30 Best Holiday Gifts for New Moms (And Not for Baby)

While all gifts are appreciated when you’re a new mom, it’s extra-special when the holidays roll around and you receive a gift just for you and not for the baby.

We’ve rounded up some of the best gifts to gift a new mom this holiday season that she’s sure to love and appreciate. You’ll find nothing for a baby on this list, only gifts for a new mom.

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Self-Care Gifts

1. Body and bath oil duo

Handcrafted with essential oils to soothe overstimulated systems and calm the mind.

2. Organic neck wrap

Designed for hot or cold use and infused with relaxing lavender.

3. Bath soak set

Featuring Herbivore’s best-selling bath polish, soak, and salts.

4. Gua sha essentials

Includes Mount Lai’s three facial tools in rose quartz.

5. Face mask trio

With Josh Rosebrook’s non-toxic high-quality essential masks.

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Sentimental Gifts

6. Nahiku mother’s ring

Thin and stackable with one tiny ring per child.

7. ‘Mama’ necklace

18-karat gold-plated necklace. Available in rose gold and gold.

8. ‘The Day You Were Born’ print

A custom star map based on the baby’s birth date.

9. Custom ‘Mom and Me’ illustration

Personalized watercolor sketch of mom’s favorite memory.

10. Minimalist birthstone ring

The perfect way for mom to honor the baby’s birth month.

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Clothing Gifts

11. Merino slippers

With a sherpa lining and sturdy outsole, they’re necessary for mom.

12. Super soft ribbed PJ set

Available in nine colors, these modal pajamas are soft and stretchy.

13. ‘Everywhere’ belt bag

A must-have bag to help keep her hands free and essentials close by.

14. Effortless chunky cardigan

The perfect easy-layering piece for every closet. Save 20% by clicking here to shop.

15. High-waisted ‘Align’ joggers

Her favorite yoga pants are updated to the modern jogger style.

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Wellness Gifts

16. Ultrasonic stone diffuser

Available in six colors, her bedroom needs this ceramic diffuser.

17. Handmade matcha tea set

Help her start each morning with ritual and intent (and caffeine).

18. Bala bangles

Easy to wear on either wrists or ankles for that extra burn.

19. Knitted weighted blanket

Made from cotton and designed to help calm and relax.

20. Hatch ‘Rise’ alarm

Personalize your sleep and wake routine to keep cortisol levels low.

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Home Gifts

21. Le Creuset dutch oven

Perfect for casseroles, soups, stews, and whole chickens.

22. Palo santo and ginger candle

Crafted with non-toxic ingredients and coconut wax.

23. Chemex coffee maker

Designed with non-porous glass to retain flavor and quality.

24. Hulu subscription

All of her favorite channels in one spot. A must-have for any new mom.

25. Percale sheet set

Made with OKEO-TEX certified Egyptian cotton that gets better with time.

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Last-Minute Gifts

26. Amazon gift card

So she can buy just about anything under the sun.

27. Custom Cameo message

A custom message from her favorite celebrity or public figure.

28. People magazine subscription

To dive into pop culture and nothing baby-related.

29. A year of Audible

Perfect to listen to on the go or when she needs a moment away.

30. Rent the Runway membership

Overhaul her postpartum and post-pregnancy wardrobe without spending a ton.

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All New Mom Holiday Gifts

Every gift, all in one easy-to-shop spot.

  1. Body and bath oil duo
  2. Organic lavender neck wrap
  3. Bath soak set
  4. Gua sha essentials
  5. Face mask trio
  6. Nahiku mother’s ring
  7. ‘Mama’ necklace
  8. ‘The Day You Were Born’ print
  9. Custom ‘Mom and Me’ illustration
  10. Minimalist birthstone ring
  11. Merino slippers
  12. Super soft ribbed PJ set
  13. Everywhere belt bag
  14. Effortless chunky cardigan
  15. High-waisted ‘Align’ joggers
  16. Ultrasonic stone diffuser
  17. Handmade matcha tea set
  18. Bala bangles
  19. Weighted blanket
  20. Hatch ‘Rise’ alarm
  21. Le Creuset dutch oven
  22. Chemex coffee maker
  23. Hulu subscription
  24. Percale sheet set
  25. Palo santo and ginger candle
  26. Amazon gift card
  27. Custom Cameo message
  28. A People magazine subscription
  29. A year of Audible
  30. Rent the Runway membership

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