It is almost Mother's Day, even though we think every day should be a day to honor and celebrate mothers around the world. It has become a bit of a tradition for us to highlight gift picks from inspiring moms in our community every year, and this year we are following suit. Below, we share creative gift ideas for the mom(s) that you love--whether she is a well-seasoned professional, a first-timer or a soon-to-be-mom--we guarantee there is something here that will make her smile.
Customized bar necklace from James Michelle: I have one that is customized with all of my kids initials and I wear it almost every day. It's personal and classic and the best part, affordable.
MinErbs Mamas Glow Bundle: A complete skincare routine for a glowing and balanced complexion using all natural ingredients.
Promptly Journal: For a new or soon-to-be mom, I love gifting promptly journals. These journals are beautifully designed with custom prompts that help document your child's life. It covers from when the mother is pregnant until the child is 18. They also offer marriage/love story and adoption journals as well.
Maison Du Soir: Anything from Maison Du Soir. I am a sucker for good loungewear and Maison Du Soir makes some of the best. We all know mom's love for cute comfy pajamas that can be worn all day.
Favorite ONA - The Desert Rose Campbell Crossbody and the Hudson Backpack: The Campbell Crossbody is just so cute and compact. I love the look of the Hudson backpack and that it can hold all the essentials; laptop, camera, and lenses. It is the perfect bag for traveling.
Freshly Picked diaper bag: Every mom with young kiddos needs a good diaper bag/backpack and this one from Freshly Picked is the perfect mix of style and function. It’s so roomy and the new colors are perfect for your spring wardrobe.
iPad: I’ve got my eye on the new iPad—-it’s the perfect Mother’s Day gift to me as a work at home mom on the go and blogger/content creator. I can edit my photos on the go, and check my emails and social media.
Soludos espadrilles: I’m a huge fan of espadrilles in spring/summer and Soludos is my favorite brand! Miles are a big trend also, and this pair will go great with everything from a casual dress to a pair of short and a tie front blouse.
Favorite ONA - the Presidio camera strap + the Palma satchel: I’ve been on the hunt for a good leather camera strap, and the Presidio is perfect for us momtogs! I take a ton of a photos of my kids, and this strap will help maintain control of the camera while chasing them around to capture the perfect snap. My favorite ONA bag is The Palma. I’m obsessed with this bag! I love that it looks like a handbag but super functional for my camera and lenses. It has compartments for everything, and cognac is the perfect spring/summer color.
Any dress by Dôen: They are flattering on every female body.
Five Year Keepsake Journal Set by RIFLE PAPER CO.: I love to journal my thoughts and emotions and this set it gorgeously bound in a hardback books.
Pink Checkered Vans: So classic and cool. They will always be in style especially by the beach.
Glossier Liquid Eye Shadow: The perfect blend of soft fun color that can be worn everyday to brighten up your eyes.
Favorite ONA: The Savannah bag - it looks so vintage yet perfect for every occasion.
Lake Pajamas: As a new mom, there’s nothing more important than a pair of comfy pajamas to wear at the end of a long day. I’m a huge fan of Lake Pajamas and already have the pants set, but would love this shorter set for spring and summer.
Outdoor Voices Leggings: Even though it can be hard to find time to work out between work-life and mom-life, I’ve been dying to try a pair of these Outdoor Voices leggings for those rare opportunities I do have to work out.
Local Eclectic Moonstone Ring: I’ve always loved simple jewelry, but I saw this ring on Instagram and loved how it was simple with a touch of flair that would really complement my style.
Smitten Kitchen Cookbook: Ever since having a baby, my husband and I cook so much more at home and have loved trying new recipes. I’ve followed the Smitten Kitchen blog for years and always love her recipes, so I’d be so excited about having a copy of her cookbook to own.
Favorite ONA - The Campbell Crossbody: My new favorite ONA is the Campbell Crossbody in desert rose, and I can totally see myself wearing this to a Mother’s Day brunch and all spring, really. I’ve always loved this light pink color, and this it’s neutral enough to go with most anything!
14k Gold Mini Letter Necklace by Maya Brenner Designs: I have worn this necklace for 4 years. It's delicate and timeless.
Nectarine Blossom & Honey Cologne: This scent is perfect to layer or wear alone. One of my favorites.
Joan Slide Sandal by Saint Laurent: I bought these before I had my last daughter, Ozzy. Cool and functional, just how I like my gifts.
Acacia Wood Serving Bowl: My favorite serving bowl.