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Best Tea Gifts for Your Mom

Best Tea Gifts for Moms - Sips by

We all know it’s true - moms are superheroes. They deserve to be pampered this holiday season (and every day, really) but how do you find the perfect present for your mom when she says “Oh, I don’t need anything…”? We’ve all been there, scouring the internet for hours to find the right gift. Instead of the stress, why not surprise your mom with a thoughtful tea gift? We made picking out her present simple and fun this year by curating a quick list of the season’s best steep-able gifts!

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Best Tea Gifts for Your Mom

Check out our handpicked, ultimate tea gift guide below that’s sure to have something your mom will love whether she’s a casual tea drinker or the biggest tea lover you know.

Dear Santa Tea Box

Dear Santa Tea Box

Price: $37

Does your mom love tea and a good book? If that sounds like her, why struggle to decide between the two when you could give her both of her favorite things in a convenient, adorable gift box! The teas in this box have been inspired by the book's settings and themes to evoke hope, love, and second chances in this nostalgic novel from the queen of Christmas stories. Be sure to add on the heartwarming world of Debbie Macomber's Dear Santa. Your mom can sip along as she reads and rediscovers the joy of Christmas alongside Lindy Carmichael.

Fa la la la Mug

Fa la la la Mug  

Price: $20

Give mom a mug all to herself this holiday season. Sweet Water Decor’s 17oz Fine Bone China stylish “Fa La La La Mug” mug will instantly become her new favorite mug. This gift is perfect for the mom who loves a cozy cup of tea!


24-Day Holiday Tea Advent Calendar

tea advent calendar

Price: $150

Is she already counting down the days until Christmas? Gift your mom the ultimate tea experience this holiday season with a 24-Day Holiday Tea Advent Calendar. The advent calendar comes with enough tea to make approximately 100 cups of tea! The best news? It’s reusable! Purchase this year and fill it with a new assortment of teas next year for an eco-friendly way to celebrate. Want more options? Check out our full collection of advent tea & countdown calendars!

Spread Cheer Sips by Teamotions

Spread Cheer  

Price: $25

Moms do a lot (especially during this time of year!) so show her how much you appreciate her with Spread Cheer by Teamotions, a.k.a relaxation-in-a-cup. Spread Cheer is an organic black tea that’ll manage any holiday stress with balancing ashwagandha in a heartwarming blend of cranberry, orange, and cinnamon spice. Perfect for sharing a hot cuppa together for some quali-tea time chats.


Holiday Tea Collection

holiday tea collection

Price: Starting at $30

Your mom deserves the very best, so we made a list (and checked it twice) of some of our favorite teas to spread cheer this holiday season. Whether you're relaxing with family in front of a roaring fire or dashing through the snow, these sweet and spicy teas help set a festive mood. Guaranteed to make spirits bright, one mug at a time. The Holiday Tea Collection includes three delicious seasonal teas (choose from all-caffeinated, all caffeine-free, or a mix of both) and a bonus tea lover sticker.

The Nutcracker in New York Sips by Churchill’s Fine Teas

The Nutcracker in New York  

Price: $11

A comforting blend of crisp apples and warming cinnamon created in honor of Christmas in the Big Apple! This tea is part of a series of blends created to celebrate the festive season in cities around the world.


Digital Gift Card - Personalized Tea Box

Tea Gift Card

Price: Starting at $48

Treat your tea-loving mom to the surprise of a gift card so they can have their own personalized Sips by Box tea subscription that matches them with premium teas they enjoy from brands around the world based on their unique taste preferences. Sips by is a subscription gift that will delight tea drinkers for months!

Royal Copenhagen Teacup + Gift Card

Royal Copenhagen Teacup + Gift Card  

Price: Starting at $148

Gift the surprise of our personalized tea subscription service and a Star Fluted Christmas Tea Cup & Saucer. Set a table decked with the magic of Christmas. Each piece is decorated with unique ornaments hanging from the spruce wreaths, creating joyful surprises for children and adults of all ages.


Cookie Tea Box

Cookie Tea Box

Price: $16

Tis the season for holiday baking, small family gatherings, and the warm scent of butter and vanilla in the air. The Cookie Tea Box is full of comforting and nostalgic flavors. Each tea is perfect as an afternoon pick-me-up or paired with your favorite sweet treat. This box is for all of with dreams of sugar cookies dancing in our heads.

Holiday Mug with Infuser

Holiday Mug with Infuser  

Price: $22

This festive mug is topped with a stainless steel infuser to help you make the perfect cup of loose leaf tea every time. The festive patterns on this favorite tea gift will brighten up your mom's morning cuppa.


Holiday Market

Picture this: the air is redolent with warming spices, you're surrounded by family and friends, a fire blazes in the hearth, your feet are wrapped up in fuzzy socks, and you've got a huge mug full of hot tea in your hands. This holiday season, Sips by is here to make all of your tea dreams come true. Whether you're looking for Christmas teas or spicy chai, gifts for tea lovers or holiday cookie treats for yourself, Sips by has all of the holiday tea, tea accessories, tea gift sets, advent tea calendars, gift wrap, and tea kits you need to ensure everyone has a cup of cheer this year. Shop caffeinated holiday teas, caffeine-free holiday teas, festive teas, and your favorite tea brands.

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About Sips by: We’re a female-founded and led startup that makes discovering tea fun, personalized, and affordable. The Sips by Box is the only multi-brand, personalized tea subscription box. Each month, we match tea drinkers across the U.S. with delicious teas from over 150 global tea brands that we’re sure they’ll love. Based out of Austin, Texas, we are adept at savoring a hot mug even when it’s seasonally inappropriate.