Mother’s Day, a special day to put the most important woman/women in your life in the limelight. This is possible with a nice breakfast, but of course also with a sweet gift. And after all that social distance of the past year, she certainly deserves that extra attention, we think. That is why we are happy to help you on your way with our 11 tips for the perfect gift for the sweetest mother.
11x sustainable gifts for Mother’s Day
#1 MOTHER’S DAY GIFT CARD | HET FAIRE OOSTEN
Surprise your mother this Mother’s Day with a gift card for a Shopping Date at Het Faire Oosten. What is so special about this gift card? We will welcome her with a cup of coffee and a treat. During her visit, one of our team members will be there to give her 1-on-1 styling advice. And at the end of this all there will be a goodie bag worth €25,- waiting to join her on her way home!
>Buy our Mother’s Day Gift Card in our webshop or visit our department store in Amsterdam – East.
#2 SOAP DISH + SUPERFOOD ANTIOXIDANT SOAP | TRANQUILLO
This soap dish made of Indian ceramic from Tranquillo immediately brightens up the kitchen or bathroom. Combine it with a block of soap from Tranquillo and you have a happy mommy on May the 9th!
#2 BOTTLE STAINLESS STEEL | ECOALF
Handy for a stroll or exercise: the Ecoalf Highly durable stainless steel bottle. Perfect for both everyday use and for taking on a trip, as it keeps the heat for 12 hours and the cold for 19. And they come in all kinds of cheerful colours.
#3 TAPAS BOARD WALNUT WOOD | WOODEN AMSTERDAM
After the past year, being together is more important than ever. A more than fitting gift for this years’ Mothersday is this tapas board in the shape of a characteristic Amsterdam canal house by Wooden Amsterdam. Perfect for the pleasant evenings that will hopefully take place again this year! And when you’re not having a drink, it also looks great in the kitchen.
#4 OLIVE OIL LEMON 250ML | LADI BIOSAS
Good olive oil cannot be missed in the kitchen! The Ladi Biosas Agrumato Lemon is flavoured naturally by the skin and the flesh part of the lemon olive oil. A perfect match with fish or salads we would say! And it also looks very nice on your dining table and is a real eye-catcher on your mom’s kitchen counter.
#5 TEA BOX DISCOVERY SET | LEMON POPPY
With the Lemon Poppy tea box, you take tea drinking to a higher level. With the four flavours, sage, thyme, wild marjoram and rose, you can make a perfect cup of tea. A suitable and original gift for Mother’s Day.
#6 Body & Hand Giftbox | CÎME
Nothing better than a nice body & hand wash and matching hand cream. In the CÎME gift box you find them both: the ‘Nuts about You’ hand & body wash with an uplifting scent of green mandarin and cedar and the ‘For Your Hands Only’ hand cream. It’s 100% sulfate-free and based on soapnuts, that wash your skin gently. You can’t go wrong with this thoughtful gift!
#7 NOURISHING FACIAL CREAM | WITLOF
Mother’s Day is of course there to pamper your mother, and the products from Witlof are completely suitable for that. Put together a nice package with, for example, facial cream or one of the other fine products by Witlof. Their products contain only natural, plant-based and vegetable oils and hydrating flower waters, ensuring nourishing and kind products that really give your skin a healthy glow.
#8 SIMPEL | OTTOLENGHI
Moms already cook like the best, of course, but she could always use more inspiration! The book Simpel by Ottolenghi contains the tastiest vegetable recipes. Good to know: we sell the Dutch version of the book.
#9 BUM BAG | SUSAN BIJL
The medium bum bag by Susan Bijl is super spacious and will carry more than just your mom’s essentials. The bag is multi-functional because you can wear it crossbody, around your waist or over your shoulder. And to make it even better, it comes with Velcro straps to attach the bag to a bike or stroller. This colourful bag is definitely an essential addition to your mother’s bag collection!
#10 NECKLACE | MIAB JEWELS
Pampering your mother with a beautiful piece of jewellery cannot go wrong. And with the subtle jewellery from MIAB jewels, you make everyone happy. For example this beautiful necklace with spinel gemstones or a necklace with a beautiful charm. At MIAB jewels they do everything they can to be as green as possible. They work with recycled silver and gold, and they do not use plastic because their jewellery comes in a recycled glass jar. And of course, we love that!
#11 DE GROENE MAMA | KARI VAN DER HEIDE
A nice Mother’s Day tip for mothers with young children: ‘de groene mama’. In this book you can read everything about green parenting and sustainable living. Good to know: The book is written in Dutch;)