Watchonista’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide For #StayHome Enjoyment

Watchonista’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide For #StayHome Enjoyment

Our Mother’s Day gift guide provides some great ideas on how to make lockdown just that little bit less tedious for your dear mom.

By Sophie Furley

Most of us won’t be able to spend Mother’s Day with our mothers this year due to COVID-19 confinement, making a well-thought gift all the more important. Here are some ideas to provide you with inspiration.

JinGoo Wireless Birdcage Speaker by Daqiconcept

This beautiful and unique object combines a Bluetooth speaker with ambient light in the form of an elegant bird in a birdcage.

While birds symbolize freedom and happiness, the name JinGoo is used in ancient Chinese literature to describe the sound of birds calling.

Place it in your sitting room or hang it from a tree in the garden to listen to your favorite tunes or Watchonista’s Spotify Playlists. The JinGoo comes in several different designs, each with its own distinct colors, materials, and story.

Price: €399 /

Lavender Linen Lounge Suit by Sleeper

Even if your mother wore these PJs to her next Zoom meeting, none would be the wiser! Such is the beauty and elegance of these lavender-colored pajamas by Sleeper.

Started in Kiev back in 2014, Sleeper was founded by two former editors, Kate Zubarieva and Asya Varetsa, and offers a large collection of gorgeous sleepwear and loungewear that is perfect for feeling pretty – night or day – during confinement.

Price: $220 /

Boucle Shopping Bag by YSL

The weekly shopping run has taken on a whole new meaning for many of us as it has become one of the only times we get to leave the house. Make this special moment even more exciting by treating your mom to a designer shopping bag by Saint Laurent.

Available in beige raffia and black leather, or black raffia and black leather, this shopping bag is the perfect addition to up your mom’s supermarket look!

Price: €1,390 /

Grosvenor Large Backgammon Set by Smythson

To help dispel your mom's boredom, Smythson has a beautiful collection of board games for the home. The Grosvenor Large Backgammon Set is crafted using traditional techniques passed down through three generations of artisans and is made from French, navy, and white calf leather. It comes with exclusively-designed counters and dice cups.

Price: €3,695 /

Julia Tumblers and Decanter by Moser

This mouth-blown crystal collection was designed by Horàk Boda, and it is made from the purest, unleaded, ecological crystal glass. It is hand-cut with geometrical scoring and hand-polished to give it this high gloss aquamarine color.

The collection is named after the second wife of Ludwig Moser, a beautiful and aristocratic woman named Julia. This contemporary drinking set is the perfect gift for anyone who likes to enjoy an aperitif during lockdown.

Price: Decanter $1,900, Glass $310 /

Black & Silver Captain Ankle Tights by Alala Designer Activewear

If your mom is the sporty type, or just likes to be super comfortable, how about some designer workout wear from Alala? The company has turned comfortable gym gear into clothes you can wear anytime, anywhere. The company’s founder, Denise Lee, calls it the “All-Day Style Movement,” and if there was ever a time for comfortable, designer activewear, that time is now!

Price: $110 /

INDIA Akoya Pearl Bracelet Candy by Tamara Comolli

This pretty 18-karat rose gold bracelet features 73 stunning Akoya pearls. All of which have a soft, pinkish luster. Additionally, the bracelet comes with amethysts, yellow and green tourmalines, rubellites, mandarine garnets, and peridots.

The bracelet slips on thanks to an elastic band and can be wrapped around the wrist three times. It can also be worn as a necklace, making it particularly versatile for our #stayhome moms.

Price: €7,990 /

Pink Notebook #146 by Montblanc Fine Stationery

When we come out of confinement, what better way to start afresh than with a brand-new luxurious notebook?

This 150mm x 210mm bright pink notebook by Montblanc could be the start of a new adventure, a new project, or simply an elegant place to write down all the things that need remembering when we go back to our “new normal.” It comes with a bright pink Saffiano leather cover, 96 lined pages of the finest quality paper (85g/m2), and can be personalized on demand.

Price: CHF 63 /

Reine de Naples 8918 Grand Feu Enamel Timepiece by Breguet

No Watchonista Mother’s Day Gift Guide would be complete without a watch!

So, we have chosen this brand-new Reine de Naples 8918 Grand Feu Enamel timepiece by Breguet.

For the first time, the collection has been adorned with a bright-white enamel dial. Housed in a white gold case with a generous sprinkling of diamonds, the timepiece is powered by a self-winding manufacture movement.

It is a great gift for mothers who appreciate fine craftsmanship on both the inside and out.

Price: $37,400 USD /

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