We all know nothing says, “I love you, Mom” more than some junk you picked up from CVS on the way to Mother’s Day brunch. But this year, why not break tradition and get her a gift with a bit more… class? Trust us, the following options virtually guarantee most-favored offspring status.
De’Longhi Lattissima Pro: Get Mom her own personal caffeine factory. The sleek and sexy Pro’s one-touch system pumps out café-quality Cappuccino and Latte Macchiato with the help of the advanced milk-frothing feature. $599, delonghi.com.
Misfit Shine: Here it is, the most elegant fitness wearable on the market. Keep up to date with activities, sleep and steps by just placing the Shine on your smartphone screen. Bonus points: Pre-order the Bloom necklace for Mom’s new Shine. $119, store.misfitwearables.com
SodaStream Fountain Jet: Let her relive her old soda fountain days with SodaStream’s new Fountain Jet. The handy gadget transforms water into soda and sparkling drinks in just seconds. $80, sodastreamusa.com
Rifle Paper Co. Heirloom Recipe Box: Two months worth of craftsmanship equals a recipe box worthy of mom’s best. Made from locally salvaged hardwoods including Sweet Gum, Magnolia Bay,and Laurel oak, this heirloom will stand the test of time. $135, riflepaperco.com
Fitness Guru Yoga Mat: West Elm’s collaboration with Brooklyn-based gym Fitness Guru is perfect for the yogi moms out there. The grid-patterned mat keeps you centered and the lux microfiber towels are perfect post-bikram. $79, westelm.com
Instagram Magnets: These Instagram magnets will be an Insta-hit on Mother’s Day. Transform your feed into magnetic memories in just minutes with the help of Sticky 9. $15 for nine, sticky9.com
Baggu Laptop Tote: Here’s the perfect everyday tote with padded protection for mom’s laptop. Classic nautical stripes printed on 100 percent recycled duck canvas make it as stylish as it is practical. $39, store.apple.com
Airplant Terrarium: Skip the flower funeral this year and opt for a quirky airplant terrarium that’ll stick around for more than a few days. The Tillandsia plant has the unique ability to grow without being rooted in soil, making it extremely low maintenance—and highly whimsical. $20, 1800flowers.com
Avarcas Pons: Put some pep in her step with these brightly colored kicks. This traditional Spanish style of eco-friendly artisan sandals is now available in the US in a variety of colored leathers. $77, avarcausa.com
Macaron of the Month Club: The gift that keeps on giving. Each month, unwrap a box of gourmet macarons from Dana’s Bakery in an assortment of creative flavors from S’mores to Red Velvet. $90+, danasbakery.com
Love for Pretty Gift Set: One Love Organics and Pretty Plum Sugar have teamed up to make Mother’s Day easy. A soft floral robe and luxurious facial scrub will provide a much-deserved spa day at home. $109, ecodivabeauty.com
Lululemon Twist & Shout Scarf: When in doubt, get her Lululemon. This incredibly cozy infinity scarf made of stretchy burnout fabric can also be worn as a shawl or headscarf. $48, shop.lululemon.com