The Procrastinator's Guide To Mother's Day: 5 Last Minute Virtual Gift Cards

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May 5, 2011

You know Beyonce’s not going to forget her Mom this Mother’s Day…neither should you. (It’s not too late!)

Whether the workweek threw a wrench in your last-minute shopping plan or you’ve just been plain procrastinating, Mother’s Day is Sunday,  so it’s time to start thinking about gift options you can print or email. That way she can get something she really loves–and doesn’t have to pretend (it happens!). Here are our top sites to buy gift cards for Mom. Click through to see them.

1. For The Mom Who Deserves A Break: Bliss Spa

There couldn’t be a more perfect gift for your beauty-loving mom than the Bliss virtual e-card. Just choose the amount at checkout then once you buy the card your friend will receive their card via email. They can use it to buy products on blissworld.com or in Bliss spas nationwide.

2. For The Deal-Hunting Mom: Nordstrom Gift Card

She loves a deal, and Nordstrom is the place to get it. If Mom loves to shop, she’ll truly enjoy a printable or emailable Nordstrom gift card, to pick out exactly what she wants, in her size.

3. The Clinique-Obsessed Mom: Clinique Gift Card

If mom always makes a beeline to the cosmetics counter at the mall, consider a Clinque e-gift card.

4. For The Foodie Mom: Restaurant.com Gift Card

If your mom is foodie, hook her up with a restaurant gift card at her favorite eatery, or make her a member of a dinner of the month club. Maybe she’ll even bring you.

5. The Fashionista Mom: Saks Fifth Avenue gift card


Is Mom’s closet even more well-stocked than yours? Get her a gift card to Saks Fifth Avenue. She’ll rave about it for ages.

Check out more gift ideas like our Etsy finds, and if you want to get your mother out of her mom jeans, see our guides to the best CJ by Cookie Johnson jeans.

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