BEAUTY

Mommy Dearest

W editors share the Mother’s Day gifts they’re giving—and hoping to receive—this year.


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“Recently, my mom treated me to a massage at the Shibui spa. It was unbelievably relaxing and I can’t wait to return the favor!” – Sarah Leon, Senior Web Editor

Elemental Well-Being Massage at Shibui Spa at the Greenwich Hotel, starting at $235, thegreenwhichhotel.com.

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“Inspired by the insanely cool mother-daughter duo of Langley Fox and Mariel Hemingway in Coach’s new Mother’s Day film, I’m buying my mom (and myself) matching pairs of the brand’s spring clogs. My mom has always had killer ‘70s style—not to mention, a thing for Coach—so I think she’ll be pleased with her gift this year.” – Sue Williamson, Digital Editor

Coach Turnlock mid-heel clog with rivets, $395, coach.com.

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“My mother is a constant gardener, so this moisturizing twin set made from all-natural ingredients makes an ideal package. It is organic and lovely like her.” – Kat Herriman, Digital Editorial Assistant

Grown Alchemist Handwash & Handcream Twin Set, $49, theline.com.

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“There is no break when you have a toddler so the idea of a relaxing massage (and an hour to myself!) sounds like heaven for mother’s day!” – Claudia Mata, Jewelry and Accessories Director

Massage at Great Jones Spa, starting at $145 for 60 minutes, gjspa.com.

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“This thin gold band is a perfect addition to the stacks of rings I wear daily, and the pearl is my daughter’s birthstone.” – Christina Caldwell, Digital Editor at Large

Melissa Joy Manning Prong Set Pearl Ring, $175, melissajoymanning.com.

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“My mother loves cooking and Momofuku cookies, so I can’t think of a gift better than a Momofuku baking class.” – Emilia Petrarca, Associate Digital Editor

Bake the Book Classes at Milk Bar, $95/participant, milkbarstore.com.

Courtesy of Milk Bar.

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“La Prairie has been my mom’s skincare company of choice for as long as I can remember. Its new anti-aging rapid response serum will help her look more radiant than she already does!” – Gillian Sagansky, Assistant to the Editor in Chief

La Prairie Anti-Aging Rapid Response Booster, $290, laprairie.com.

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“I am planning on giving my mom a Teavana gift set, simply because she loves tea!” – Patricia Voulgaris, Photo and Art Assistant

Teavana Oprah Chai Steep Good Thoughts Set, $89.95, teavana.com.