Mother’s Day Gift Ideas
If you’re looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift this year, you’re in luck! Antiques and jewelry make beautiful gifts for Mother’s Day. These gifts below are sure to make this Mother’s Day the most memorable.
1. Ruby Jewelry
Mother’s Day was first introduced as a holiday in the early 1900s. The traditional flower for this holiday is a red carnation. The deep red of rubies match the vibrant red of the carnation flower, making this a wonderful choice for a Mother’s Day gift.
2. Edwardian Jewelry
The first observation of Mother’s Day was in the year 1914. These Edwardian era pieces from 1910-1920 showcase the beautiful art and design of this bygone era. These pieces have survived over 100 years, and they’re sure to last even longer!
3. Carriage Clocks
Carriage clocks reached the height of popularity in the late 1800s. They were made to withstand the rocking of a carriage – but they didn’t sacrifice beauty for function. These clocks make great gifts, and look beautiful on a desk or mantel.
4. Antique Silver
Antique silver objects and tableware are highly sought-after collector’s items. They make beautiful gifts – especially for the mom who loves to entertain. Some of these pieces date back to the mid-1700s. The history and character of these items make them perfect gifts for Mother’s Day.
5. Art Deco Wrist Watches
The Art Deco period (1920-1935) was an era of iconic style and design. Women’s wrist watches of this era were delicate, intricate and studded with diamonds. Their geometric designs are truly captivating. These vintage relics make gorgeous gifts for the stylish mom in your life.
6. Bronze Sculpture
Bronze sculptures make beautiful home centerpieces. These stunning decorative artworks are perfect gifts for the mother who loves to decorate her home. Make her gift whimsical with an animal sculpture, or gift her a stunning figural piece like this sculpture below by Victor Fisher.