Mother's Day is fast approaching -- we've rounded up some unique gift ideas and Grommets that are sure to be a hit for the Mom in your life:
Luxury Bath TowelsThe Finnish Secret. These 70% linen, 30% organic cotton "friction" towels are a specialty of Jokipiin Pellava , a 90-year-old, family-run textile business. (Starting at $21) Buy Jokipiin Pellava's towels here
Handblown Colored Glass Votive HoldersSpread The Love. A GlassyBaby is a hand-blown glass vessel that can be used as a candle holder, vase or drinking goblet. It's not only the beautiful craftsmanship that makes glassybaby unique, but also the genuine spirit of love, hope and support that each glassybaby exudes. They're truly special vessels that your Mom (Or you!) would enjoy. ($40-$120) Buy your glassbaby here
Vintage Silk ScarvesSustainable Style. It happens all the time. You're trying to get dressed and everything you own feels tired and drab. No matter your color preference, GreenSewn's vintage silk scarves and wraps are the perfect accessory, with just the right blend of gorgeous colors. They're handmade in India from upcycled saris, so each one is unique. (Prices vary) Buy Green Sewn vintage silk scarves here.
mesh cuff bracelet by Sergio GutierrezFluid Metal Statement. Sergio Gutierrez's studio, called Liquid Metal, creates gorgeous pieces forged of this luxurious metal mesh that really does feel like it's melting into your skin. It's hard to believe Sergio's exquisite jewelry and accessories are crafted from humble ball and chain pieces. Sergio, an engineer by trade, transforms these simple elements into a stunning mesh-like fabric he creates by soldering the tiny pieces together in intricate patterns. It's romantic and edgy at the same time, with a personality that will make it one of the go-to pieces in one's jewelry box. Sure to b e a hit! ($68) Buy Sergio Guttierez's liquid metal mesh cuff bracelet here.
Spice Up Your Drawers. Sometimes it'Scented Paper Drawer Linerss the little things that make us feel good, and the details that elevate an everyday item to a luxury. That's why these beautiful scented drawer liners struck us at Daily Grommet. If you're looking for small ways to treat the Mom in your life this year (even if it's you!), indulge in scented liners that will transport you to another part of the world every time you open a drawer. ($25) Buy Hammocks & High Tea's scented paper drawer liners here.
Inspirational T-ShirtsHeartfelt, from the inside out. A sentiment doesn't have to be broadcast for it to be heartfelt. That's the whole idea behind HeartThreads, an inspirational line of shirts that have a special message of love printed on the inside of each shirt, next to the wearer's heart. Give the Mom in your life a special note that she'll get to see every time she wears her shirt.($30-$36) Buy HeartThreads inspirational t-shirts here.
Kiku--Fused-Glass-JewelryBelt It Out. Buckle up and prepare to steer your wardrobe in a fun direction. These glass belt buckles from Kiku Handmade can add a jolt of color and style to any outfit. They're the handiwork of Laurie Freivogel, who etches her designs into glass, colors them, then fuses the pieces together in a kiln she fires up in her home studio. A fun accessory for any mom. ($54 - Belt sold separately) Buy Kiku Handmade belt buckles here.
Chivas Skincare Goat Milk's Beauty Secret Legend has it Cleopatra bathed in goat's milk. We can understand why, now that we've experienced firsthand the nourishing, moisturizing power of goat's milk and Chivas Skin Care. If you really want to take gift-giving to the next level, you can give the gift of a goat. Chivas Skin Care has partnered with The Nomad Foundation to donate a herd of goats to the Tuareg people of Niger. If you purchase this option, one goat will be donated in the recipient's name. ($25.00 and up) Buy Chivas Skin Care here.
Jade Harmony Yoga MatDon't Slip In Downward Dog. JadeYoga makes mats using natural rubber, which is a renewable resource tapped from rubber trees. The company's Jade mats contain no PVC, synthetic rubbers or other ozone-depleting substances. They're made in the U.S. in compliance with all environmental and labor laws. Perfect for the yoga-loving Mom in your life. ($59.95) Buy Jade Harmony's eco-friendly non-slip yoga mats here.
purse hook The Must-Have She Doesn't Have. Luxe Link purse hooks are small,stylish (recycled zinc alloy paired with vintage Asian designs), and either attach to your purse strap or tuck into their own little suede pouch when not in use. All of the cool Moms are sporting one! ($35) Buy Luxe Link here.
Anne Koplik Vintage Costume BroochVintage Custom Brooch. Designer Anne Koplik combines glass beads, semiprecious stones and hand enameling to create her signature brooches all of which are made here in the USA. You can even pair one with the stunning book, Mrs. O - The Face of Fashion Democracy, by Mary Tomer, and complete the look. ($39.00-$75.00)