Mother’s Day gift ideas range from sweet to stylish

Make mom feel even more special with these stylish Mother’s Day gifts.

Straw sun

  • For sitting pretty poolside or tending to tulips in the garden, this bedecked straw sun hat is as fashionable as it is friendly.Fuchsia sun hat, $118 at Jonathan Adler, 129 Newbury St., Boston, 617-437-0018,

Print apron

  • A happy-go-lucky print for the hostess with the mostess. Ahonlaita print apron, $45 at Marimekko, 140 Newbury St., Boston, 617-247-2500,


  • These nautical-inspired bangles are sure to charm. Anchor stripe stacking bracelets, $118 at Coach, Copley Place, 100 Huntington Ave., Boston, 617-262-0419,

Oval soap

  • A luxe formula gives these mini bars stellar shelf life and a little extra indulgence by the vanity. Little Luxuries oval soap set, $40 at Fresh, 121 Newbury St., Boston, 617-421-1212,


  • Preppy and perky — these easygoing kicks will keep a spring in her step straight through summer. Yacht Club 574 sneakers, $69.95 at New Balance, 583 Boylston St.,
    Boston, 617-266-1583,


  • Chloe’s addictive new scent will make her the envy of cool moms (and their daughters) everywhere. See by Chloe eau de parfum spray, $58 at Sephora store locations,


  • This super darling fondant-frosted, sugar flower-topped cake can be customized in one of three palette-pleasing flavors: chocolate, vanilla, or red velvet. SWEET Mother’s Day cake, starting at $45 at Sweet, 49 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, 617-247-cake, as well as Newbury Street, Harvard Square, School Street locations; 48-hour advance notice required for orders.

Rachel Raczka can be reached at
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