…AWESOME, and we’ve got great ideas to tell her “thanks!”

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, the quest to find the perfect gift is on. But where do you even begin to look for a gift to say “thanks” to the most important woman in your life? We know that this is a difficult, but not impossible, task. So we’ve put our team of experts on it and come up with a few ideas that are sure to warm Mom’s heart. Whether you’re looking for a big gift or a little something extra, we’ve got options to suit any budget. (Keep in mind, diamonds are a girl’s best friend…Diamond Brand Outdoors gift cards, that is.)

$20 and under


Our Favorite: French Broad Chocolate Lounge Chocolate

Chocolate is a classic gift for Mom, you’ve probably been buying it for her since you were a child. But don’t let the simplicity of this idea fool you, there’s nothing juvenile about French Broad Chocolate Bars. These locally made organic bars feature sophisticated flavors like Coffee, made with Nicaraguan cacao and locally roasted coffee beans, and fun youthful flavors like Malted Milk.

Honorable Mentions:

Opal & Wonder Candles

Platypus PlatyPreserve Wine System

$50 and under


Our Favorite: Purpose Jewelry

In addition to being absolutely beautiful, Preserve Jewelry is a gift you can feel good about. These stunning pieces are handmade by survivors of modern-day slavery. Learning the skills to design these unique pieces of jewelry gives these strong women the ability and means to move forward. This line features unique bracelets, necklaces, and earrings. The Dawn Drop earrings (above) are our favorites.

Honorable Mentions:

Pistil Scarves

Yeti Rambler

Osprey Daylite and Flap Jill Micro

$100 and under


Our Favorite: ENO Doublenest Hammock

Mom deserves to relax. Give her a quiet place to get away with an ENO Hammock. In addition to being super comfy and easy to set up and take down, we love the dozens of fun color options.

Honorable Mentions:

Chaco Sofia Sandal

Mountain Khaki Wildflower Dress

Marmot Zoe Jacket