Mother's Day comes comes once a year and for 2014, it is this Sunday, May 11th. While we think of our own mother this time of year, we shouldn’t forget all of the mothers that are close to us including wives, grandmothers, and sisters with children! Mother’s Day is a celebration of gratitude for the most demanding job in the world and now that we’re past the age of making noodle art, overcooked pancakes, and handmade cards with crayons, the right gift is something that she can use for years to come.
To make shopping for Mother’s Day a breeze, we put together 5 of our top picks right here so that you choose something not just on a momentary whim, but a gift that's straight from the heart and will last a lifetime.
Looking for something for every day? The 5914 Shopper from the Nevada collection is made from cotton-backed flecked suede trimmed in vegetable tanned belting leather that grows in character and beauty as it ages. Shopping is a part of every mother’s routine. It’s perfect for making rounds at the mall or to use as a carry-all. The Nevada shopper comes with top zip closure for security and a zippered inside pocket with plenty of space for whatever she needs.
The 673 Tri-fold/French purse from Jack Georges Venezia collection combines the finest full-grain vegetable tanned Italian leather from the Tuscany region of Italy with tried and true American Napa leather. The Venezia French purse has snap enclosure, 9 credit card slots, an ID window, pockets for holding receipts and notes, and a zippered change compartment on the back. She will love the detailing of the Croco-embossed calfskin which is individually hand stained, brushed, and tipped for a classic look. Best of all, the Italian leather will build a rich patina that adds to its appeal. It’s perfect for a mother that needs a compact wallet with a blend of practicality and style.
Give her a gift that is museum quality without spending a fortune – seriously! The Jack Georges 3604 Top Zip shoulder handbag from the Milano collection is actually on exhibit at the Handbag Museum in Chicago. With styling that is crisp and clean at just the right size, it’s great whenever she needs a smart handbag for daytime, evenings, or weekends. The bag is hand made from smooth Italian leather with a scratch and stain resistant coating that helps protect its finish. Fitted with a zippered inside pocket and two organizer pockets, this zip closure handbag will keep everything secure. It is available in six colors: black, brown, cherry, green, orange, and red. With such a refined design, darker colors can provide for a conservative look while brighter colors will help her stand out from the crowd and make her own statement.
The Jack Georges 3854 Vertical laptop Compatible wheeler is the answer to every Mompreneur that has struggled to pull a wheeled laptop case through the aisle of an airplane's cabin, a bus, or a train. The Milano Collection Vertical Laptop Compatible Wheeler empowers professional mothers everywhere to carry their files, accessories, and even a laptop with up to a 15.4" screen (holds laptops up to 14" x 12" x 2”), and get there with convenience and style. While other business cases on wheels are big and bulky the 3854 Vertical wheeler is as elegant as it is functional. Choose from Black or Red with Cream stitching, or if she prefers one tone, solid Cherry, Green, and Orange are available.
Want to give her something truly sophisticated? Our next Mother’s Day pick has you covered. The Jack Georges Croco Collection 2664 Paulina Dome Tote features classic styling crafted from the finest full-grain vegetable tanned Italian leather from the Tuscany region of Italy. This calfskin leather tote features three-way zip closure for security and opens wide for clear access to everything she needs to carry. An open front pocket with tab closure is convenient, inside pockets will keep her organized, and a lightweight structure will be easy on her shoulders. She will look elegant with the highest quality croco-embossed leather anywhere with its individually hand stained, brushed, and tipped edges for a refined finish that is second to none. Best of all, the bag will look even better with time as it ages and builds a luxurious patina.
Finding the perfect gift for Mother's Day isn't always easy. You could go the classic route and send a lovely bouquet or a box of chocolates. Or you can remind her that you appreciate the lifetime of dedication and hard work that she continues every day with a gift that will last her a lifetime with quality from Jack Georges.