Show all the special moms in your life how much your care with these fabulous gifts
Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to spoil all the important women in your life, and give them a memorable token of your love. From gorgeous jewelry to a relaxing day at the spa, we’ve gathered some of our favourite ways to appreciate mama and everything she does!
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1. Mama Classic crew neck sweatshirt by Brunette the Label
Brunette the LabelBrunette the Label’s exclusive Mother’s Day collection is super cute, and we are loving this comfy slightly oversized sweatshirt in peach crush. It’s perfect to throw on for those casual, running errands kind of days. Mama will love keeping cozy!
$79.00; Available online
2. Simply Beautiful subscription
Instagram/Marissa PatryThe Simply Beautiful subscription box has become the number one subscription box in Canada and for good reason. Four times per year, a curated collection of beauty products, trendy decor pieces and gorgeous accessories arrives at your doorstep... for a fraction of the retail value. It's style with sense!
$88.00 plus taxes quarterly; Available online
3. A day at the Scandinave Spa, Whistler
ScandinaveMoms will love spending the day at the beautiful Scandinave Spa in Whistler. From the baths to the sauna to the relaxation areas, it’s the perfect way to de-stress, rejuvenate and get some much needed TLC. For the first time ever this year, the adult-only retreat is holding a “Morning with Mom” special event on Sunday, May 12th where teens ages 13 to 18 can enjoy quality bonding time with their mothers. No electronics allowed. Tickets include brunch, access to the baths, and a surprise gift, and run $99 per person.
Various prices; Details online
4. AG Hair products
Facebook/AG HairAG Hair’s products not only make great gifts, but a portion of profits from each litre sold supports One Girl Can, a charity that provides education to impoverished girls in Africa. Check out the two latest nourishing mists, hailing from the vegan-friendly and silicone-free Natural line. Coco is a hydrating nut milk conditioning spray, and Bloom is a flexible hold spray made with white almond seed, olive and rosemary. Spoil mother a little bit more, and get her the box set that includes the Boost conditioner and Balance shampoo.
Various prices; Available online
5. Shopping spree at Blubird
BlubirdThis unbelievably stylish local boutique has everything from the latest European trends to trendy bags to tons of accessories. Take mom to any one of two locations (1108 Alberni Street or Oakridge Centre), and treat her to a gift—or two!—of her choice.
6. Spa day at J. W. Marriott, Parq Vancouver
MarriottThere’s nothing like escaping for a few hours, and getting pampered at this gorgeous spa which overlooks Vancouver’s charm from the 17th floor. From a signature massage treatment to a glamorous blowout or even a mani-pedi, there’s no end to the services your mother will love. Grab a gift card, or make sure to call in and book a reservation in advance.
Various prices; Reservations online
7. With Heart romper by Smash and Tess
Smash and TessThis limited edition version of the popular Sunday Romper has been created in collaboration with Alliance of Moms, a non-profit organization which supports pregnant and parenting teens in foster care. We love the rayon bamboo and cotton blend material that makes this piece so comfortable to wear. It’s sure to become a staple outfit, and also comes in a super cute mini version for girls too!
$119.00; Available online only
8. Custom handwriting bar necklace by Tiny Zen Memory
Tiny Zen MemoryA personalized keepsake is always meaningful, and this dainty bar necklace by Tiny Zen Memory is an accessory mom will cherish forever. Choose your words, length and material while placing your order online. Plus five percent of all proceeds will go towards the Terra Centre, which helps teen parents succeed.
Starting at $94.00; Available online
9. Riversol Skincare gift card
RiversolVancouver-based Riversol uses 3 main antioxidants (Vitamin C, Vitamin E and Beta-T) to give all types of skin a healthy, clean complexion. From refreshing gel cleansers to anti-aging serums and travel bundles, your mom can pick any product she likes thanks to this online gift card!
Starting at $50.00; Available online
10. Herbae Eau De Parfum Kit by L’Occitane
L'OccitaneL’Occitane’s brand new fragrance takes inspiration from Provence, and is a delicious blend of all things nature: fruity and citrusy, with a hint of wood and spice. The kit also includes a moisturizing body milk, a shower gel and a hand cream.
$94.00; Available online
11. Dyson special edition giftset
Dyson CanadaDyson is offering an exclusive package just in time for Mother’s Day. Not only do you get the highly-rated Supersonic hair dryer and styling set, but it also comes with a detangling comb, and paddle brush worth $89.99 each separately. If your mother loves having beautiful hair in minutes, this trio makes for a perfect gift.
$499.99; Available online
12. Ethos long bomber by Ryu
RyuHere’s something for the sporty mom! This minimalist, sleek jacket is awesome for both daily wear, and while working out. It’s designed with maximum stretch, is super breathable, and great for layering. Pick from shades of black, evening blue or teal.
$183.00; Available online
13. Candles from Canvas Candle Co.
Made in Port Moody, B.C., the candles of Canvas Candle Co. are hand-poured and made of 100 percent soy wax. Their Heritage Collection includes a variety of 8 ounce products, with scents including Best Coast, capturing the best scents B.C. has to offer.
$19.95; Available online
14. Loving Heart Arrow bracelet by Tiffany & Co.
TiffanySplurge on mama with this sophisticated, dainty bracelet from Paloma Picasso’s iconic collection. A timeless piece of jewelry will be loved forever, plus Tiffany & Co. always scores in brownie points.
$690.00; Available online
15. Lil’ Bronze duo by Fenty Beauty
SephoraGive the gift of glow with this popular mini set from songstress and style icon Rihanna’s makeup line. The shimmer stick in Sinamon, and warmth bronzer in Shady Biz provide an instant sun-kissed look, and fit perfectly into any purse.
$30.00; Available online
16. Mother’s Day mini favourites by Purdys
PurdysA little sweet can go a long way, especially when it’s yummy chocolates from Purdys. This cute box comes with six different flavours, including Raspberry Balsamic, Mini Hedgehog, Passion Fruit and others. Best of all, it’s such a great price that you can throw in some other treats too!
$11.00; Available online
17. Girl, Stop Apologizing by Rachel Hollis
Facebook/The Chic SiteCEO, lifestyle expert and New York Times best-selling author Rachel Hollis talks about women realizing their true potential, and chasing their dreams in this upbeat and motivating read.
$20.00; Available online
18. Mother’s Day mini candy trunk by Sugarfina
SugarfinaIf mama’s got a sweet tooth, then Sugarfina has the ultimate candy trunk, featuring nine best-selling flavours inside. There’s Champagne Bears, Sugar Lips, Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Caramels, and so much more... all stylishly wrapped up in a treasure chest that can be used for storing so many different things afterwards. Our mouth is already watering. Try not to steal too many!
$150.00; Available online
19. Sylvia Wildflower cosmetic bag by Kate Spade
Kate SpadeThis vibrant medium dome bag is a chic, practical way to store toiletries for a trip, or daily essentials at work. We love the quintessential Kate Spade floral pattern, and the double faux leather means this super cute pouch will last mom a long time.
$88.00; Available online
20. Super Mom dish towel by Anthropologie
AnthropologieIs your mom basically a superhero? Show her how much she means to you, and how much you appreciate all the things she does with this beautiful, cotton dish towel from Anthropologie. Warning! The images are so cute that she might not even use it, but it’ll definitely remind her how special she is everyday.
$20.00; Available online