May 7, 2014 >> Quick! Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift Guide
Ditch the lotion sets and gifts cards this year and give mom something to celebrate life’s little pleasures. We rounded up bright and beautiful Mother’s Day gifts guaranteed to ward off seasonal effects from the very long winter and kick-start mom’s spring spirit. And because you’re really down to the wire with the gifting this year—Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 11th!—all these items are available NOW in store. We’re rethinking traditional presents in fun and functional forms for a very inspired Mom’s day treat.
Read on to see our Mother’s Day picks with price points for every budget—we’re confident there is something for every mom on your list. Because after all, she really deserves the very best.
A. SOAP STONES, $8—$16, BY PELLE DESIGN AT JAYSON HOME
Soap may not be the most exciting thing, but we love the faux gemstone packaging. The rose quartz grapefruit scent will surely be a hit.
B. SUPER DUPER MOM POUCH, $14.95, AT PAPER SOURCE
Even the most loved mom needs a reminder ever now and again. Store odds and ends, cosmetics or even her favorite child’s mementos in this super duper cute pouch.
C. UP WRISTBAND, $129.99, BY JAWBONE AT BEST BUY
No need to have a fitness-crazed mother for this cool gadget. Pair the UP wristband with the corresponding app to learn and motivate daily activity by automatically logging metrics from sleeping patterns to exercise. We love the bold colors.
D. A STROKE OF GENIUS NOTEPAD, $10, BY KATE SPADE AT GREER
If there is one thing we can say about good mothers, they are damn good organizers! Up the ante with this stylish to-do list notepad.
E. HORSESHOE NECKLACE, $32, BY SPARTINA 449 AT ART EFFECT
For all of the good luck she’s brought you, return the favor with this charming necklace.
F. PASSION SCENTED CANDLE, $28, BY NEST AT NEIMAN MARCUS
A good candle goes a long way. And this one might just be the perfect scent to welcome in a new season of warm weather.
G. BROAD STRIPE IPHONE 5 BACKUP BATTER, $38, BY BAN.DO AT ANTHROPOLOGIE
Mom will totally appreciate when this extra battery boost comes in handy—most likely half way in between liking all of your Facebook posts. Plus, a matching iPhone case could make the perfect pairing to this pragmatic present.