Mother’s Day

Whether she taught you how to tie your shoes, balance your checkbook or make the perfect sweet tea, she’s always been there. The woman you hold nearest and dearest deserves to be celebrated. This Mother’s Day, treat the most cherished female role models in your life to heartfelt gifts that reflect your admiration and their personal style.

1. Dressed up or down, this short sleeve knit with the unique accents will be her favorite new go-to top. LOFT, 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., 832-7277,

2. A sandal to suit her fun loving personality, this fringy pair will have her stepping lightly into summer. Head Over Heels, 3112 Magazine St., 603-3234,

3. Toast the woman who matters most with hand-painted glass oyster flutes. Lucy Rose, 600 Metairie Road, 218-7368; 3318 Magazine St., 895-0444; 534 Chartres St., 267-0305;

4. A raffia and cotton canvas tote with glass bead embellishment is perfect for a sunny day stroll. Anthropologie, 333 Canal St., 592-9972,


5. An 18 karat white gold diamond ring with a 2.02 carat cushion cut fancy yellow diamond surrounded by brilliant white diamonds is a gift that’s sure to make her mouth agape. Boudreaux’s Jewelers, 701 Metairie Road, Metairie, 831-2602,

6. She will swoon over a sterling silver iced tea couture charm. Cristy Cali, Adler’s, 722 Canal St., 523-5292; 3301 Veterans Blvd., 523-5292; 862-6652;

7. Travel becomes a breeze with this colorful floral essential hanging cosmetic bag in dusk meadow. Lilly & Co., 2513 Metairie Road, 324-3593

8. It is always the perfect time for a gift as chic as the CLUSE La Bohème mesh gold and eggshell watch. Monomin, 2104 Magazine St., 827-1269,

9. Straight from Paris with love, the white glass and ceramic flower diffuser will have her entire entryway scented with jasmine and vanilla. Relish, 600 Metairie Road, B, 309-3336,