Motherhood has never been more challenging than in the past year. From keeping the kiddos entertained in quarantine, to doubling as an assistant teacher in virtual learning. Now is the time to celebrate moms. Check out our Mother’s Day Survival Guide and find a gift that shows Mom how much you appreciate her. And for all the moms out there, this is your sign to #TreatYoSelf!
Kendra Scott – Mom Elisa necklace in 18-karat gold vermeil
This Mother’s Day, every mother can “Wear it Like a Mom” with the Mom Elisa pendant necklace in 18-karat gold vermeil from Kendra Scott. Gift her this ultimate “Supermom Badge of Honor” so she can wear her most precious nickname loud and proud! Pro tip: There’s no better gift for the mamas in your life than a gift from the heart (that she can wear on her heart).
Bon Vivant Gift Boxes – Best Mom Ever Mother’s Day Collection
$160.00 (all boxes range from $40.00-$350.00)
Show your mom she’s the best mom ever with a gift box from Bon Vivant Gift Boxes. These specially curated gift boxes feature an assortment of treats including a luxurious face mask, chocolate, fresh flowers, a handwritten message and more! Available for nationwide shipping and free pickup from their studio during business hours Monday-Friday. Local delivery also available for “Best Mom Ever” box May 8 and 9 only.
Fluff Meringues and More – Afternoon tea service
$59.00 – $79.00
The Fluffery by Fluff Meringues is a sophisticated yet quirky patisserie that focuses on bringing unique and tasty treats and experiences to Austin. This Mother’s Day, spend an afternoon with Mom at their afternoon tea service, where you get a selection of scones with homemade clotted cream and seasonal jams, a delectable selection of assorted house pastries and much, much more! Why not treat your mom to the best, most decadent and definitely tastiest afternoon tea in town? Afternoon tea services are by reservation only currently, so please call 512.387.0605 to reserve.
East Austin Succulents
The ladies at East Austin Succulents are just like their cacti—strong, bold and not afraid to get dirty. This local Austin business specializes in truly unique cacti and rocks with the best and biggest variety of succulents. You can purchase a single plant for mom, or buy a custom or pre-made arrangement. Pick your container or bring a special one, meet their awesome and knowledgeable staff, and find the succulent of your dreams! Mention ATXWoman and receive 10% off your purchase through May 9th.
Blü Fern – Plant-based skincare
Gift bundle $150.00 | Product prices range $42.00-$85.00
From Earth to the jar, Blü Fern handcrafts plant-based skin care products that enhance the beauty within and protects the skin’s outer microbiome. Give the gift of self-care this Mother’s Day with Blü Fern’s skin care bundle, including a hydrating milk cleanser, nourishing oil cleanser and a botanical facial oil. No synthetic chemicals, parabens, toxins, fillers or artificial fragrances. Always vegan and cruelty free.
House of Medicinals
Gift sets $36.00- $126.00 / Individual products: $10.00-32.00 / Free US shipping over $55.00
House of Medicinals is a purpose-driven wellness brand delivering plant-based, eco-conscious products that inspire everyday feel-good moments. Spoil your mom this year with one of their plant-based, all-natural feel-good gift sets. Good for you and good for the planet! Each gift set is beautifully wrapped in a hand-stamped reusable gift bag and includes a plantable-seed notecard. Feel-good gifts set options for in or out of the bath. Four scents available: eucalyptus, lavender, jasmine and rose. Use code AUSTINWOMAN for 10% off all gift sets through 7/1.
Slow North – Mini candles
Bathe your senses in Slow North’s custom soy wax and essential oil mini candles. Midnight Garden will help you get lost in an aroma reminiscent of a dreamy moonlit garden, while Lemongrass + Tangerine will elevate your mood with its clean, renewing aroma. Slow North intentionally crafts all-natural botanical products to complement sustainable whole living. They are committed to curating a growing line of small-batch products—made with transparent ingredients—that contribute to a healthier home and fuller life. Each 2-oz candle is hand poured at their Austin studio into reusable/recyclable gold metal tins.
CatSpring Yaupon – Yaupon tea
CatSpring Yaupon is dedicated to cultivating and roasting farm-fresh yaupon. They like to say, “It’s Texan for tea.” Yaupon is the only caffeinated plant native to North America, harvested here in Texas. Savor the aromas and flavors of each of CatSpring’s preparation methods and find your perfect amount with their loose-leaf varieties. Because, let’s face it, everyone’s perfect is a little different. This Mother’s Day, treat mom to a hand-spun mug filled with a relaxing cup of yaupon tea, a tea that’s as unique and wonderful as she is!
$20.00 – $175.00
YEAR 901 is an Asian American woman-owned business that creates handmade jewelry with a fun and lighthearted twist. Inspired by organic shapes and playful details found in everyday life, YEAR 901 is the perfect option for a chic Mother’s Day gift!
7th Street Candle Co – Handmade candles and DIY candle-making kits
$25.00 – $50.00
7th Street candles are carefully crafted in small batches with one intention: to lift your spirit. They take pride in using herbs and botanicals grown organically in Texas soil. Started as a curiosity about nature, 7th Street Candle Co dives deep into the practice of aromatherapy creating beautiful, natural fragrances that breathe life into your space. That’s their goal! Send mom some relaxing scents this year with these handmade candles.