Mother's Day Poll Reveals 43% of Moms Want Homemade Gifts this Year

The Majority of Shoppers will be on a Tight Budget this Mother's Day, Spending $40 or Less, Finds New Poll

May 02, 2013, 04:00 ET from

AUSTIN, Texas, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --, a leading coupon and deals site, is releasing poll results of the top four Mother's Day gift ideas and how much shoppers plan to spend this Mother's Day. Results show affordability is a key factor in choosing gifts this year. The Mother's Day Savings Center helps shoppers find the most popular Mother's Day gifts at a great price.


"Everyone should be able to give their mom a special gift on Mother's Day, whether it costs $1 or $100," said Steve Schaffer, CEO. "We want to help consumers find gifts for their moms and find a great deal, so we created the Mother's Day Savings Center to simplify the shopping experience and help consumers save money when looking for something special. After all, Mother's Day is the one day a year when we say thanks to mom for simply being mom."

Top Four Mother's Day Gifts:

Most moms are hoping for Mother's Day gifts this year that are from the heart. Our Mother's Day poll data reveals the following:

  1. Sentimental & Handmade – 43%
  2. Jewelry – 27%
  3. Flowers – 18%
  4. Sweets – 12%

Spending on Mother's Day

When it comes to spending for mom, most people will be sticking to a budget. poll data reveals the following:

  1. $40 and under – 52 %
  2. $60 and under – 22 %
  3. $80 and under – 17 %
  4. More than $1009 %

Our Mother's Day shopping infographic includes the poll results as well as historical facts about Mother's Day, how many celebrate the holiday and interesting consumer shopping information.

About Mother's Day Savings Center

"Shoppers can get gifts from top brands and still stick to their budgets," Schaffer said. "The Mother's Day Savings Center is a place shoppers can find sentimental gift ideas like personalized photo products, classic gifts like flowers and gift baskets from FTD, quality jewelry and many other great gifts in the top four gift categories."

The Mother's Day Savings Center is a leading online shopping resource that is updated daily with the best Mother's Day deals, sales, gift ideas and coupon codes.'s Mother's Day Savings Experts hand pick and verify each offer, ensuring their quality. Consumers can find Mother's Day offers by top deals; product categories including flowers, jewelry, fragrances and photo gifts; and other popular gift categories

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About saves consumers time and money by helping them find the best coupons, deals, and offers from more than 5,500 online stores and brands. has over 200 categories including travel, software, clothing and shoes, and more. The site has over 50,000 of the best offers, including promotions, coupons and coupon codes, deals, free trials, and free offers. Offers are verified, rated, and updated daily by the editorial team. The company, based in Austin Texas, has been profitable since its inception and received a minority equity investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity, LLLP.