Mother’s Day 2018 is coming up quick and for any of you busy babes out there, here’s a friendly reminder that it’s this Sunday, May 13th – aka in 5 freakin’ days! Now we know some moms love receiving the same pair of slippers for their special day but in case your mum is looking for something a little less, well, mumsy this year, we’ve got you covered. Keep reading for our roundup of mega glam mother’s day gift ideas for the cool (and seriously chic) mom in your life!
For The Fabulous Foodie
For the mama that loves to slay in the kitchen, treat her to some foodie delights like delish treats, a new cookbook or even some seriously covetable cookware.
Le Creuset Flower Cocotte, $255
Not only perfect for Mother’s Day but also for spring, this Le Creuset Flower Cocotte is bound to bring a smile to any mum’s face. In case the price tag is scaring you off, check out these mini Flower Cocottes on sale for $80!
Hot For Food Cookbook, $30
Taking vegan food to the next level, these ultimate comfort food recipes by foodie fave Lauren Toyota are so good that you’d never know they were vegan. With recipes like Philly cheesesteak, fried chicken, and mac ‘n’ cheese, all made vegan, this is a book you’ll all want on the shelf.
Tiffany Pratt x CXBO Chocolate Egg, $50
Popular HGTV personality and designer Tiffany Pratt has teamed with TO’s iconic chocolatier Brandon Olsen to create a Ziggy Stardust Disco Egg that’s filled with salt water taffy and aerated white chocolate chunks – YUM!
Hermès Dessert/Salad Plate, $160
Treat mummy-dearest to some luxe China that she’ll keep forever and ever – plus every time she pulls it out for company, she’ll think of you. This Hermès plate is not only super chic but so timeless too! Find it now at the new William Ashley store on Bloor Street in Toronto.
For The World Traveller
These travel essentials will definitely get the mom stamp of approval because not only are these picks super practical (let’s be honest, practicality is a mom must) but they’re super chic too!
Heys Black Marble Luggage, $420
Goodbye boring black luggage, this glam Heys Black Marble Luggage is a piece she’s sure to love! Plus, it’s super lightweight and easy to spot at baggage claim. Available in various sizes, the travelling mama will flip over this prezzie!
Saint Laurent Passport Case, $525
Give the gift of ultimate luxury with this timeless YSL Passport Case that Mom will swoon over. With 4 slots for cards and a pocket in the back, staying organized while being on the go has never been easier or more chic!
Phaidon Wallpaper* City Guides Gift Box, $90
Nothing’s better than travelling like a local, right? These iconic Wallpaper* City Guides are perfect to pop in your jacket and have while out and about in a new city.
Biossance Clean Beauty Travel Set, $90
Treat Mom to amazing skin even while travelling with this Biossance Travel Set with faves like their face oil, serum and mist to keep her glowing post-flight!
For The Rockstar
Everyone likes to be spoiled just a little and this very important holiday is the perfect time. From gorgeous jewels to luxe leather jackets, it’s time for this hot mama to take centre stage!
Danse Lente ‘Phoebe’ Bag, $575
Every mom needs a fabulous carry-all for her daily essentials, so why not splurge a little and snag her a Dense Lente ‘Phoebe’ Bag that’s all the rage right now? Super roomy and extremely chic and on trend, she’ll be a street style star with this baby on her arm!
Markoo Electra Crop Moto, $1,485
Bring new meaning to what it means to ‘dress like a mom’ with this fun Markoo Electra Moto Jacket that’ll for sure have her walking with some swagger! With super soft leather and a classic fit, this badass prezzie is def gonna be a winner.
Mejuri Zodiac Ring, $88
For the astro-obsessed mama, this Mejuri Zodiac Ring is just the ticket with gorgeous white sapphires mapping out her sign on a luxe 18k gold band. Trust us, you’ll be tempted to get one for yourself too.
Céline Cat Eye Acetate Sunglasses, $591
Sometimes the right pair of shades are all you need to make a look totally au courant. If it’s time for an update, these Céline Cat-Eye Sunglasses are most definitely the hottest pair of sunglasses to own right now.
For The Beauty Buff
It’s a true fact that Mom’s pretty much never have the time for the #SelfCare they deserve so why not treat her to some of the best in skincare that she can enjoy from the comfort of her own powder room?
Bastide Ambre Maquis Eau De Toilette, $167
Nothing beats a good hug from your mom and this Bastide Ambre Perfume reminds us of just that. With it’s warm and cozy vibe and top notes of Italian Tangerine and Elemi with patchouli, rich amber and creamy sandalwood, you’ll score major points for gifting mom her next signature scent!
Cure Apothecary Mother’s Day Box, $92
Our friends at The Cure Apothecary here in TO have #blessed us with one huge box of all their skincare faves that momma is bound to totally love. This Mother’s Day Box is perf for a Mom who is always on the go and needs to sit back a relax!
Consonant Skincare Skin Perfecting Body Scrub, $30
For busy Moms, exfoliating is probably something that rarely happens so treat her to Consonant Skincare’s Body Scrub that is so so so good with sugar and salt working together to slough off dead skin. Available at Naked Beauty Bar, go all out with a gift card for a fun mani with nail art too!
Province Apothecary Face Cloths, $15
Amazing for easily removing makeup, these new Province Apothecary Face Cloths are made from organic cotton and with one smooth side and one lightly textured, you can be as gentle as you want. Bonus points for these being machine washable and reusable too!
For The Fitness Enthusiast
Is mom a fitness fanatic? Then she’ll love any one of these kickass prezzies like spin classes, new workout wear and some wearable tech to track all of the steps she takes in a busy day.
Spinco 5 Class Card, $110
Give the gift of a good sweat at Spinco with their 5 Class Pack at their new location situated right in the heart of Summerhill. Bonus points for going with and treating her to a coffee after class at one of the adorable cafes along Yonge!
Aurum Activewear Confidence Bra + Fierce Legging, $230
Nothing makes you feel more badass in the gym than new workout gear, right? Well now it’s mama’s turn! This Aurum Activewear Top + Bottom are so flattering with the high waisted cut plus that gold shimmer will make her tan pop!
Fitbit Versa, $249
No matter Mom’s fitness experience, the Fitbit Versa is the perfect buddy to take along to the gym or even on a nice evening stroll. This little gadget tracks steps, calories burned, sleeping patterns and more.
All Birds Wool Runners, $122
Like walking on a cloud, these All Birds Wool Runners are exactly what Mom’s dreaming of wearing when slippers just won’t cut it. Made from superfine Merino wool, these kicks are sustainable and what everyone is talking about right now.
For The Ultimate Homie
Home really is where the heart is and these gifts will brighten up any family room and make everyone feel at home!
Mother and Child Coffee Table Book, $109
Who doesn’t love a gorgeous coffee table book? This chic new book is brand new and portrays the bond between mothers and their children with images of celebrated names like Lauren Santo Domingo, Carolina Herrera, and Aerin Lauder to name a few!
Tonic Blooms x Issey Miyake Bouquet, $69
One gift that every Mum will be tickled pink to receive are flowers and our friends at Tonic Blooms have teamed up with Issey Miyake to create a gorgeous bouquet that comes with Sugarfina candies and a sample of Issey Miyake’s new L’Eau d’Issey fragrance.
Ware 123 Snake Robe, $450
Every mumma loves a good robe and what’s more luxe and fierce than this Snake Robe from TO’s own Ware 123? Made from 100% silk, we wouldn’t blame you for picking up one for yourself too.
Byredo Burning Rose Candle, $54
An industry fave, Byredo’s candles are next level and isn’t that what mom deserves? This floral Burning Rose candle is so soothing with notes of rose petals, leather and violet that she’ll be thinking of you every time she gets a whiff of that beautiful scent.
Happy Mother’s Day!
(Story by Assistant Editor, Blair Stutz)