|Flowers are lovely, but how about an extra-special gift instead?|
Mother’s Day is just around the corner! Rather than sending the usual last-minute bouquet of flowers, think a little bit ahead and shop for Mom’s holiday this week. Whether you’re buying for your mother, wife, daughter, or all three, you have plenty of time to select that extra-special something for each.
Brooklyn-based Uncommon Goods never disappoints with their crafty, interesting items for gift-giving. This is just a sampling of nifty present ideas for Mom or that special woman (or women!) in your life.
|Mother and Child Necklace|
2. Upcycled Cotton Sari Robe
Mom will get colorful and surely feel chic in this comfy robe made from strips of reclaimed saris from a cooperative of artisans outside Rajasthan, India. Handmade and recycled, each patchwork robe is unique, and colors and patterns will vary. Price is $58.
|Upcycled Cotton Sari Robe|
3. Vegetable Parchment Earrings
Add a splash of natural color to mom’s jewelry collection. Handmade in California from real vegetables that are cured, pressed, aged and dried into parchment, these fashionable, one-of-a-kind earrings liven up any outfit. Hooks are 24 karat gold vermeil. Choose from beet, papaya, onion, and zucchini. Price is $40.
|Vegetable Parchment Earrings|
4. What I Love About Mom By Me Book
There’s so much to love about the woman who gave you life, why not write every reason down as you think of it? You can do just that in this sweet book filled with sentence starters just waiting to be completed. Price is just $10.
|What I Love About Mom By Me Book|
5. Heart Dish
Mom can store her veggie earrings or any other baubles and beads in the stained glass heart dish from Ellen Bartfeld, complete with a crown of copper, amethyst, and tiger eye. Price is $54.
6. Tea from Around the World Set
If mom is a tea drinker, she’ll love this set of 10 single estate teas from around the world. Each tea tube brews 6-8 cups, plenty for her to sip with some friends or savor on several occasions. Made in Paris, the aromatic assortment will delight any tea aficionado. Price is $55.
|Tea from Around the World Set|
7. Fortune Keeper Keychain
After cracking her fortune cookie, Mom can save her paper bits of inspiration in this sterling silver, metal, magnet, and acrylic key ring. Choose from “Dream Believer,” “Door of Opportunity,” “Transformation,” and “Cherry Blossom.” Made in Brooklyn, New York. Price is $24.
|Fortune Keeper Keychain|
For more Mother’s Day gift ideas, visit Uncommon Goods.
This post was sponsored by Uncommon Goods.