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Mother's Day 2012: 40 Fabulous Gifts For Every Type Of Mom (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post  |  By Posted: 05/04/2012 8:03 am Updated: 05/04/2012 9:39 am

Mothers Day

Mother's Day is almost here!

And as we all know, mother knows best--so she definitely deserves the best.

In celebration of our favorite lady we've rounded up 40 fabulous gifts that will definitely put a smile on her face.

from the "Classically Chic Mom" to the "Hostess-With-The-Mostess Mom," we've got you covered.

Check out the slideshow below for all our picks and let us know what you end up getting your marvelous mum!

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  • For The Prim And Proper Mom...

    <a href="http://www.bodenusa.com/en-US/Womens-Coats-Jackets/Jackets/WK732-YEL/Womens-Sulphur-Hand-Crochet-Jacket.html?NavGroupID=2" target="_hplink">To Buy: Boden hand-crocheted jacket, $148</a>

  • For The Hostess-With-The-Mostess Mom...

    <a href="http://www.harabuhouse.com/item.php?item_id=214&err=You+chose+10+of+Color%3A+Blue+and+there+are+only+4+available.+%3Cbr+%2F%3E&option_150=467" target="_hplink">To Buy: Harabu House handmade vintage ikat ceramic bowls, $42/each</a>

  • For The Chic (And Sweet-Smelling) Mom...

    <a href="http://katrinalapenne.com/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=8&zenid=0qptuvdedm39njfvu2p5c55gk0" target="_hplink">To Buy: Katrina Lapenne perfume locket necklaces, $325/each</a>

  • For The Beauty Buff Mom...

    <a href="http://store.plumprettysugar.com/products/Jewelry-%7B47%7D-Cosmetic-Bloom.-Silk-Road-Sweet..html" target="_hplink">To Buy: Plum Pretty Sugar cosmetic bag, $26</a>

  • For The Mom That Always Has Her Nose In a Nook...

    <a href="http://www.landsend.com/pp/needlepoint-nook-kindle-case~238841_-1.html?bcc=y&action=order_more&sku_0=::Z19&CM_MERCH=IDX_all-products-_-mothers-day-gifts&origin=index" target="_hplink">To Buy: Lands' End needlepoint Nook-Kindle case, $40</a>

  • For The Classically Chic Mom...

    <a href="http://www.nautica.com/product/index.jsp?productId=12655889&cp=3619394.3619397.12266595&parentPage=family" target="_hplink">To Buy: Nautica rope plaid printed scarf, $33</a>

  • For The Casual Cool Mom...

    <a href="http://www.soludos.com/shop-women/classic-stripe?color=Red Blue Linen" target="_hplink">To Buy: Soludos Classic Stripe Espadrilles, $36</a>

  • For The Shopalholic Mom...

    <a href="http://www.coach.com/online/handbags/-giftshop-10551-10051-5000000000000000007-en?viewType=viewall&t1Id=5000000000000000007&t2Id=5000000000000000007&LOC=LN#108984" target="_hplink">To Buy: Coach Madison Embossed Python Skinny Wallet, $168 </a>

  • For The Mother Who Loves Silky Smooth Skin...

    <a href="http://www.elementalherbologyus.com/botanical-body-repair.html" target="_hplink">To Buy: Elemental Herbology Botanical Body Repair Oil, $48</a>

  • For The Yogi Mom...

    <a href="http://www.zobha.com/pc-474-136-paige-tank.aspx" target="_hplink">To Buy: Zobha "Paige" tank, $68</a>

  • For The Confidently Coifed Mom...

    <a href="http://www.corioliss.com/k2-black.html" target="_hplink">To Buy: Corioliss K2 Black Flat Iron, $249</a>

  • For The Mom On The Go...

    <a href="http://www.kennethcole.com/product/index.jsp?productId=12134091&cp=3075190.3075225.3075257" target="_hplink">To Buy: Kenneth Cole classic driving moc, $120</a>

  • For The Mom Who Deserves The Moon And Stars...

    <a href="http://www.socialanarchydesigns.com/products-page/collections/earrings/moon-and-star-studs/" target="_hplink">To Buy: Social Anarchy Designs studs, $222</a>

  • For The Letter-Writing Mom...

    <a href="http://www.poppiesforgrace.com/on-the-desk/writing-sets/small-rose-garden-writing-set" target="_hplink">To Buy: Poppies For Grace "Rose Garden" writing set, $22.95</a>

  • For The Boho-Chic Mom...

    <a href="http://shop.waltadler.com/bond-bracelet/" target="_hplink">To Buy: Walter Adler bond bracelets, $85</a>

  • For The Techy Mom...

    <a href="http://www.shopbop.com/robinson-tablet-sleeve-tory-burch/vp/v=1/845524441937827.htm?folderID=2534374302203189&fm=other-shopbysize-viewall&colorId=23568" target="_hplink">To Buy: Tory Burch "Robinson" ipad case, $155</a>

  • For The "Polished" Mom...

    <a href="http://www.narscosmetics.com/gifts/gift-sets/~/kuroko-mini-nail-polish" target="_hplink">To Buy: NARS "Kuroko" mini nail polish set, $35</a>

  • For The Punctual (And Stylish) Mom...

    <a href="http://www.katespade.com/carousel-bangle/1YRU0050,default,pd.html?dwvar_1YRU0050_color=700&start=1&cgid=watches" target="_hplink">To Buy: Kate Spade "Carousel" bangle watch, $250</a>

  • For The Preppy Mom...

    <a href="https://kieljamespatrick.com/index.php/product/Overboard_Knot_Earrings" target="_hplink">To Buy: Kiel James Patrick "Overboard Knot" earrings, $58</a>

  • For The Super Kissable Mom...

    <a href="http://www.esteelauder.com/media/boutiques/mad-men/index.tmpl" target="_hplink">To Buy: Estée Lauder Mad Men Collection limited edition lipstick, $25</a>

  • For The Mom With Little Ones...

    <a href="http://www.lalicious.com/i-heart-u-mom-collection.html" target="_hplink">To Buy: LaLicious "I Heart U Mom" set, $28</a>

  • For The Monogram-Loving Mom...

    <a href="http://www.arielgordonjewelry.com/slimsignet.html" target="_hplink">To Buy: Ariel Gordon slim signet ring, From $99-$310</a>

  • For The Mom That Likes To Snuggle (And Give Back)...

    To Buy:<a href="http://www.imbornto.com/" target="_hplink"> March Of Dimes</a> "imbornto" campaign <a href="http://www.hsn.com/home-decor/happy-chic-by-jonathan-adler-knitted-throw-with-fringe_p-6640297_xp.aspx" target="_hplink">"Happy Chic" knit throw by Jonathan Adler, $24.95</a>

  • For The Glam Earth-Mother...

    <a href="http://loefflerrandall.com/LRProduct.aspx?ProductID=490&CategoryID=124" target="_hplink">To Buy: Heart LR by Loeffler Randall "Inge" ankle wrap clog, $235</a>

  • For The Beach Bum Mom...

    <a href="http://www.echodesign.com/shop/for-her/bags/?p=1#/http://www.echodesign.com/shop/for-her/bags/tribal-north-south-tote.html" target="_hplink">To Buy: Echo "Tribal North/South" tote, $68</a>

  • For The Perfectly Pampered Mom...

    <a href="http://www.carolsdaughter.com/Portal.aspx?CN=99A2F6014D33&BCID=BDB855E5E526" target="_hplink">To Buy: Carol's Daughter "I Am Pampered" set, $25</a>

  • For The New Mom...

    <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Oh-Baby-Pregnancy-Advice-Another/dp/1583334823/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336069203&sr=1-2" target="_hplink">To Buy: <em>Oh, Baby!</em> by Tia Mowry, $16</a>

  • For The Road Running Mom...

    <a href="http://www.shopnewbalance.com/search_results.asp?searchType=quick&qry=minimus+00&headerGo.x=0&h=Minimus Zero" target="_hplink">To Buy: New Balance "Minimus Zero" sneaker, $109.99</a>

  • For The Super Busy Mom...

    <a href="http://www.paforaday.com/" target="_hplink">To Buy: PA For The Day service, $20 an hour with a two hour minimum</a>

  • For The Lugs-A-Lot Mom...

    <a href="http://www.mzwallace.com/mzwshop/product.php?products_id=1535" target="_hplink">To Buy: MZWallace "Ava" canvas tote, $185</a>

  • For The Pretty-As-A-Flower Mom...

    <a href="http://www.alexisbittar.com/product.php?productid=24432&cat=310&page=1&defvarid=21147" target="_hplink">To Buy: Alexis Bittar "Dark Garden" flower brooch, $395</a>

  • For The Well Groomed Mom...

    <a href="http://www.walgreens.com/store/c/shea-moisture-organic-curl-%26-shine-kit/ID=prod6057765-product" target="_hplink">To Buy: Shea Moisture Curl & Shine Kit, $21.49</a>

  • For The Green Thumbed Mom...

    <a href="http://www.nybgshop.org/product.php?productid=18595&cat=0&page=1" target="_hplink">To Buy: William Morris "Cray" pruners, $28</a>

  • For The Sassy Slipper Wearing Mom...

    <a href="http://www.dearfoams.com/event/catalog:detail/catalogCode/TERRY-OPEN-TOE-FLOWER-DF044/categoryCode/women-SLIPPERS" target="_hplink">To Buy: Dearfoams terrycloth slippers, $24</a>

  • For The Mighty Maned Mom...

    <a href="http://www.etsy.com/listing/56740486/natural-hair-headband-afro-gold-satin" target="_hplink">To Buy: La Petite Boutique De Bandeaux headbands, $18-$45 </a>

  • For The Fancy Mom...

    <a href="http://www.michaelkors.com/p/Michael-Kors-Michael-Kors-Hudson-Watch-Rose-Golden-VIEW-ALL-WATCHES/prod16030003_cat7502__/?index=42&cmCat=cat000000cat145cat35701cat7502&isEditorial=false" target="_hplink">To Buy: Michael Kors Hudson Watch, $275</a>

  • For The Fine-As-Wine Mom...

    <a href="http://www.robertmondavi.com/" target="_hplink">To Buy: Woodbridge Sweet Red wine, $7.99 </a>

  • For The Nature-Loving Mom...

    <a href="http://shop.kevia.biz/Blush_c39.htm" target="_hplink">To Buy: Kevia Blush earrings, $50</a>

  • For The Mom Who Inspires...

    <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Inspiration-Profiles-Black-Women-Changing/dp/1584799595" target="_hplink">To Buy:<em> Inspiration: Profiles of Black Women Changing Our World</em> by Crystal McCrary</a>

  • For The Retro-Chic Mom...

    <a href="http://www.cwonder.com/all-for-mom-gift-guide/kathmere-oversized-sunglasses.html" target="_hplink">To Buy: C Wonder Kathmere Sunglasses, $68</a>

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