Just For Her: Mother's Day gifts sure to please
Whether your mom’s style is feminine, vintage, modern or practical, there are very few ways you can go wrong with finding that perfect Mother’s Day gift — unless you forget that Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13 and show up with the last silly card left on the shelf and some half-wilted flowers from the grocery store. So here are a few helpful gift ideas to put a smile on her face and a hug in your arms.
Go traditional with a twist with a pretty spring bouquet filled with peonies, tulips and hydrangeas. Prices vary, Flowers By Emily.
Mom can relax while enjoying her favorite tea in a “tea for one” kettle and cup, $10, Victorian Trading Co.
Mom can evoke her inner Hollywood goddess with Lady Primrose dusting silk powder, $30, Annabelle’s Linens, perfectly paired with this decorative glass and silver jar, $7, and powder puff, $5, Victorian Trading Co.
Highly scented and colorful, these hand-poured votive candles come in dozens of scents, including Beach Blanket, Flower Shop, Juicy Watermelon, Junie Bee, Lavender
and Sun Smooched, $2.95 each, 5B & Co. Candlemakers.
We all know how hard mom works, so make it a little more fun for her with these retro Gloveables cleaning gloves, $16, The New Dime Store.
Everyone will ask her where she got her flower of the month pewter cuff bracelet by Salisbury, May pictured, $10, Victorian Trading Co.
Where We Shopped:
Annabelle’s Linens 11547 Ash St., Leawood, Kan. annabelleslinens.com
5B & Co. Candlemakers 6231 Brookside Plaza, Kansas City, Mo. 5bandco.com
Flowers By Emily 11527 Ash St., Leawood, Kan. flowersbyemily.com
The New Dime Store 314 W. 63rd St., Kansas City, Mo. newdimestore.com
Victorian Trading Co. Catalog Outlet 15614 W. 99th St., Lenexa, Kan. victoriantradingco.com
Photography by Megan True