The GDV Mother's Day Gift Guide

For the new mother, the wellness guru, the jetsetter, the traditionalist, & the chef extradordinaire, we collated the most thoughtful & stylish gifts so you can show her how much you care this Mother’s Day.


THE NEW MOTHER

We know all the amazing, thrilling, terrifying & exhausting emotions that come with being a mother. These are our favorite gift ideas for those who are celebrating the holiday for the first time.

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Nurture by Abel x GRAY LABEL, 30ml

Created by Organic children’s brand Gray Label and natural perfume house Abel Odor. Each ingredient in this 100% organic perfume was selected for the beauty of their scent profile, as well as their healing properties. Calming rose, energizing orange blossom, ginger for its anti-nausea properties and sandalwood for grounding.

$118

Lotus by LBOR

Including Desert Rose, Moonstone, Rose Quartz & Clear Quartz, each stone within this healing crystal “bouquet” was hand designed to emanate the pristine blend of beauty and resilience that defines the spirit of motherhood.

$48

Gray Cashmere Baby Blanket

Handmade from 100% pure cashmere, this cable knit baby blanket is the perfect gift for every new mother and her baby.

$195

Baby Alpaca Newborn Set

Designed and made in the USA, this three piece newborn set is the perfect, stylish gift. Crafted from baby alpaca wool, every new mother will be sure to cherish this gift

$295

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Mother & Baby Massage Oil by The Organic Pharmacy

Complete with jojoba oil and vitamin E to soothe both mother & child, this body oil provides essential nutrients as it moisturizes severely dry skin while keeping free radicals out.

$55


THE WELLNESS GURU

From traditional wellness methods & accessories, to more adventurous, modern-day practices discover the perfect gift for your at-home wellness guru

Tobali Candle

Japanese contemporary fragrance label TOBALI is guided by the principle of ‘hidden beauty’. Rather than a fragrance that is instantly gorgeous, this is one that slowly expands its influence from within. For mothers who embody the understatedly beautiful, this line is perfect.

$110 to $325

Light Relax Bath & Shower Oil

Blending the finest high-altitude grown Lavender, prized Ylang Ylang and nurturing wood notes of Petitgrain, this multi-award winning bath and shower oil will be sure to relax every mother, easing away her thoughts of hectic days, restoring her sense of tranquil calm.

$90

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Reiki Healing & Akashic Records Reading

A healing technique, which offers peace, tranquility, and an enhanced quality of life, Reiki has been practiced for centuries. Often used in tandem with other healing methods such as Akashic Records readings, this combination will be sure to leave her feeling rejuvenated, calm & balanced.

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Tennen Japanese Incense

One of the best ways to restore her sense of calm, give the gift of this Sonoran Desert inspired, hand-crafted incense collection from Tennen Studios. Choose among six striking stick, spiral & cone fragrances as well as several stylish burner options.

$28 to $365

The Gel

Named “Beauty’s best kept secret” by Vogue, with equal parts revitalizing & healing qualities, this best-selling beauty product is just what she needs for a little at home, self-pampering.

$60 to $110


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The Grace Mayflower Spa

Spoil her with the ultimate wellness & rejuvenation gift that you know she will love. Located in Washington, CT, this secluded, 58 acre, spa is known as one of northeast America’s most distinguished luxury hideaways. Whether it’s for an afternoon or a whole weekend, she’ll be sure to thank you.


THE JETSETTER

From on-the-go beauty routines, to traveling in comfort, to the ultimate destination, discover the perfect gifts for your modern day jetsetting mother

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The Organic Pharmacy Travel Kit

A collection of some of OP’s best-selling products in miniature, give her this luxurious travel essentials kit, perfect for only the most stylish of travelers.

$80

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Terry Cloth, Plastic Lined Travel Kit

Step up her travel accessories with this soft terry on the outside, lined with plastic on the inside ideally sized Terry Pouch. Whether as a toiletries kit or a chic beach carry-all, it is one of our favorite traveling accessories that she’ll use time and time again.

$55

Seychelles Kaftan by Walker & Wade

Whether she prefers relaxing at home, sailing around the Greek isles, or laying beachside in the Hamptons, the Seychelles dress is the perfect, stylish piece for any occasion.

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Holiday in St. Barths with In Villas Veritas

Go big or go home! This mother’s day give her the vacation of her dreams at this sumptuous island paradise available exclusively through In Villas Veritas. With 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, there’s plenty of room for the whole family or for a girls trip to remember.

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Rose Quartz Roller

Add a little relaxing and unwinding to her beauty regimen with a jade roller that combats puffiness and improves circulation. Perfect for those long haul flights as well, she’ll landed feeling fresh faced. Use after applying

$40

Alpaca Travel Set

Made with the modern day, stylish, Jetsetter in mind, the alpaca travel set was crafted of 100% baby alpaca. Including an incredibly soft hypoallergenic alpaca wool travel-sized blanket, eyemask and pouch, this set fits perfectly in a carry-on or your overnight duffle.

$295


THE TRADITIONALIST

Sometimes it’s as simple as a bouquet of flowers & breakfast in bed. Here are our favorite takes on the traditional Mother’s Day gift

Chic & Timeless Jewelry Pieces

Jennifer Creel’s custom, bespoke jewelry is a truly beautiful and unique gift that every mother will always cherish. Made in silver or gold with or without semi-precious or precious stones, each item is unique. Order in store.

$400 to $1600

McArdle’s Custom Floral Arrangement

Nothing says Happy Mother’s Day like a fresh bouquet of flowers. Choose from McArdle’s gorgeous designer arrangements or customize it to include her favorite flowers. Delivery available.

Brunch at The Inn at Pound Ridge

Book a table for the whole family for brunch or dinner at Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s iconic Bedford Restaurant, The Inn at Pound Ridge. With a beautiful & casual countryside ambiance, and locally sourced, delicious food, it will be a charming Mother’s Day meal to remember.

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Organic, Gluten-Free Pancake Mix

Breakfast in Bed is a must for any traditional mother’s day celebration. And this Parisian pancake mix is a must! Made with 100% organic ingredients and available both in regular and gluten-free options, she’ll be thanking you for this gift.

$15

Leather Picture Frame

Capture her favorite cherished memories in a frame to keep for a lifetime. Available in two sizes and five colors

From $98


THE CHEF EXTRAORDINAIRE

We all know and love the culinary wizards in our family. Here are some extra special gifts honoring them in the chicest & most touching ways.

Leather Bound Copy of Joy of Cooking

For the home chef, give her a beautiful gift to pass down through the ages. This leather-bound copy of the iconic cookbook, Joy of Cooking, will become a treasured part of her culinary process.

$156

Cooking Lessons with Enrica Rocca

For the European Food Lover, renowned chef, Enrica Rocca’s Cooking Lessons are the ultimate culinary experience. With single private classes & group series available in London & Venice, Italy, each class only uses the freshest ingredients and will have her feeling relaxed, excited and like a professional by the end. (Bonus: you’ll love all the delicious recipes that she learns!)

Sexy Spices

Spice up the kitchen with these gorgeous and delicious ingredients. She won’t want to put them in the spice cabinet!

$20 each

Stylish Aprons

Step up her kitchen style with these denim and leather aprons. Hand made in the Netherlands, these must-have kitchen accessories are as chic as they are durable.

$140

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Simple by Ottolenghi

For the home chef that doesn’t have the time to prepare her favorite recipes, give her the newest in Yotam Ottolenghi’s series of bestsellers. Our favorite recipes are the Lamb Patties and the Roasted Onion Salad

$35

Borough Furnace Cast Iron Cookware

Every good chef deserves to have a cast iron skillet or two and these handmade in the USA pieces from Borough Furnace will not disappoint. Equally as beautiful as they are functional, give her something that she will love to use for years to come.

From $60