7 budget-friendly Mother’s Day gifts under $100 that will make her feel like a million bucks

They're so luxe she'll never guess you got them for less.

There’s no doubt about it: If there’s one person in our lives that deserves spoiling it’s our mums.

Mums, grandmas, aunties and mama figures should be treated like queens every single day but there’s one day in particular we need to step up our game and go all out.

Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 12 this year, so it’s time to pick out a gift and prepare to pamper mum.

While we’d love to adorn mum with a budget fit for royalty, we can’t always afford to do so.

But, don’t fret, because there are plenty of gorgeous gifts out there that scream luxury without the hefty price tag.

The best Mother’s Day gifts under $100 in Australia

As we countdown to Mother’s Day, we’ve rounded up some of the best gifts under $100 below.


Lumira Tuscan Fig Candle

$80 at Adore Beauty

Can’t send Mum to Tuscany this Mother’s Day? We wish! Instead this luxurious, handcrafted scent will fill her home with the essence of ripe figs, fresh herbs and a touch of sweet florals as a thoughtful consolation.

Size: Large

Key features:

  • Top notes: Fig Leaves, Fig Tree
  • Middle notes: Blackcurrant, Cedarwood
  • Base notes: Iris, Musk


Macy Glass Vase

$49.95 at Bed Bath N’ Table

Help make Mum’s room an oasis with this luxury vase that is still under $100, its sculptural shape makes a statement for any room.

Size: L 16 x W 16 x H 21.5 cm

Materials: Glass

Key features:

  • Can be flipped and used as either a vase or a candle holder
  • Wider ribbed opening on one end and a smaller opening on the other


Cleanse & Co Ceramic Chunky Reed Diffuser

$80 at The Iconic

These stunning ceramic diffusers not only smell delicious but are a chic addition to any room, they’re Australian-designed and come in a range of scents to choose from.

Size: 12 x 12 cm

Scents: Australian Natives, Kakadu Plum, Baccarat Rouge Type and Coconut, Lime & Elderflower

Key features:

  • 300ml diffuser blend
  • 3 x chunky diffuser sticks
  • Ceramic diffuser vessel


SC Cap

$49.99 at Sportscraft

It may seem simple but a chic cap can make a world of difference to a simple outfit. This wardrobe essential is a great gift for a stylish mum who wants to level up her brunch, walk or casual ‘fits with a simple cap.

Colours: bright blue, forest, navy, red, tan and white

Key features:

  • Tonal embroidered logo on side of the cap
  • Adjustable buckle strap at back


Soft Glam Deluxe Trio Kit

$98 at Anastasia Beverly Hills

If Mum loves to get a bit glam, this is the perfect little kit to add to her beauty arsenal. It comes with a full-size Soft Glam palette full of matte and shimmer shadows as well as a Clear Brow gel and Lash Brag mascara.

Key features:

  • 14 eyeshadow shades
  • Dual-ended brush and a large mirror


Pearls for Girls Drop Yellow Gold Earrings

$69 at Hardtofind

Simple, timeless and elegant – these gold and pearl earrings will work for any outfit and occasion and can be dressed up or down.

Materials: sterling silver, gold plating, shell pearl ball

Key features:

  • 8 mm shell pearl, 30mm drop plus the pearl
  • Modern style of pearl earring


Tote Bag

$49 at Hommey

Surprise your mum with a versatile and practical gift that she will love this Mother’s Day – this classic tote is perfect for carrying groceries, and beach essentials or as a stylish accessory for any outing.

Colours: olive, latte, duke, berry and sunflower

Key features:

  • Made from 100% structured cotton
  • Designed in Melbourne

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