Mother’s Day is fast approaching! This past year has been full of anxiety and separation for many, but this is the perfect opportunity to spark joy for the mom’s in your life let them know just how much they mean to you.
We know that it can be a struggle each year to come up with the perfect gift, so we’re making it easy with suggestions that will not only make the mom’s in your life know how much you appreciate, but also allow you to support local artisans and small businesses in the process!
How to Celebrate Different Mom's in Your Life
Unique Mother’s Day Gifts
Retail stores and online stores are packed with gifts for Mother’s Day. But where’s the emotion that doesn’t feel canned? How can you express something different for someone who might not be your mom, but who feels like one to you, or one you wish was. : ) Why not take the time to find a unique Mother’s Day gift that cannot be found just anywhere? At Bestowe, we exclusively source local and unique gifts that support the artisan community and give extra special options for gifts for Mother’s Day. Our suggestions will help you celebrate all the moms in your life.
Every mom loves a bit of attention, right? If nothing else, start your Mother’s Day celebration by spending time with your mom. She’ll love it! Probably. :) If you’re able to see her in person, consider making reservations at your favorite brunch spot, set up a brunch at home or even on the patio. If you’re still socially distancing, have brunch sent to her and FaceTime her to enjoy your brunch together. Then present her with one, or both, of these soothing gifts!
Body Mind and Spirit
Mom has taken care of you all these years, give her the chance to take care of herself. Give the gift of body, mind, and spirit restoration with this Botanical Soak Set.
With a variety of bath salts including a mix Rose Salt Soak, Skin Soothing Soak, Aloe Kelp Soak, or Cactus Milk Bath she will have plenty of options for a little relaxation.
French Girl Rose Body Oil will provide a glow to her skin. The Tien Giang Chocolate from 9th & Larkin has notes of brown sugar, nuts, cinnamon, figs, and persimmon for her sweet tooth. And she can set the mood with a candle from Basik Candle Co.
The Organized Woman
Help her keep all those dates in order with this attractive handmade leather clutch, available in three colors. This gift box goes quick and is on sale, so make the jump before it’s too late!
Mom can carry with her grandkid’s photos, cash, and cards. This set also includes the Karl Zahn-designed Areaware Key Ring. She’ll also receive calming bath salts from Urb Apothecary made with organic ingredients.
For Your Mother-in-Love
Host an in-person or virtual tea party for your mother-in-law. You can include other members of the family if you wish, making it a family affair. During your tea, present her with these thoughtful gifts from Bestowe:
Relax and Restore
This box of relaxation comes with succulent smelling bath salts from, a soft Turkish artisan-crafted Hygge towel, South American palo santo incense that calms the mind, and hydrating rose hip oil made from Bulgarian rose essential oils.
In this one box is a bit of serenity from artisans and products sourced from around the globe.
This package starts with plenty to soothe the senses. Included is an Apothenne candle made from non-GMO soy wax using a blend of essentials oils to awaken her senses.
Sade Baron floral scented soap made from Australian clay powder was made by a mother and daughter team, just perfect for this occasion. Their natural soaps are handcrafted with superfood ingredients. Completing the package is an elegant elizabethW silk eye mask to protect her eyes and encourage sleep.
For the Mom Figure in Your Life
Enjoy time together with a walk or even an outdoor yoga class and then, present her with something to soothe her body and soul afterwards.
Body and Spirit
This bundle includes Urb Apothecary Milk Bath to soothe and moisturize with coconut milk, a candle from Basik Candle Co, in Teakwood and Leather or Mediterranean Fig Tree and Tien Giang Chocolate from 9th & Larkin.
Bestowe Thank You Candle
This Basik Candle Co. candle is a hand fragranced, poured, and packaged coconut wax candle.
It’s free of phthalates and has an all-cotton wick that is eco-friendly. The best part, this candle is housed in an MMclay handmade vessel by Mary Mar, a ceramic artist in the Bay Area well-known for her dishes which can be seen at restaurants all over San Francisco and beyond.
Grandma’s love to feel like they are passing along a legacy. Ask grandma to teach you how to make your favorite family recipe. Whether in-person or virtually, the experience will give you the chance to spend time together while you celebrate her and pass down that cherished recipe. For her gift, present her with one, or both, of these considerate Bestowe gift sets.
Morning Rituals Tea
For tea lovers, this is the ultimate Mother’s Day gift. Included are lavender and anise hyssop teas and a lovely ceramic mug. ANJA tea from Leaves and Flowers is a blend of three plants that calm, clarify, and harmonize with a fresh floral scent.
Earthen Shop’s stoneware mug has a velvet matte crackle glaze. Also included in the Minna Goods Lago Stripe towel, inspired by the Guatemalan Lake Atitlan. The set also comes with a brass strainer with a dish.
A Gift with Style
Present Grandma with this stylish set that includes a handmade Abacus Row silk cord bracelet with gold-filled beads, Tien Giang Chocolate signature bar from 9th & Larking, and an Apothenne all-natural candle to awaken the senses.
For Your Daughter
So, maybe it’s not Daughter day, but what if you want to celebrate this day for your daughter, or maybe you want to find a way to spend time with your young daughter who doesn’t yet know how to make or buy a gift. Gather your daughters for a mother-daughter movie night. This can be done in-person or virtually. While you’re enjoying your movie, she or you can be unwrapping one of these dazzling gifts.
Body and Spirit
This bundle includes a coconut milk bath by Urb Apothecary that has added vitamin and mineral rich nopal cactus, a Tien Giang chocolate signature bar from 9th & Larkin, and a hand-crafted Basik Candle Co. eco-friendly candle.
Celebrate Style Suite
Combining a little décor for the home with scents to soothe, this package features an exclusively designed handmade ornament by Oakland Artist West Perro and a Paddywax White Woods and Mint candle that includes a brass candle snuffer.
For Your Daughter-in-Love
Let her know how happy you are that she is in your life with a virtual “Momosa” brunch. Talk about all the memories and catch up on the family and present her with one of these beautiful gifts.
This suite of gifts includes an all-natural lip and cheek stain by Urb Apothecary. She can carry it all on the go in her Little Brick House leather clutch designed by Kerry Haley that will fit everything she needs for the day.
Support Black Artisan Owned Business
Do something to support a growing community of black artisans while spoiling your daughter-in-law. This set includes some great products combined into one gift box. Funds from your purchase benefit the NAACP.
She’ll enjoy the protein balls, superfood latte blends, Shea butter lotion, charcoal soap, and HEATHMADE alcohol-free hand sanitizer created by a 9-year-old African American artist.
For Your Significant Other
Celebrate the She-ro in your life by helping her relax. Set up the spa in the house and pamper her for the day. Afterward, take her hand and lead her out to a beautiful picnic set up. These gifts are perfect for her Mother’s Day.
Scarf Gift Set
This Block Printed Tulsi Scarf, designed by Tara Hogan made with natural dyes comes with Urb Apothecary Milk Bath, and dark chocolate by 9th & Larkin.
Spread out this ethically woven Nipomo Luna Collection blanket on the deck or lawn for your Mother’s Day picnic. Enjoy Rosemary Crackers by Rustic Bakery and pair them with her favorite cheese or dip. Use this 100% pure raw Yellow Star Thistle honey by Sola Bee. Pour her a glass of Rose to sip while she delights in the Vosges Rose Pairing Bonbons. The white chocolate shell encases a soft Rose-filled center and is oh, so delicious!
If you can’t decide on the perfect gift, there’s always the Bestowe Digital Gift Card. Allow your loved ones to choose the perfect package for their special day. Bestowe offers gift options that are special, well-designed, quality made, and thoughtful. These curated gift boxes are each filled with small-batch artisan products, redefining the art of gift-giving. Make meaningful connections with Bestowe this Mother’s Day!