Mother’s Day is just around the corner and if you have nothing planned yet for the most important woman in your life, fret not. Instead of getting the run-off-the-mill gifts that you can find anywhere, why not ShopandBox some curated picks that are unique as they are functional? (But most importantly, tailored for mum and her giftlist.)
Ahead, our most comprehensive Mother’s Day gift guide yet, whether your mum is a foodie, fashionista, or frequent flier:
For the boho-chic mum
If your mum’s boho-chic and proud of it, score these wardrobe essentials that she’ll love.
- Jeeba Bag, Isabel Marant, EUR790, + Add To Wishlist: A leather and suede shoulder bag that can take mum from day to night, no matter the occasion? Check — with this chic new-season offering by Isabel Marant.
- Marlon Leather Lace Up Sandals, Michael Kors, USD110, + Add To Wishlist: 100% leather with a lace-up fastening, this pair of sandals by Michael Kors goes perfectly with dresses, skirts, and even airy culottes for a pared-back look.
- Marrakech Earrings, Dean Davidson, USD280, + Add To Wishlist: Canadian designer Dean Davidson’s forte lies in celeb-approved jewellery pieces that are quaint yet statement-making, such as these 22kt-gold earrings with semi-precious gemstones.
- Room to Bloom Floral Kimono, Modcloth, USD65, + Add To Wishlist: Perfect for weekends out, this kimono by Modcloth is aptly vintage-inspired without looking overly tacky.
- Unnamed, Byredo, EUR170, + Add To Wishlist: As enigmatic as it sounds, Byredo’s mysterious fragrance is one to own if mum loves woody, powdery scents. Expect notes of gin, pink pepper, orris root, and violet—made for a nuanced aesthetic.
For the classy mum
This one’s for the mum whose feminine style and elegant persona has made her your lifelong fashion inspiration.
- Box Set, Diptyque x Pierre Frey, EUR100, + Add To Wishlist: Diptyque’s collaboration with French fabric house Pierre Frey has resulted in limited edition sets decorated with the House of Pierre Frey’s creations.
- Oversized Sunglasses, Gucci, EUR260, + Add To Wishlist: Gucci’s Cruise 2019 shades come in a stunning tortoiseshell oversized frame and shaded green lenses—a charmingly retro pair.
- Rhodium & Gold-Plated Sterling Silver Cubic Zirconia Bracelet, Adriana Orsini, USD145, + Add To Wishlist: Let her wrist do all the talking with this beautiful gold-tone textured cuff bracelet by Adriana Orsini.
- K.i.s.s.i.n.g. lipstick in Love Bite, Charlotte Tilbury, GBP24, + Add To Wishlist: A red lipstick never goes out of style. Charlotte Tilbury’s iconic lipstick in Love Bite is the right shade of crimson for a classic look.
- Slim Bandeau Silk Twill, Chanel, EUR180, + Add To Wishlist: A silk twill is an easy way to enliven any ensemble—and mum’s envy-inducing stash of bags. Case in point: this Chanel pink twill.
For the minimalist mum
If your mum has cultivated a timeless aesthetic that will never go out of style, these five picks were made for her.
- Sunday Morning Minimalist Candle, Brooklyn Candle Studio, USD24, + Add To Wishlist: Gift her Brooklyn Candle Studio’s 100% soy wax candle that’s infused with essential oils—pear, bergamot, jasmine and gardenia with a heady base of amber woods.
- Heavy Crepe Wrap Dress, Ganni, GBP180, + Add To Wishlist: You can never go wrong with Ganni—especially this heavy crepe dress that’s versatile in a quietly subtle way.
- Shoulder Bag, Nanushka, USD330, + Add To Wishlist: Pair said wrap dress with a chic shoulder bag by vegan fashion label Nanushka—especially in this gorgeous burgundy hue.
- Faux Pearl Earrings, Rosantica, USD240, + Add To Wishlist: Gold-plated pearl earrings as such will take her anywhere with remarkable effortlessness.
- Elsa Sandals, Aeyde, EUR140, + Add To Wishlist: For the mum who prioritises both fashion and function, Aeyde’s blush-hued open-toed mules are a natural go-to.
For mum who’s vacation-ready
About to splurge a decadent island getaway for mum to kick back and relax? Get her vacay-ready with these essentials:
- Shirtdress, J. Crew, USD118, + Add To Wishlist: If a cheery cotton-poplin shirtdress doesn’t scream vacation, we don’t know what does.
- Rose Ave. Fabric Clutch, Free People, USD48, + Add To Wishlist: This fabric clutch by Free People will complement her island ensemble prettily—how stunning are the vivid textures and tassel detailing?
- Layered Necklace, Anthia, USD48, + Add To Wishlist: We love this gilded seashell gold piece by Anthia—made to be worn everywhere with everything.
- Protect & Prevent Spray, Moroccanoil, USD30, + Add To Wishlist: Ensure mum’s tresses are kept in check with Moroccanoil’s leave-in conditioner to help prevent colour fade and brassiness.
- The Sparrow – Azure, Birdies, USD95, + Add To Wishlist: Speaking of tassels, this pair of Birdies slides are guaranteed a second glance. Psst: Meghan Markle is a major Birdies fan for good reason.
For the design-savvy mum
If she’s the sort who can’t resist a beautifully-designed piece (be it for the home, bedroom, or work space), these should be in your checkout basket.
- Lively Floral Blush Wine Cup, Rifle Paper Co., USD29.95, + Add To Wishlist: Rifle Paper Co.’s newest addition is this pretty stemless wine cup that can be used for picnics or an indulgent day at home. It’s triple-insulated and is able to keep beverages chilled for 9+ hours and hot for 3 hours.
- Off Center Abstract Pillow Cover, West Elm, USD25, + Add To Wishlist: Jazz up her living area or bedroom with these pillow covers in pastel watercolour-inspired brushstrokes.
- Facet Small Decorative Tray – Green, Now House by Jonathan Adler, USD16, + Add To Wishlist: Amazon’s first exclusive designer collection for the home features none other than Jonathan Adler. Our favourite is this glazed stoneware tray with gem-inspired angles in shades of green.
- Green A-Line Satin Dress, Arket, GBP79, + Add To Wishlist: Lounge-y pieces that look great for all occasions are a winner in our books, especially this Arket satin dress in a lovely shade of pale green.
- Portable Air Purifier, The Pure Company, USD98, + Add To Wishlist: A purifier that looks like it’s part of the home’s fancy decor? You got it. This portable purifier comes with an aromatherapy pad, and is perfectly sized for room, bathrooms, and even laundry rooms.
For the best home-cook you know aka mum
Mum’s a certified foodie and can absolutely cook up a storm? Gift her these kitchen must-haves (and a nifty beauty pampering treat) to make her day.
- Perfect Ten Self-Warming Hand & Cuticle Mask, Patchology, USD10, + Add To Wishlist: Make sure her hands get some TLC with this self-warming coconut-infused mask to a DIY luxe treatment.
- Magnetic Measuring Spoons Set, Spring Chef, USD13.97, + Add To Wishlist: Mum deserves only the best in kitchenware—such as this set of magnetic spoons made from premium stainless steel. Best part? It’s magnetic so she can store it away easily without having to fumble with opening/closing a ring.
- Temperature Control Ceramic Mug, Ember, USD99.95, + Add To Wishlist: Nothing says best mom ever than a mug that says exactly that. Ember’s one-of-a-kind temperature control mug allows her to maintain her drink at her precise temperature for an hour.
- Pink Chocolate Sparkling Rosé Bears, Sugarfina, USD24, + Add To Wishlist: Mum’s got a sweet tooth? She might just love Sugarfina’s signature rosé wine gummies in white choc—a satisfying treat to say the least.
- Stamped Copy: Food52 Mighty Salads, Ten Speed Press, USD23, + Add To Wishlist: For mummies who are health nuts, this Food52 salad recipe book will be her new kitchen guide. In this book are 60 recipes from the Food52 community, from the leafy to beany.
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