Our gift picks sure to bring a smile to any mom's face…read on!
FOR EXPECTANT MAMAS:
Ingrid & Isabel BellaBand: Inspired by the use of old tube tops to disguise a growing waistline and hold up pants that don't quite fit anymore, Ingrid & Isabel's best-selling Bella Band is the perfect gift for expectant moms in any stage of pregnancy. Available in a variety of colors, the BellaBand works throughout the entire pregnancy helping women feel more comfortable and stylish by extending the life of their non-maternity clothes. www.ingridandisabel.com
Ingrid & Isabel Spring 2012 Dresses: Dresses from Ingrid & Isabel's Spring 2012 Collection make the perfect, chic gift for expectant moms. A beautiful, lightweight silk modal blend drapes in all the right places and provides a flattering silhouette that can be dressed up or down throughout the entire pregnancy and even worn after! www.ingridandisabel.com
Basq Nine Month Stretch Essentials Kit: This three-step kit consists of rich, skin fortifying products that help prevent and repair stretch marks. The kit includes Citrus Sugar Body Polish to exfoliate and jump start skin turn over, Advanced Stretch Mark Butter to nourish and repair, and Resilient Body Oil to hydrate and prevent scars, tone, and tighten. Items also sold a la carte. www.basqnyc.com
The Honest Co: Just in time for Mother's Day, The Honest Company is offering the opportunity to purchase gift cards and single items ($4.95-$14.95) in addition to the popular bundles ($39.95-$79.95). This is a perfect gift for moms as they are able to get all of their essentials in an affordable and convenient way. Gift givers can purchase an all-encompassing bundle (family essentials or diapers/wipes) or create their own package for the special lady in their lives. Single, or multiple month, and year subscriptions are also available! http://www.honest.com/
Simply Succulent: Looking for a modern take on the classic bouquet for Mother's Day? These low-maintenance arrangements of desert flora from Simply Succulent are a long-lasting gift she can enjoy for months to come. Choosing is made easy with three designs made especially for Mom. Or if you have a larger budget, treat her to yard rehab, an outdoor makeover (think replanting and repotting) designed by a Simply Succulent expert. (Arrangements start at $25)
Pebble Double Bulb Vase: Gorgeously textured artisan-made glass in a playfully retro-inspired silhouette from Dwell Studios ($63) adds fun and whimsy to any décor.
FOR FASHIONISTA MOMS:
Chewbeads: Mommy Chic, Baby Safe! Chewbeads are non-toxic teething jewelry made out of 100% silicone, similar to pacifiers. With a candy-like array of colors to choose from its no wonder babies are gonna want to tug, touch, and chew on these! And with this season's neon craze these are sure to make a bold statement! Bracelets and Necklaces range from ($12.50 to $36.50).
Marie Todd Letter Necklace: These beautiful letter necklaces are the perfect gift for a mother to keep their child close to the heart. Available in Sterling Silver or 18K Gold, choose from an entire selection of initials (or lucky numbers) to add a personalized touch to any outfit. www.marietodd.com
Monrow Sweats: Who says sweats can't be luxurious, stylish and comfortable? In this season's hottest neon colors, moms can rock the sweatpants look while being totally on trend. Super soft cotton and vintage cuts make these sweats the epitome of comfy cool. Available at ShopBop.com
FOR THE MOGUL MAMA:
Perrier-Jouët champagnes: With a selection of price points ranging from ($45.00 to $139.00) Perrier-Jouët has the perfect bottle for the perfect mom. This Mother's Day we encourage you to consider trading up from bubble bath to bubbly. Find the perfect match for mom at Perrier-jouet.com or buy online at Wallywine.com or BevMo.com.
Jennifer Meyer Word Necklace: When all else fails…think jewelry! This Word Necklace can be customized with 'Mom', 'Mommy', even 'Nana'- a perfect way to a show off a mother's pride! Available in 18kt Yellow, White and Rose gold, as well as diamond. Other words include 'loveyou' and 'je t'aime', making a stylish and thoughtful gift. http://roseark.com/
FOR FOODIE MAMAS:
Lette Macarons: So pretty! This Beverly Hills based macaron shop is famous for its vivid hues of unique macarons that reflect the natural flavors infusing the ganache filling of these delicious almond cookies - each has its own personality, sure to please any mom's palate. Create your personal bouquet from a selection of 12 everyday classics and seasonal specialties, and ship to mom using their convenient online order system.
VOSGES Chocolat Cravings Kit: This gift set provides a chocolate bar to match every mother's needs - savory, spicy, sweet, salty, sour, energy, digestive and Indian. It includes a tasting guide with an explanation of how each of the 9 Mini Exotic Candy Bars satisfies each craving. Yum! ($25) Mamma's Chocolat Cravings Kit
POPCHIPS 11 flavor variety pack: Now that we've taken care of mom's sweet tooth, it's always nice to enjoy something a little savory as well. (Not to mention crunchy, and guilt free.) We recommend this Popchips variety pack to spice up any mom's snack life for just around $20.
-Diane Mizota, Host of This Week in M.O.M
Good Luck Gifting! What are your Mother's Day gift ideas this year?