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GUIDE TO SANE GIFT SHOPPING & GIVING

FRUGAL MOTHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS: LAST MINUTE DASH (NO JUDGEMENT)

NEED A LAST MINUTE GIFT? NO WORRIES, NO JUDGEMENT

Things happen and suddenly it’s Mother’s Day weekend. Check out the suggestions below* and the links to other posts with more great gift ideas that Mother might love. 

*most listed as available in stores

MOM GETTING HER SEXY BACK

 

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Dads, lingerie is always a go-to last-minute gift.

 As long as you know what your spouse likes to wear.  Check out these sales/clearance and specials at Victoria Secret, like the Tulip Dress ($30 $49.50) to the Sexy Satin Teddy ($40 $58) to the super soft, super comfy Mayfair Print PJ’s ($35 $49.5o). 

MOTHER AS HOSTESS

Coming out the cocoon of winter, it’s time for spring and summer gatherings.

Make sure Mom is covered.

 

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If she has a quirky side, your mother might love a gift of these St. Bernard Appetizer Plates. Set of 4, made of porcelain. At this price, you can get her several sets.

$9 $42 Potter Barn  

How might these Vintage Wood Carved Serve Bowls fit into her party scheme? Hand-carved mango-wood, each with unique beauty. Set of 4.  

$58 Pottery Barn 
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If your mother entertains a lot, she might not mind a gift of an extra blender. Especially this one with 10 speeds, 4-point stainless steel blade and large capacity carafe. This Westinghouse Blender is a great deal and candidate for a bundling gift.  What does Mom like to blend most?  Stock her up with some favorite liquid and non-perishable goodies.

$15 $70 Macy’s  

 

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Party Mom might appreciate the Nostalgia Electrics™ Stainless Steel Margarita & Slush Maker at her next event. She’ll make frozen drinks quickly, conveniently and in large quantities. 

$100 $150 JC Penney  

 

 

Potential Group Gift

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The Margaritaville® Mixed Drink Maker makes a fantastic group sibling gift and a fantastic event accessory. With four tanks, Mother can select any of 48 different mixed drinks. She controls the alcohol strength.

$300 $430 JC Penney 

 

 

Maman As Ex-Pat

Mom miss, or long for, Paris? Gift the Breakfast, Lunch, Tea book. It includes 100 of the most popular dishes of the famous Rose Bakery.

$30 theline.com

 

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Perhaps Mother misses her ex-state or simply loves the one she’s in. Gift the ‘State Maps’ Wall Art. A lasting gift in archival giclée print on heavyweight, high-quality fine art paper. Available in all US states.

$26 Nordstrom

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Also available in other location specific Wall Art. Nordstrom

 

MAMA AS A SENTIMENTAL WOMAN

 

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This mom might love gifts like the Sentiment Pillow Cover. She’ll probably smile every time she looks at it.

$31.50 $39.50 Pottery Barn 

 

Or, consider the Love You Mom pillow.

$18 Nordstrom

 

Gift her several of these Valentine Love Jacquard Kitchen Towels or bundle them with a coveted kitchen or entertaining item. 

$4.50 $9  Sur la table
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Gift the Dogeared ‘Hugs & Kisses’ Boxed XO Pendant Necklace and the note on the card says it all: “Wear your necklace as a reminder that my love is with you wherever you go.” 
$26 $52 Nordstom
Pendant also available gold dipped $31 $62 Nordstrom

 

 

MOM AS OUTDOORSWOMAN

Mom love camping and her coffee? She’ll love the Outbound Stainless Espresso Maker. 8 cups

$17  $24 REI 

Rei, and similar, have loads of potential gifts for this Mom!

 

 

See the most recent previous Mother Day posts, or:

For the altruistic, stressed, stylish, quirky and Eco-conscious, check out the “Yo’ Mom’s So…” series for great Frugalista gift ideas.

For Mom the cook: 

FRUGAL MOTHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS: LAST MINUTE FOR THE COOK

For Mother the health conscious:

FRUGAL MOTHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS: CHEERS TO HER HEALTH

HAPPY FRUGALISTA SHOPPING.

MAY YOU FIND THE PERFECT GIFT TO DELIGHT MOM.

 

 

Wishing every mother a bountiful day filled with love and joy!

 

 

© DLewis 2014 All Rights Reserved

 

 

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