After this crazy year, what mom doesn’t deserve something special. My ultimate Mother’s Day gift guide has something for every kind of mama, whether she likes bling, is a nature buff, health nut, or beauty lover. Here are 12 finds sure to make mommy swoon.
Sprout Design Custom Necklace
This is seriously the most special necklace ever. Sprout Design takes your child’s drawings or precious handwriting and turns them into one-of-a-kind luxe necklaces. Using 3D design, printing and metal casting, all you have to do is take a pic of the handwriting or artwork, send it to the Sprout engineers, and they’ll transform it into a masterpiece. Included in your purchase is the custom pendant and chain… I had all my kids join in writing “mama” and now it’s the most treasured necklace I’ll ever own. Go for the rose gold… it’s lovely.
Haverhill Birthstone Bracelet
I’ve been wanting to sport my boys’ birthstones in a jewelry item but had yet to find the perfect piece… until now. Haverhill makes the most delicate, tasteful and stunning personalized birthstone bracelets I’ve ever seen. Mine has three birthstones- one for each of my sons- and it’s set to perfection. Available in 14K gold, Haverhill proudly uses natural and sustainably grown gemstones… it’s one of those items you’ll never want to take off.
Electric Picks Hoops
These 14K gold plated earrings are “hooped dangles.” Instead of the cliché single hoop, this show-stopping statement piece will look fab for date night or mom’s night out. Easy to pair with a LBD or jeans, the New York-made Remington design is available for accessory-loving mamas priced under $100.
Ready to flip? I found the ultimate cruiser for mom- it’s definitely the coolest finds for bike-riding families. Vivelo offers a 100% customizable experience for those seeking the sleekest cruiser on the block. Honestly, I’ve never had so much fun picking and choosing every part of my ride! After selecting your cruiser model (I like the La Donna), you literally color-coat all the sections of the cruiser… the handlebar, fenders, spokes, fork, cables and beyond (as I said: everything!). THEN, you can even add text to the side making the bike truly your own. Trust me, this will be an experience like no other, and a bike that completely represents your style and personality.
For sports moms, traveling moms, or beach moms, I found your new BFF: the lightweight Chair ONE Home. Consider this the modern camping chair that folds compact into a small bag (and I mean it when I say small). Available in a bunch of colors, the contemporary chair flaunts fantastic fabric, combining inside style with outdoor UV and weather resistance, resisting tears and abrasion, and wipes clean with soap and water.
Beauty, Health + Wellness
GLO Teeth Whitening
Make mom’s smile glow with GLO- the latest generation of at-home whitening kits that combines savvy technology, pairing with an app, and is Bluetooth enabled. GLO is the first and only system that uses the professional elements of gentle heat and blue LED light to provide safe and effective tooth whitening results. The special gel is thick- not runny- and stays in place (without the use of strips or annoying trays). The system provides optimal yet gentle results — up to five shades lighter in a week! Get mom the full set up; a GLO Lit Kit or GLO Brilliant Device (purchased online or at Sephora.) Oh, and with every kit purchase, 10% goes to the GLO Good Foundation, so mama’s bright whites will be paying it forward!
Every makeup artist knows: a flawless finish starts with the right tools. LUXIE has the ultimate collection of ultra-soft synthetic, hypoallergenic brushes, sponges, and premium beauty tools. For mom, treat her makeup routine to the 30 Piece Rose Gold collection equipped with every brush you could ever need. Plus, it comes in a new luxury zippered storage folder.
Masktini Gold Mask
Gift mom an A-list spa experience from the comfort of home. Masktini’s Goldbrightening Mask uses Vitamin C extract to boost collagen production, as well as pomegranate stem cell extract to brighten any skin tone. The creamy metallic mask contains natural mineral micro-pigments that leave behind a subtle golden glow after it’s washed off. Loved by many celebrity moms, this mask will leave mama feeling like a million bucks.
Give mom a break from the grocery store with Oshēn, individually portioned sustainably raised Atlantic salmon that has a perfect combination of healthy omega-3s (DHA & EPA). The salmon delivery service has no hormones or micro-plastics and is Kosher. It makes dinner time a breeze, being delicious, nutritious, great for your heart and good for your skin. The fish is available fresh or frozen and good to store for up to a year in your freezer.
Blue Apron wants to help you celebrate Mother’s Day by providing restaurant-quality meals in the comfort of home. Available in two-serving and four-serving offerings, pamper mom with a home cooked dinner, both designed to be easy and delicious. Their exclusive Mother’s Day treat consists scallops, veggies and rice, accompanied with a wine bundle that pairs perfect with your meal. In addition, head to Blue Apron’s marketplace where you’ll find a curated selection of cooking tools, utensils, and pantry items tested and recommended by their culinary team.
Print Art Kids
I’m all for anything meaningful, custom and personal, so if you’re looking for a special Mother’s Day gift, check out my friends at @printartkids. This cool company take your kids’ art and turns it into fun stuff like notebooks, postcards, paper pads and puzzles.
Choose your child’s favorite masterpiece and turn it into a professional and practical item that mom will use every day. It’s a great confidence booster for artsy kids, and a unique idea for gifting mom/grandma!
Bid farewell to the cliché phone charger; mom will swoon over a sleek slab of rock packed with secret charging powers. The Einova Wireless Charging Stones are made from real marble and stone and can be used to recharge any Qi-enabled device, including the newest iPhones and Samsung phones. All you have to do is set it on the stone surface and watch your phone get to 100%. The chargers are available in black marble, white marble, sandstone, travertine stone and lava stone and each one is unique due to the natural swirls and patterns on the stone.
Written by: Nadine Bubeck
Nadine Bubeck is a TV Personality, author, lifestyle blogger, and fashion designer, having founded Mama B. Designs: boutique apparel that benefits March of Dimes. The Valley-based parenting contributor is a blessed boy mom times three. (nadinebubeck.com).