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40 Mother's Day gifts for the cool aunt who has it all

We found fun gifts to make the best aunt ever feel extra special.
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You've got a gift for your mom, your grandma and your sister but now you're missing another family member: your aunt! With Mother's Day just a few weeks away, finding the right present for the mother figures in your life can be exhausting. Fortunately, there is something unique for every kind of cool aunt out there.

The best thing about aunts is that they serve as an extra cheerleader in your corner, a support system when your mother is not around and a great advisor for life's conundrums. In the end, the aunt is that special family member that is there to guide you through every stage of your life while celebrating your milestones.

Whether she lives far away or resides just around the block, Shop TODAY has scored the most inspirational Mother's Day gifts to show her how much you care. If you're looking for affordable gifts or something unique, here is a selection of accessories, home goods, beauty and personalized finds for every kind of auntie.

Mother's Day gifts for aunts

Madewell Organic Cotton Bandana

Is your aunt a fashionista? Few accessories are as chic and versatile as a little scarf tied around a bag handle, wrapped around the neck or worn as a headband. And you don't have to break the bank to find a cute option — this one from Madewell is even on sale right now! We wouldn't blame you if you snag a matching one for yourself, too.

Personalized Coffee Mug

For the newfound aunt, this mug will be the perfect introduction into the Cool Aunts' Club.

Personalized Chopsticks

For the foodie aunt, these personalized reusable chopsticks are a unique and budget-friendly idea. They can be engraved with her name or a short and sweet message and come with a pouch of your choosing.

Cleverfy Shower Steamers

The Shop TODAY team has been singing the praises of these nifty little shower steamers for ages. They make a great gift because they allow her to create some "me" time in her routine, work with any shower or bathtub setup and smell totally amazing.

Matching Aunt and Mini Sweatshirts

If she loves dressing up her niece as her mini me, this matching set for makes the best gift for the pair.

OMG Accessories Faux Fur Check Makeup Bag

Beauty gurus slash aunts will appreciate a fun new makeup bag. This one is super on-trend and has just as much personality as she does.

Mimeo Photo Puzzles

Surprise her with a personalized photo puzzle where you can design your own memorable experience. The custom piece is a great activity you can do together while reviving a cherished memory from the past.

Lulla Collection Raffia Tote

For all of her adventures this summer, make sure your aunt's got a bag big enough to carry it all. This classic option will go with every outfit, and it's even on sale right now!

Personalized Cutting Board

Looking for a custom gift? For the aunt who cherishes her family recipes, this cutting board will warm their heart.

Bearaby Hugget

Reduce her stress levels with this tension-relieving knot pillow. Bearaby's Hugget is made with plant-based Melofoam and comes in three different sizes. Beyond calming her nerves a bit, it also makes for a great piece of decor.

My Life Story - So Far

If your aunt's always got stories to tell, this book is the perfect gift for both you and her. She can simply fill it out according to the prompts, and then you'll get to read all about her life.

Nodpod Weighted Eye Mask

For a more soothing and relaxing sleep, give your aunt this weighted eye mask. Its patented design easily contours to your face to block out any source of light while you're lying down, all while evenly distributing pressure for a more comfortable fit.

DIY Sushi Kit

Expand her culinary skills to make gourmet sushi at home like a pro. The kit includes sushi rice, rice vinegar powder, nori, sesame seeds, wasabi powder, a bamboo rolling mat and an instruction/recipe booklet.

Kate Spade Bracelet

If she truly has a "heart of gold," why not gift her the bracelet that says it all? This accessory is the perfect accent to her collection of jewelry. One Amazon shopper raved, "I brought three of these. One for myself, my daughter, and my niece so we can match."

Ice Mold/Wine Bottle Chiller

For the aunt who’s the designated host or event planner in the family, she’ll enjoy this decorative ice mold that doubles as a bottle chiller. It’ll be sure to be a conversation starter at her next gathering.

PrettyGarden Casual Halter Neck Sleeveless Dress

Does she love dressing to impress? This feminine number from Amazon is the perfect sundress to wear during spring and summer. Over 5,900 customers gave this number five stars for its comfortable fabric, fun print and flattering fit. Plus, the modest silhouette will enhance her curves and she can dress it up or down with heels or sneakers.

Dior Addict Lip Maximizer

For the aunt who bought your very first makeup kit as a child, show your appreciation with this Dior lip plumping gloss that recently earned itself a winning spot in Shop TODAY's Beauty Awards.

Bamboo Bathtub Tray

After a long day of auntie activities, she’ll want to relax and unwind. This bathtub tray will bring the spa to her home and is the perfect addition to their self-care routine.

Fancii LED Lighted Large Vanity Makeup Mirror

If she struggles with doing her makeup in the morning, this LED makeup mirror is the way to go. The device will allow her to clearly see her face with its magnifying mirror and dimmable function. It also doubles as a great vanity piece to keep in her office or bedroom.

Anthropologie Handheld Tieback

This quirky home accent is useful and elegant if she loves elevating her decor. The handheld will hold her curtains in place while she allows natural light into her space. "It checks all the boxes: useful, interesting, beautiful, whimsical; I could go on," shared one reviewer.

Karma and Luck Embrace Of Love Rose Quartz Heart Charm Wrap

You can never go wrong with a piece of jewelry. This delicate bracelet is made with authentic gemstones, rose quartz and 18-karat gold plating. The bracelet wrap around the wrist and is a classic element to add some panache to her outfit.

Birthdate Candle

If she’s into astrology, this personalized candle will score you as the best niece or nephew. Based on the personality features discovered in the astrological readings, each candle is made specifically for the day each person was born.

1-800-Flowers Mother's Day Sorbet Roses

Sometimes a bouquet is enough to show your aunt how much you appreciate her. You can order the arrangement by itself for a more budget-friendly option, or splurge for a purple vase and a small trinket she can add to her art wall.

Vanity Tray

This functional tray can be used for jewelry or a variety of your go-to trinkets, plus it comes in a variety of funky colors to choose from.

Hamilton Beach Single Serve Coffee Maker

Keep her caffeinated with this essential espresso maker from Hamilton. The coffee machine brews an eight-ounce cup at a time, minimizing coffee bean waste. Also, the machine is compact enough to fit on any small counter space.

Charles & Keith Coda Floral-Print Top Handle Hobo Bag

For the stylish aunt looking to enhance her wardrobe, give her a different kind of floral arrangement. This colorful bag features a multicolored floral print and a spacious interior to hold all her essentials. It also has a magnetic closure, which makes it easy to open and close it. It's a great accessory she can pair with her favorite summery frocks.

Sol de Janeiro Spring in Rio Duo

This cult-favorite brand has become a bestseller thanks to its hydrating and scented lotions. Give her this duo for a soft skin care experience unlike any other. The formula contains vitamin E, Beija Flor elasti-cream which helps to boost collagen and caffeine-rich Guaraná Extract which tightens skin appearance.

Satin Pillowcase & Eye Mask Bundle

Refresh their beauty routine while protecting their hair and skin and preventing frizz and breakouts with this satin set. The Kitsch bundle includes four pillowcases and one lavender-infused eye mask for perfect snoozing.

Quince 100% Washable Silk Button Up & Pants Pajama Set

For the busy aunt juggling life, show her how to prioritize comfort with this washable silk pajama set. The set is made with 100 percent mulberry silk and certified by OEKO-TEX Standard 100 to ensure no hazardous substances were used during production.

Banana Pudding Sampler Pack

If food is her love language, she'll enjoy getting this bestselling banana pudding from Magnolia Bakery delivered right to her doorstep.

Balmain Hair Couture Riviera Moisture Set

Treat your favorite aunt to a little luxury hair care. This new launch from Balmain Hair Couture will help keep her hair moisturized and protected in the summer days ahead. The giftable and chic set comes complete with the brand's bestselling leave-in moisturizing spray (which smells amazing), styling cream and a signature striped scrunchie.

Daily Paper Twill Beige Pehamea Bag

This versatile bag from hypeworthy brand Daily Paper is tiny but mighty. It can be worn around the hips as a belt bag or "fanny pack," draped across the chest for hands-free carrying, slung over the shoulder like a traditional purse or worn as a crossbody bag, so she can style it however she likes.

Overland Single-Pelt Premium Australian Sheepskin Rug

A home accent like this sheepskin rug will bring a sense of luxury to her home. This piece will enhance her decor and can be easily placed anywhere. She can drape it over her couch or add it by her bed to add some panache to her interior design. It's made from premium-grade sheepskin that feels soft to the touch.

Still Serenity Ceramic Marble Tray

Give her something to display her fragrance and beauty collection. This marble tray will complete her coffee table, or she can use it as a centerpiece for her dresser. Either way, it's equipped with a non-slip pad so it stays in place.

Our Place Always Pan 2.0

If she's the family's resident chef, she'll appreciate being one of the first to try the 2.0 version of Our Place's viral Always Pan. It still has the 10-in-1 functionality that made it famous in the first place, but it's now oven-safe up to 450° Fahrenheit!

Cricut EasyPress 2

If DIY crafting is her forte, the possibilities are endless with this Cricut machine.

SIMONMILLER Shearling Slide

If you want her to feel like she's walking on clouds — and looking like a million bucks doing it — scoop up a pair of these splurge-worthy, limited-edition platform shearling slides. They're part of a larger collection that features reused fabrics, so you can feel extra good knowing that you're shopping sustainably.

Ninja Creami Ice Cream Maker

This Creami Ice Cream maker has been on our #fyp for a while now and we enjoy seeing how versatile it is when it comes to frozen treats. Get it while you can, now that it's on sale, so she can treat herself with sorbets all summer long.

Save The Duck Aura Puffer Jacket

If your aunt is one of those people who's always cold, a lightweight jacket is a fail-safe gift. This one from sustainably-minded company Save The Duck is super high quality and chic, so she'll wear it for years to come.

Tory Burch Sandal

Now that it is officially spring, gift her the season's staple sandal. This pick from Tory Burch can be dressed up for brunch or dressed down for a casual everyday outfit.