Mother’s Day is just around the corner on May 8th, and we all know the mom’s in our life love getting all the traditional items and so much more in the one day a year we truly say thanks for all the hard work they do. So what are some of the best items that you should get the mom in your life to show her your gratitude? Here are some great picks for your Manhattanite Mom!
Ovando’s Spring Collection
With amazing locations on Christopher Street and East 65th, Ovando is the one place to go in contemporary designs that are created with rare and unique flowers. The mom in our life always loves some fresh flowers, and this would be a fantastic gift to get her. Ovando is doing their Spring Collection right now, which features 3 special VANDAL-only pieces – a festively planted orchid, a bouquet or centerpiece for the table, and a custom Spring Terrarium featuring the Breakdancing Bunny. All will be available for pre-order and delivery. For more info, check out their official site.
Hugo Woman is for women who are independent and live their life on their own terms. A feminine, floral, fruity fragrance with an unexpected boyish twist. Notes of heady white lilies, crisp apples, subtly sweet peaches and berries are combined with black tea, creating a feeling of fresh sensuality. A hint of ocean air revitalizes the senses and strikes a perfect balance for the modern sophisticate.
Price: $72 (75ml), Available at Hugo Boss stores and on HugoBoss.com
EAU DE LACOSTE L.12.12 Pour Elle,
A new female collection, will celebrate a new chapter for her with the three fragrances—Natural, Sparkling, and Elegant. Each of the three fragrances are united with a white floral heart of jasmine expertly blended with different ingredients to accentuate the different moods within the collection. The ultimate aim is to offer women a fragrance closet that allows them to match their scent to their lifestyle – whether it’s Sparkling for a night out, Elegant for a day at the tennis or Natural for a family gathering. EAU DE LACOSTE L.12.12 Pour Elle is true to both the LACOSTE brand heritage and its core values of innovation.
Price: $76, Available on Kohls.com
Mother’s Day Gardening Gift Basket from GourmetGiftBaskets.com
This is the perfect gift basket for the Mom with at least one green thumb. This basket has several essential gardening tools, as well as delicious gourmet treats to help her power through all of that hard work planting and weeding. From sweet, crisp cookies, to almond cashew clusters, to pretzels with a tangy raspberry honey mustard dip, your favorite gardener will have both a tasty and functional gift that she’ll remember every time she tends to her plants. $69.99 at GourmetGiftBaskets.com.
This year, gift your mom, sister or wife with something she really wants—time. WashClub, a premier on-demand laundry and dry cleaning service will pick up, deliver and return freshly cleaned and neatly folded laundry and dry-cleaning within 24 to 48 hours. For all of our Manhattan Digest readers, you can receive $5 off your first Washclub order with the code MOTHER.
If you really want to spoil your mom/wife, give her what she really wants—a European vacation that requires minimal planning/booking effort. The site offers a wide range of solutions for accommodations, transportation, activities—all the pieces of your trip in one place. Choose what you want in your trip, price it, and save money booking as a package, all with the click of a button… as simple as that. For more information, check out the Routeperfect site.