Mother’s Day is almost here, and if you’re like a lot of people, you’ve put off ’til the last minute getting dear old mom a gift. Need a little inspiration? We’ve put together some great gift ideas via Greater Good’s The Animal Rescue Site Store for the mom in your life who loves pets.
The nice part is that your purchases go toward supporting shelter animals, which moms will appreciate. So, without further ado, let’s get cracking on doing some shopping.
With gardening season looming, why not get mom some comfy yet functional footwear she can putter around the garden in that’s actually cute? Whether mom’s a fan of slides, clogs, or flip-flops, they come in an array of dazzling spring colors that include floral and paw print designs. They even carry sports sandals perfect for hikes and water activities, and most everything is on sale right now.
Summer tops constructed from lightweight materials with bright splashes of color come in relaxed fit perfect for warm weather. Or you might decide a flowing skirt or resort-wear dress is more her style. There are dozens to choose from, many of which are available in eye-catching patterns that are spot-on for spring and summer.
Jewelry for Mom
From bracelets and anklets to necklaces, earrings, and bangles, there are tons of choices you’ll be impressed with. You can pick from domestic pets to wildlife designs and more. This handmade piece features a dragonfly silhouette filled with real flowers in clear resin wrapped with sterling silver. It’s also available in the shape of a cat or dog.
Fun Hats for Mom
As a mom, women wear many different hats. Now you can get her one that shares her love of both you and the many pets you likely had growing up and that mom has today. These well-constructed ball caps feature images of bumble bees, ladybugs, butterflies, flowers, and paw prints with and without sayings. If she’s active, she’ll love these hats!
How about a hand-embroidered belt from Jenny Krauss Designs? They combine modern function and design with heritage craft when women in the highlands of Peru hand-embroider these colorful belts with unique patterns. Mom can wear them with pants, skirts, and dresses to add a splash of color and flare that creates a one-of-a-kind look.
Totes, Bags & Cross-Body Wallets
Whether a large, durable canvas or nylon tote is what she needs, a traditional purse for everyday use, or a wristlet, you’ll find just what she’s looking for. The Animal Rescue Site Store even carries super cute cross-body bags for wallets and cell phones that mom is sure to love when traveling light is the order of the day. They even have bags for wine, yoga, reusable grocery bags, and more.
Home Decor for Mom
For more one-of-a-kind looks to choose from, consider gifting mom with some cool interior design pieces like this Cat of the Moon and Water Mexican Alebrije mystical sculpture, aka Oaxaca folk art. Not quite her taste? Then consider their subtle Frangipani Frogs Leaf & Tree Ceramic Vase or any number of other decorative home decor pieces.
Yard & Garden Gifts for Mom
Here’s where you can really go crazy. Whether mom lives in a home with plenty of acreage or a condo/apartment situation, there is definitely something for everybody in this category. From wind chimes, garden stakes, solar lights, bird baths, feeders, planters, pots, and so much more, the selection is over-the-top cute! They even have animal-shaped “charms” made from silver and copper to decorate plants with.
Just for Mom
If mom’s a reader, she’ll love the adorable bookmarks available through The Animal Rescue Site Store. Many of them are designed using mixed metals featuring dogs, cats, and a variety of whimsical wildlife ranging from the delicate to the sturdy. Every time she marks a page to return to, she’ll think of you.
All About Mother’s Day
The Animal Rescue Site Store also has a section set up exclusively for Mother’s Day shoppers where you’ll find an interesting variety of items from each category their online store covers. Besides a gift selection tailored for moms of all ages, some pretty impressive sale prices accompany the unique finds available there. Just click on the photo links to go directly to the categories you’re interested in.
So, get going, because time is running out. Happy hunting!