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April 4, 2024

The Perfect Mother's Day Gift for Every Personality

From Thrill-Seekers to DIY-ers

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Asian mother and daughter attending a pottery class for Mother’s Day

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Looking for a way to shake things up and make this Mother's Day truly special? Look no further! We've got a list of unusual Mother’s Day gifts that will leave Mom feeling loved, appreciated, and maybe a little surprised.

For the Thrill-Seeker

  • Skydiving or bungee jumping: Give the gift of an adrenaline rush and make their heart race with a gift certificate for a skydiving or bungee jumping experience.

  • Escape room: Test your mom's problem-solving skills and teamwork with a fun and challenging escape room experience.

For the Foodie

  • Cooking class or food tour: Treat her to a fun and interactive culinary experience. Whether it's learning how to make a new dish or exploring a local neighborhood food scene, this is a gift that keeps on giving.

  • Fancy restaurant or cookbook: Give the gift of a delicious meal at a high-end restaurant, or a cookbook from her favorite chef so she can recreate the magic at home.

Click here to find the best gifts for cooks.

For the Culture Lover

  • Tickets to a local event: Surprise Mom with tickets to a concert, sporting event, or theater performance. It's a chance to make new memories and enjoy a night out.

  • Museum exhibit: Get tickets to a museum exhibit that your mom has been wanting to see. It's a chance to learn and be entertained at the same time.

For the Bookworm

  • Magazine or streaming service subscription: Give the gift of knowledge and entertainment with a subscription to a magazine or streaming service that caters to your Mom's interests.

Click here to find great options for the bookworm in your life.

For the Plant Parent

  • New plant or gift card to a nursery: Help your mom add to her plant collection with a new green friend, or get her a gift card to a local nursery so she can pick out something themselves.

  • Plant care book or planter: For the plant enthusiast, a book on plant care or a new planter is a practical and thoughtful gift.

Click here to see more gifts for plant lovers.

For the DIY-Er

  • DIY terrarium or pottery class: Bring out Mom's creative side with a DIY terrarium-making class or a pottery-making workshop.

  • Carpentry class: If your mom is into woodworking, surprise her with a carpentry class where she can learn new skills and make something beautiful with her own hands.

For the History Buff

  • Historical tour or ghost hunt: Give the gift of knowledge and excitement with a tour of a historical site or a ghost hunt in a haunted location.

  • Antique shopping: Take your mom on an adventure of discovery through the world of antiques.

For the Animal Lover

  • Zoo or aquarium membership: Give the gift of endless fun and discovery with a membership to a local zoo or aquarium.

  • Horseback riding or petting zoo: For animal lovers, a horseback riding experience or a trip to a petting zoo is a unique way to spend Mother's Day.

Remember, the most important thing is to show Mom that you truly know her and care about what makes her happy. Happy Mother's Day!

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Mom-tastic Gifts

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"If I Didn't Have You as a Mom, I'd Choose You as a Friend" Throw Pillow

$22.00

The perfect Mother's Day gift, birthday present, or a just-because gesture to show your mom just how much she means to you. 

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"Anti-Social Moms Club" Sweatshirt

$39.99

A cozy and bold statement piece perfect for the mom with a sense of humor and a touch of adventure.

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"Moms Don't Need Advice. We Just Need Coffee" T-Shirt

$32.00

Cotton t-shirt that reads "Moms Don't Need Advice. We Just Need Coffee." Perfect for the coffee-loving mom on your list!

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"I Love You, Mom" Inspirational Stretch Bracelet

$9.95

I hope this sweet, beautiful strap helps you tell your mom how much you love her, especially if you don’t have the words. Thank you to all the moms out there for everything you do.

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Mountain Mamma Throw Pillow Cover

$22.00

A handmade tribute to the adventurous, prayerful, and courageous mothers who move mountains in their own unique ways.

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Macaron Power Bank / Hand Warmer with Mirror

$60.00

With this cute power bank hand warmer, you can warm up frozen fingers in only 3 minutes and give yourself a charge simultaneously.

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Retro Camera iPhone Case

$29.00

Turn your iPhone into a retro cam

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"Tea For One" Set with Contemporary Indigenous Artwork

$57.50

Adorned with contemporary indigenous artwork, a collaboration with the esteemed Native Northwest based in Vancouver.

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Art Bowls with Contemporary Indigenous Artwork - Set of 2

$69.50

Porcelain art pieces that are a true testament to Indigenous creativity and craftsmanship.

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10-Pack Tea Box with Infuser

$70.00

This Deluxe Tea Box contains 10 of our best-selling teas along with a FREE Victorian stainless steel mesh tea infuser. There's also room to add in a few extras if you want to personalize this gift.

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Canyon Sanctuary Candle

$59.95

Combines the soothing aromas of jasmine, rosewood, and violet to evoke the serene atmosphere of a Southern California canyon

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Candle Snuffer & Wick Trimmer Duo

$36.00

The perfect companion for the candle-loving lady in your life.

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Ceramic Jewelry Dish with Contemporary Indigenous Artwork

$27.25

Ideal for corralling those easy-to-lose items like rings and earrings, it's a practical piece with a splash of vibrant Indigenous artwork.

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Gauze Linen Two-Tone Scarf

$82.00

A natural, airy linen texture accentuated by a chic white stripe and delicate eyelash fringe

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Deflated Balloon Bowl

$64.50

Challenge perceptions with a deflated balloon that's also a functional bowl.

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Square Pop Art Vase

$62.00

A pop art vase that's as expressive and bold as you are.

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Tray of Vases

$89.50

Why settle for one vase when you can have seven in one go?

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Little Guy Vase - Standing

$45.00

For the art lover in your life or to add a touch of beauty to any occasion.

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"Best Mom Ever" Trophy Enamel Pin and Card

$9.95

Celebrate the Best Mom Ever with our high-quality hard enamel trophy pin. Each pin is thoughtfully packaged on a beautifully designed card.

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Large Dog Trinket Box by Keren Kopal

$199.00

Enamel painted trinket box in the shape of a large dog, decorated with Austrian crystals.

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Hand-Blown Mexican Drinking Glasses and Pitcher Set with Confetti Design

$124.94

The glasses and pitcher in this set are adorned inside with a hand-painted design, making them truly one-of-a-kind.

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Blue and White Bunny Salt & Pepper Shakers

$35.00

Hand-painted in blue and white, these porcelain shakers are not just kitchen essentials; they're a nod to the joy and renewal that spring brings.

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Rifle Paper Co. Sport Canteen

$35.96

The Rifle Paper Co. x Corkcicle 20oz Sport Canteen pairs the prettiest floral pattern with a durable finish that's made to last.

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10" Faux Rose and Berry Arrangement

$71.49

This charming bouquet is a composition of textured roses in exquisite shades of pink, paired with delicate berries.

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Alpaca Wool Throw Blanket - Alpaca Design

$150.00

Soft fairtrade blanket crafted in Peru from super-fine alpaca.

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Soft Eyes Sleep Mask In Carrying Pouch

$29.95

Look and feel rested with this sleep mask that comes with a small silky pouch. Its light and super soft touch will make your eyes relaxed and refreshed.

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Sterling Silver Textured Wave Disk Necklace

$65.00

A chic, bold pendant necklace that will help you stand out from the crowd!

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Wooden Bath Caddy

$33.97

This wooden bath caddy provides more than enough space to hold your laptop, phone, glass of wine, candle, and other bathing accessories comfortably. Get back into one of your favorite TV or novel series, or on top of those emails and work tasks as you soak.