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Forgot to buy mum a present? Here’s the best last minute Mother’s Day gifts

If you've left gift shopping last minute, don't fret. Read on for our Mother's Day picks.

So it’s a few days before Mother’s Day – or worse, the day before – and you still haven’t found mum a gift? With possibly only mere hours to spare, the last thing you’ll want to do is mull over what on earth to buy your mum, let alone where to buy it. Lucky for you, we’ve compiled a fool-proof guide on the best last minute Mother’s Day gifts that will not only be a hit with mum, but are sure to be delivered before the big day.

Read on for our picks.

2024’s top last minute Mother’s Day gifts

  1. UGG Classic Short Boots, $79, Amazon
  2. Fossil Harwell Analogue Watch in Gold, $254, Myer
  3. Saint Valentine Mini Pearl Necklace, $125, The Iconic 

The best last minute Mother’s Day gifts 2024


UGG Classic Short Boots

from $79 at Amazon

Best for: the mum who loves to lounge

A classic pair of UGG boots are the perfect gift that every mum will look. The best part is, Amazon Prime will have it delivered the next day.

Sizes: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14.

Colours: Black, grey, chestnut, brown

Materials: Suede, wool

Key features:

  • Warm wool material
  • Water resistant
  • Anti-slip design


Australian Cotton Stripe Pyjama Set

from $179 at Country Road

Best for: the mum who deserves to sleep in style

This Mother’s Day, if you’re going to pick mum up a pair of pyjamas last minute, at least get her this stylish pair from Country Road. Made from 100 per cent breathable Australian cotton, this crisp pyjamas not only look good, they feel high quality too.

Sizes: XXS, XS, S, M, L, XL.

Colours: Rose stripe.

Material: 100 per cent cotton.

Key features:

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  • Relaxed fit
  • Collared neckline
  • Patch pocket on shirt with embroidered logo
  • Piping on cuff, neck, and leg seam



from $179 at Amazon

Best for: the mum who loves books

Give mum the gift of endless books with an Amazon Kindle. Not only can you read on-the-go with a Kindle, you have every book at your fingertips.


Ninja Creami Ice Cream Maker

from $299 at Ninja

Best for: the mum who loves a sweet treat

Does your mum have a sweet tooth? The Ninja Creami lets your imagination run wild to create the most decadent ice cream, sorbets, milkshakes, and more at the touch of a button.

last minute Mother's Day gifts


Saint Valentine Mini Pearl Necklace

from $125 at The Iconic

Best for: the glam mum

You can never go wrong with gifting jewellery, especially pearls. This dainty pearl necklace is made up of a thin 18k gold plated chain and three freshwater pearls. If you’re shopping last minute, The Iconic can do same day delivery to get you out of a bind.

last minute Mother's Day gifts


Apple 3rd Generation AirPods

from $279 at Apple

Best for: the tech mum

Whether she’s going, give mum the gift of music with these Apple AirPods. Featuring a self-charging case and six hours of listening time, your mum can listen to her audiobooks and music wherever she is.

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Oroton Dylan Baguette

from $161 (on sale) at Oroton

Best for: the mum who has everything

If your mum is the kind of mum who seems to have everything, then gift her a classic staple like this Oroton shoulder bag.

Key features:

  • Pebble leather
  • Microfibre lining
  • Brass colour hardware
last minute Mother's Day gifts


Fossil Harwell Analogue Watch in Gold

from $254 (on sale) at Myer

Best for: the mum who loves a statement moment

A good watch makes for a great statement piece moment like this Fossil Harwell Analogue Watch in Gold. Not only is it timeless, but it’s an eye-catching statement moment.

Key features:

  • Stainless Steel
  • Water resistant
  • Brass colour hardware
  • Quartz movement

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