12 thoughtful Mother's Day gift ideas
1 High tech kitchen gadgets
Here’s a great gift idea for the modern mom in the modern kitchen. She can find recipes or cooking videos, video chat or simply listen to music with this sleek iPad stand that includes Bluetooth and a screen shield. Williams-Sonoma, $243.95.
2 Marble print scarf
This lightweight scarf in a muted watercolour pattern of pale blues and greens is the perfect summer accessory for mom. Each scarf is handmade, meaning the design on each is different – making this a totally unique gift for a totally unique mom. Indigo, $33.75.
3 Bath bombs
How irresistible are these little bath bomb cupcakes? They make a pretty package for any luxury powder room accessory and are the perfect way to tell mom to take a little time to herself! notonthehighstreet.com, $15.38 US.
4 A little luxury
Warm her heart with a luxurious cashmere throw. It may be spring, but there’s always a need for warm and cozy beautiful blankets. Restoration Hardware, $199.
5 Chocolate truffle black tea
Need we say more? The decadent flavour of chocolate truffle takes tea to new levels of indulgence. A tasty treat in a specially designed keepsake tin makes this a lovely and thoughtful gift for mom. Indigo, $15.
6 Classic book covers
Mom may have recently joined the digital age, devouring books on her e-reader, but she doesn’t have to miss the old school classics. Help her curb that longing with beautiful e-reader covers like these. notonthehighstreet.com, $45.34 US.
7 Breakfast tray
Let the childhood tradition of breakfast in bed continue with this great tray conveniently crafted to hold her favourite reading material – or the crossword! Pottery Barn, $164.23.
8 Gardener’s tool basket
Indulge her passion for gardening with this handy basket. It keeps her garden tools of the trade organized and allows her to harvest her bounty as she tends to her plants. Williams-Sonoma, $48.74.
9 Smoothie blender
If your mom is especially health conscious (read: health nut!), then she’s sure to appreciate this small but mighty, sleek and modern smoothie blender. An essential kitchen gadget for any health-conscious mom! Crate and Barrel, $89.05.
10 Cake tin
Are your mother’s tasty cakes legendary? Does she bake constantly for every occasion from regular mid-week treats to big family celebrations? Then give her efforts your stamp of approval with this personalized cake tin. notonthehighstreet.com, $63.15 US.
11 Bath soaps and lotions
You can’t go wrong with sweet smelling stuff. These soaps and lotions come in a variety of delicious scents that will make her feel like she’s at the spa. Restoration Hardware, $4-$14.
12 Pretty vase
We love the eye-popping colour and beautifully realistic flower on this vase. It comes in a variety of colours and is bound to put a smile on her face – especially if you fill it with her favourite flower arrangements! Anthropologie, $18.
Find more great gifts for Mom with our helpful Mother's Day gift guide.