25 Best 60th Birthday Gift Ideas for Mom

Is it difficult to find some good 60th birthday gift ideas for your mom, is that so? I think it is quite simple when you know what is right for her age and preferences. So today i will spill the beans on some of the ideas that will really help you pick the right gift for your mom that she will remember for years.


Your mom may keep telling you that she does not want anything from you, but even a small gift, as a token of your love, presented to her on her birthday by you, would make her so happy, like you have never seen her before. Mothers do not want to put any sort of pressure or make their kids go through any sort of trouble and hence, keep telling everyone that they do not expect or want any gift for their birthday. But the 60th birthday just as special an occasion for women as it is for any man, and they, too, would want to feel special on this day.

Finding a gift for a matured woman can prove to be the most difficult task. Women, from a very young age, are pretty specific in their choices and by the time they reach the age of 60, you can be sure that until and unless your gift is of right nature, good quality and suits her personal psychology, it would not be able to impress her.

In a bid to help you with this really difficult task, I have provided a list of some ideas and gift items which you can consider for gifting to your mom on her 60th birthday.

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60th birthday gift ideas for mom

The list below has some very unique and special ideas for a gift for a mom on her 60th birthday. Each and every item mentioned below is chosen keeping in mind the fact that it celebrates the huge contribution that your mom has made in your life and convey your deepest feelings for her.

Well being gift

health related gift

Women take care of the entire family. They make sure that everyone in the family eats right, sleeps well, exercises properly and does everything that is needed for staying fit. However, in an attempt to keep everyone else fit, these women tend to forget to take care of their own health. They skip meals, have no time for exercising and hardly relax properly.

As a result of this, by the time these women reach the age of 60, most of them suffer from various ailments, like weak bones and muscles, etc. This 60th birthday, let your mom know that it is high time that she starts taking care of her own health, before worrying about others.

Fitbit bands, admission to yoga classes, gymming equipments, a completely free health check-up with some good doctor, etc., are some of the things that you can actually consider gifting to her on her 60th birthday, to make sure that she actually starts taking care of herself.

Home Improvement

home decor gifts

For most of the women, maintenance of their house is of prime importance. These women like to ensure that everything in their house is kept in a proper place, and only good and pretty items find a place for themselves in their house.

If your mom too is extremely particular about her house décor, then there are many different items for home decoration which are available in the market, which I am pretty sure your mom would love to have in her house. Beautiful painting, designer cushion covers, table mats, decoration pieces, etc. are some of the items you can consider in this regard.

Personal Beauty Products

women beauty products

Women are always conscious about their looks, and why not, God wanted women to look pretty at all times. So why should you allow your mom to hide her beautiful face under those wretched wrinkles? Gift some amazing beauty and hair care products which would help her in not just rejuvenating her skin and beauty, but would also make her feel younger from inside.

Personal Interests

Young woman hands playing piano --- Image by © Mike Kemp/Tetra Images/Corbis
Young woman hands playing piano — Image by © Mike Kemp/Tetra Images/Corbis

60 is the age by when your mom must have completed most of her responsibilities. All you children must be well settled in life, she must have retired from her job and may now be planning to lead a quiet and peaceful life. Now that she has time for herself, then why not encourage her to reconsider engaging in activities which she loved as a youngster, but never had the time to pursue them. You can buy her painting sets and encourage her to take up painting full time now, you can enroll her in pottery or dancing classes, or any other activity which she always wanted to follow, but never had the opportunity before.

Suggested 60th birthday gifts for mom

There are hundreds of items available in the market, which fall into the above category. Some of the top picks for the list of gift items for mom on her 60th birthday have been discussed below:

ACORN’s Women’s New Spa Slippers

ACORN’s Women’s New Spa Slippers

This is a very comfortable pair of slippers. They are perfect not just for the wet floors in the spa, but they make for a highly comfortable wear at home as well. The soft feel of these slippers under her feet would make all the running around the house easy for her.

Heart Of Love Sweatshirt Blanket

Heart Of Love Sweatshirt Blanket

Your mom is turning 60 and now you can expect to see her simply relaxing on her couch, reading a nice book all day. So why not make this book reading and snuggling up experience on the couch, even more fun for her by gifting her this super soft blanket. The blanket has the names of the people she loves printed on it in the shape of a heart, which makes this blanket not just comfortable, but also highly personal and special for her as well.

Galvanized Planter Tub

Galvanized Planter Tub

This planter tub will make the portico, porch or the deck of your mom’s house look absolutely stunning. This galvanized tub comes with two handles on either side, making it easy to carry around. The tub has been made weatherproof and therefore, you do not have to worry about it getting rusted or tarnished with time. The best part about this planter tub is that you can get your very own and personal message printed on the same for your mother.

Diamond Personalized Paperweight

Diamond Personalized Paperweight

Bring some spark to the dull and boring desk of your mother by gifting her this sparkling piece of paperweight. If you carefully place this diamond paperweight in a sunny spot, you would actually be able to see the refractions of different colored lights all through the say, which trust me is absolutely magical. This gift item is both practical and useful in use, and absolutely stunning in its appearance.

Bag Of Tricks Personalized Make-Up Bag

Bag Of Tricks Personalized Make-Up Bag

I am sure that your mom already owns at least one, if not more make-up bags, but this one is truly special. It is a highly personalized makeup bag. Right on top of the bag, you can get the name of your mom printed to say this bag of tricks belongs to her. Next up, against each and every compartment made for storing different makeup items, some mischievous message is printed. For example, where the lipstick can be placed, it is written, this is where I kissed by mistake, etc. Thus, this make-up bag is not just pretty and convenient for storing make-up, but it is pretty funny and funky as well.

Electronic Pulse Massager

Electronic Pulse Massager

This is one very good gift item, which you should definitely consider for gifting to your mom on her 60t birthday. This massager gives the user electrotherapy, which helps in relaxing the muscles and reducing various chronic pains in the body. The best part of this massager is that it can be easily used for easing the pain in any part of the body.

Diamond Bracelet With Family Members Names

Diamond Bracelet With Family Members Names

This is yet another pretty and personal gift items, which you can be pretty sure your mom would love to receive. Every woman, of every age, loves diamonds. And the only thing that your mom loves more than diamonds is her family. With this bracelet, bring these two biggest loves of your mom’s life together in the form of a bracelet and watch her get emotional with joy as she opens and sees this gift of yours on her 60th birthday.

Milestone Necklace

Milestone Necklace

This is a very simple necklace with very little styling or designing, and yet it represents your mom in the best possible manner. Made with sterling silver, it has her birthstone at the top and her name engraved in the middle. You can gift her one pendant, or you can gift her multiple pendants to represent her birthday along with the birthday of other family members as well. The entire collection would represent all the important milestones in her life.

Antique Style Personalized Silver Plated Jewelry Box

Antique Style Personalized Silver Plated Jewelry Box

In case you do not want to gift her jewelry, you can go in for this really beautiful jewelry box with a small personal message or her name engraved right in the middle of the lid of the box. The box has a carving style designing work done all over, making it appear like a jewelry box right out of the collection of some big queen or princess.

Best Mum In The World Personalized Photo Mug

Best Mum In The World Personalized Photo Mug

What makes this mug pretty and special is the photo of your mom along with a beautiful message for her on her 60th birthday, written by you personally. No matter what you buy from the market and how expensive it is, it will never be able to match up to the loving message that you get printed on this mug from your heart.

Horizons Classic Leather Writing Journal

Horizons Classic Leather Writing Journal

Most of us tend to take our moms and the efforts and struggles they put in for our upbringing for granted. Most of in fact do not even know about all the tough battles that she had to fight for ensuring that we got a happy and fulfilling childhood. This 60th birthday, gift her this pretty and sturdy leather journal and ask her to share all her struggles and dreams with you. Also encourage her to write down her plans for the future and try to make them come true for her.

Milestones Date Pillows

Milestones Date Pillows

For us kids, for men, etc., our milestones in our life are the dates when we personally accomplished things for our own self. However, for our moms, more than her own accomplishments, she must have always celebrated your accomplishments more. It’s her 60th birthday, and it’s high time and all her accomplishment got highlighted, so why not gift her a pillow which has all the dates and events of her achievements recorded on it in a stylish manner.

Garden Apron

Garden Apron

If your mom loves spending time in the garden, planting and tending to trees and other plants, plucking out those weeds, then this garden apron would make a perfect gift for her. It will keep her clean, keep all her garden tools handy for her and at the same time make her look absolutely gorgeous as she sweats it out in the garden.

Embroidered Personalized Pink Ragdoll

Embroidered Personalized Pink Ragdoll

Make your mom remember her good old childhood days with this pretty ragdoll. Get the name of your mom embroidered on the dress of the doll. Just like when she was a child, I am pretty sure, your mom is going to love this doll and hold it close to her as she goes to bed from now on.

Tango Dancing Experience For Two

Tango Dancing Experience For Two

With your mom turning 60, your dad must be pretty old too, and it must have been a long time since the two must have done something really romantic with each other. So this 60th birthday, give your mom a chance to romance your dad once more by making them join this special tango class.

Gifts And décor Squirrel Outdoor Birdfeeder

Gifts And décor Squirrel Outdoor Birdfeeder

This is a very cute and pretty home décor item, which I am absolutely sure that your mom would love to place in her garden or even the balcony in her house. Watching the bird feed off the back of this squirrel is surely going to be a pleasant sight to watch.

French Linen Water Fragranced Diffuser Set

French Linen Water Fragranced Diffuser Set

Help your mom keep her house smelling fresh and inviting with this set of water fragrance diffuser set. Each fragrance is made from essential oils and lasts for more than four months at a stretch.

Willow Tree Close To Me

Willow Tree Close To Me

This is a beautiful and emotional gift which daughters can give to their mom to represent the deep and emotional bonding that the two of them share.

Personalized 60th Birthday Vase For Mom

Personalized 60th Birthday Vase For Mom

This sentimental vase is not just something which would help in improving the beauty of your mom’s house, but it is something which your mom is going to cherish for many many years to come. You can choose some prewritten poem or write your own message to be printed on this vase.

Family Ingredients Recipe Box

Family Ingredients Recipe Box

Made of pine wood in natural color, this box contains all the ingredients which go into the making of your mom’s very special dish, and an honor for this amazing recipe of hers. The box contains a slot for storing index cards with recipes, on which you can actually write a personal message for your mom, thanking her for all the great food that she has fed you over the years.

Name A Star Gift Box

Name A Star Gift Box

With this amazing gift box, you would be able to make your mom feel on top of the world. With this gift box, your mom can actually give a shining star in the sky her own name and immortalize herself forever.

Hearts And Daisies Personalized Wine

Hearts And Daisies Personalized Wine

The customized label of this wine bottle makes it truly special for the receiver. Along with a special photo of your mom, you can also get a special message printed on the label.

Youth Code Regenerating Skincare Kit

Youth Code Regenerating Skincare Kit

Help your mom retain the glow of her skin with this amazing regenerating skincare kit. It consists of lotions and creams that will keep wrinkles away from the skin of your mom and make her look much younger than her real age.

Personalized heart Shaped Clock

Personalized heart Shaped Clock

Make sure that every time, your mother checks the time, she is reminded of how special she is in your life with this heart shaped clock, on which you can get a personal birthday message, only for your mom, printed.

Bath Caddy

Bath Caddy

Let your mom experience the relaxation and pleasures of a spa right at her home with this amazing bath caddy. With this caddy, she has a safe place for keeping her wine glass in between all the bath bubbles.

5 In 1 Retro Sushi And Soft Ice Cream Maker

5 In 1 Retro Sushi And Soft Ice Cream Maker

If you think your mom makes the best desserts in the world, then gift her this amazing sushi and ice cream maker, to encourage her to enhance her baking and cooking skills and do something amazing in this field.

Temperamental Necklace

Temperamental Necklace

The vintage look of this necklace will be a perfect match and a compliment to the beauty of your mom at the age of 60. The best part, she can wear this necklace to all occasions, both formal as well as casual.

Personalized 60th Birthday Candle

Personalized 60th Birthday Candle

The 5 different hues and aromas of this candle are sure to make the 60t birthday of your mother vibrant, colorful and fragrant.

Baby Elephant Ring Holder

Baby Elephant Ring Holder

This silver plated elephant ring holder will enhance the appeal of the dressing table of your mom and the turned trunk of the elephant, which happens to be a symbol of good luck, will bring happiness in her life as well.

Ruby Wine Cozy Boots

Ruby Wine Cozy Boots

Simply place these boots in the microwave for 90 seconds and help your mom warm her feet instantly. These cozy and comfortable boots are also perfect for easing pain from tired feet as well.

Pick any of the above items for gifting them to your mom on her 60th birthday, without having to worry about her liking them or not. All of the above items are loved and appreciated by all the moms, all over the world. Just try to match your mom’s personal style and needs with the gift you select for her.