13 Cheap Mother's Day Gifts That Seem Fancy

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We're all slightly broke millennials these days, so it's understandable most of us are not exactly rolling in dough when the holidays roll around. So it's totally understandable if you're panicking re: what to get your mom this May 13 as you check your bank accounts and realize you don't have a ton of cash to spare.

But don't worry. There are plenty of cheap Mother's Day gifts that look fancy at your disposal. You don't have to splurge on a set of crystal studs when she'll be just as happy with a gorgeous faux rose gold bracelet. The internet has truly made this holiday a heck of a lot easier to get through. (It's the cost of that plane ticket home that's stressing me out more, to be honest.)

The key to shopping on a budget is making sure that you're shopping smart — that you're putting your money into something that is still sophisticated, chic, or useful. This list manages just that, and rest assured — everything in it is $25 and under. And if all else fails and you're still strapped for ideas, remember Mom will probably give you an A+ for effort overall!

Without further ado, here are some of the things you can get fab Mom for her special day: