How do you say thank you to someone who has given you everything? Every day is Mother’s Day, but treat mom to something special on May 8. She’ll love a classic jewelry piece to pair with her outfit, a bottle of wine complete with all the accessories, new plants to start her gardening season, a new perfume or a relaxing day at the spa.
Try a minimalist look this season with delicate jewelry from Alex and Ani. Vulnerable and delicate, the butterfly symbolizes the most beautiful kind of transformation, reminding us to embrace change with grace. Butterflies are admired for their elegance and beauty, just like mom. Circumference: 2.4” Adjustable from: 2.2” to 2.6” crafted with sterling silver, 14kt gold plated or 14kt rose gold plated finishes.
This bracelet is part of a collection that represents transformation, destiny and the infinite nature of the universe. The purple colors are rooted in their connection to the Earth and its perpetual cycle of life. It’s the perfect addition to mom’s wrist. Circumference: 7.5” Adjustable from: 6.5’’ to 8.5” Crafted with a Rafaelian silver finish and adorned with glass beads. All styles are available at your local Alex and Ani store and alexandani.com.
Want a more unique piece for mom? Look no further than Inspired Luxe, an e-commerce site for handcrafted, one-of-a-kind jewelry from artisans around the world. With an assortment of colorful bangles, necklaces and earrings, including these La Bottega Italia featuring Lebole Gioielli earrings in wood and wax printed fabric, the collection offers unique styles for every mom’s taste.
Massage Envy, Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa or any other relaxing spa is guaranteed to win over mom, the woman who does it all, but never has time to relax. Now she has to. Create a spa package for mom to include a Swedish or hot stone massage, manicure and pedicure, facial and a good steam in the sauna to release all those toxins. She’ll come home feeling rejuvenated and refreshed to enjoy her day.
Life is beautiful and so is mom, so why not get her a perfume that says so? La Vie Est Belle is one of Lancфme’s most popular perfumes. Sweet, floral notes make La Vie Est Belle the perfect spring and summer scent. Retails for $66-$198.
Give mom the first plant in her garden this Mother’s Day. Plants and flowers are not only a beautiful gift, but a sentimental one at that, as gardening is an activity the two of you can do together. Give mom a simple plant in an ornate pot, or get creative with a presentation of different packages of seeds that is sure to get mom excited for a day in the garden.
Whether mom likes to entertain or kick back with a glass of red or white, this wine and tote bag set from the Joie de Vin Collection by Clos du Bois, is perfect for spring. An elegant way to bring the cheer of California and the glamour of France to any table, this goodie bag features eight fête essentials packaged together in a chic canvas tote. Items include one bottle of 2014 Clos du Bois California Chardonnay, paper plates, cocktail napkins, place mats, wine bottle hang tags, coasters, two stemless and two plastic reusable wine glasses.