Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 11, this year, and the day is approaching rapidly. To help those looking for gifts for their mother, wife or grandmother, here are 10 unique gift ideas for every type of loved one on Mother’s Day 2014:
Pregnant - SpaFinder.com Gift Card - $25 to $1,000
Give your expectant wife the gift of pampering this Mother’s Day. With a gift card from SpaFinder.com, the leading lady in your life can redeem her gift card for treatments at any of the 20,000 participating spa locations worldwide.
Workaholic - Hammock Company Hammock - $59.99
Is the woman is your life a workaholic? Instead of splurging on a new work-related gadget this Mother’s Day, buy her the gift of serenity. With a cotton hammock from HammockCompany.com, all can enjoy the truly priceless gift of peace and quiet.
Traditional - 1-800-Flowers Arrangement - $29.99 to $159.99
If your loved one prefers to receive the traditional gift of flowers, consider purchasing them one of the countless Mother’s Day arrangements from 1-800-Flowers.com. With designs available in everything from tea pots to glass vases, a beautiful bouquet of fresh flower is sure to make the woman you appreciate smile this holiday.
Chocolate lover - Godiva Strawberries - $42 (+ $14.95 for shipping)
What could be a better gift for a chocolate lover than fresh sweets delivered right to their doorstep? Godiva is currently offering six-piece boxes of fresh strawberries dipped in its famous milk and dark chocolate just in time for Mother’s Day. (Keep in mind: Godiva requires the strawberries be shipped via next day or Saturday overnight delivery.)
Homebody - Pottery Barn Personalized Throw - $39 (additional $8.50 for monogram)
Although spring has arrived, homebodies always enjoy the gift of a warm, comfortable blanket. Help make your loved one's couch time all the more luxurious this Mother’s Day by giving her a cozy throw from Pottery Barn. To make your gift even more special, consider adding a personalized monogram.
Jewelry Lover/Sentimental - Pandora Charm Set - $130.00
If your loved one prefers sparkly things, consider Pandora's Amazing Mom gift set. Retailing at $130, the three-charm set (which can be gift-wrapped free of charge) includes a silver heart dangle, among two other baubles.
Makeup Aficionado - Urban Decay NAKED - $28
Help the women in your life accentuate their natural beauty with Urban Decay’s Naked Basics palette. This eye shadow palette, a spinoff of UD’s equally popular NAKED palette, available at Sephora, offers neutral colors ranging from light tans to brown shades and a black accent color.
Athlete - Customized Nike Sneakers - $135+
Why give your athletic loved one a store-bought pair of workout shoes when she can design her own for virtually the same cost. Nike allows customers to customize their own running shoes online with nearly every color of the rainbow for a cool $135.
New mom - Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment Set - $65.00
Allow the new mom in your life to indulge herself this Mother’s Day with Fresh's Sugar Stars Mini Lip collection, which also offers SPF 15, and eight unique scents and shades. These products not only nourish and color tint lips, they also smooth and define any user's pout.
Person who has everything - BlindSurprise.com Gift Card - $25 to $145
What do you buy the person who has everything? It’s always a difficult purchase to make, but not when you buy your loved one a subscription to BlindSurprise.com. The site, which asks questions about the gift receiver's likes and dislikes, delivers surprise gifts made by local artists, worth anywhere from $20-$30, to their doorstep, one to six months from now. Gifts vary from coasters to personalized travel mugs to shoe brushes.