Our Mother’s Day Gift Guide to Suit Your Mum’s Personality, Passions and Style
Photo Courtesy of David Yurman
This Sunday May 12th, think outside the chocolate box and beyond the flower shop. Yes, a bouquet or candy will always be welcomed gifts on Mother’s Day, but giving her a gift that suits her personality or reflects one of her passions or interests will hit the mark. Here, we round up a multitude of unique gift ideas to suit one of the most beloved women in your life.
THE ETERNALLY YOUTHFUL
She remains young, hip and cool in your eyes. Keep her moving in style and comfort in these Scandinavian designed slip-on leather sneakers.
Ecco Soft Shoe, $210, ecco.com
The Solari collection from this luxury jeweller features sphere shaped designs which exudes a timeless quality. Solari also means the sun. What else can compare to the warmth she brings to your heart?
Solari Chain Drop Earring in 18K Gold with Pearls and Diamonds, $2,900, davidyurman.com
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She has a mind for business and always brimming with creative ideas. This slim notebook will help her keep track of those thoughts when she’s on the go.
Los Angeles Trading Company journal, $20, thebay.com
THE GREEN THUMB
Whether she is known for prized botanicals or simply loves puttering around her garden, give her tools worthy of the dedication and love she shows for her patch of nature.
Wild and Wolf Garden & Trowel set in William Morris Floral Print, $39.50, indigo.ca
THE HAUTE HIPPIE
A flower child in her youth, she still possess some hippie flair – but more decidedly grownup and luxurious. Give her some bohemian rhapsody with fabulous fringe.
Amazone Hobo Bag, $1,230, longchamp.ca
THE ASTROLOGICAL DREAMER
Whether she’s a true believer in the stars or merely a casual observer of astrology, there is no denying the chic and casual appeal these necklaces will add to her wardrobe. From a Canadian brand, they are available in all twelve zodiac signs and sold as a set in varying lengths for a cool layered look.
Zodiac Necklace Set 14k gold plated, $49, poppyandpeonies.com
THE OUT AND THE PROUD
Maybe you grew up with two mommies or perhaps your mom supports you and LGBTQ2 issues. Either one, will stand, dance or march with pride in these eye-catching rainbow striped Dr. Marten boots.
1460 Pride Boots, $190, drmartens.ca
THE CANNABIS CONNOISSEUR
Whether she consumes for medicinal or recreational purposes, help her keep her stash stylishly discreet with this chic case.
Iconic Stash Case, $115, verdevie.co
A PASSION FOR PARIS
The French capital is one of her favourite destinations. But this year, bring a touch of Paris to her. Laduree, the legendary French patisserie, since 1862, now has two cafe locations in Canada – Toronto and Vancouver. Take her for tea or get her a box of their world-famous macarons.
Box of 12 macarons, $53, ladureecanada.ca