FOR EVERYDAY WEAR
Whether she's running around managing the family or running skype meetings between nap-times, there's no reason her style can't shine through with functional apparel and accessories.
A hand-crafted combo of outdoorsy and elegant, this simple necklace is beautiful and tough. Designed to be worn everywhere - on top of the mountain, swimming in the lake, relaxing in the shower, or hanging out downtown. It's as if the artisan herself carved the words on your soul, "There's nothing you can't do." Thoughtfully designed for work and play, Cairn is dainty and durable. Sterling silver dangles are surrounded by tiny faceted gemstones on a sturdy, neutral nylon cord that is happy to get wet.
Mom's multitasking will be taken to new heights with this insanely compartmentalized tote that would make Mary Poppins turn green with envy. From a laptop sleeve to adjustable straps that allow her to transition from traditional tote to backpack, to the waterproof zippers and additional dividers for custom organization, she really won't need another bag to carry anything and everything her heart desires.
Mom shouldn't have to sacrifice functionality or looking good in her quest to get out there and explore while keeping sustainability top of mind. Enter Toad&Co, a brand that truly believes you can set out on your own idea of a grand adventure and you can do so in both comfort, style, and in clothing that is 100% sustainable.
Did your mother teach you the ABCs of recycling? Does she frequently remind you of the year you spent in reusable, cloth diapers? (No? Just us?) Well if she's well versed in sustainable practices or just starting out, she'll appreciate these slides from Indosole. Shoes made without animals or fuel powered machinery and always ridiculously comfortable, Indosole's shoes are made from recycled tires which makes them truly durable and waterproof. And with timeless styles and colors, there's no denying your mom will be living in these all summer.
FOR THE MODERN DAY MARY POPPINS
Does your mom define superhero status? Is she prepared for anything at any moment? Then products like these will take her super mom status to the next level.
Help mom further blur the lines of function and athleticism with these active lifestyle sunglasses from Rudy Project. She doesn't color life inside the lines so why should her everyday shades not also function as her sporty eyewear? Lightweight, elegant, and built to hold on, these shades will keep her looking good on and off the trail.
Moms always have the goods in their pack, but can you upgrade your mom's go-to anti-microbial spray this year? Introduce her to a wound care product that doesn't make owies feel like owies on fire while being simultaneously stabbed by thousands of tiny needles. Seriously. Replace her homemade handsanitizer of Everclear and aloe with one that doesn't smell or leave a sticky residue.
Keep her powered up and connected no matter where she is with a 3-in-1 device. This Car Charger with 2 USB PORTS + High Capacity Rechargeable Power Bank + LED Torch Flashlight, the T-Bone comes in handy when mom is snapping photos of her granbabies (four-legged ones count!), accidently FaceTiming you from the bank, or on her afternoon stroll around the neighborhood.
For the trailblazer
Outfit mom with the gear she needs to take on any trail this season with women founded brands like Perspective Fitwear and industry leaders like Sugoi. Then go crush those trails together before heading to brunch with the whole family.
This jacket was made for women who let nothing slow them down, not even the rain or low light conditions (just like your mom). Combining water resistant fabric with Zap visibility technology that incorporates reflective elements that will allow her to be seen from every angle. Furthermore, it enables great breathability and comfort. Win, win.
Get mom feeling confident on the trails this spring with these do-it-all shorts from Perspective Fitwear. Their lightweight chamois (padding) made from COOLMAX® fabric has improved breathability, moisture-wicking, and comfort for runs or pedalling hours on the bike. Plus, the high waistband stays up and lies flat: no digging in or sliding down. The cute print will make going from the clips to the coffee house a no-brainer.
The perfect cycling shoe for the mom who wants to enjoy a nice ride yet be able to stop for some extra activities along the way and show off her colorful style. These cycling shoes from Louis Garneau can be worn with or without her SPD cleats giving her the option to clip in or stay flat for the day's activities.
Chrome Industries has lead the charge in commuter bike gear and these shoes are a perfect example of that. With a contoured footbed, antimicrobial sock liner, vulcanized rubber sole and Chrome's signature reflective heel, these bike shoes are comfortable enough to wear all day and tough enough to stand up to anything. If mom is all about that' black is the new black' life, then these are the shoes for her.