Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2021
Top 10 Gifts for Mother’s Day: Sustainable and Women-Owned Brands
With Mother’s Day just a few days away, we wanted to feature a gift guide perfect for all the hard-working mothers out there who need some extra pampering. With the devotion and sacrifice that comes with motherhood, a gift may not express the level of gratitude we feel. Nonetheless, these thoughtful gifts will surely bring a smile to her face. We included our favorite sustainable, women-owned brands and products below that are ideal for any mom.
Activist Skincare is an amazing gift because it delivers youthful, glowing skin. Activist is a woman-owned brand founded by Allison Callaway. She crafted thoughtful skincare products that are not only good for your skin but also good for the planet. All Activist products are 100% vegan, safe for all skin types, and sourced from sustainable-minded suppliers. The packaging is low-waste and reusable, with refillable pouches for when you run out. They donate 5% of their revenues to environmental organizations. Activist Skincare is the perfect addition to your mom’s skincare regimen, as it will leave her skin plump, nourished, and glowing.
Honest Beauty Reusable Silicon Mask
The Reusable Magic Silicone Sheet Mask is great for all skin-care junkies. This easy-to-use mask locks in all your favorite serums and moisturizers to amplify your skincare routine. Say goodbye to single-use sheet masks and hello to your new best friend. After each use, simply rinse and dry the mask before storing it for next time.
Based in California, Nudi Goods has reinvented clean beauty. All products come in plastic-free packaging and contain minimal, clean ingredients. Nudi Goods founder, Jamie, is an environmentalist who is passionate about creating products that are safe for our planet. Her brand offers a wide selection of makeup and reusable packaging that is 100% biodegradable. Check out their eyeshadow collection, perfect for moms who love a pop of color!
Fat and the Moon is an all-natural, herbal body care line handcrafted to order. When Rachel Budde founded Fat and the Moon, she prioritized using reusable, recyclable containers to minimize waste and combine natural ingredients to create an ethical, sustainable line of products. The ‘Mama to Bebe Kit’ is the perfect gift for moms-to-be, with a full array of potions for before and after mom and baby care.
Is your mom on the lookout for a new scent? The Leila Lou Eau de Parfum, inspired by spring with notes of pear, jasmine, and fresh-cut grass, is the perfect pick. Rosie Jane, Mother of three and celebrity makeup artist, started her perfume line in 2010. Her perfumes are made in California with natural ingredients & packaged in 100% eco-friendly materials. The fragrances are hand-mixed to perfection in Los Angeles using essential oils, absolutes, natural ingredients, and fragrance oils.
Women’s Collective is a subscription service that provides a thoughtfully crafted collection of products from women-run companies all in one box. Each box is filled with a variety of products that tell the story of the inspiring businesswomen who crafted them. Women’s Collective founder and mother of three, Rashelle Whiteharris, is on a mission to bring together women-owned businesses, with five percent of all Women’s Collective Box proceeds going towards helping an up-and-coming women entrepreneur. Giving the gift of women-owned businesses has never been so simple!
Instead of roses for your mom, opt for the 'Rose Latte pack'. A soothing floral aroma and a slightly sweet finish that can only come from real organic rose petal powder will make for the perfect pour-over. Coffee is essential for any busy mom on the go, and this product is a delicious addition to simplifying her morning routine. Copper Cow Coffee founder, Debbie Wei Mullin, was inspired by her Vietnamese heritage to craft a quality cup of sustainable coffee. All coffee beans are organic and sustainably sourced with no added chemicals. It is the perfect gift for all the latte-loving moms out there.
Bra and Underwear
What woman isn’t on the hunt for the perfect bra? Proclaim is a women-owned bra and underwear company that sells high-style lingerie with all the comfort. The ultra-soft fabric is manufactured in the USA and made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic water bottles. Their packaging is also made out of 100% recycled materials, making it 100% recyclable. Your mom will be sure to appreciate the support and comfort that comes with Proclaim wire-free bralette.
Loungewear is the new normal. Keep your mom cozy at home with this adorable and incredibly comfortable matching set. The Cashmere set is made from 95% recycled materials, sustainably made in California from recycled Italian yarns using water saving closed-loop process. The clean Cashmere is 3x warmer than virgin wool, hypoallergenic, and biodegradable. It is of high-end quality in design and comfort that your mom will love.
Anita Jacob is the founder of SiammPatra, a beautiful collection of high-end jewelry and the perfect gift for moms who love to accessorize. Anita Jacob’s own love for accessorizing inspired her to begin SiammPatra in 2015. Choose from a selection of unique designs she can wear to any occasion. For more on Anita, stay tuned for our upcoming blog post featuring her accessorizing tips and amazing fashion advice.
We hope we have inspired those in search of a last-minute gift (don’t worry, we won’t tell) for your mom this Mother’s Day. Pair any of these gift ideas with breakfast in bed, chocolates, or flowers; you will be all set to go! And if any of the gifts don’t come in time, feel free to surprise her later on because Mother’s Day doesn’t have to be just once a year. Your mom and the planet will thank you.
P.S. The Wander Hat Co wide brim is a great addition to any outfit for your Mother’s Day festivities, especially brunch. Be sure to tag us on Instagram @wanderhatco in your wide brims and keep a lookout for the latest addition to the Wander Hat collection, the Fiddler cap, releasing soon!