Mother’s Day Gift Guide


Gifts for the woman you love the most. Your siblings won’t stand a
chance if you show up with
one of these.

1. This beautiful watering can is almost as impressive as her garden. Haws cream heritage watering can, $128,

2. Stripes are a classic — just like your mom. Club Monaco Cory striped sweater, $90,

3. This rich, “Gardenia” hand cream is packed with shea butter, vitamins, minerals and
essential oils; the gorgeous aluminum tube is recyclable. Soap and Paper Factory hand cream, $18,

4. This card will not be going into the bottom drawer. Tiny Prints custom cards, prices start at $2,

5. Delicious pink bubbly to go with the super meal you prepared or, ahem, bought. Domaine Carneros Brut Rose, $35,

6. Support her habit with the new, sleek, silver KRUPS espresso machine, $300,

7. Fancy flip-flops = her summer staple. The Missoni Havaianas collection flip-flop, $70,

8. This gorgeous candle inspired by the Santa Ana winds will make her feel like she’s sunning in Cali. Voluspa Laguna Alta candle, $27,

9. She can enjoy cherry-blossom season all year long with a bottle of this feminine and elegant fragrance. Jo Malone Sakura Cherry Blossom, $105,

10. Her iPad stays protected in this ostrich bag with suede lining. Lose the detachable strap, and she gets a chic clutch. $88,

11. Whether mom’s watching “The Rachel Maddow Show” or curled up with a book, this throw will keep her cozy. Liz Claiborne New York throw, $50,

12. Keep mom dry and chic. L.L. Bean Signature Trench, $185,

13. She’ll zip around in style on this handmade Italian bike in the designer’s signature green. Kate Spade New York Abici Bicycle, $1,100,

14. These cheery mugs with her initials make her morning coffee routine a little more special. Homegrown monogram mug, $8 each,

15. A painting of her other baby. Pet portraiture, prices start at $275,

16. This natural creamy wash made with essential oils works for both showers and bath. And with packaging this cute how can mom not be a good mood?

17. Adele’s “21” is smooth and unobjectionable enough for mom to enjoy, but just feisty enough to make her to feel like she’s still got it. $12,

18. It’s all about the Maxi dress for Spring. Nicole by Nicole Miller Maxi dress, $40 at JCPenney stores and


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