The 2018 Smallflower Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day falls on May 13th this year, which might seem like it’s ages away, but trust us — time always flies when you’re looking for gifts! We know that finding that perfect present can be a challenge with a woman as special and unique as the mama in your life, so we put together this guide to help you along the way.

The Classic Mom

A silver tube of Caswell-Massey Dr. Hunter's Hand Creme

Dr. Hunter Hand Creme

Creating fine fragranced goods in America since pre-Revolutionary War times, Caswell-Massey knows the way to a traditionalist’s heart. This lovely rose cream evokes the elegance of fine ladies past.

by Caswell-Massey | $16 | Shop Now →

Six Nesti Dante soaps wrapped in decorative floral papers and tied together with a white ribbon

Romantica Collection

From the gorgeous floral illustrations decorating the packaging to the sublime springtime scents contained within, this set of six luxurious soaps will delight a vintage-loving mama.

by Nesti Dante | $38 | Shop Now →

A square bottle of Outremer Eau de Toilette with a decorative Art Nouveau-style label

Fleurs Blanches Eau de Toilette

Nothing says “classic romance” quite like the beautiful white blooms of spring. Outremer’s incredibly lifelike Fleurs Blanches blends jasmine, lilac, gardenia, and more for that perfect old-fashioned femininity.

by Outremer | $20 | Shop Now →

A white Nest Fragrances candle next to its black decorative box

White Camellia Candle

Mom will love the sleek, elegant design of this candle, along with the enchanting floral fragrance and smooth, even burn.

by Nest Fragrances | $40 | Shop Now →

The Luxe Mom

A white Diptyque Baies candle with a white oval logo

Baies (Berries) Candle

This timeless, delicately fruity candle is a cult favorite for a reason: the wax is rich in fragrance oils that fill a room with scent and allow a 60-hour burn time.

by Diptyque | $65 | Shop Now →

A square bottle of Carner Tardes Eau de Parfum with a white bottom and black wooden cap

Tardes Eau de Parfum

Carner has bottled the scent of an afternoon stroll through rural Spain in this elegant eau de parfum, perfect for the mom who loves the serenity of Mediterranean vacations.

by Carner Barcelona | $180 | Shop Now →

A white tube of Santa Maria Novella Idrasol Cream with decorative label next to its cream-colored box

Idrasol Cream

Created by one of the first skincare brands in the business (operating in Italy since 1221!) this cream restores balance to the lipid layer, leaving skin supple and rehydrated.

by Santa Maria Novella | $115 | Shop Now →

A gold bar of Nesti Dante soap with a decorative logo commemorating the company's 60th anniversary

Gold Soap

What could be more glam than soap made with literal 23k gold flake? Plus, the rich, creamy Nesti Dante formula ensures that using this soap is pure luxury.

by Nesti Dante | $11.50 | Shop Now →

The New Mom

A silver eye mask for sleeping from Morihata

Binchotan Eye Mask

If the mom in your life recently welcomed a new bundle of joy, chances are she’s craving some quality sleep! This mask helps relax eye muscles as well as blocking out light, making sure she has a restful night.

by Morihata | $26 | Shop Now →

A bottle of Dr. Hauschka Body Oil with a silver pump dispenser

Blackthorn Body Oil

Blackthorn blossoms, birch leaves, St. John’s wort, and sunflower oil impart their skin-nurturing properties to stressed-out skin, leaving it hydrated and healed.

by Dr. Hauschka | $29 | Shop Now →

A gray resealable bag of Uncle Harry's Bath Salts with bright green logo

Detox Bath

The new mama on your list definitely deserves a treat, and what could be better than a nice long soak with these nourishing salts?

by Uncle Harry’s Natural Products | $16 | Shop Now →

A gray and pink box next to two cloth-covered Earth Mama Booby Tubes, tighly coiled

Booby Tubes

Used hot or cold, these unique tubes help alleviate some of the soreness a new mom can experience when adjusting to breastfeeding.

by Earth Mama Organics | $19.99 | Shop Now →

The Trendy Mom

A bottle of peach-colored Smith + Cult nail polish with a hammered gold lid

Ghost Edit Nail Lacquer

Natural, “your nails but better” shades are all over the place at the moment. The chic mom in your life will love this long-wearing, non-toxic formula.

by Smith + Cult | $18 | Shop Now →

A cardboard box shaped like a book and decorated with the Imaginary Authors logo and colorful illustrations

Short Story Collection

A trend-forward mama most likely loves to experiment with things – fashion, beauty, decor, and more. This set includes 8 samples of unique indie fragrances for her to play with and discover.

by Imaginary Authors | $38 | Shop Now →

A silver tube of Goe Oil decorated with blue text and and white flowers, next to a blue box decorated with white text and white flowers

Goe Oil

Trends fade, but well-moisturized skin is forever! This tube of super-hydrating oils also just happens to have an adorable, of-the-moment design.

by Jao Brand | $48 | Shop Now →

A small clear pot with twist-off lid filled with light gold-colored RMS Living Luminizer highlighters

Living Luminizer

Help Mom achieve the popular glowy look with this gorgeous shimmer from RMS. Bonus points: it’s full of good-for-you ingredients.

by RMS Beauty | $38 | Shop Now →

The Hippie Mom

A small white jar of evanhealy whipped shea butter with a black lid

Whipped Patchouli Vanilla Shea Butter

The earthy, grounding scent of patchouli mixed with warm vanilla will delight the free-spirited mama, as will the skin-nurturing formula of pure shea butter and essential fatty acids.

by evanhealy | $33.50 | Shop Now →

A round white Kobo candle next to its white box decorated with a drawing of a tomato vine

Wild Tomato Vine Candle with Plantable Box

If your mom loves communing with the earth in her backyard garden, she’ll adore this unique candle. Not only does it bring the summery scent of tomato leaves into the home, the box is infused with seeds she can plant!

by KOBO | $28 | Shop Now →

Four small blue bottles with floral illustrations on the label and a blue box decorated with floral illustrations and the Caswell-Massey logo

Apothecary Sampler

Inspired by the apothecaries of yore, this set includes three delicate flower waters and and a mini bottle of almond oil that your mom can use to create a soothing bath.

by Caswell-Massey | $32 | Shop Now →

A yellow jar with a silver lid and purple detail embellished with the ODE logo

Lavender Olive Oil Body Balm

Your earth-savvy mom will love that this rich, nourishing body balm is made with 97% organic ingredients. Plus, the soothing scent of lavender is a timeless classic.

by ODE | $18 | Shop Now →

The Active Mom

A white tube with a twist-up design and a yellow label with the MyChelle logo

Sun Shield Clear Stick SPF 50

If Mom’s constantly on the go and loves the great outdoors, give the gift of sun protection with this super-simple, one-swipe-and-you’re-done sunscreen stick.

by MyChelle Dermaceuticals | $12 | Shop Now →

A white box with green text and the Malin and Goetz logo next to an off-white bottle of Bergamot Eau de Parfum

Bergamot Eau de Toilette

Sparkling citrus and ginger notes imbue this scent with effervescent energy that’ll give your athletic mom a boost of positive vibes with every spritz.

by Malin + Goetz | $150 | Shop Now →

A light pink candle with a white label depicting a raindrop and a highway

Big Sur After Rain Candle

The scents of eucalyptus, rain, and sea salt spray will remind Mom of a refreshing morning run along a rain-soaked forest path.

by D.S. & Durga | $65 | Shop Now →

A glass water bottle with light blue plastic detailing

Flip Cap Water Bottle

Don’t let the mom in your life keep spending on plastic water bottles at the gym! This attractive glass water bottle saves her the waste (and the $$!), and a convenient flip cap makes hydration a breeze.

by Lifefactory | $22.99 | Shop Now

 

The Quirky Mom

A light brown wooden brush with conical wooden bristles and a cat-shaped handle

Neko (Cat) Tsuge Boxwood Brush

The handle of this artisan-made brush features an adorable feline face that will absolutely delight the whimsy-loving mom in your life.

by Chidoriya | $132 | Shop Now →

A yellow avocado-shaped bar of soap with the word Avocado engraved, with a red and brown box

Avocado Soap

You can’t get much quirkier than soap shaped like an avocado! The retro design and colors will speak to Mom’s funky, ‘70s-loving side.

by Kala | $8.50 | Shop Now →

One pink, one blue, and one yellow candles in silver tins with lids

Santorini, Dubai, & Wailea Travel Tin Candles

Bring a pop of color to your Mother’s Day with these brightly hued candles in a spring-ready palette. The sumptuous scents will take Mom on a wanderlust-worthy journey.

by Archipelago Botanicals | $13 each | Shop Now →

A bright blue bottle of perfule with a decorative vintage-style logo and blue bow, next to its blue vintage-style box

Bluebell Eau de Toilette Spray

A playful decorative ribbon! A beautiful baby blue hue! Fanciful fonts! This fresh floral fragrance encapsulates everything that a fun-loving mom adores.

by Penhaligon’s | $132 | Shop Now →