Mother's Day is Sunday, May 13th — it will be here before you know it. Here are a few gift suggestions for the early birds:
From Cartier, a gift set in the Baiser Volé fragrance. 15 and 50 ml bottles of Eau de Parfum, $100 at Macy's.
From Santa Maria Novella, Talborina dusting powder scented with gardenia: "Lightly scented with Gardenia essence, this beautiful old world talc is the perfect body powder, keeping skin fresh and dry. Packaged in a wonderful box it makes a perfect gift!" Also available in Damascena Rose, 230g for $42 at Aedes.
From Jane Comfort & Joy, a lavender neck wrap: "Warm, therapeutic, horseshoe shaped neck wrap filled with lavender and rice. The lavender deeply penetrates sore and aching muscles and the rice holds the heat (or cold) for extended lengths of time. Generously made to sit comfortably around neck and across shoulders." $37.
Scented linen sprays at Beautyhabit: first, at left, from the Lostmarc'h brand in their popular Din Dan fragrance. 250 ml for $32. And at right, Belle Lavande linen spray from Parfums de Nicolaï. $25 for 100 ml.
From Agent Provocateur, a solid perfume compact in their signature fragrance: "Designed as the handbag essential, this solid perfume is a more compact and sensual way of wearing your favourite Agent Provocateur fragrance. The solid perfume will not spill, and this velvety balm is alcohol free. Its elegant engraved metallic case makes it easy to use and a velvet pouch will keep the product clean and new." $35.
From L'Occitane, a limited edition shea butter in the Vineyard Rose fragrance: "This perfectly portable body butter is enriched with organic rosehip oil and formulated with more than 95% certified organic Shea Butter from Fair Trade women's cooperatives in Burkina Faso (West Africa)...It leaves behind a delicate fragrance of vineyard rose from Provence." $15 for 30 ml.