stepmom gifts

Gift-giving is an art form that doesn’t always come easy. Finding a great present can be an overwhelming experience, but today we’re sharing our favorite picks for stepmom gifts for any occasion. Whether you and your stepmother have been in each other’s lives for decades or only met recently, giving your stepmom a thoughtful gift will certainly be appreciated. 

Whether it’s a holiday present, a Mother’s Day gift, or a simple gesture of thanks, we have 20 stepmom gifts for every style and taste.

circle necklace

For a gift that’s sure to bring happy tears, this ‘bonus mom’ necklace is a perfect choice. Included with the necklace is a card that expresses the sentiment behind the jewelry. “Wear this necklace as a reminder that the bond between us is forever. Thank you for loving me as your own.”

DaintyLayersShop stepmom necklace, from $33, Etsy


When thinking about good stepmom gifts, a cozy robe is a thoughtful indulgence. Barefoot Dreams products are known for their soft fabrics, and your stepmom will love getting wrapped up in this comfortable robe, which is available in eight gorgeous colors.

Barefoot Dreams CozyChic unisex robe, $99, Nordstrom


Whether she’s traveling or running everyday errands, this chic monogrammed tote is just right for the job.

Summer Land Canvas Tote monogram tote bag, $20, Amazon


For the woman who believes in the importance of handwritten notes, personalized stationery is a thoughtful gift for stepmoms of any age. 

Amanda Cunningham Bloom Border personalized stationery, $65, Minted

earring set

Jewelry is always a popular stepmom gift, but it can be difficult to find exactly the right piece for your bonus mom. We love this hoop earring set from BaubleBar, which features 5 pairs of versatile huggie-style earrings that she’s sure to love.

BaubleBar Liza gold vermeil huggie hoop earring set, $98, BaubleBar

kendra scott heart pendant

This necklace combines a traditional heart pendant with a modern sensibility—perfect for a stepmom gift. It’s totally versatile enough for everyday wear, and is sure to be a jewelry box staple for years to come.

Kendra Scott Ari heart pendant necklace, $58, Nordstrom

recipe cutting board

If you’re on the hunt for Christmas stepmom gift, this engraved cutting board is a lovely choice. Get a copy of her favorite family recipe and surprise her with a keepsake she’ll treasure forever.

DynamicWorkshop recipe cutting board, from $31, Etsy


Whether she drinks tea on the daily or uses this as a display piece, a beautiful teapot is one of our favorite stepmom gift ideas.

RSVP International large stoneware 6-cup teapot, $18, Amazon


For the stepmom who doesn’t take herself too seriously, this cheeky coffee mug is just waiting to bring a smile to her face.

Fieldtrip coffee mug, $17, Etsy


Share the hygge vibes with the coziest handmade blanket made of 100% pure merino wool. We have no doubt it’s every bit as comfortable as it looks.

CheeryLittleSheep chunky knit blanket, $25, Etsy


Both beautiful and functional, this diffuser is an essential oil lover’s dream. Pair it with a few of her favorite scents to take your gifting to the next level.

Serene House ultrasonic cool mist aromatherapy diffuser, $40, Nordstrom


If your stepmom appreciates one-of-kind treasures, gift her a set of handmade mugs she’ll be thrilled to use and display. These mugs are made with creamy stoneware clay, finished with a glossy glaze, and are even microwave and dishwasher safe.

Nicolenovena ceramic mug, $35, Etsy

coffee club

If your stepmom loves her coffee, a coffee subscription is a really fun gift that keeps on giving. Every month, she’ll receive coffee from different parts of the world—she can even pick her desired roast to ensure she’ll love every sip.

Atlas Coffee Club monthly subscription, from $60 for three months, Atlas Coffee Club


A bouquet of flowers is a pretty common stepmom gift, but why not up the ante with a monthly floral subscription from UrbanStems? Every month, your stepmom will receive a gorgeous bouquet of seasonal flowers that’s sure to brighten her home.

Urban Stems floral subscription, from $50 per month, Urban Stems

makeup pouch

For a sweet and simple gift she’ll use day in and day out, this personalized makeup pouch checks every box. 

WeddingWire Shop small personalized velvet quilted makeup bag for women, $10, WeddingWire Shop


When considering stepmom gift ideas, you can never go wrong with a candle. But, if you’re tired of the big box store options, this handmade organic soy candle is an excellent alternative. You’ll even be able to select your own scent and wick style for a customized creation.

ZOAconcept natural soy candle terracotta, $28, Etsy

chanel perfume

A classic for a reason, Chanel perfume is a luxurious gift any stepmother would adore.

Chanel Coco Mademoiselle eau de parfum spray, from $80, Nordstrom

water bottle

Sometimes, the best stepmom gifts fall into the practical category, and that includes this water bottle. Personalize it with her initial, and you’ll have a thoughtful present she can easily bring anywhere.

WeddingWire Shop personalized white stainless steel insulated water bottle, $15, WeddingWire Shop

personalized portrait

A personalized family portrait is a thoughtful and meaningful stepmom gift, and we love how this portrait includes everyone—including any furry friends in her life.

This Love Filled Life personalized family portrait, from $16, Etsy


Not only is this personalized notebook visually stunning, but it’s also available as a journal, address book, or planner.

Minted Hello Love notebooks, $16, Minted

stepmom printable

As one of the best gifts for stepmothers, this digital download is also one of the most affordable. Simply download, print and frame the art at your own convenience. 

LittleGiraffePrints stepmom art, $5, Etsy

nesting bowls

Help bring some organization to any pantry with these pretty nesting bowls available in several color options.

Golden Rabbit set of three nesting bowls, $38, Nordstrom

tea towels

No matter your stepmom’s decorating tastes, these handmade linen tea towels in mix-and-match neutral tones are sure to suit her style.

HammerandThreadIowa linen tea towel set of 2, from $34, Etsy

tea set

No one makes tea like the British, and this Whittard of Chelsea set will ensure your stepmom is sipping some of the very best.

Whittard of Chelsea tea set, $34, Amazon


If you’re considering purchasing a pair of slippers as a stepmom gift, we recommend going for a style that has arch support. Slippers that are too flimsy might look cute, but they won’t be as comfortable as a sturdier pair.

Vionic Gemma mule slipper, from $53, Amazon

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