9 Last-Minute Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Country Living
At Home
May 9, 2012

Celebrate her day with gift ideas for every kind of mom, from gardeners and fashionistas, to cooks and crafters.

See all our Mother's Day gift ideas »



1. For the Antiquer | Custom Vintage Necklace

Send Mom's vintage pins, brooches, or earrings to Elva Fields and she'll transform them into a modern piece. (custom, price upon request; as shown, $318, elvafields.com)

Plus: Shop our 50 great home decor finds -- all less than $50! »




Custom Stationery
Custom Stationery




2. For the Writer | Custom Stationery

Mom can keep up with her correspondences the old-fashioned way with customizable stationery from the Country Living Collection. (notepads, $12.49; notecards start at $1.79 each, foldedwords.com)

You might also like: Our round-up of custom stamps »





3. For the Spa-Goer | Dopp Kit

She can corral all her toiletries in this feminine catch-all. ($49.50, hammocksandhightea.com)










4. For the Lounger | Floral Robe

Swap her old tired smock for this bold botanical wrap. ($16.99-$29.99, marshallsonline.com for stores)

Plus: Dress up her iPhone with stylish cases »










5. For the Wine Lover | Wine Tote
Slip a bottle of her favorite varietal inside, and voila! The perfect gift. ($6.99, target.com)

Plus: Trend alert: How to decorate with blue botanicals »










6. For the Gardener | Watering Can
Her garden will grow in abundance thanks to this handpainted galvanized vessel. ($73.99, overstock.com)









7. For the Traveler | Duffle Bag

She can stash her gear in style with this weekender, adorned with Amy Butler's pretty Paradise print. ($220, amybutlerforkalencom.com)

Plus: Show off your hometown pride with 7 state-shaped products »






8. For the Porch Sitter | Adirondack Chair

Duffle Bag
Duffle Bag

For less than $100, she'll be lounging on the porch in this pine rocker. (Don't forget the glass of lemonade!) ($79.99, homegoods.com for stores)









9. For the Cook | Beekman Boys Cookbook

Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Brent Ridge's newest tome, The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Cookbook, offers 110 hand-me-down recipes made from homegrown ingredients. ($25, amazon.com)

For more Mother's Day gift ideas see our complete Mother's Day gift guide »





See more from CountryLiving.com:

100+ Ideas for Your Bedroom »
80+ Kitchen Design Ideas »
70 Living Rooms You'll Love »
18 Ways to Decorate Your Porch and Patio »

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