Small Gestures for Our Guardian Angel
Well, there is no denying that we cannot do without our moms. They have always been a guiding force in our lives, someone who knows all our secrets and are always there for us, taking care of all our needs, and always knowing through instinct, what we are going through, no matter what.
We all know how selfless our mothers can be, always putting our needs above their own, always putting us above her self. We all know that there is so much that our moms do for us, which we can never repay them for, but always be grateful and show it to them sometimes, on days which are about celebrating them.
And what better than your mom’s birthday or mother's day to turn around the table and make her feel special for a change? A day which is about taking care of her needs, and making her feel loved.
On your Mom’s special day, you can take that occasion to celebrate her being in your life, and letting her know how much you love and care for her. You can do that by getting her gifts, or by simple gestures.
Keep reading this article to know more.
11 Thoughtful Gift Ideas to Make Your Mom Feel Special
If your Mom’s Birthday is just around the corner or if Mother's Day is coming by, and you’re struggling with what to get her, then we’re here to your rescue with 11 really thoughtful gift ideas. This list combines items of everyday use, along with some super special and unique gift ideas.
A Beautiful Necklace
Necklaces are an easy option when it comes to picking gifts for your mom. Nonetheless, Necklaces can also be a thoughtful idea if you spend some time looking for the perfect one. We picked two such unique necklaces for you to gift your mom on her birthday.
One is this, Birth Month Flower Necklace, wherein you can pick the one which comes with the flower associated with your mom’s birthday month. It comes in a sterling silver necklace chain and looks very delicate and beautiful with the colour shades and dried flowers. You can pick the month while placing the order and you can get it from www.uncommongoods.com for Rs. 3,304.
Another unique necklace is also from www.uncommongoods.com and is called a memories necklace, and it literally means the same. Have a memory which is special for you and your mom? Then preserve that memory by getting it personalised in the form of a necklace. All you need to do is upload the picture of a place you want on the necklace. It is a very thoughtful necklace idea, which can be worn by your mom every other day. This one is priced at Rs. 5,369.
Next on the list is a good looking planner which also is an item of great utility, especially because we all know what all our moms do for us. They have so much on their plate, and a planner like this would not only help them in planning their everyday tasks, but also a place to scribble, jot down thoughts.
It also looks great with its gold glitter texture and looks. Moreover, you can get the same personalised for your mom, with her initials, or first name. It comes with a 300-page diary, and has space for keeping business cards, bills or other papers. You can get it from www.propshop24.com for Rs. 1,530.
A Beautiful Attire
Our moms always know what we are looking for and she always caters to your needs before her own. Which is why, her birthday is one occasion where you can pamper your mom, take care of her needs and get her some fancy gifts.
Clothes are such gifts which can be put to use, for various occasions and everyone loves to receive them, as it is a chance when the person gets to explore someone else’s choice of clothes for them.
We picked a traditional clothing item, a saree but with a fusion look, which has a lovely colour, and a unique feel. This Tribe Sari from Nicobar is perfect attire for a casual evening, or an extravagant function and can be styled in various ways. It is made up of a Pink Chanderi Silk Fabric with a Red border, giving it that vibrant yet classy look.
You can get it from www.nicobar.com for Rs. 7,500.
A Gift Hamper
This Gift Hamper by Kama Ayurveda is a great gift for you Mom and it is something that not only she would use, but also a way she can start spending some time caring for her own body and mind.
Kama Ayurveda uses the traditional and timeless ayurvedic items to create items for face and hair care. We picked this Eternal Rose Box which comes with a Rose Jasmine Face Cleanser, pure rose water, rose lip balm, and one rose cinnamon and orange soap. It is a perfect gift hamper for a great skin and ever glowing face.
You can also look at other gift hampers by Kama Ayurveda if you’re looking for something specific. This one is priced at Rs. 1,390 and you can get it from www.nykaa.com.
Super Mom Contract
We all know what all our moms do for us, be it emotionally in our personal lives or supporting our professional lives, or any other situation.
To mark the same, we picked this super fun and quirky ‘Super Mom Contract' by Oye Happy. It lays down some personal and fun points which makes it an extremely good gift idea, something that will make your mom laugh and take her by surprise!
To know more about the contract in detail and other queries, you can have a look here. It is also a very budget gift and is priced at Rs. 290 only.
Personalised Planter Set
No matter what the occasion is, plants always make for a great gift, for they have a unique element to it, and also brings a feeling of positivity with it.
We picked this Personalised ceramic planters set which comes with special quotes which would make your mom feel special. You can get it personalised with an exclusive message depending upon what is it that you want to say to your mom.
Moreover, gifting these planters could be a way you and your mom to spend more time together, by taking care of these planters. You could also buy some plants along with these planters to complete the gift.
You can get these set of planters for Rs. 495 from www.igp.com.
Mom and Me Personalised Cushion
These days there are so many ways to not only capture but also preserve a memory in a physical form like this Mom and Me Personalised Cushion which can be personalised with a picture of you and your mom.
Not only would it make your mom feel special, but it is also a gift like no other. You could pick a picture which resonates the best with both of you, like a memory of a day which both you and she cherish.
It is a beautiful gift for your Mom’s Birthday and you can get it from www.fnp.com for Rs. 349.
Memories with Mom' Frame
Another unique gift option in the list is this ‘Memories with Mom’ Frame from Oye Happy. It showcases an intricate string art technique on a wooden plank saying ‘Mom’ and you can clip four polaroids pictures, making it a gift which will make your mom go down memory lane and cherish some beautiful memories.
Moreover, it is also a great aesthetic element which can be added to your house. All you need to do is upload four pictures which you want in the memory frame and the rest will be taken care of. You can get this frame from www.oyehappy.com for Rs. 3,570.
You can gift your mom this Embroidered Clutch which can be used on various occasions, an item of everyday use.
We picked this one which has a solid beige base, and pink flowers embroidered all over it. The combination of pink and beige provides a contrasting look, making it look vibrant yet classy, both at the same time. It is a very beautiful Clutch with great detailing.
It will go well with ethnic as well as western attire and you can get it for Rs. 1,265 from www.igp.com.
Next one in the list is these Oxidised Silver Jhumkas with an Antique Gold touch by Rubaans. It is a gorgeous piece of jewelry, which will suit any occasion and any attire, and will elevate any look.
It has a dome shape with an antique gold touch, creating a unique combination of oxidised silver and antique gold.
It is something that you mom can wear for an evening get together, or for work, or even for a casual look. Originally priced at Rs. 980, you can get this right now for Rs. 588 from www.myntra.com.
Peacock Feather Bookmark
If your mom is someone who is into books and loves to read then get her this beautiful Peacock Feather Bookmark as a birthday gift.
This Bookmark by Quirksmith is not only beautiful but is made up of 925 Sterling Silver and weighs 6gms, making it a delicate and precious gift item that your mom will love.
It is priced at Rs. 2,200 and you can get it from www.quirksmith.com.
Tips on Making Your Mom's Day Extra Special
Getting a gift of course is something that feels like an inevitable part of any Celebration, but you can even go the extra mile and add some gestures to show your mom how much you love her, since simple gestures go a long way and it is something that will create a memory for her which can be cherished forever.
We’ve listed below two very simple ideas, which even though are very simple, yet they are very thoughtful and would make your mom’s birthday even more special.
Add an Element of Surprise
Your mom would definitely know that you would get her a gift for her birthday, so it is always a good idea, to break this expectancy by adding an element of surprise.
There are so many simple ways in which you can do this. You could order a cake for her midnight and have her answer the doorbell, plan a surprise birthday party or something else.
Just make sure that you have an element of surprise, which would make her birthday even more special and memorable.
Take Her Out for a Meal
Another beautiful yet simple gesture which would add that sweet element to your mom’s birthday is taking her out for a meal because after all, nothing beats a beautiful conversation with your loved one.
So, take your Mom’s Birthday as an occasion where you celebrate her, and spend your time with her. Take her out, for different experiences, shopping, and a beautiful meal, a place where she can be pampered and relax, while you give her undivided attention.
Take her to that restaurant she has been wanting to go for a long time, or pick the restaurant based on a cuisine she has always wanted to try. You could also make plans wherein you pre-book a cake surprise for your mom at the restaurant and make this very simple idea, a very thoughtful one.
Make Your Mom Feel Extra Special in 2019 with these Thoughtful Gifts
Words cannot describe the sacrifices and efforts our mothers have put into raising us. We can only be thankful that we have been blessed with such amazing moms. Take some time out and gift her something special as a token of love on the next big occasion for your mom. She will always keep it close to her heart!