For Fashionable Moms Who Care
Your mom invested in you, and now you can give her a gift that invests in others. Treat your mom to the ultimate statement—on both fashion and fair wages—with the gift of a FashionABLE jewelry (pieces start at $25). Created by small business cooperatives in Africa, FashionABLE products help create sustainable business in Africa—and they look sensational, too.
For Adventurous Moms
She’s always the one to point out the silver lining, but that doesn’t mean you can’t prepare her for a few rainclouds. A raincoat is a must for any adventurous traveler, especially one that packs away to the size of a coffee mug like the Women’s Venture 2 Jacket ($99+) vibrant, lightweight raincoat from The North Face. Practical, yet offered in many playful colors, your mom will think of you every time she gets caught in a storm.
For Bibliophile Moms
She’s traveled the world, but her best trips are still ahead. Give your mom the expert advice she needs help her plan her next adventure with The New York Times 36 Hours: 150 Weekends in the USA & Canada ($36) or The New York Times 36 Hours: 125 Weekends in Europe ($26). Whether she stays domestic or goes abroad, the 36 Hours series is a must-have complement to any savvy traveler’s guidebook collection.
For Moms Who Value the Essentials
Whatever her method of transport, your mom will relish the opportunity to sit back and catch 40 winks on the way to, or back from an epic adventure. The Easy Blink Eye Shade ($11) provides comfort and cuts out any light, which will make it easy for her to chill out at a moment’s notice.