What could be more challenging than locating the perfect Mother’s Day gift? Snagging an appropriately polished present for your Mom while staying on budget is no easy task – but we’re here to help. Today, DFW Style Daily’s hand-picked steals allow you to express your gratitude in glamorous fashion, at under $100 a pop.
For the Entertainer: Cheery vintage ice buckets in candy-colored hues will brighten up any spring or summer gathering. For Moms who love to channel their inner Sandra Lee, include cocktail or mocktail recipes with this gift.
Pricetag: $44, Etsy
For the Green Goddess: Give her an inspirational peek at gorgeous international gardens with The Hidden Gardens of Kyoto, by Katsuhiko Mizuno and Masaaki Ono. Pair your gift with a visit to the Crow Collection of Asian Art and a hand-painted bud vase from the museum’s Lotus Shop.
Pricetag: $45, The Lotus Shop (bud vases, $36 each)
For the Jet-Setter: If your Mom will soon be traveling to an exotic locale, she’ll appreciate a glamorous pair of kicks to enhance her travel-ready wardrobe. These strappy stunners from DV by Dolce Vita are available in six gold-accented colors.
Pricetag: $69, Piperlime
For the Trendsetter: Glittering green drop earrings made a splash this awards season. Prepare Mom for her own red carpet moment with the gift of Ten Thousand Things’ Chrysoprase flower earrings.
Pricetag: $80, Ylang 23
For the Sophisticate: If your Mom is known for her sleek, chic aesthetic, snap up the Envelope Bag by Dallas designer Ashley Burghardt of Ashard Richley. Tuck a bit of cool bling inside for extra impact, like one of Kate Spade’s enamel bangles.
For Moms On-the-Go: If your Mom redefines the word “active,” choose Kate Spade’s chic Tretorn Trey sneakers. We’re fixated on these unique, patterned tennies, and we picture them paired with an invite for a walk around White Rock Lake or a trip to the Dallas Arboretum.
Pricetag: $98, Kate Spade
(Photo credits, from top: 1. Etsy.com, 2. Amazon.com and Shop.CrowCollection.org, 3. Piperlime.Gap.com, 4. Ylang23.com, 5. AshardRichley.com and KateSpade.com, 6. ShortandSweetLA.com)