1. For the Eccentric Mom | Indego Africa Handwoven Bowl
Gift your Mom a vibrant, handmade Indego Africa basket and help empower and lift other mother’s out of poverty. The ethical lifestyle brand sells handmade products created by more than 1,000 women in Rwanda and Ghana, providing woman a channel of support for their families. All of the female artisans receive a fair income and education classes such as leadership, financial and vocational training courses. Since the launch of Indego Africa, 89% of their partners have risen out of poverty. Now, that is what I like to call a gift that gives back!
2. For the Timeless Mom | Shashi Tiffany Hoop
These gold Shashi circle drop earrings are incredibly elegant and versatile – the perfect closet staple for every Mother. The NYC-local brand is earthy yet sophisticated and channels design inspiration from cultures around the world. Shashi utilizes all ethically-sourced materials and conscious design to create visually striking jewelry your Mom will fawn over.
3. For the Athletic Mom | adidas by Stella McCartney Leggings
Is your mom a yogi addict or spinning stud? These burgundy adidas by Stella McCartney compression leggings are an altheisure-wear must-have! The leggings are made with cutting edge sports technology with compression-fit Climalite® stretch fabric that wicks away moisture from your skin for a cooler, more comfortable workout. The adidas x Stella McCartney partnership follows the same code of ethics as all Stella McCartney collections, as part of the adidas Better Place Program. Fashionable, functional and sustainable – a true triple threat!
4. For the Cooking Mom | Reclaimed Wood Book Stand
Transport your mom to a rustic, rural oasis with this sustainably procured, reclaimed wood cookbook stand. The handy kitchen accessory is made from salvaged wood and galvanized tin found throughout Europe. The designer, Stacy Borocz, hails from Hungary and spent time scouring through old barns, homes and warehouses to find one-of-a-kind materials for this piece. “The architecture is spectacular and comprises a unique blend of old and new. It’s a feast for the eyes and the soul” says Borocz.
5. For the Aromatherapy-Loving Mom | Fornasetti Candle
These artsy candles are almost too pretty to use! Founder, Piero Fornasetti, created this top-notch candle from vegetable-based wax that burns to release the brand’s signature warm ‘Otto’ fragrance – blended with Thyme and Lavender top notes. After 60 hours of indulging in the losanghe scent, your Mom can upcycle the container and use it as a bathroom accessory to hold cotton balls or makeup brushes. Gotta love chic dual purpose products!