Feeling overwhelmed by the holidays? We can’t solve all your holiday shopping headaches, but we’ve totally got your back when it comes to unique, thoughtful gifts for every mom in your life. That’s what the Scary Mommy Shop is all about. Since we launched the shop in 2018, we’ve been on the hunt for new and amazing brands that are “Scary Mommy” approved. We love their stuff, but we also dig what they’re about – most are women-owned small brands working to make the world a better place.
You’re not going to find these products on Amazon, Mama. These gifts are all about #momlife – fun, not fussy; cool, not conservative; special, not standard. We know you’ll love them because we do.
Find something perfect for every mom on your list and do some shopping you feel good about this year. Order by December 13th to get it in time for Christmas!
Public School Paper Co
Sisters Christina & Rochelle grew up making paper creations in the back rooms of their parents’ office supply store. Today, they’re still at it, offering a mix of sweet, sarcastic, and funny greeting cards for all occasions — hand-drawn and printed in the USA.
Entrepreneur Krysten Kauder created a brand that stands for empowerment, using expression-based products to start conversations on a range of important issues to women, from equality to mental health. With sassy messages and stylish design, Ryan Porter is a favorite of celebs, editors, and everyday moms.
Alex Gagné began studying letterpress printing as a creative outlet, before finding success and turning her side hustle into a full-time business. Today, Chez Gagné offers a unique combo of sassy and classy greeting cards, drinkware, candles & more that make great gifts — for others or for yourself!
Iris Cherng’s psoriasis — and her frustration at her lack of afforbale options — led to her taking matters into her own hands. With an emphasis on traditional herbs and remedies, Honey Belle is celebrated by beauty enthusiasts for using simple, natural, effective ingredients that help people discover self-love and self confidence in their own skin.
Sweet Water Decor
Melissa Horvath’s motivational, inspirational brand started in her basement and has grown to be featured in shops & boutiques around the world. She still hand letters every design, so every product — mugs, candles, prints, stationery & more — is truly unique.
Entrepreneurs Meg Young and Ashley Kasperzak work with local African designers and artisans to create unique jewelry you’ll be proud to wear. Each piece combines modern design with traditional technique, and helps its makers earn fair wages that go directly to their living expenses and education.
SHOP THE STORY
The wait for dinner never seems longer than when you have hungry, impatient kids at the table. Bust out this restaurant bingo game, and the wait is easier for everyone.
Breathe in the zen oozing from this candle the next time you feel like throwing away every toy you trip over on your way to getting coffee.
Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt personally victimized by your own child. Light this candle and meditate on it, Mama.
The keychain that reminds everyone in the back seat — don’t mess with me, I gave birth to you.
Yes, it’s a cliché. Doesn’t mean it’s not true.
If you’re even asking yourself this question, you’re probably doing ok.
For your favorite realist, this 256 paged journal, is gold foil printed with a marking ribbon & black elastic closure.
Cleanse, nourish, and scrub all at the same time! Coconut Oil and Glycerin keeps your skin moisturized and healthy. Glycerin is a natural humectant, so it’s a substance that retains moisture, helping you keep your skin soft.
Exfoliation is vital to achieve a beautiful, healthy skin complexion. Not only does it detoxify the skin, it helps brighten, improve skin tone, and gets rid of dead skin cells to reveal healthier, younger, new skin.
Get creative and mask the day away! The ingredients in this masque increase blood flow and circulation to the skin, so at least you’ll look alive even if you don’t feel that way.
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