Under-the-Radar Gifts for Mom That Will Leave an Extraordinary Impression

Every year my mother says she doesn’t want anything for Christmas. I never believe her and always end up presenting her with some version of a scarf/book/bracelet/bubble bath. Although my mom never fails to thank me profusely and display excitement over the unwrapped item, I usually end up feeling like I should’ve gotten her something better.The fact is that gifts for mom involve thinking outside the box. Pretend that the box doesn’t even exist, in fact. The key to leaving a good gift impression is to select artisanal, one-of-a-kind, small batch items.

From hand-crafted charcuterie to made-to-order vases that resemble cableknit apparel, these ten gift ideas will delight the most extraordinary woman in your life.