15 Thoughtful Mother's Day Gift Ideas

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    Mother's Day is May 13th!

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    ​While to some it may feel like a "Hallmark holiday," we still think Mother's Day is an important tradition, and a great reminder to thank the strong and loving women in our lives for everything they do. Whether you make her breakfast in bed, send a thoughtful card or flowers or splurge on a gift she'll really love—a Mother's Day gift idea should be tailored to the woman who's getting it.

    From stylish pieces she can add to her everyday wardrobe to statement pieces for her kitchen or bar, we found some great Mother's Day gift ideas for your favorite lady... Whether she's your sister who just had a baby, your grandmother, your aunt or your best friend who seems to juggle it all seamlessly.

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    Cool Kicks

    White keds
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    Did you know Keds—the sneaker company that's been around since 1916—is making a serious comeback right now? They've infused their collection with a ton of updated classic sneakers that will appeal to moms of all ages. We love the 'Ace' sneakers for their simple design and clean all-white design, but they also come with metallic accents if you're feeling a little more festive.

    Keds 'Ace' sneakers in leather, $70, Keds

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    Rosé Corkscrew

    Courtesy of Grenville Society

    Let's be honest, the corkscrew has never been the most glamorous part of anyone's home bar setup. Grenville Society is changing all that however, with their stylish and trendy pineapple cock screw—one that will add a touch of metallic flare to your bar cart or wet bar area. It comes in multiple metallic hues, but the rose gold (aptly called rosé!) is our favorite. 

    Grenville Society 'rosé' pineapple corkscrew, $38, Grenville Society

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    A Stylish Photo Frame

    Courtesy of Artifact Uprising

    These floating frames from Artifact Uprising are simple and stylish and will complement any home design aesthetic perfectly.

    Artifact Uprising floating frame, from $79, Artifact Uprising

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    Mother's Day Brunch Box

    Brunch at home is one of our favorite Mother's Day traditions, and Harry & David wants to make that experience even more delicious. They offer a whole range of boxes and goodies you can have delivered, sure to delight the whole family.

    Mother's Day Brunch gift basket, $70, Harry & David

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    A Leather Tote Bag

    Courtesy of Ubuntu Made

    Any women worth her salt knows how valuable a great tote bag can be in her busy life. This beautiful leather bag from Ubuntu—handmade in Kenya—can be monogramed with Mom's initials. It will also make you and her feel good to know that Ubuntu's products give back to health and education programs in Kenya

    Ubuntu Made leather tote, $149, Zazzle

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    Everyday Gold Jewelry

    Gold jewelry gift for Mother's Day
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    There's a lot to love about Julie Vos' line of beautiful, globally-inspired jewelry. Along with unique precious stones and statement-meets-everyday wearability, her pieces are relatively affordable, too. For Mother's Day, our pick is a pair of gold 'Fern' hoop earrings that remind us of the headpieces worn in ancient Greece.

    'Fern' gold hoop earrings, $75, Julie Vos

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    A Comfortable Robe

    Courtesy of Mark & Graham

    There's a pretty good chance that your favorite mom's robe could use an upgrade. We love the simple, preppy look of Mark & Graham's Parker kimono robe—especially with the added personal touch of a monogram.

    'Parker' kimono robe, $89, Mark & Graham

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    At Home Spa Items

    Courtesy of Nordstrom

    Herbivore Botanicals' products are all the rage right now. Their ingredients are natural and the feel is luxurious. This coconut oil body polish will give her smooth and glowing skin—not to mention it smells amazing—and a spa-like experience in her own bathroom.

    Herbivore Botanicals 'Coco Rose' coconut oil body polish, $36, Nordstrom

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    A Soft Cashmere Sweater

    Courtesy of Everlane

    It's no secret that we love Everlane—their elevated basics and transparent company policy make it one of our favorite places to shop. Their $100 cashmere crewneck sweater is one of their best-selling products, and with good reason. This sweater comes in a huge range of colors and can even be delivered within an hour in New York City.

    Cashmere crewneck sweater, $100, Everlane

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    A Cozy Throw Blanket

    throw blanket
    Courtesy of Pottery Barn

    If your mom loves nothing more than cuddling up on a Sunday afternoon with a cup of tea and a great book, why not make that experience just a little more luxurious? We love these striped blankets from Pottery Barn that will accent any couch or chair.

    Awning stripe throw blanket, $59, Pottery Barn

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    A Luxurious Candle

    Courtesy of Nordstrom

    Simply put, you can't go wrong with Jo Malone. Every scent is alluring without being overpowering, and these candles make any room instantly more inviting.

    Jo Malone 'Lime, Basil & Mandarin' candle, $65, Nordstrom

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    A Monogrammed Cheese Board

    appetizer serving tray
    Courtesy of Tuckernuck

    If the mom on your list loves entertaining, give her the gift of a smartly-designed and stylish serving board. This wood serving platter from Carved Solutions can also be monogrammed for added sentiment.

    Carved Solutions monogrammed dip & serve board, $78, Tuckernuck

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    A Luxurious Sleep Set

    Courtesy of Mark & Graham

    Hard-working moms know the value and luxury of a good night's sleep. Help her drift into dreamland with a luxurious sleep set that includes a silky sleep mask and matching neck pillow, which can be popped in the freezer or microwave to help provide soothing relief.

    Silk eye mask & neck pillow set, $79, Mark & Graham

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    A Cool Apron

    Courtesy of Salt House Market

    For the stylish mom who also happens to be a master chef? Splurge on an apron she won't mind answering the door in. Salt House Market's 'LBA' or Little Black Apron is about as fashionable as cooking apparel gets.

    'LBA' apron, $125, Salt House Market

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    A Stylish Slipper

    Courtesy of Nordstrom

    We're all for a cozy, fleece or shearling-lined slipper in the cold winter months, but they can get a little warm when spring and summer arrive. Just in time for the season, treat mom to lightweight scuff slippers that look so good she may accidentally wear them out of the house.

    Patricia Green 'Queen Bee' slippers, $70, Nordstrom