's nice to treat your mom to a little extra TLC. But rather than give her a boring old bouquet that you just picked up at the farmer’s market, consider gifting her one of these Valentine's Day gifts that goes beyond flowers. And believe us, she'll likely appreciate the extra thoughtfulness you put into getting her a unique gift this year.

Whether you're a mom and are looking for ways to spoil yourself (which we support!) or you want to gift your own mom or friend who is a mom something special for Valentine's Day, we have rounded up 13 gifts that are sure to wow. For the mom who enjoys cooking or just likes to dress cozy, we have all of the gifts to make her feel loved this Valentine's Day.

Scroll below to see all 13 picks in home, fashion, beauty and more.

Valentine's Day gifts for mom

Sizikato Heart-Shaped Porcelain Souffle Dishes

Help mom whip up some souffles in style with these super cute, heart-shaped porcelain souffle dishes. They come in a set of four and in tranquil colors including light blue, light pink, and white.

Paddywax Impressions Artisan Hand-Poured Scented Candle

Love a good candle moment — this pick from Paddywax has notes of cinnamon, tobacco flower, and vanilla, and will easily show mom how much you care with every whiff she gets when it’s lit.

The Comfortable Kitchen Cookbook

The Instagram food influencer behind the Defined Dish released her second cookbook in late December and was, unsurprisingly, a winner. For any moms out there who love to cook (or hate to cook and need easier recipes to follow), this book will be her Bible.

Quince Mongolian Cashmere Crewneck Sweater

This cashmere sweater has a relaxed fit, making it easy to layer or wear on its own. It's also over 50% off and available in 13 colors, including a pastel pink that's perfect for the holiday.

Charlotte Tilbury Mini Iconic Lip Wardrobe - Matte Revolution Quad

These super cute, mini Matte Revolution lipsticks from Charlotte Tilbury are the perfect shades to add a little bit of glam to mom’s makeup wardrobe. Featuring award-winning shades like Pillow Talk Original and Medium, berry-rose Walk of No Shame, and ruby-red Red Carpet Red, this is the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for any mom who loves a great lip color.

navyBLEU Charlotte Long Sleeve/Pant Pajama Set

You really can’t go wrong with a great set of adorable PJs. This pick from navyBLEU features a beautiful blue floral pattern, is 100% cotton, has an elastic waistband and drawstring, and is long sleeve — perfect for those chilly winter nights at home.

ASCENTION ​​Ascent To Love With Rose Quartz Crystal

Infused with an authentic, fair-trade Rose Quartz, this wellness fragrance will help mom embrace more self-love. The scent features red currants, strawberries, vanilla and musk, and looks beautiful on a vanity table, too.

Girlfriend Collective High Waist 7/8 Leggings

For the mom who is always rocking her leggings, this pair from Girlfriend Collective features a high waist with extra support and compression. Not only do they look and feel great, but we love that the material is cut from fabric made from recycled water bottles—so mom can look fab while also helping the planet, too.

MERIT The Essentials Face Set

This is a beautiful makeup set for the mom who likes a more natural, lightweight makeup look. Featuring a full-size Shade Slick Tinted Lip Oil in Marrakech, a full-size Flush Balm Cream Blush in Raspberry Beret, and a mini version of the Clean Lash Mascara, this Valentine’s Day gift will easily win over mom’s heart.

IVY Health Tracker

Forget the ugly health trackers for your mom this Valentine’s Day. Instead, opt for a super chic one, like this pick from Bellabeat. Considering the IVY looks just like a stylish bracelet, no one will be able to tell that your mom is wearing a high-tech health tracker; the IVY can track your menstrual cycle, sleep, steps, workouts, heart rate, and so much more.

Sunday Riley Power Couple Advanced Retinol and Lactic Acid Duo

Give your mom the gift of great skin with this duo from Sunday Riley. Featuring their best-selling Good Genes All-In-One Lactic Acid Treatment and Luna Retinol Sleeping Night Oil, this set will help brighten the appearance of dark spots and discoloration while smoothing out the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, according to the brand.

Canopy Diffuser

If your mom loves essential oils but hates dealing with cleaning the diffuser all the time, this one from Canopy is a great option for her. It features waterless technology (read: no messy clean up), three fan speeds, can diffuse up to 400 square feet, and can be customized for short or long-term diffusion, depending on your preference, according to the brand.

Cloud Massage Shiatsu Foot Massager Machine

Help your mom relax after a long day with this bestselling foot massager from Cloud Massage. It not only relieves pain, but can also improve blood flow, reduce inflammation, and stimulate muscle recovery.

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