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Fday Gifts 2014: Mothers Day Gift Guide

“Some samples were provided by the PR and/or brand for review.” – For all the things that Mom’s do they deserve nothing but the greatest. We have put together the “Best of the Best ” gifts that pamper and make Mom feel extraordinary!

gift guide8 2014: Mothers Day Gift Guide

1. Sofia by Sofia Vergara – Make mom feel irresistible with Sofia, by Sofia Vergara, a fine fragrance developed by the Hollywood icon to help women feel their best. The juicy oriental floral scent is a sparkling cocktail of exquisite ingredients, including blackberry, Colombian rose and orchid, earthy woods, vanilla and more. The bottle is inspired by the country’s native gem stone – the emerald – and the glass has been carved into a brilliant multi-faceted form that radiates extraordinary glamour. $55 at HSN.com

2. Teleflora’s Lavender Grace Bouquet – A tranquil treasure overflowing with the season’s freshest flowers features stunning roses, oriental lilies, and chrysanthemums crafted in a lovely hand-blown lavender glass vase. This limited-edition sculpted keepsake vase dazzles with graceful details and elegant proportions that accompanies a range of seasonal and everyday bouquets. $109.95 at Teleflora.com

3. Jets Draped Bandeau Swimsuit – You’ll look stunning and elegant this season with this plunging one-piece swimsuit. A bold twist on showgirl glamour with evening-wear inspired draping, discover the deluxe treatment with Masquerade! Jets.com.au

4. Body Fantasies Pink Sweet Pea Fantasy Fragrance Body Spray – Blissful florals and sparkling fruits are masterly mingled and naturally long-lasting in Pink Sweet Pea Fantasy Fragrance Body Spray. $6.29 at FragranceRebel.com

5. M&E Knits by Mark and Estel – Skinny Swing Tank with V-neck. $122 at ShopMarkandEstel.com

6. Body Fantasies Romance & Dreams Fragrance Body Spray – This beautiful and romantic scent of luscious fruits and fresh florals will sweep you way to the city of lights! Romance & Dreams is just like the city that inspired it… unforgettable. $6.29 at FragranceRebel.com

7. MacKenzie-Childs Bel Canto Chair – One of our classic shapes with a new twist, our Bel Canto Chair is a bouquet of spring colors. A mix of jacquard patterned arms, velvet striped seat, and multicolored zigzag silk complements the striking motif on the chair’s back. Hand-painted and hand carved hardwood frame, with rosettes carved into the base. $5,350 at Mackenzie-Childs.com

8. Lisa Hoffman Beauty Kerala Ashok Garden Bracelet – Are you looking for that signature scent to give you both beauty and grace? Lisa Hoffman Beauty proudly presents the newest fragrance collection from the sacred gardens of India: Kerala Ashok Garden. The deep lyrical scents of Ripe Pear, Velvety Apricot, Deep Violet and Sheer Jasmine combine beautifully to center you and bring about a reflective calm, perfect for any mother this spring. Kerala Ashok Garden completes Lisa Hoffman’s line of signature scents and allows you to wear fragrance your way! $75 at LisaHoffmanBeauty.com

9. Michael Aram Molten Colors Nut Dish – The Molten Collection takes its inspiration from the lore of ancient craftsmanship and the application of these time-honored techniques to modern shapes and environments. It is about the transformation of “industrial” to “beautiful”, “technical” to “lyrical”. Intricately hand welded edges make each piece an individual work of art, with no two pieces being identical. $90 at MichaelAram.com

10. Ralph Lauren Fragrances Midnight Romance – A perfect gift for the modern mom who does it all, this NEW floriental fragrance is inspired by the enchantment of feminine mystery. A sensual embrace of pink peony and black vanilla creates a modern and alluring contradiction, making Midnight Romance a perfect fragrance for day or night. Fresh and pretty for spring, the fragrance features an exhilarating and unique mix of notes. $94 at RalphLauren.com

11. The Everything Rosy Gift Set – A rose is but a rose. Give Mom the ultimate bouquet of luxury with a chic, vintage-style jardiniere filled with lush pink roses and a selection of spa delights, including deluxe body wash, moisturizing hand and body crème and candle, in a fresh citrus rose-scent. $69.95 at Teleflora.com

12. Fruit of the Loom Ladies’ Cotton Panty – Finer gauge yarn for a super-soft fabric and plush lined waistband with ravel-free technology. Comes in beautiful assorted colors and prints. $8.48 at Walmart.com

13. Happy Plugs Earbud Headphones – Step up you style and add some color to your music! Happy Plugs Earbud is a fashion accessory that you’ll want to carry every day. These striking earbuds is made to fit your personality, mood and almost any device on the market. The headphones are equipped with microphone and built-in remote. $25 at UrbanOutfitters.com

14. Clarisonic Limited-Edition Mother’s Day Indulgence Gift Set – Treat your mom to a gorgeous complexion for Mother’s Day this year. This set leads with the unmatched Clarisonic Aria, which uses three customizable speed settings and advanced features to provide high-performance sonic cleansing. Gentle yet powerful, The Sonic Method works with the skin’s natural elasticity to thoroughly cleanse and go beneath the skin’s surface to beautifully transform its texture. It’s a cleanse so effective that skin is more receptive to creams, serums and moisturizers. $199 at Sephora.com

15. Agraria Bitter Orange Aromatherapy Bath Salts – Inspired by the scallop shell included to use as a scoop, these decorative and collectible boxes are wrapped in custom-designed gold-foil paper that expresses each fragrance. Filled with 2 pounds of bath salts from the Dead Sea and fragranced with pure essential oils. They create a wonderfully synergistic combination for a relaxing, foaming and healing bath. $45 at AgrariaHome.com

16. Lisa Hoffman Tuscan Fig Bracelet – Lisa Hoffman Beauty presents the core collection that includes five signature scents that are sure to wow any woman in your life this Mother’s Day. Each bracelet includes a signature charm that holds scent-infused beads which slowly release fragrance. It’s perfume, we just reinvented the packaging. Lisa Hoffman Beauty strives to let women wear fragrance their way. $65 at LisaHoffmanBeauty.com

17. Agraria Lime & Orange Blossoms TasselAire – Agraria’s unique perfumed tassels can be used in every room of your home to add an unexpected fragrance experience. Hang them on a doorknob, closet hook or an armoire key. Use them with tie-back curtains or on a draped bed. And now with Refresher Oil, you can add more fragrance whenever you desire. $35 at AgrariaHome.com

18. Stokke’s Xplory Stroller – The Xplory from Stokke has become a go-to for parents in search of a stroller that successfully combines functionality and design in a clever way. With a two-wheel function that makes for easy strolling on rough and uneven surfaces, as well as swivel front wheels that enable stress-free movement through tight spaces, the Stokke Xplory fits seamlessly into any lifestyle. The Xplory are exceedingly durable and abide by the strictest of safety regulations. The Stokke Xplory is available in red, beige mélange, urban blue, black mélange and purple. Stokke’s popular stroller also offers the added convenience of an adjustable seat with five available positions; three of which enable babies to face parents for increased interaction as they travel together. $1,099.99 at Stokke.com

19. NUK Natural Sleep System – Nearly 60% of moms go back to work, making sleep a higher priority than ever before – for mom and baby! The new NUK Natural Sleep System is designed to support both a natural sleep and wake cycle through light and sounds working together. The NUK Natural Sleep System uses a soothing amber night light for better sleep instead of a blue or white light that suppresses the production of melatonin. The NUK Natural Sleep System also features four soothing nighttime sounds to lull baby to sleep and four classical songs for the morning. The Sleep System also features a glowing moon nightlight that stays on all night, and a glowing sun indicator that teaches children when it’s okay to get out of bed. $49.99 at BabiesR Us.com

20. Laurent-Perrier Champagne – This Mother’s Day, celebrate Mom’s big day with a bottle of Laurent-Perrier Champagne, the largest family-run Champagne House and one of the most esteemed. The Cuvée Rosé Brut is admired for its beautiful 17th century-style bottle which has become the benchmark for Rosé Champagnes and will win over your Mom’s heart with its enticing aromas of just-picked raspberries and strawberries. $100 at Laurent-Perrier.com

21. Nouráge Vitamins – Nouráge promotes the nourishment of thicker, longer, and healthier hair. The blend of Keratin-based proteins and vitamins in Nouráge is a supplement for your hair to look its best. Nouráge can completely transform your hair from dull and drab to rich and lustrous. $59.95 at Nouráge.com

22. Cheryl’s Cookie Flower Garden – April showers bring May flowers – cookies that is! Mom will love this Mother’s Day arrangement! Cheryl’s Cookies has included their famous buttercream frosted cookie flowers, a yummy hand decorated crunchy sugar butterfly and seed packets for planting. $48.99 at CherylsCookies.com

23. Everlast Honeycomb Mesh Tank – $24 at Sears.com

24. Ollipop Tropical Love – Decorate your little one’s bedroom with this bright, fun and loveable print. A vintage tropical burst of fun. $49 at Ollipop.com.au

25. Pursuit of Happiness Scarf by Bindya NY- The scarf is two-toned with a hidden floral and snake print pattern. It is 55% cashmere and 45% silk. $165 at ChicTweak.com

26. Merle Norman Pink Grapefruit Body Butter – Put the squeeze on dry, flaky skin and treat your senses with this mouth-watering body polisher and silky-smooth moisturizer. There’s no better way to pamper your skin throughout the year than with the richest buttery emollients, real sugar granules and the delicious scent of pink grapefruit. $22.50 at MerleNorman.com

27. Sugarfina poco dolce hazelnuts from alba, italy – A perfect, pristine Piedmont hazelnut is slow-roasted to perfection, then candied and dusted in superfine powdered sugar. Crunchy and lightly sweet, these are a true delicacy for any hazelnut lover. $20 at Sugarfina.com

28. Toucan Shop Luxury Hammock – This hammock has conquered its niche in the international market because of its grace, style and incredible comfort. All hammocks are hand made by Nicaraguan artisans using a double weave technique and have a beautiful crocheted edge. 100% soft cotton, plantation hardwood spreader bars and cast alloy rings all add to the pure luxury of this hammock. $225 at DownThatLittleLane.com.au

29. Spiritual Essence in Gold – Give the gift of a lifetime with the Three Wishes Gold Locket Necklace. 38 Carats worth of Custom Cut Smokey Quartz set in Silver and Plated in 24 Karats of Yellow Gold. Chose one insert: Love, Clarity, Insight, Vision, Stardust. $1,386 at ArtofHenri.com

30. Skinfix Rapid Repair Balm and Body Repair Balm – Skinfix Body Repair Balm is a medicinal all-natural alternative infused with colloidal oatmeal, healing botanicals and emollient protective oils. Body Repair Balm uses four active, natural ingredients to treat the skin – at higher, more effective levels than other products on the market. This best seller works fast to safely relieve symptoms of dermatitis, itchy rashes, and extreme dry skin all over the body. Rapid Repair Balm is a must have for every medicine cabinet. This do- it-all super healing balm fixes irritations from head to toe for the entire family. It tackles skin chafing from clothes, a tough workout or a few extra pounds. It protects and prevents chronic rashes from repeated wetness in all the nooks and crannies. It immediately soothes the effects of minor burns that happen from too much sun, a rough shave or even post waxing. $18.50 at Skinfix.com

31. Terry de Gunzburg Bleu Paradis – Gift mom something better than roses with Terry’s latest rose fragrance. This blue rose scent is captivating, fresh and light with a touch of exotic litchi from Mauritius, creating both a rosy yet aquatic scent. Middle notes are rose and smoky cedar, and base notes are a warm blend of amber and musk. $195 at Barneys.com

32. Oral-B Professional Series Deep Sweep 1000 – Finding the perfect mother’s day gift is always a challenge, but luckily, Oral-B is here to the help! The Oral-B Deep Sweep 1000 brush makes the perfect gift to ensure that your mom has a beautiful and healthy smile all year long. The brush has wide sweeping angle of motion that allows Deep Sweep to cover more surface area than a regular manual brush and removes up to 100% more plaque vs. a regular manual toothbrush. $64.99 at OralB.com

33. Calgon Morning Glory Fragrance Body Mist – Grab a few minutes of “me-time” to escape your chaotic life. Every day routines are overwhelming with work, kids and household responsibilities constantly demanding time and attention. The full Calgon collection recreates a spa experience in the comfort your home. Luxurious formulas “take her away” to a peaceful and relaxed state of mind. Morning Glory fragrance will take you away to the delicate hush of perfect morning. $6.99 at TakeMeAway.com

34. RS Handmade Studio Porcelain Milk Vase Set – Handmade slip cast porcelain from the Original Milk Vase Collection. Cast from original handmade molds, these Milk Vases are made to order in limited editions and color combinations seasonally. $135 at RobertSiegelStudio.com

35. NuHair - One of the most common causes of hair loss in women is female pattern thinning (FPT). While pattern hair loss normally does not affect the frontal hairline in women as it does in men, thinning over the front and top of the scalp is typical and can be devastating to a woman’s self-esteem. The condition occurs in up to 25% of pre-menopausal women and approximately 40% of post-menopausal women. NuHair for Women was formulated to meet these specific needs and can be used by anyone suffering from progressive, hormone-driven (estrogen) or age related hair loss. $23.99-$38.49 at NuHair.com

36. Chillow- Bring cooling comfort to your mom! Chillow is a portable pillow insert that provides instant personal cooling relief. Relieve aches & pains, menopause symptoms, headaches, or just enjoy cooling relief while you relax by adding water to the Chillow’s inner chamber. $12.99 at Chillow.com

37. Susan Graver Multi-Chain Necklace with Moonglow Beads – Like something straight out of a dream, this multi-chain goldtone necklace is whimsical and lovely. Moonglow beads in various sizes are scattered throughout the necklace for a pop of color and beauty Like something straight out of a dream, this multi-chain goldtone necklace is whimsical and lovely. Moonglow beads in various sizes are scattered throughout the necklace for a pop of color and beauty. $30 at QVC.com

38. Ole Lynggaard Copenhagen Lotus Ring – 18 carat yellow and rose gold with citrin cabochon and 25 diamonds. $11,200 AUD at OleLynggaard.com

39. Skye Harte Lola Beach Pant – Whoever said lounge wear couldn’t be comfy and stylish hasn’t discovered our beach pants! With a fresh pattern and adjustable tie waist, these pants flatter any figure. Whether you are lounging around the house, running errands or taking a stroll down the beach, these pants will make you think you forgot to change out your PJ’s! $179 at SkyeHarte.com

40. H2O Plus SPA Sea Salt Hydrating Body Butter – Treat the special women in your life to the pampering power of the sea with must-haves from the H2O Plus SPA Sea Salt Collection. Give her the gift of a little “me time” and she’ll feel relaxed as she hydrates her skin with soothing and luxurious marine blends and sea-derived extracts. $28 at H2OPlus.com

41. Mariah Carey Dreams – Mariah Carey Dreams is a sensual floral gourmand that delicately weaves together notes, each one symbolic of Mariah’s lifelong journey. Dreams is an inviting scent that is almost magnetic in its essence. At the top of the fragrance salted caramel apple and star anise combine with bergamot and toasted almonds for an unforgettable scent. In the middle, a sensual hint of honeysuckle intertwines with alluring freesia and a delicate undertone of lily of the valley, creating a feminine middle. At the base, a blend of warm patchouli, Tonka bean and Madagascar vanilla grounds the scent with a subtle, alluring aroma. $29.40 at Kohls.com

42. H2O Plus SPA Sea Salt Skin Smoother – Treat the special women in your life to the pampering power of the sea with must-haves from the H2O Plus SPA Sea Salt Collection. Give her the gift of a little “me time” and she’ll feel relaxed as she smoothes and scrubs her skin with soothing and luxurious marine blends and sea-derived extracts. $28 at H2OPlus.com

43. Shea Terra Organics Goats in the Argan Baby Lotion – This creamy, non-toxic lotion is made using a base of aloe vera with no added water and a combination of organic shea butter. This lotion gently protects babies’ skin from chapping and irritation. $18 at SheaTerraOrganics.com

44. Agraria Golden Cassis Luxury Bath Bar Gift Set – Agraria Luxury Bath Bars are delicately scented, triple-milled in the French process to ensure purity, consistency, and long lasting qualities. The classic scents of fresh oranges and berries mingle with cassis, rose, jasmine and lily to create this calming contemporary fragrance. But at its heart is Galbanum, an ancient spicy and earthy aroma associated with reducing stress. Available in all eight classic fragrances, the bars create a creamy and silky lather that gently cleanses your skin leaving it feeling silky, refreshed, and slightly scented. $60 at AgrariaHome.com

45. OROGOLD 24K Multi-Vitamin Night Nourishment – This beneficial 24K Multi-Vitamin Night Nourishment is enriched with vitamins, antioxidants and pure 24 karat gold. Revitalize and hydrate your skin all through the night to attain a healthy looking glow while reducing the signs of aging. Prevent and protect the damage caused by dryness with our ultimate moisturizer. $178 at OrogoldCosmetics.com

46. Skye Harte Monaco Earrings – These blue and gold earrings have a classic style with a contemporary twist. $29.99 AUD at SkyeHarte.com

47. PASCHA Chocolate Bars – PASCHA, are passionately pure chocolates that are 100% ‘Free From’ the eight major allergens, and made from the highest quality, pure cacao, allergen-free, certified organic, Fair Trade, Kosher and vegan-friendly products. PASCHA provides mouthwatering alternative chocolates that are free from peanuts, nuts, dairy, soy, eggs, wheat, and gluten. “PASCHA’s mission is to create the simplest, purest and most delicious chocolate. $25 (5-Pack) at PASCHAChocolate.com

48. Blendtec Designer 725 – The new Blendtec Designer 725 – the world’s most powerful home blender features a 100-speed touch slider that allows users to change speed with the swipe of a finger to create the perfect blend. Blendtec Designer 725 is a 1725 watt super-machine that delivers the commercial-quality power and speed needed to blend even the toughest ingredients like ice and frozen fruit safely, quickly and evenly. It also introduces exclusive SmartBlend technology that provides never-before-available control over the blending process, a full-text digital display that delivers blending tips and other guidance for getting the most out of the appliance, and even rewards for reaching specific usage thresholds. The Designer 725 also offers all the features that set Blendtec machines apart from every other high-speed blender, including a patented blunt safety blade, a plunger-free, easy-clean BPA-free jar, a hardened metal drive socket and a flat control panel. An innovative BlendRewards feature also enables the Designer 725 to track the number of blends and inform users on the digital display when they have earned rewards such as exclusive recipes and Blendtec kitchen accessories. The more you blend, the more you earn. This unique blender also serves up blending tips in direct response to your usage habits. The digital display also acts as an electronic quick-start guide to familiarize new owners with the features and capabilities of the blender. Upon startup, the display walks users through setup on a step-by-step basis that eliminates the need to jump back and forth with a user manual. Whether you’re making smoothies, juicing produce, grinding coffee beans, whipping cream, making nut butters, grinding grain for bread, inventing a new salsa, or preparing soup to serve hot out of the jar, this next-generation Blendtec changes the high-speed blender game forever. $649 at Blendtec.com

49. Native Foods Celebration Cookbook – The quickest way to a man’s heart may be through the stomach, but given that Mom wears the pants in the family, it’s likely she finds the art of eating equally appealing. The day in May is fast approaching and it’s time to celebrate mothers, grandmothers and aunts everywhere. Delight Mom with a completely meatless meal from Native Foods Café’s newly released cookbook. The multi-recipe section dedicated solely to Mother’s Day spoils your matriarch with divine appetizers like Asparagus Pesto Flatbread with Chardonnay Cheese and sweet treats, like the Pear Crumble. Easy to follow recipes for kids and spouses seeking to impress Mom? Check! $19.95 at all 16 Native Foods Café locations or online at: NativeFoods.com

50. NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Circolo – NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Circolo, a unique single-serve coffee machine with the power to whip up to 17 different hot and cold beverages in mere seconds, including skinny cappuccinos, lattes and peach iced tea. Equipped with espresso technology, the Circolo features 15 bars of pressure, comparable to the java shops. The sleek design and LED back-lit screen give the Circolo a hip edge, while a personalized auto scroll allows you to customize the strength and blend of your brew. The NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Circolo is also a great design piece for the home and definitely makes a statement at gatherings with family and friends. $179 at Dolce-Gusto.us

51. Jackery Giant+ – The world’s most powerful rechargeable battery offers up to 220 hours of charging time for electronic devices. The Jackery Giant+ is able to charge a wide variety of devices including smartphones (including iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C), MP3 players, game consoles, and tablets. Despite its considerable power, the Jackery Giant+ still weighs only 10.4 ounces and measures only 4.3 x 3.1 x .08 inches, making it easily portable. Armed with its 12000 mAh charging capacity, the Jackery Giant+ can quickly charge two smartphones, tablets, and other devices simultaneously through its dual USB connections. $49.95 at JackeryUSA.com

52. Nature’s Path Sunrise Crunchy Cinnamon and Crunchy Honey – A delicious cinnamon or honey breakfast cereal with a variety of crunchy textures like flakes and crispies make this a genuinely tasty gluten free breakfast. NaturesPath.com

53. eMeals – The perfect meal planning service that takes the planning completely out of preparing meals. Each week eMeals provides menus, grocery shopping lists, and meal plans for almost any store (including Costco and Whole Foods) or eating style, and saves people $1,000’s a year. eMeals.com

54. Nature’s Path Gluten Free Selections Spiced Apple with Flax and Brown Sugar Maple with Ancient Grains – Gluten free, rolled and uncontaminated whole oats with tasty apples and a hint of cinnamon or brown sugar and maple for added nutrition and flavor. A delicious low fat source of whole grains. NaturesPath.com

55. Funley’s Delicious Wholly Granolly Clusters – Wholly Granolly Clusters are delicious new poppable, wholesome and crunchy granola snacks perfect for busy folks on the go! These light, tasty clusters are 100% Natural, low sodium and whole grain. $4.59 at Funleys.com

56. Funley’s Delicious Stix in the Mud – 100% Natural Stix in the Mud are a homemade recipe, scrumptious, and a better-for-you choice than other chocolate candy. Clusters of crunchy savory cookie bits made from whole grain flour, hide inside pure chocolate. Individually wrapped for on-the-go snacking. $5.29 at Funleys.com

57. Pure Bars – Pure is snacking at its best. All of their products are organic, gluten-free, vegan, and Non-GMO. Pure promises to provide delicious flavors while being a healthy and nutritious snack. Pure’s family of products are made with antioxidant loaded fruits, heart-and-brain-healthy nuts, organic fiber, and organic protein; they are the perfect on-the-go snack. Try Pure’s new Peanut Butter Chocolate Ancient Grains or Coconut Cashew bars. $2.19 at ThePureBar.com

58. Rhythm Superfoods Kale Chips – Each 2 oz bag of these kale chips starts out as a whole bunch of garden fresh kale that is then mixed with one of the brand’s hand-crafted dressings made from a perfect blend of fresh organic vegetables, seeds, juices, herbs & spices. Instead of baking or frying, these healthy chips are air crisped at a low temperature which maintains the raw living enzymes and maximizes nutritional potency. Available in a variety of delicious and unique flavors including the newest Honey Mustard and Pineapple Coconut. RhythmSuperfoods.com

59. NAR Gourmet Strawberry Jam – Not only do the flavors of NAR Gourmet’s handcrafted foods capture the essence of a place—Turkey’s rich, fertile Anatolian heartland—they literally preserve the essence of a season. The fruit that goes into our all-natural jams and marmalades is carefully hand-selected and hand-picked at the very peak of ripeness, not a moment sooner or later. Capturing the earthy flavor and subtle bite of a ripe summer strawberry is a delicate and painstaking task. That’s why all the fruit in these preserves is trimmed by hand and gently cooked in small batches, following age-old artisanal methods that preserve the fruit’s shape and texture. The result is a gorgeous, all-natural product that bursts with the summery aroma of fresh strawberries the moment the lid comes off. Enjoy on fresh bread and breakfast pastries, and on all kinds of baked desserts. $6.90 at NARGourmet.com

60. Starboard Collection – For the moms that like to entertain, bring some coastal flare to their outdoor and on-the-go dining sets. Starboard Collection’s Carina line is made of melamine-free and BPA-free material. The durable pieces are shatter-proof and made of recycled plastic. The vibrant colors of Nantucket Red, Marine Blue and Canvas are perfect for the soon approaching summer months. $36-$59 at StarboardCollection.com

61. myfoodbook – Create a custom cookbook this Mothers Day with myfoodbook, Australia’s first recipe website that allows you to collect your favorite recipes into a beautiful hardcover cookbook. Personalize your cookbook by combining family favorite recipes with recipes from top chefs & leading food companies. If your Mum would love to put together her own book, there’s also the option to purchase her a gift voucher. $39.95 at myfoodbook.com.au

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1. Dannijo Bea Necklace – Inspired by the sophistication of Audrey Hepburn and the sweetness of Marilyn this gorgeous Swarovski crystal necklace has been worn by a range of celebrities, including Natalie Portman and will certainly add that WOW factor to any outfit. $1,281.95 at AllTheJewels.com.au

2. Swoon Luxe EMME Handbag – $10,200 at SwoonLuxe.com

3. Eppa Sangria – Eppa is the world’s first premium sangria made with organic grapes and super fruit juices. Light bodied and refreshing, it’s natural, subtle sweetness is a result of its blend of real fruit juices, which bring a brightness of flavor. Eppa also boasts nearly twice the antioxidants as a glass of red wine! Eppa SupraFruta Sangria is certified organic by the CCOF, so you can enjoy it and share it with peace of mind. Perfect for the wine-loving Mom! $12.99 at EppaSangria.com

4. Teleflora’s Fashionista Blooms – Flowers are always in fashion! Especially this chic mix of pinks, greens and yellows, arranged in a style evoking the English hand-tied bouquet. It’s a stylish surprise for any lucky lady. $89.95 at Teleflora.com

5. EOS  Revitalizing Care Hand & Body Lotion – For delightfully silky skin, every day. You will have smooth skin that is never greasy, fast-absorbing and super-soothing to make your skin glow $7.99 at EvolutionSmooth.com

6. Shea N Bees Extreme Lip Butter (Menthe Chocolate) – This MEGA lip balm comes packaged in a compostable container and offers months of protection against chapping, peeling, cracking and more. Made with ingredients like 40% organic Shea Butter supplied by a hippo conservation project, Organic Chocolate Liquor, Ugandan Beeswax and Peppermint Essential Oil. $9 at SheaTerraOrganics.com

7. If you like Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue you’ll love Capri Breeze Fragrance Body Spray – Capri Breeze smells expensive and sophisticated. Daytime or nighttime – an elegant and ultra refreshing scent! $3.59 at FragranceRebel.com

8. De Lorenzo Instant Rejuven8 Gift Set – Perfect for the mum who loves a trip to the salon. Great for reviving chemically treated hair and infused with organic bilberry and Aloe Vera, the shampoo and conditioner combo are soothing and rejuvenative. $49.95 at DeLorenzo.com.au

9. Whish Restoring Body Oil – Whish Restoring Body Oil will enrich your parched skin with the moisture it craves. The Body Oil’s uniquely moisturizing and refreshing formula of olive leaf and green tea leaf will leave your skin noticeably softer and hydrated with a touch of sheen. The specially blended ingredients contain nourishing peptides to leave skin luminous and glowing all while calming irritated skin. $28 at Nordstrom.com

10. Pencil Me In Cosmetics – Pencil Me In eyeliners provide skin-nourishing benefits with natural ingredients and blended botanicals that include green tea leaf extract, pine bark extract, grape seed extract, shea butter, cacao butter, jojoba oil, wheat germ oil and safflower seed oil. Vitamins include A (Retinyl Palmitate), B2 (Riboflavin), B3 (Niacin), C (Ascorbic Acid) and Vitamins D and E, (Tocopherol). These eyeliners are available in 30 awesome colors to match any look – from browns, denims, purples, metallic bronzes and smokey, misty grays. They are not the ordinary colors shown in the market place. Pencil Me In cosmetics has four-to six-piece eyeliner sets, which are designed to match a person’s skin tone, hair color and style. $6.99 at PencilMeInCosmetics.com

11. Colette Hayman Deco Corner Clutch – $39.95 at ColetteHayman.com.au

12. Skye Harte Indigo Bracelet –  This lime leather bracelet with gold clasp will make you stand out from the crowd for all the right reasons. $49.99 AUD at SkyeHarte.com

13. JĀSÖN Gluten Free Collection – The JĀSÖN brand offers the first comprehensive line of certified gluten-free personal care products. Over 20 million Americans* have non-celiac gluten sensitivity or celiac disease. Many have determined that their gluten-free choices should extend beyond dietary restrictions. The JĀSÖN Gluten Free line of personal care products helps them do just that – and do it with confidence. $9.49-$15.49 at Jason-PersonalCare.com

14. Alba Botanica Good & Healthy Range – A fresh new range of facial moisturizers developed for different skin types to ward off dullness and recharge skin. Powered by leafy green goodness, the formulas are packed with Kale, Spinach and Swiss Chard Extracts, with contain vitamins, antioxidants and phytonutrients like lutein for a smooth, luminous complexion. Too oily, too dry, overly sensitive – whatever your primary skin concern may be, there is a Good & Healthy moisturizer to keep your face looking radiant and healthy. $9.99 at AlbaBotanica.com

15. The Young Hearts Run Free Ring from DURRAH JEWELLERY – A brilliant and colorful piece from the new Spring/Summer 2014 collection. The luxury jewelry line that is designed in the UK and crafted in Italy by world-renowned master artisans to ensure quality and comfort. This ring is made with amethyst and rose gold to deliver an exquisite and elegant design that is also colorful, perfect for spring and summer fashions. $500 at DurrahJewellery.com

16. Body Fantasies Twilight Mist Fragrance Body Spray – Twilight Mist Fragrance Body Spray is a mesmerizing and mysterious fragrance. $6.29 at FragranceRebel.com

17. If you like Victoria’s Secret Love Spell you’ll love Swept Away Fragrance Body Spray – Swept Away is a fruity floral fragrance with notes of juicy orange, ruby red grapefruit, berries, peach, cherry blossoms, jasmine, and sensual musk. $3.59 at FragranceRebel.com

18. Funkita Swimwear – The Kiss-Me-Quick single strap, one piece suit is the perfect addition to any woman’s wardrobe for summer or throughout the year thanks to its durability and chlorine resistant qualities. So whether you need a new suit for the beach or the pool, a Funkita suit is the ideal choice, to keep you comfortable and the centre of attention. $76 at Funkita.com

19. Faber-Castell Ambition Rollerball Pen – This sophisticated rollerball pen features a removable cap and black ink that dries rapidly. The barrel is made of yellow precious resin. Sleek with a slender barrel design and polished chrome-plated ends. $75 at PenBoutique.com

20. CARGO Suited to a Tea Kit – This kit is packed with the proper essentials for any mother’s daily beauty routine. Inspired by the luxurious English high tea ritual, this kit creates a feminine look with universally flattering pastels paired with deeper neutrals to provide dimension and shading. Set in a beautiful macaron-style tin with direct deco watercolor illustration, it makes for great makeup storage. $38 at CargoCosmetics.com

21. Linge Shoes Ballet Flats – Chasing after kids and running errands daily can wreak havoc on your feet. Heels are impractical, but sneakers aren’t always stylish. Linge Shoes Ballet Flats are a chic, comfortable alternative and come in a variety of colors to complement any outfit. The soft authentic leather and elastic front band ensure a perfect fit for busy feet. Plus, they’re so flexible and compact, moms can toss a pair in their bag or glove compartment for on-the-go comfort. $59 at LingeShoes.com

22. Too Faced Return of Sexy Eye Shadow Palette – Celebrate the return of bold beauty with fifteen must-have shades inspired by our favorite timeless beauty looks from past to present: The Ingénue, The Icon and The Bombshell. From sexy neutrals to passionate purples and gorgeous grays, this palette provides timeless eye looks for both day and night. $49 at TooFaced.com

23. Leo Beats Clutch, By Blooming Leopard – Leather and leopard print cow hide join forces for a gorgeous day or night clutch. Handmade leather clutch with convenient hand strap and fringe detail to zip. $110 AUD at BloomingLeopard.com

24. Biolage ExquisiteOil Treatment Oils – Soften the look of your braid and smooth down flyaways with the Biolage ExquisiteOil line. Unique in nature, this range caters to those seeking replenishment and exquisite shine. Each oil includes a luxurious formula which helps wrap around each strand for ultimate protection and conditioning without compromising the desired style and finish. $22 at Matrix.com

25. Too Faced Natural at Night Eye Shadow Palette – The after-5 version of the wildly successful Natural Eye palette is a slightly darker take on neutrals. With so many ways to wear them, there’s a combination for your every after-dusk adventure. $36 at TooFaced.com

26. Isaac Mizrahi Live! Lace Trim Short Sleeve Top – Elegant equation. A shortened caftan style plus geometric lace adds up to one stunning shift. $49 at QVC.com

27. Urban Decay NAKED Lipgloss – The NAKED Lipgloss is the sexiest, most luxe gloss to ever polish your pout. Forget about that gluey goop that seems to magnetically attract your hair – the creamy texture of NAKED Lipgloss is like a gloss and balm rolled into one, so it looks glamorous but feels smooth and nourishing. Available in nine shades ranging from pinky nudes, berry nudes and perfectly naked nudes. $20 at UrbanDecay.com

28. Isaac Mizrahi Live! Bridgehampton Cut-Out Leather Saddle Bag – Unbridled style. Cute and compact, this saddle bag won’t tie you down. Its single adjustable strap and flap-snap closure let your fashion sense roam free. Unbridled style. Cute and compact, this saddle bag won’t tie you down. Its single adjustable strap and flap-snap closure let your fashion sense roam free. $169 at QVC.com

29. Body Fantasies Sweet Sunrise Fantasy Fragrance Body Spray – A fruity, floral gourmand fragrance consisting of mandarin, honeysuckle, sandalwood and vanilla notes. Youthful, sweet and girly… perfect for any time of the day! $6.29 at FragranceRebel.com

30. Ole Lynggaard Copenhagen Lotus Earrings – 18 carat yellow and rose gold with rose and dark coral, white moon stone and rose quartz drops with 12 diamonds. $12,500 AUD at OleLynggaard.com

31. Colette Hayman Rectangular Deco Clutch – $44.95 at ColetteHayman.com.au

32. ElevenSkin Smooth Eye Cream – Smooth tightens the delicate skin around the eye area through an ultra-rich eye cream. Fine lines and wrinkles will decrease in appearance for a smoother appearance as Smooth delivers the necessary nutrients and amino acids for more hydrated skin. Unlike other eye creams that can leave the skin chalky and dry, Smooth tightens under eye skin while providing all-day lasting moisture. $35 at ElevensSkin.com

33. IT Cosmetics French Boutique Luxe Blush Brush – The French Boutique Luxe Blush Brush is a custom-design exclusive to IT Cosmetics, designed for perfect blush application with an esthetically pleasing experience. Its unique handle is not only feminine and pretty; it is also easy to grip. This 100% cruelty-free high-quality brush is ultra-luxurious in feel and allows for flawless application. The ultra-plush brush hair count sets a new standard for quality and makes for the most effective distribution of blush! $34.50 at ITCosmetics.com

34. Skye Harte Paige Pleated Maxi Skirt – This pleated maxi skirt is a well-rounded wardrobe must have. The balance of classic pleats and bohemian belting makes this stylish skirt the perfect option for many occasions. $249 AUD at SkyeHarte.com

35. Jaspa King Tacoma Sandal – The luxurious suede sandal with ankle strap and 10cm heel has a simple clean cut that is fashionably classic. In this vibrant berry tone this undoubtedly is a summer sensation. $299 AUD at JaspaKing.com.au (Like and Share on Facebook)

36. fantasy Britney Spears The Nice Remix – Dreamy and uplifting, this sparkling, fruity scent highlights the flirty kiwi from Britney’s original fantasy fragrance, while keying into the uplifting, core notes of yummy cupcake and jasmine petals. The Nice Remix finishes with a serene creamy musk, creating a romantic soft blend that leaves behind a whimsical trail. $37.50 at Kohls.com

37. Teleflora’s Pink Bliss Bouquet – So Pretty in Pink! Pamper her with a stunning floral arrangement that is delivered in a beautifully detailed hand-blown glass vase in the perfect shade of pink. Hand-cut details add a touch of luxury to any Mother’s Day bouquet. $77.95 at Teleflora.com

38. fantasy Britney Spears The Naughty Remix – Daring and mysterious, The Naughty Remix emphasizes fantasy’s captivating core notes of jasmine petals, white chocolate orchid and delicious cupcake. The dry down continues with exotic orris root, sensual woods, and creamy musk, amplified from the original fantasy scent to evoke desire. Leaving you seeking the forbidden, fantasy Britney Spears The Naughty Remix dares you to unleash the fiery fantasy within. $37.50 at Kohls.com

39. IT Cosmetics Naturally Pretty Vol.1 Matte Luxe Transforming Eyeshadow Palette – contains 14 luxe anti-aging silk-infused eye shadows that are all matte. Using the proprietary Transforming Pearl shade also included in this palette, you can take the matte shades to softly pearlized shades with a simple swipe of a brush. Whether you love matte or pearl, the talc- free palette offers the best of both worlds and includes all of the naturally pretty, universally flattering shades you need to go from day to night! All shades can be used wet or dry as shadows or liners and are designed to make your lids look younger with lid-loving ingredients including Peptides, Hydrolyzed Collagen, Acai, Green Tea, Silk and Antioxidants! $42 at ITCosmetics.com

40. Vertu Constellation – The Constellation combines sleek, cutting edge design with Vertu’s trademark superior materials and handcrafting expertise. With a slimmer, cleaner aesthetic, a fresh, modern colour palette and finished in refined calf leather, it is the embodiment of understated elegance. The Constellation not only looks and feels extraordinary, it performs extraordinarily as well. Virtually scratchproof sapphire crystal provides flawless optical quality, protecting a 4.3″ HD display that produces the highest resolution possible for a screen of its size. The luxurious calf leather that completes the phone is carefully chosen for its superior quality and natural grain and texture. The body of the Constellation is made from grade five titanium alloy, usually found in high- performance racing cars and spacecraft. 5,950 at Constellation.Vertu.com

41. Body Fantasies Pink Vanilla Kiss Fantasy Fragrance Body Spray -Delectable juicy peach and berries open the fragrance, while soft florals round out the middle.The base, comprised of woods and musk, is beautifully crafted to create a feminine fruity, gourmand fragrance. $6.29 at FragranceRebel.com

42. If you like Ed Hardy by Christian Audigier you’ll love Ink’d! Fragrance Body Spray – A mark of personal expression, Ink’d fragrance body spray brings out sexy confidence and individuality with vibrant fruits and passionate florals. $3.59 at FragranceRebel.com

43. Candy Bar Palette – Your makeup routine has been forever changed! Too Faced was the first to create an all-in-one pop-out makeup palette and iPhone case. Based off an editor-favorite, Too Faced has created a decadent new, limited edition phone cover called Candy Bar. This chocolate bar inspired case includes a collection of 11 day-to-night shadows, a matte bronzer and a pop of pink blush. $25 at TooFaced.com

44. Quilted Arc Notebook – Give mom the tools she needs to be more organized and less stressed. The pages can be reordered and rearranged for when mom jots something down quickly in the wrong section. There is also a variety of inserts including calendar sheets, to-do lists, and page flags. The Arc organizing system will leave a lasting impression. There are two size Arc notebook as well, so mom can always use the smaller size to throw in her purse while she’s running errands. $35.99 at Staples.com

45. IT Cosmetics Vitality Cheek Flush Powder Blush Stain – Utilizing cutting edge technology, and infusing a powerful stain into a powder formula, the Vitality Cheek Flush not only stains cheeks for all day wear, but is also enriched with anti aging powerhouse ingredients! Vitality Cheek Flush is infused with It Cosmetics’ patent pending Hydra-Luxe Technology which features ingredients such as Amino Acids, Plum Oil, Cherry Oil, Hyaluronic Acid, Pomegranate, Jojoba, Aloe, Seaweed Extract and Grapeseed that work together to give cheeks a boost of healthy hydration. This 4-in-1 Anti-Aging Blush Stain takes the place of a powder blush, cheek stain, anti-oxidant defense hydrating skin conditioner all in one innovative compact! $24 at ITCosmetics.com

46. Ben-Amun Crystal Link Bracelet – This hand-crafted bracelet makes a glamorous statement with a bold mix of sparkling Swarovski crystals and box clasp. Impressively worn by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Kate Moss, Blake Lively, and Rihanna. $682.25 at AllTheJewels.com.au

47. Beautiful by Esteé Lauder – Beautiful by Estee Lauder is a delightful, sweet fragrance for women that brings a touch of joy to mom’s daily life. The fresh scents of blooming cut flowers, rose and jasmine blend perfectly with the light scent of carnations. The floral base finds its perfect complement in the accompanying fruity notes of fresh citrus, melons, peaches and plums. $77.79 at FragranceNet.com

48. Too Faced Chocolate Bar Palette – Too Faced founder Jerrod Blandino was inspired to combine the power of antioxidant-rich cocoa powder and makeup while having a chocolate facial and learning about the benefits of cocoa at a Hawaiian spa. With the Chocolate Bar eye shadow collection, Too Faced is building off the success of the bestselling cocoa-infused Chocolate Soleil and Milk Chocolate Soleil bronzers for an indulgent eye shadow palette that is the first of its kind. The Chocolate Bar experience begins as soon as you open the palette and the smell of sweet chocolate envelops you. $49 at TooFaced.com

49. GG Gatsby SuperShine Dry Oil Mist – Add moisture and vibrancy to hair and skin with this lightweight dry oil – full benefits and super versatile. Use from head to toe to nourish hair, nails, and skin. The unique blend of three natural oils – argan, sunflower and sweet almond – engage closely with hair and skin to ensure that the benefits are truly delivered. $12.99 at GGGatsby.com

50. Cartier (Ballon Bleu de Cartier) – The beginning of a legend in a dream world. An 18K pink gold case, set with round-cut diamonds, safely holds the Cartier caliber 076 mechanical movement with automatic winding. Between classical and futuristic, a familiar roundness and strange distortions of the Roman numerals create a new satellite in Cartier’s galaxy. $50,000 at Tourneau.com

51. City Face Skin Remodeler – Now you can have a youthful glowing complexion with fewer wrinkles on your wedding day, with a supercharged wrinkle fighter in fewer than 60 days and look beautiful. City Face Skin Remodeler, from CITY Cosmetics, layers cutting-edge skincare technologies to help reduce the volume and surface area of deep facial wrinkles by up to 40% within 60 days. Your skin will look reborn and vibrant, and feel remarkably smooth. It is a non-greasy, ultralight treatment with a potent blend of active peptides that trigger natural collagen production to tighten, lift and smooth wrinkles, while increasing firmness and elasticity. City Face gently and naturally relaxes face muscles, helping to reduce future wrinkles and lines. $67 at CityCosmetics.com

52. Studio S Embellished Aviator Sunglasses – $26 at Sears.com

53. Ole Lynggaard Copenhagen Flowers Bracelet – Arm ring flower 18 carat white gold diamonds 7,12ct. $87,900 AUD at OleLynggaard.com

54. Gucci (Guccissima) – Gucci Timepieces & Jewelry is pleased to introduce the Guccissima collection for women, a chic wristwatch line with a strong feminine allure. This model is characterized by an elliptical case, framed by the iconic Gucci ‘G’ logo – one of the most recognizable symbols of the House. $595 at Tourneau.com

55. IT Cosmetics Liner Love Waterproof Anti-Aging Crème Gel Eyeliner – Liner Love Waterproof Anti-Aging Crème Gel Eyeliner gets to the root of your lashes! This new, highly innovative formula is designed to impart eye-enhancing color, with clinically proven, lash loving all day waterproof wear-even after 12 hours! Good for you ingredients: Rose Extract, Hydrolyzed Silk, Shea Butter, Green Tea Extract and Jojoba condition and nourish the lashed while providing a smooth, even application. $24 at ITCosmetics.com

56. Too Faced Natural Eyes Eye Shadow Palette – Flaunt your natural side with a look that appears so effortless you can wear it before breakfast or after dark. Natural Eyes is a palette of nine richly-pigmented shadows that pair perfectly and blend beautifully. $36 at TooFaced.com

57. Skye Harte Angelina Retro Maxi Dress – Not for the timid, this bold cutaway dress demands the attention of everyone in the room. The bold cutaway torso supports the flowing silk below and will take you straight from the beach to the dance floor! $499 AUD at SkyeHarte.com

58. GG Gatsby Set It Straight Straightening Balm – An ultimate blowout cream for creating sleek, smooth styles with radiant shine. Prevents frizz, protect from humidity and provides thermal heat protection. 12.99 at GGGatsby.com

59. Sky Harte Stacked Bracelet – This 15 piece textured set of gold and white bracelets add sophistication and elegance to any outfit. $39.99 AUD at SkyeHarte.com

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