10 Perfect Mother’s Day Gifts

Mother’s Day is next weekend, and you still haven’t settled on a gift. Which means you work well under pressure… or you were just waiting for us to do all the work. Either way, we’ve got you covered. These 10 picks will win you instant most-favored-child status. Or child-in-law status. Or husband status. Like we said, we’ve got you covered. —Lacey Maulding

HomeMint.com Subscription The upcoming interiors collaboration between Justin Timberlake and celebrity designer Estee Stanley is all the buzz in home décor. Each month Mom gets a personal style selection ranging from accessories to art and furniture. Membership is $9.99 per month, which doubles as a credit toward purchases. Early access, launch.homemint.com

Cire Trudon “The Tales” Candle Gift Boxes This French company dates all the way back to a 1640s wax merchant and offers some of the world’s most luxurious candles. “The Tales” gift boxes contain three 20-to-30-hour candles with scents inspired by famous fairy tales: Little Red Riding Hood, Jack & The Beanstalk and Sinbad the Sailor. $150, www.ciretrudon.com

Blue Irises For a different spin on flowers, send Mom California-grown Blue Irises from flowerbud.com. The flowers are overnighted from the fields and arrive as buds that will bloom for two to three days. It’s the gift that keeps on giving. $69, www.flowerbud.com

Diane von Furstenberg Harper Connect Bag Give Mom instant access to her iPad without hindering her street style. DVF’s new version of the classic leather Harper bag has a secret side flap that opens easily for a quick e-mail or, more likely, game of Angry Birds. $695, www.dvf.com

Printstagram Flipbook Make Mom a sentimental and unique gift without the crayons and glue. Log into your Instagram account via the Printstagram website, select photos, and place your order. You’ll get two flipbooks with 50 photos each. Macaroni noodles not included. $12, printstagr.am

Blurb Personalized Cookbook Transform Mom’s battered recipe cards into a shiny new cookbook. Blurb’s website is embarrassingly simple to use, so putting all Mom’s famous recipes in one place is a cinch. Add photos and notes for extra flavor. $3.95 and up, www.blurb.com

Cuisinart 8-Bottle Wine Cellar The only thing moms love more than wine is buying in bulk. She can get both with her own personal wine cellar, which keeps up to eight bottles stored at the perfect temperature. The cellar is super quiet, so she won’t hear any buzzing while she’s buzzing. $159, www.cuisinart.com

Menu of Denmark Oil/Vinegar Pipette Set Finally, an efficient system for oil-and-vinegar fans. Get the perfect amount from the beaker using a pipette with chemist-like precision. Perfect for salad-eating moms. And isn’t every mom a salad-eating mom? $80, www.metropolitandecor.com

J. Crew Monogrammed Vintage Pajamas Put the bed in breakfast in bed with these super-soft monogrammed PJs. The classic sleepwear will be her favorite for years to come—and a constant reminder of your awesomeness. $95 with monogram, www.jcrew.com

Kate Spade Stationery Nothing says “Mom” like personalized stationery. Kate Spade’s updated classics feature black and white striping and a metallic gold initial, printed on 100 percent cotton cardstock. Trust us, you can’t go wrong with Kate Spade. $26 for 10, www.katespade.com

 

 

 

 

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