Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for the Fashionista Mom Under $30

Why is there some misconception that mothers are not fashionable?!  Please, someone explain this to me, because some of the most fashionable fashionistas I know are mommas!  I’ve rounded up 12 gifts, all under $30 today, that are perfect for your favorite fashionista moms!!!! PS–if you’re the fashionista mom, you should totally just send a link to this post to your partner:)

Gift Idea #1: Pretty Earrings ($12 or less)
top to bottom: blush earrings, blue earrings, tassel earrings (currently 20% off)

Drop earrings are all the rage this season.  The ball earrings come in two sizes and a wide variety of colors from Charming Charlie. The tassel earrings are from the Sugarfix collection (Baublebar’s collaboration with Target) and come in 5 colors!

Gift Idea #2: Cute + Functional Phone Case
Rebecca Minkoff Palm Springs iPhone 7 case (25% off)

I’m so rough on phone cases it’s not even funny, but I hate how bulky and ugly an Otterbox is. So I recently picked up a Rebecca Minkoff case and fell in love! The case offers protection but is still adorable.  Plus, it’s not bulky and will fit in all of my clutches!

Gift Idea #3: Cute Straw Hat
Merona Straw Hat with Tassels (currently 20% off)

The hat trend is still going strong.  I love a straw hat that Mom can wear with her favorite outfit, take to the beach, or use in the garden.  The multi-color trim and tassel detail knock this look out of the park! I currently have this in my shopping cart for our upcoming beach trip!

Gift Idea #4: Bow Flats
Sam & Libby Bow Flats (currently BOGO 50% off)

Get this $25 flats now! These are actually pretty close dupes for the $90 Sam Edelman pair that you’ve seen all over Instagram and the blogisphere.  The pink pair sold out before I could get my hands on them, but the black pair should be delivered to my door today.  The navy and cream striped pair are adorable too!

Gift Idea #5: Must-Have Clutches
top to bottom: pom-pom clutch (on sale for $25–over 40% off!), embroidered tassel clutch (20% off), fiesta straw clutch (on sale for $25)

For summer, I love a fun clutch with bold details, and all three of these fit the bill for $25 or less! The embroidered tassel clutch is actually under $15. The pom-pom clutch is an updated version of last summer’s must-have bag, and I’m in love with the shape of it. And the fiesta straw clutch is perfect for the mom who has her hands full as it can also function as a wristlet.

Gift Idea #6: Statement Necklace
Purple Peridot Rivulet Necklace (currently 20% off w/ code MONDAY20)

This necklace is such an eye-catching piece–it’s perfect to dress up a simple tee look. It comes in 3 colors. I have the turquoise myself.

Gift Idea #7: Perfect Beach Tote
(top to bottom) Palm Print Tote (on sale for $25), Tassel Tote (currently 20% off)

If your fav mom is heading to the beach this summer, grab her one of these two totes! “Beach don’t kill my vibe” gets me every time, while this tassel tote is the perfect size for fitting multiple towels, sunscreen, snacks, a couple of sand toys, snacks, and whatever else you want to cram in there. The tassel tote is currently in my Target cart online:)

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Hi there! I’m Tif Fannin, the blogger behind Bright on a Budget, based in Lexington, Kentucky. Bright on a Budget is a Southern fashion and lifestyle blog where I share everyday looks, beauty, and travel, along with a behind-the-scenes look at my life as a working mom of two. I have a penchant for bright colors + good deals. Follow along for posts that are relatable to the everyday woman.

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  1. 5.8.17
    Dara said:

    Such cute ideas! Man Target has so many great shoes this year!

  2. 5.8.17

    I really need to get those cute bow flats!

  3. 5.8.17

    So many pretties! Love them!

  4. 5.8.17

    I want all of these gifts myself! Target is killing it lately!

  5. 5.8.17
    Erin said:

    Oh my goodness, I want ALL of these haha! Great gift guide- I might have to send some links to my husband haha 😉

  6. 5.9.17
    Kristina said:

    Great ideas, the Fiesta clutch is sooo cool! So sad that we don’t have Target here in Germany!!

  7. 5.9.17
    Ingrid said:

    So many cute ideas! Thank you for joining in the Monday Makeup Madness link up fun on Fabulous and Fun Life blog.