Written By: Emme Duncan | Photography By: Emme Duncan
Looking for a last minute gift sure to let Mom know how much you love her? Here are a handful of our favorites from some of Nantucket’s beautiful boutiques, shops and artisans!
You know how it always seems like Mom has a bottomless supply of everything you could ever need, at any time, no matter the circumstances? Well, now she’ll have a stylish and socially conscious tote in which to carry it all! The Karama Collection is a line of beautiful, hand-made products sourced from African artisans, and the Amhara Tote is just one of many stunning Kamara pieces carried at Bodega. Visit Bodega’s website here.
Meredith Hanson Art
Daffodil Gouache Painting, $125
Is your mom crazy for Daffy? This dainty gouache daffodil painting by local Nantucket artist Meredith Hanson is the perfect addition to any island home. (Bonus: Meredith also paints on commission, so swap out those daffodils for a different flower, the family dog, or a beautiful set of waves and you’ve got yourself a special gift for that special woman.) Visit Meredith Hanson Art online here.
For the mother with a penchant for vino, why not shower her in rosé this Mother’s Day? Pick up this luxurious-feeling ‘Rosé S’il Vous Plait’ t-shirt and a couple of these fun wine bags, and she’ll be wearing her wine preference all summer long. Visit currentVintage’s website here.
Annye’s Whole Foods
A Walk Around Nantucket
Illustrated by Nantucket local, Paul McCarthy
Adult Coloring Book, $39.99
Whether your mother is a gifted artist or a complete novice, this Nantucket-themed adult coloring book is sure to soothe her mind and take her to her happy place. With pages at the end of the book that tear out to become postcards, maybe mom will even send you her own thank you note! What’s more, proceeds from sales will go to support the Community Foundation for Nantucket. Learn more here and visit Annye’s Whole Foods online here.
Milly & Grace
Mer Sea Shea Lotion, $25 / Soap $12
Sandbag Candle, $35 / Bath Soap & Salt, $15
Travel Wrap, $110 / Beau Tide Candle $55
A line of products inspired by the ocean? What mother wouldn’t jump for joy? Pamper her on her special day with these assorted candles, lotions and bath salts… and when she’s done, she can wrap up in Mer Sea’s soft wrap that is perfect for travel! Visit Milly & Grace online here.
Prana Ryley Crop Pant, $79
Prana Ashley Legging, $65
When Mom is on the go, she needs to be comfortable, and nothing is more comfortable than Prana’s line of yoga and athleisure wear carried at Haul Over. Transitioning seamlessly from the yoga studio to running errands, we know your mother will appreciate being the recipient of these pieces. (And why not throw in a class or two at Nantucket’s newest yoga studio, Supta Yoga, while you’re at it?) Visit the Haul Over’s website here.
Moglea ‘Make Today Great’ Notebook, $18
Mini Letterquette Notes & Envelopes, $28
‘Dream Big’ Notepad, $17
Card, $7.50 / Pen, $14
Because beautiful stationery is always a good idea… why not curate a spring-y selection of notebooks, cards and pens for Mom? Heidi and her staff at Parchment will be happy to help you find the perfect paper gift for this Mother’s Day. Visit Parchment’s website here.