More Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts
Cole Haan Dylan Collection Tennis Bag, $550. Available at Cole Haan stores. Visit ColeHaan.com
Is your mom the type to hit the courts with her tennis racket or hurry to buy tix to the U.S. Open? Or perhaps she's a dedicated environmentalist who appreciates sleek, eco-friendly designs? If she fits into either category, she'll appreciate this tennis bag (note the exterior compartment where she can safely tuck away her racket) from Cole Haan's new eco-friendly Dylan collection, which consists of elegant handbags made of bionic yarn, which is made using fibers from recycled plastic bottles.
Delirium & Co. Delicate Bouquet Candle, $38. Visit CandleDelirium.com
Instead of saying it with flowers,
show it with a bouquet-scented candle. This beauty, from Delirium & Co.'s Silver Period, incorporates lily of the valley, lilac, white jasmine, ylang ylang and peach flower notes for a romantic, feminine scent.
Is your mom an art hound? A sneaker lover? Then she'll definitely appreciate these low-top Converse canvas sneakers by Karoly Kiralyfavi, which feature a colorful screen-printed graphic along the heel, a design that's meant to resemble an explosion. Ten percent of the proceeds from the sale of this item will benefit the Global Fund to fight AIDS in Africa.
Links of London "Sweetie" Watch in Pink Mother of Pearl with Pink Sapphire Circles, $1650. Visit LinksOfLondon.com
Building upon the loyal fan base of its Sweetie bracelet, Links of London has just unveiled a new collection of Sweetie watches that are as feminine and luxurious as jewelry pieces yet offer the functionality of a timepiece. This particular design features a pink mother of pearl dial, stainless steel case and bracelet, and 36 pink sapphires.
Kiehl's Gardenia Body Duo, $35. Visit Kiehls.com
I personally love the fresh, sensual scent of gardenias —and these Kiehl's goodies capture that intoxicating fragrance while also cleansing and nourishing the skin. Known as a symbol of joy, the gardenia is the perfect bloom for Mother's Day.
Larkspur & Hawk "Grace" Earrings in Pink Quartz with Indigo Foil, Price Available Upon Request. Visit LarkspurandHawk.com
These pink quartz and indigo foil earrings accentuate the neck area, elongating the nape and framing the face in the most exquisite of ways. Who wouldn't feel graceful in these?
Timex Women's Crystal T2N072 Watch, $90. Visit Timex.com
With summer around the corner, it's time to start searching for some classic white clothing and accessories that will keep you feeling cool but looking hot. And doesn't mom deserve to feel like a hottie too?
Calvin Klein Euphoria Spring Temptation, $70. Visit Macys.com
Calvin Klein's Euphoria Spring Temptation a lighter, fruitier version of the original Euphoria fragrance (with notes of pear blossom, guava leaf, pink lily, violet, freesia petals, white amber, creamy sandalwood and more), making it a great scent for the steamy summer days). Even better, from now until June 30th, thanks to a collaboration with Macy's and Calyx Flowers, customers who spend $70 or more on items from the Euphoria collection will receive a redemption gift card that allows them to log on or call Calyx Flower and order a free orchid plant. So if you buy your mother this great scent, she'll get a second surprise when an orchid arrives at her door. How great is that?