Shopping for a fashionable mom is no easy feat, so we turned to the top trends from the Spring 2012 runways for inspiration. From graphic arts to sportif chic, see our picks for the perfect gift to give the mother in your life a token of appreciation.
1- Make-up kit
Every mom needs to look perfect at all times so getting her a traveler make-up kit will put a smile on her face and keep it flawless at all times!
2- Fashionable book
How about you combine reading with a Fashion icon? “The Gospel according to Coco Chanel” is a biography of the world’s most elegant woman is sure to ring true to your graceful Mum.
3- Jewelry Box
We all Diamonds are a girl’s best friend so all of your mother’s baubles deserve a pretty place to call home. So how about a personalized jewelry box ?
4- A High Fashion Manicure
These nail polishes are a step above the rest: Everything from the high-coverage, glossy formula to the chic nude shade makes for a truly glamorous manicure. (Dolce & Gabana, Dior, Chanel)
“A woman’s mind is as complex as the contents of her handbag; even when you get to the bottom of it, there is ALWAYS something at the bottom to surprise you!”. Handbags get an update for spring in the form of boxy shoppers as seen on the runways of Bottega Veneta, Miu Miu and Prada.
6- Fringe accessorizes
Designers in Paris explored their swinging sides with fringe detailed bracelets and necklaces so your mom could definitely rock this style!
7- Get metallic
Gold and silver jewelry also made a minimalist yet bold statement on the runways so how about a encrypted gold or silver necklace or ring to make this day extra special?
8- Chic Heels
The days of skinny stiletto heels seem long gone as designers reinvented the stacked heel in different shapes and sizes for spring’s warmer days and let’s face it our mothers will probably rejoice! Check out these designs from Michael Kors, Marc Jacobs and Calvin Klein.
We wish you a happy fashionable and chic Mother’s day!!
Helwi El Hayet