Is there anything more elusive than a perfect Mother’s Day gift? Your mom is a pretty special lady, so you want something that celebrates her unique brand of awesomeness. But you also want a gift that’s practical enough that she’ll actually use it. Never fear, our team of gear experts has gotten pretty good at picking out gifts – and they have moms too. For your gifting inspiration, here’s what we’re getting for mom this year.
ENO Doublenest Hammock – $69.95
Because what mom couldn’t use a peaceful spot to relax after a hectic day?
– Belinda, Frugal Backpacker Asheville
Marmot Precip Anorak – $90.00
If your mom loves the outdoors, like mine, a rainshell makes a practical, yet thoughtful gift.
– Vickie, Frugal Backpacker Asheville
Socksmith Socks – $8.00 – 10.00
I have yet to find anyone who doesn’t love these fun socks. They come in so many cute prints that there’s one to fit every mom.
– Maggie, Frugal Backpacker Asheville
Unsinkable Sunglasses – $59.40 – $83.40 (MSRP: $99.00 – $139.00)
A pair of Unsinkables is perfect for my mom as she starts gearing up for summer days. Now she can finally have a pair of sunglasses that won’t end up at the bottom of the lake.
– Morgan, Frugal Backpacker Greenville
UV Buff – $24.00
My mom is all about some UVA protection. She’s also got a lot of hair, which can be difficult to manage during outdoor activities – a buff is a fuss-free way to keep it in place.
– Isaac, Frugal Backpacker Greenville
Tilley Melanie Hemp Sun Hat – $30.00 (MSRP: $105.00)
This sun hat protects mom’s skin while allowing her to look her best.
– Mike, Frugal Backpacker Greenville
Still need a little help? Stop by for personalized help in picking out the perfect gift for the superwoman in your life.