To all the moms out there… You’ve put up with our nonsense, given us the most incredible advice, and filled our hearts with pure love. While we could never fully express our thanks to you for, well, being you, these tokens of appreciation handpicked by some of Giftbar’s most favorite merchants are a stylish start.
For the sentimental mom:
M. Flynn Engraveable Lockets, $275 & up
M. Flynn, Boston
From children’s birth dates to initials and beyond, M. Flynn can engrave virtually anything on the front and back of these gold locket necklaces. Not sure what mom’s should say? Give her an M. Flynn gift card so she can choose exactly what’s written.
For the gorgeous mom:
Leah Chavie Lip Benefits, $25
Leah Chavie, Chicago
A swipe of this cranberry flavored, plumping gloss will make even the busiest moms feel a bit more glamorous, not to mention protect her lips from environmental toxins. Really want to pamper mom? Give a gift card to the skin boutique so she can enjoy a spa treatment to boot.
For the glitzy mom:
Spartina 449 Double Link Toggle Charm Bracelet, $45 & up
Art Effect, Chicago
This stylish charm bracelet can be personalized with letters and charms to symbolize nearly any story or memory. Start mom with one charm and treat her to a gift card so she can enjoy customizing the rest of the mix.
For the polished mom:
Annie Handbags Athena Handbag/Clutch, $350
Urban Flair, Chicago
Neutral. Elegant. Versatile. Every elegant mother will love completing their look with this Italian croc-embossed patent leather accessory that boasts just a hint of modern flair. For an extra surprise, stash a Giftbar-of-Choice inside.
For the power mom:
Age of Reason I Am The Queen Silk Scarf, $330
Flat 128, New York
This defiant limited edition ‘I Am The Queen’ silk scarf is a lovely gift for any mother who wants to let the world know who’s really in charge! With only eight produced, it’s a beautiful piece to wrap or frame. Of course with a Flat 128 gift card, you can be sure that beyond limited edition, it’s sooo her.
For the sporty mom:
Belle Helmets, $150
December Thieves, Boston
Could there be anything sweeter than taking a mother’s day ride with your mama? Gift her a December Thieves gift card then cruise on over to the boutique so she can pick out her favorite hand painted bike helmet.
For the luxe mom:
Frederic Malle Portrait of a Lady, $230 & up
Forty Five Ten, Dallas
You got your affinity for luxe scents from your mom, so show her that she taught you well with this transportive niche fragrance. Complete the gesture with a gift card to Forty Five Ten so she can stock up on all her favorite high-end goodies.
For the trendy mom:
House of Harlow Necklace, Inquire for Pricing
Shop 857, Chicago
Your mom taught you how to make a statement, so repay the lesson with this major geometric accessory. Wondering if she’d really wear blue? A prettily packaged Giftbar certificate gives her the chance to make the decision.
For the fashionista mom:
Clover Canyon Blazer, $398
On so many occasions, you’ve thought, “Will mom really notice if [insert awesome piece of clothing] is missing from her closet?”. The newest piece to add to the list: this cool graphic Clover Canyon blazer you’ll, err, she’ll love. Let Giftbar wrap up a gift card to the boutique so you can both multiply your wardrobe faves.
For the glowing mom:
Bee-Spoke Facial, $95
Queen Bee Salon, LA
Tailored to your mama’s skin, this deep cleansing, deeply relaxing treatment includes facial analysis, pore purification, exfoliation, extraction, a mask, and upper body massage. Ahh…. An e-gift to this Culver City haven is bound to be bee-loved by all.