Happy Mother’s Day to All….Some Giftable Suggestions to Make Your Last Minute Shopping Just A Little Easier!

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I grew up in the retail world where we always said that Mother’s Day, like a few similar sized holidays was a very last minute shopping day.  Well, I must have listened to myself pretty well, as it is Thursday and I haven’t done any shopping myself so we figured that there are probably many of you out there just like me…..so we have curated from many sites and editorials what we think are some great ‘last minute gifts’ that you can run into your favorite local shopping haven or purchase online…..after all, overnight and two day shipping free is becoming a way of life!  So as I shop for my girls….you see I only have a heavenly Mom these days so I like to shop for the Mothers that also happen to be my  Daughters (one has 3 babies and the other 2 dogs, but hey, a Mom is a Mom, right?!).  In thinking of my ‘motherly’ girls, I realize how different they are from one another which made us take a look at the different kinds of Moms you are out there.  So that is how we have organized our gift guides and hope you will pull up a chair to your computer and have at it and order right from here (all available for purchase) or call your favorite store and ask your salesperson to find what it is we have inspired you to think about here.

Enjoy shopping for the Mom’s in your life and remember to let them know first of all, just how important they are to you, give them a hug and maybe even a favoritel flower and hopefully something special from our list below that will make it everyone’s special day!


1. Cacao & Cardamom Chocolates 2. Gwyneth Paltrow’s ‘It’s All Good’ 3. The California Wine Club 4. State Dish Towels 5. Sur la Table Cooking Classes 6. Spiralizer 7. Fig & Olive – Olive Oil


1. Adidas White Sneakers 2. Shawl Collar Blanket Sweater 3. Fitbit 4. S’well Reusable Water Bottles 5. Fresh Sugar Sport Treatment Sunscreen 6. Tennis Racket Cover 7. Adidas by Stella McCartney Sports Bag 8. Sport Skort 9. SoulCycle Classes 10. MILK Makeup Cooling Water


1. Diptyque Candle (also available at the Diptyque River Oaks District store) 2. Hairblow at Drybar 3. Market Tote (many also available at a bientot) 4. VOGUE on Christian Dior 5.  Aquazzura Shoes 6. Passport Case and Luggage Tag 7. Jewelry (Check out the Neiman Marcus Be Jeweled Event) 8. Baccarat Butterfly 9. Accent Coasters 10. ColourPop Lip Color or Clinique Chubby Stick


1. Business Card Holder 2. Tory Burch Tote Bag 3. Slab Desk Accessories 4. Clarisonic 5. One Touch Tea Maker 6. Kate Spade Mini Notebook 7. ‘The Boss’ Mug 8. Digital Photo Frame 9. India Hicks Perfume 10. Tory Burch for Fitbit Hinged Bracelet 11. Love Paperweight 12. Kate Spade Pen Set

Feature image borrowed from Play on Light Photography, Foodie Feature: DailyRx, Sporty: Hello Fashion Blog, Trendy: Anthropologie, Working: MyDomaine

About Roz Pactor

I am a fashion and marketing consultant and blogger based in Houston, Texas. With more than three decades of experience in fashion retailing that has spanned Foley’s, Neiman Marcus and Bloomingdale’s NYC, I have earned a reputation for delivering expertise, energy and enthusiasm to my roster of clients. I have remained closely connected with designer women’s fashion as well as the misses, teens, men’s and children’s apparel and accessories markets from coast to coast.

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