Le Couvent des Minimes Botanical Cologne of the Cloister (3.4 oz, $38 ; 8.4 oz, $49; available at usa.lecouventdesminimes.com) - This sparkling romantic fragrance captures the scent of sundrenched florals of the brand’s namesake convent in the South of France. The fragrance opens with notes of Grapefruit and Ginger that flirt with Black Current and Ivy, capturing the coolness of the cloister arcades. At the heart is a beautiful, intoxicating Rose magnified by Magnolia and fresh Peony. The fragrance warms to base notes of Cedar and delicate Musk for a feeling of reassurance and authenticity.
Le Feu de L’Eau Le Feu Violet Candle ($62; available at http://lefeudeleau.com) -
Each one of Le Feu de L’Eau’s natural soy based candles are individually hand sculpted under water—so no two are ever alike—using an original high temperature technique. Featuring hand mixed colors and custom blended fragrances, these luxury votives burn for up to 80 hours to bring premium, nature inspired ambiance to any room. The Violet candle is scented with top notes of Grapefruit, middle notes are soft florals combined from Geranium and a Violet Leaf and base notes are Mahogany woods, Sandalwood and Tobacco.
Hästens Down Slipper Booties ($80; available at Hästens Stores nationwide and www.hastens.com ) - Filled with 75% all natural white down and 25% sea bird feathers these indulgent slippers deliver pillow-soft cushioning for tired feet. Enclosed in 100% premium cotton, the naturally breathable and sweat wicking fabric keeps wearers dry and comfortable, while also snugly warm. Featuring a ribbon of Hästens signature Blue Check, this unisex, one-size fits all gift will be an instant classic.
As a mother, I can personally attest that I would be ecstatic over any of these gifts! What are you getting your mom? If you're a mom, what do you want? Leave a comment below and let me know! Until next time...