Let's celebrate moms: find the perfect Mother’s Day gift!

Mother's Day is celebrated on May 9th in Finland and many other countries. A little pampering, practical products, or durable design classics put a smile on every mother's face. See the wonderful gift ideas and surprise the moms and mother figures in your life!

Marimekko Ming vase, white

A vase for every bouquet

The traditional Mother's Day bouquet rises to a new level with Marimekko's lovely vases. Designed by Carina Seth-Andersson, the Flower, Ming, and Urna vases offer a place for all kinds of flowers, whether you want to surprise your mom with one single rose or a big bouquet.

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Iittala Birds by Toikka Flycatcher, salmon pink - blue

Beloved bird

The friend of art glass will be delighted by the iconic glass bird! The Flycatcher from Iittala's Birds by Toikka series charms with its wonderful colors on the open shelf or side table. Re-launched by Iittala in 2021, the Flycatcher makes a tribute to the traditions of glassblowing as well as to the glass artist Oiva Toikka. Each bird is made by mouth-blowing in Iittala, Finland.

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Stelton Keep Cool water bottle, lupin

The timeless thirst-quencher

If finding the perfect gift feels difficult, take a good look at your mom’s hobbies. If your mother appreciates exercise, outdoor activities, and lively leisure time, her sports equipment may require a little upgrade. The simplistic Stelton’s Keep Cool water bottles are made of coated steel, keeping the drink cool for up to 16 hours.

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Ferm Living Chess cutting board, large

For the love of food

Is your mother a passionate cook? The home chef will fall in love with Ferm Living's larch wood Chess cutting boards, which can be used in the kitchen, table setting, or as part of the interior. A beautiful cutting board will delight twice as much when you serve homemade treats on top or give a promise of cooking moments together.

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Artek Siena pouch, small, brick - sand

Pouch of pampering

Every mother needs pampering and relaxation. The spa moment can be elegantly packed into the Artek's canvas cotton Siena pouch, which is decorated with a graphic pattern designed by Alvar Aalto. Slip in luxury hand cream, bath foam, or a face mask, for example!

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Phaidon By Design: The World's Best Contemporary Interior Designers

Journey to the world of design

A bookworm or an interior fan travels to the design world with Phaidon's book By Design: The World's Best Contemporary Interior Designers. A beautifully illustrated book showcases some of today’s most interesting interior designers and decorators. In addition, the book serves as an interior element on the table.

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&Tradition Flowerpot VP3 table lamp, polished stainless steel

Fulfill a design wish

Mom will be gladly surprised if you make her design dream come true! Designed by Verner Panton, the Flowerpot VP3 table lamp is a dream of many design enthusiasts and became an icon already after its launch in 1969. The timeless and happy Flowerpot table lamp spreads the atmosphere of the 60s and is perfect for a bedside table or reading corner.

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Bacsac Garden Fetish Tool, Lucane

Green thumb’s favorite

If your mother is most often found in the garden or surrounded by greenery, durable garden tools are the key to her happiness. Bacsac’s Steel Garden Tool Fetish Lucane is a hand-forged gift suitable for digging, planting, and raking and will delight in the garden for years to come.

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Matri Noora duvet cover, light blue

Sweet dreams

Sometimes a good night’s sleep and your own time are the best gifts you can give. Made of high-quality percale cotton, the Matri's Noora duvet covers take you on an escape from busy life: the bedding feels soft and cool against the skin and gives a luxurious staycation feeling. Best of all, the duvet cover is packed in a beautiful sheet-colored cotton bag.

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More picks for mom:

Artek
Aalto 60 stool
Ferm Living
Orb watering can
Majamoo
Pot stand set
Frama
Apothecary hand lotion
Arabia
Moominmamma mug
Tuulia Penttilä
Brick jewelry box
Hay
Frotte slippers
Chemex
Coffee maker

See also:

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Text: Sarianna Määttänen Images: Manufacturers

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