It’s May, and Mother’s Day is right around the corner! This year, celebrate Mom and Mother Earth by choosing earth-friendly presents.
To help get you started, we’ve lovingly selected 12 different green gift ideas for 12 different types of moms. These picks will help you share the love with Mom, no matter if she enjoys getting her hands dirty, she’s more of an espresso shots on the go kind of gal, or she loves rocking the latest sustainable styles.
1. For the veggie-loving mom: Gold Plated Asparagus Bundle Necklace
Talk about a conversation starter. This whimsical, 22-carat gold-plated necklace features a finely detailed bundle of asparagus stems, tied together with a string. It’s subtle enough to wear every day and pairs well with everything from nautical-striped maxi dresses to chambray button-down shirts.
2. For the garden-loving mom: Oya Terra-Cotta Garden Watering Vessels
These terra-cotta watering vessels are a simple, traditional, and natural way to save water, save time, and grow better plants. All Mom needs to do is fill the Oya to the top with water every 5 to 10 days and watch her garden bloom and flourish.
3. For the adventure-loving mom: Outdoor Mini Espresso Maker
So Mom can still enjoy her single shot out on the trail or while camping.
4. For the lounge-loving mom: Organic Cotton Verbena Robe
Lightweight, soft, and breathable, the organic-cotton jersey construction makes this robe the perfect wrap for Mom to throw on over her pajamas or after a bath.
5. For the spa-loving mom: Floral Spa Bath Gift Set
This trio of handcrafted organic skin-care products features soothing blends of herbs, essential oils, and healing botanicals to nourish and cleanse even damaged and maturing skin.
6. For the sparkle-loving mom: Aquamarine Seafaring Cuff
Inspired by the ebb and flow of the ocean, this stunning handmade cuff bracelet features rough natural gemstones and recycled metals. The unexpected marriage of materials makes for a unique and eye-catching accessory that will serve as the finishing touch to your ensemble. Gift givers, take note: Aquamarine is the birthstone for March!
7. For the yoga-loving mom: Yoga Deluxe Gift Basket
The ultimate gift for the favorite yogi in your life: Each unique item is designed to make the yoga experience more rewarding and enjoyable.
8. For the fashion-loving mom: Flora Leather Rucksack
This leather backpack is a work of art, made of thick, quality leather—perfect for all fashion-loving ladies!
9. For the memory-loving mom: One Line a Day Memory Journal
This classic memory keeper is the perfect way for moms to track the ups and downs of life, day by day.
10. For the coffee-loving mom: Ceramic French Press
This sleekly elegant French press creates a fine, full-bodied pot of coffee using a traditional, non-electric method. With a matte exterior, a high-gloss interior finish, and copper accents, this press pot makes a useful and beautiful addition to your mom’s kitchen.
11. For the beach-loving mom: Raffia Valencia Tote
This handmade tote is the essential beach bag that folds flat for packing, and the open weave lets Mom shake out the sand while keeping the contents safely inside.
12. For the critter-loving mom: Large Bug Habitat
It’s like a hotel for beneficial bees and bugs, and it would make a beautiful addition to your mother’s garden.
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