March 31, 2022 11 min read


Looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift for your pregnant daughter-in-law, or your wife who just delivered? Look no further – we’ve compiled more than 30 great gift ideas that any mom-to-be or new mom will love. From adorable maternity and postpartum clothes to the trendiest diaper bag on the block, we’ve got you covered. 


Often the last thing on a new or expecting mom’s mind is something for herself. And the same can be said of gift-buyers. Instead of getting her a gift for the baby (like everyone else is doing), treat her to something just for her. Trendy and essential maternity apparel – or postpartum clothes -  that she’ll be delighted to receive and wear over and over.

1. Best Maternity Tank Dress

With summer on the way, there’s no more versatile dress than this soft and stretchy rib knit maternity dress. In an effortless silhouette she can pull on for any occasion, this dress is the perfect gift for any expecting mama. Grandma-to-be and reviewer Sherry raves: “Purchased this dress for my daughter. Looks great on her. She loved!”


2. Best Maternity Photoshoot Dress

If she’s planning a maternity photoshoot, this is the gift for her. She will love the elegant, timeless silhouette that is designed to showcase her growing bump. Even better – the fabric is soft and easy to wear. In a rayon and spandex blend, she’ll feel as confident as she is comfortable. Reviewer Courtney says: “Dress fits amazing!!! Comfortable, was not tight at all. Nice long train. I ordered the blue. You’re able to have the shoulders up or down.”


3. Basic Rib Knit Maternity T-Shirt Dress

Give her gift that will quickly become her favorite thing to wear. This rib knit maternity tee-shirt dress is an effortless got- she can – and will want – to wear again and again. Plus, it will look just as good postpartum as it does during pregnancy. Reviewer Bailey B. says, “I’m obsessed with this dress! It’s my go-to for sure! I also get the nicest compliments when I wear it! I have it almost all the colors!”


4. Most Versatile Maternity Dress

For your newly pregnant wife or daughter, this Side Ruched Maternity Dress is the perfect gift. The soft and stretchy fabric and side-ruching will grow with her and perfectly highlight her baby bump. A customer favorite, reviewer Dana says, “This dress is so soft and comfortable with all of the stretch in the fabric. Flattering fit and easy to move in. Makes me feel like going for dinner out!”


5. Best Nursing Tank Top

The most essential staple she can have in her wardrobe, this thoughtful Mother’s Day Gift will stay in her top drawer for years. She’ll wear this stretchy cami under everything for extra support during pregnancy, and for easy nursing after baby. A pregnancy, hospital bag, and postpartum must-have. Reviewer Emma C. can’t get enough of them, “I bought one and bought three more after a month. I just put this cami under my regular oversized shirt (or mini dress with shorts) and I'm ready to nurse anywhere!”


6. Best Maternity T-Shirt

The perfect gift after her gender reveal, she’ll love this soft Mama screen-print tee in pink or blue. In an oversized fit, she can keep on wearing after baby to represent if she’s team #boymom or #girlmom. Grandmother-to-be and reviewer Ivette E. shares, “My daughter in law loved this too, very soft and beautiful.”


7. Top Rated Maternity Leggings

These best-selling legging make the perfect gift. Impossibly comfortable, she’ll put these on and never want to take them off. And she doesn’t have to. Designed to grow with her throughout pregnancy thanks to its Secret Fit Belly, which can then be folded down after baby. Reviewer Daniela G. says, “The most comfortable pair of leggings I have purchased! They fit perfect and hug you around your waist and other areas just right. Definitely recommend buying them!


8. Moisturizing Maternity Leggings

Infused with Shea Butter in the belly and hips, these leggings by Nufabrx keep her skin nourished and hydrated. Soft, supportive and designed to stretch, these are a go-to for expectant mothers in all stages of pregnancy and after.



Often the last thing on a new or expecting mom’s mind is something for herself. And the same can be said of gift-buyers. Instead of getting her a gift for the baby (like everyone else is doing), treat her to something just for her. Trendy and essential maternity apparel – or postpartum clothes -  that she’ll be delighted to receive and wear over and over.

9. Best Nursing Robe

Soft, feminine, and the perfect addition to her bump to baby wardrobe. This robe is perfect for pregnancy, the hospital, and early days and late nights with baby. Expecting mama Jessica R. raves, “This robe is so incredibly soft and comfortable! It’s perfect for early mornings and late nights, and fits comfortably over my baby bump. It’ll be perfect for nursing when the time comes too! I loved the material so much I immediately bought the pajama pants in the same fabric!”


10. Softest Maternity Sleep Pants:

Light and soft, these so-comfy sleep pants are perfect for pregnancy to whenever thanks to their wide stretchy waistband. A great gift for any mama. Cortney C. says, “These are the BEST pants for sleep. They are the lightest fabric you can find so you don't get hot at night. I have bought them AFTER I was pregnant just to have more because I love them so much.”


11. Best Maternity Pajamas:

A pretty pajama set makes the perfect Mother’s Day gift, and you really can’t beat this Dreamy Two-Piece Set.  In a gorgeous wine color with button down top that makes nursing easy, she’ll love these for years. Reviewer Britt says, “Most comfortable pajamas I’ve ever owned. I wish they came in different colors—I’d buy one in every color. That’s how comfortable these are! Super easy to sleep, lounge, move—everything! I cannot say enough great things about these jammies!”


12. Best Nursing Nightgown:

With a supportive bra top, and super soft skirt, this nursing nightgown is an after baby essential.  She’ll love the slip down straps, removable pads, and sweet stripe print. Even better, this little number keeps her covered and cute when unexpected visitors stop by. Gift-buyer Michelle says, “This was a gift to my niece who is having her second child. We sent her a similar nursing nightgown from Motherhood and she loved it so much we sent her another. This nightgown gave her a lot of good breast support.”


13. Best Nursing Pajamas:

For the minimalist in your life, this Magnetic Me Sleep Set is the perfect Mother’s Day gift. In a silky-soft modal, this set is lightweight, breathable and moisture-wicking. And for the easiest nursing session ever, she’ll appreciate Magnetic Me’s patented magnets hidden in the sleep top’s Henley design.


14. Best Maternity Underwear & Sleep Bra Set:

Supportive and essential, this Wrap Nursing Bra is made to soothe pregnancy aches and pains and keep her comfortable post baby. She’ll love this as a sleep option, or to wear all day. Review Erica B. shares, “I just bought one of these for my sister because I bought two when I was nursing and I STILL wear them to bed! I now like to have support when I am sleeping! I have been using the same two sleep bras for three years, washing with like garments and hanging to dry and they are as good as new!” Pair with a matching Fold Over Maternity Panty for the perfect gift set.



Think maternity and new mom essentials – but better. These upgraded, high-tech solutions will make her day-to-day a little easier, and more comfortable. From hydrating compression socks to baby-approved pillows, these smart Mother’s Day gift solve every little problem.

15. Best Maternity & Baby Carrying Jacket

With its patented 3-in-1 extender panel technology, she can wear baby in (prenatal), baby out (baby-wearing), and baby free (postnatal). This coat is made for the long-haul and will be a much appreciated mother’s day gift.


16. Moisturizing Compression Socks

If she’s dealing with swelling, this gift is a must. The Nufabrx Maternity Compression Socks are infused with Shea Butter for hydration and provide targeted compression to reduce swelling in the feet and ankles. These soft compression socks are a must-have product for expectant mothers (or expectant fathers or really, anyone).


17. Best Minimal Diaper Bag


Chic and mini, the Kibou is the Deliberately Minimal Diaper Bag. Perfect for those quick trips that don’t require all the gear, she can wear it around the waist or across the body. With a detachable changing pad and a built-in waterproof pocket that holds 20+ wipes, she’ll love the convenience – and cool factor.

18. Best Diaper Bag

Perfect for both moms & dads, the Babymoov Diaper Bag’s practical innovative engineering and premium materials make it a must. Equipped with everything a new mom or dad needs on hand - removable changing pad, terry cloth towel, pacifier pouch, stroller hooks, built-in keychain, and several pockets (including an insulated one), she’ll be ready for anything.


19. Cutest Hospital Bag Add-In

The most adorable little Mother’s Day gift for any soon-to-be mom.  She’ll love wearing these cozy message socks during labor and delivery with their sweet message on the bottom of the foot: If You Can Read This, I’m About to be a Mom. Neha, new mom and reviewer, gushes: “I didn’t wanted to wear basic blue and pink color socks, so got these instead and this socks indeed were so cute…I loved it and nurses at the hospital said they are adorable.”


20. Simple Mother’s Day Gift Idea

From beach days to errands, she’ll love pulling on this Mama baseball hat. In four color options to suit any style, this is a simple gift (no need to figure out her size) that she’ll appreciate for year and years.

21. Most Versatile Nursing Pillows

Pillows are a big deal during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. Give her one made for the entire journey. Thanks to its unique shape, she can use the Babymoov Mom & Baby Pillow between her legs while sleeping, around her neck while sitting to read, behind her back while watching TV, or as a nursing pillow. It's the perfect cushion for all her needs! If you really want to her help her sleep like a baby, add on the Babymoov Dream Belt Maternity Sleep Support Pillow. This innovative pillow wraps around her belly to support the bump all night long – making side sleeping more comfortable.


22. Best Nursing Pillow Set

This 3-piece pillow set offers versatile support for pregnancy, nursing and beyond. The non-confining design with curve and narrowing end offers customized support as a set or individually. Use in multiple positions to support head, neck, back, abdomen, and limbs. Great for pregnancy side sleeping position or cesarean delivery – and for nursing after baby arrives.



Treat her to luxurious skincare that’s made for pregnancy and nursing. These mom-favorite brands are made with baby-safe ingredients, and target pregnancy-related skin issues – like dry, itchy skin and stretch marks.  She’ll love adding a little “me” time to the schedule as she indulges in your Mother’s Day gift.

23. Best 1st Trimester Gift Set

If she’s newly pregnant, this is the perfect Mother’s Day Gift. With this set, pamper mama from head to toe with Mambino's award winning belly butter, face serum, and luxurious body oils. This set has everything she needs: Kissable Lips Glossy Vegan Lip Balm, Youth Glow Hydrating Serum, Oh Baby! Anti-Stretch Body Oil, Moisture Me Nourishing Body Oil, and Oh Baby! Organic Belly Butter.

24. Best 2nd Trimester Gift Set

If she’s in her 2nd trimester, there’s no better gift than Mambino’s Second Trimester Anti-Stretch Duo Kit. This kit will keep her glowing with Oh Baby! Anti-Stretch Belly Butter, Moisture Me Nourishing Body Oil, Balancing Facial Mist, and Fresh Glow 3-in-1 Face Polish.

25. Best 3rd Trimester Gift Set

For the mom in her 3rd trimester, keep her belly soft and glowing with Mambino’s Third Trimester Bundle. This kit includes two Oh Baby! Belly Butters and one Oh Baby! Belly Oil.

26. Cutest Skincare Gift Set

Four of Mambino’s bestsellers packed together in an adorable gift box. Does an easier Mother’s Day gift exist? This customer-favorite set includes Kissable Lips Glossy Vegan Lip Balm, Youth Glow Hydrating Serum, Oh Baby! Anti-Stretch Body Oil, and Moisture Me Nourishing Body Oil. Each product feels amazing and smells delicious!

27. Best On-the-Go Skincare

Certified organic and baby safe, Green + Lovely’s Lip Balm and Rose Water Refresher Spray are the perfect little somethings to throw into her diaper bag or purse for on to go hydration. Free of artificial ingredients, she can feel safe applying the beeswax-based lip balm and rose water face mist before indulging in cuddle sessions with her little one.

28. Best Body Scrub for Stretch Marks

Perfect for pregnancy, this Citrus Sugar Body Scrub from basq NYC prevents and repairs stretch marks by sweeping away dull, itchy skin and promoting cellular renewal deep down where the damage occurs. With whipped shea butter and nourishing essential oils, along with an uplifting orange blossom aroma, this scrub will feel spa like and indulgent.


29. Best Gift Set for Stretch Marks

A gift she’ll appreciate any stage. Two basq NYC essentials for maximum stretch mark prevention and repair. The ultra-moisturizing stretch mark oil is rich in skin nourishing omegas and smells as good as it feels. The bonus travel Stretch Mark Butter has collagen-boosting plant extracts to target problem areas.

30. Best Firming Lotion

The Lift Lotion from basq NYC visibly improves the appearance of slack skin, cellulite, unevenness, and discolorations. Filled with premium ingredients that will keep her skin glowing, like hyaluronic acid and marine collagen. She’ll love this pregnancy and postpartum must-have.

31. Best Cleanser Gift Set

If she’s struggling with hormonal changes to her skin, this Clarifying Face Wash can help. It will leave skin clear and soft with its lactic acid formula – plus, she’ll love the citrus mint scent. Even better, this set includes a mini Milk & Honey Stretch Mark Butter.

32. Best Value Mother’s Day Gift Set

Everything she needs to keep her skin glowing. Two full size Body Boost favorites, All Natural Stretch Mark Oil and Stretch Mark Butter, plus a travel size Raw Sugar Scrub.  She can nourish her skin with no worries, certified as safe for expecting moms and babies, and allergen free.



Who doesn’t love a tote? Whatever gift you end up giving her, this Momma Tote is the perfect little extra to pack it in. Grandmother-to-be Suzanne P. says, “I gave my daughter in law a gift card and this tote was a bonus. She liked it a lot.”


Find something for any mom on your list (or yourself!) in our Gift Collection.


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