Spring has sprung, and you know what that means…countdown to Mother’s Day! Every year in May, we take out one day of our lives to say thank you and celebrate to the kind and loving mothers and grandmothers and great-grandmothers of the world. Rather than sending your mom a bouquet of flowers or making a reservation at her favorite restaurant – more like picking up thanks to during COVID-19! – splurge a little on your mom with a more thoughtful Mother’s Day gift. For the women who gave you life, here is a selection of luxury Mother’s Day gifts sure to impress, and you’ll know she will appreciate it.
Studio Shed allows the people to bring their dreams and ideas into the world through smart, well-designed, prefabricated backyard structures. For people looking for a quick solution to the shelter-in-place orders or even a quick luxury gift when shelter-in-place is over, the Signature Series (starting price of $10,500.00), is the ultimate customizable backyard shed. Like all of Studio Shed’s models, the Signature Series offers many sizes, color combinations, door, and window placements and can be designed for any type of scenario. From a home office, yoga studio/wellness studio, creative space, guest room, or even storage space, these prefabricated sheds are designed to last a lifetime and built with sustainably sourced lumber, mixed-source recycled metal and high-quality materials throughout. Design your own or select one of their quick-ship models to be delivered to your door within a week.
Making delicious meals doesn’t have to mean a laborious cleanup job after making a multi-course dinner thanks to the Calphalon Premier™ Space-Saving Hard-Anodized Nonstick 10-Piece Cookware Set ($469.99). Bringing an approachable culinary expert in kitchenware, enhancing the home chef’s food experience during planning, prep, cooking, and baking, Calphalon brings this unique cookware design and flat glass covers stack, which nest in any order, to save nearly 30% more space. Thanks to the sets of hard-anodized construction, it allows for even heating, while the three-layer nonstick interior is durable enough to withstand metal spatulas, spoons, and whisks. The set includes two stacks, an eight-inch frying pan, and two saucepans along with the same in 10-inch, with all having stainless steel handles which stay cool while cooking.
The D7 Intelligent Robot Vacuum ($829.99) is Neato’s top of the line vacuum available today. Specifically designed to deep clean the corners, unlike the round shape competitors – in fact, the D-shape robotic cleaner Neato brought to the industry first in 2010 – the D7 uses LaserSmart™ technology to intelligently navigate any home. It is the only robot vacuum to use LiDAR technology for its laser mapping technology, which allows for zone cleaning and multiple floor plan mapping. The D7 can scan and clean up to three multi-floor plans and features No-Go Lines, which helps your robot not get stuck. The D7 is perfect for large homes thanks to having up to two hours of battery life, a bigger dustbin, and a brush with turbo mode to boost suction and pick up pet hair and hardened debris. For cleaning those hard-to-reach places under furniture or choosing specific areas to clean on demand, the D7 must-have for any clean house.
When it comes to hosting parties, every mom wants to have something on her table that wows her guests and becomes the focal point of dinner conversation. The Riedel Decanter Amadeo Rosa ($499.00) is ideal for an elegant dinner party and is handmade from crystal. The decanter, initially launched in 2006 to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Riedel, has been reimagined in three new colors in 2019, including the Rosa – as well as Menta, and Grigio. Named after fellow Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – who shared the same landmark 250th birthday in 2006 – hand-blown decanter is shaped like a lyre and is a functional work of art. Designed for a single bottle of wine, Amadeo Rosa features a soft rose pink stripe of color through its flowing lyre shape perfectly aerating whatever varietal is poured within.
Spring cleaning is in full swing as moms are staying home during COVID-19 and finding buried treasures – under heaps of trash! – all over the house. The Kodak Digitizing Box is an all in one mail-in service which allows moms to relive their memories of yesteryear for countless birthdays, soccer goals and other celebrations saved on tapes, photos, film reels, and audio. Available in four sizes – 2 items, 10 items, 20 items, and 40 items ($1,199.98) – the Kodak Digitizing Box is as simple as finding your old and outdated media and putting it in the box, sealing, and using the prepaid UPS return shipping label to send back to Kodak’s U.S facility for processing. Each kit comes with barcode stickers so that every precious memory is accounted for. In just a few weeks, you’ll receive those old memories, along with the newly digitized ones on a thumb drive, DVD, or by digital download. Instead of cataloging old photos and videos, the Kodak Digitizing Box allows future generations to relive and enjoy those priceless recorded family moments.
Born of the imagination of Ashley Clark, Soigné is a collection of haute couture, including stunning and artistic hats and luxury headbands. Destined to create pieces that command an audience, The Empress ($1,000.00) does just that. Designed for the extraordinary and bold women who set out to make a statement, this hat is made with custom died sinamay, exotic black feathers, and handmade purple silk orchids around the whole hat. This sexy and coy hat matches perfectly with a black evening gown creating an effortlessly chic outfit. Through all of her pieces, Clark passionately upholds the traditions of a classic milliner, while redefining traditional headwear, to make each woman wearing her hats be the topic of conversation at every event.
Ryland Life Equipment supports and promotes the timelessness of true craftsmanship, equipping you for whatever life throws at you. A must-have accessory for everyday luxury and layering, and made from 100% cashmere, the Hank Perfect Cashmere Concord Ribbed Scarf ($295.00) is available in five beautiful colors, from bold royal blue to neutral grey. From the Hank line, a capsule collection of effortlessly luxurious cashmere pieces sold exclusively at www.rylandlife.com, this scarf is a stunning staple for dressing up any outfit, and the perfect way to transition from a sunny day to a cool spring evening look, ideal for any Mom on the go.
After a long hectic day, nothing will relax mom more than sinking into bed with American Blossom Linens’ Classic American Made Organic Cotton Sheets ($289.00). As the only brand of bedding made in the USA (from grown to sewn) using 100% organic cotton grown in West Texas, American Blossom Linens present a collection of environmentally responsible, luxuriously soft organic cotton bedding. This set is a perfect balance: delicately soft and breathable. In fact, the linens get softer with every wash – the company suggests washing with cold water and to shake out the linens before drying to prevent wrinkles. The linens have an approximately 180 thread count and are woven with a percale weave, which makes them resistant to pilling and allows air to pass through, ideal for both chilly and warm nights. Carefully crafted to last a lifetime, American Blossom Linens’ are made with environmentally friendly cotton, providing pure, chemical-free softness. Equipped with “top or bottom” labels to help place the fitted sheets and a large top sheet to secure a good tuck, American Blossom Linens can fit any mattress no matter the depth.
Available in a range of colors and fabrics, the Paul Stuart Women’s Silk Robe ($595.00) is made of 100% silk. Each robe is fitted with a shawl collar, self-belt, and side entry pockets, evoking timeless elegance and sophistication. This stunning silk robe will allow mom to comfortably relax and enjoy while roaming around the house before starting her day or lounging in at the end of a tiresome day. Ensuring the ultimate at-home spa-like experience, this soft and lounge-worthy robe is crafted on Madison Avenue and is part of the Made on Madison Collection. Woven from imported fabric, each robe is hand made in NYC and will allow mom to feel pampered every day when wearing this stylish silk robe.