Mother’s Day 2015 Gift Guide

Perfete / Monday May 4, 2015

Finding unique and personal Mother’s Day gifts can be a challange, especially if you have Mothers-in-Law, Step-Mothers and Godmothers to buy for, too! This is one holiday where the gift really should be something she “wants” rather than something she “needs”. So have fun with it!

Start by thinking about what she likes to do. Does she love to entertain? Is she the first one in line to grab the latest lipstick from Sephora? Let her indulge in a special gift she may not buy for herself. Don’t forget about traditional gifts, too- after a few years of searching for options in lieu of a fragrance set, I realize my mom is likely out of her favorite Chanel Allure perfume. If you or your Dad can do a bit of snooping to find an indulgence she really does need, then even better!

Follow our Mother’s Day 2015 Gift Guide for some of this year’s best treats, from fragrance to crystals.

The Traditional Mom
Tory Burch Eau de Parfum Set, $125 at Nordstrom
Tory Burch Eau de Parfum Set, $125 at Nordstrom
You can’t go wrong with a beautiful fragrance set. Narrow down your options to fruity, floral, or musky to see which style best suits her. This Tory Burch set is a winner.
The Writer Mom
Monogrammed Stationary Flat Notes and Cards Set, $16 from Rifle Paper Co.
Monogrammed Stationary Flat Notes and Cards Set, $16 from Rifle Paper Co.
The art of hand written letters is a dying one, but always classy. A mom who loves to write will appreciate a quality stationary set- even more if it’s personalized like this monogram card set.
The New Age Mom
Large Amethyst Point, $89 at Enchanted Crystal Cave on ETSY
Large Amethyst Point, $89 at Enchanted Crystal Cave on ETSY
Different crystals are said to bring unique energy to your home. Find something that speaks to you and it will to mom, too. Ask expert Adam from Enchanted Crystal Cave for a custom stone just for mom.

The Tech Mom

Shadow Wireless Earbud Headphones by Sol Republic, $99.99 at Best Buy
Shadow Wireless Earbud Headphones by Sol Republic, $99.99 at Best Buy

For moms who love to have the latest gadgets, give her something sleek and useful. These wireless headphones have a feminine look to boot.

The Hostess Mom
Classic Small Glass Drink Dispenser, $59, and Octopus Dispenser Stand, $59 at Pottery Barn
Classic Small Glass Drink Dispenser, $59, and Octopus Dispenser Stand, $59 at Pottery Barn
Help moms who love to entertain get ready for the summer season with a unique drink dispenser. This shiny octopus stand is perfect for any warm-weather soiree.
The Fashionista Mom
Dainty Sparklers Pearl Cuff by Tory Burch $88
Dainty Sparklers Pearl Cuff by Tory Burch $88
Something elegant, yet modern will strike the perfect balance with a mom who loves to dress-up. This open pearl cuff by Kate Spade is a versatile pick.
The Overworked Mom
Wrapped Spa Gift Set by Lush, $69.95
Wrapped Spa Gift Set by Lush, $69.95
Sure, you could get mom a gift certificate for a massage in a fancy spa, but scheduling the appointment is often an issue. Let her pamper herself on her own time with an at-home spa kit.
The Decorator Mom
Stacked Gourd Vase, $199 at Williams Sonoma
Stacked Gourd Vase, $199 at Williams Sonoma
Flowers are a traditional Mother’s Day offering, but step it up a notch by presenting them in a stunning vase mom can use again and again.