Mother’s Day Fair Trade, Artisan Jewelry and Accessory Gift Guide

This Mother’s Day consider purchasing a piece of fair trade jewelry or accessory for mom that matches her personality perfectly. This gift guide makes finding that perfect gift for mom easier this year.

The gift guide provides suggestions for the following personality types:
Chi Moms
Glamour Moms
Classic Moms
Green Moms
Retro Moms
Tribal Moms

Follow this guideline and you’ll have mom wondering how you ever found such a perfect gift.

Gifts for Chi Moms
Does your mom love yoga and seeks harmony and balance in her life?

Look for artisan jewelry pieces that will promote peace and harmony in her daily life. Fair Trade and artisan jewelry suggestions include Harmony Ball pendants or earrings or choose a piece of artisan jewelry made with a semi precious stones with healing properties such as:

Agate – soothes emotions and pain
Amethyst – promotes balance, inner peace, healing and positive transformation
Citrine – Induces confidence and optimism in relationships
Lapis Lazuli – Highly spiritual stone can be used in meditation. Helps to release karmic debts, heals emotional wounds and cleanses the aura.

Mom will be pleased with the harmony you brought into her life.

Gifts for Classic Moms
The classic mom is always so refined and polished like her style icons Audrey Hepburn or Jackie O., we can’t help but look at her classic beauty and admire.

Artisan jewelry and accessory suggestions for the classic mom include a silk scarf, pashima shawl, strand of pearls or earrings, semi precious stone jewelry or timeless sterling silver jewelry.

The classic mom will love how these pieces are perfectly suited for her classic lady look.

Gifts for Glamour Moms
Do you have a glamour mom? You know the one, she’s always flipping through the pages every fashion magazine she can get her hands on. She’s out shopping for the latest fashions the minute they hit the stores.

If your mom is the glamour mom make sure you look for artisan jewelry pieces in line with the latest fashion trends. A few artisan jewelry suggestions are:
Chandelier earrings – this season the jewelry focus is on the ear. Big, bold and long.
Bangles in every style or color, she can stack them up her arm for an authentic runway look.
Statement or layered necklace – big and chunky or a variety of necklaces piled together to get that trendy layered look.

Your glamour mom will be giggling with glee.

Gifts for Green Moms
If you have a eco-friendly mom, you know the one, she never reaches for bottled water perfering to drink tap water, she uses organic ingredients in cooking and cycles or walks rather than driving an SUV.

Look for jewelry pieces that are fair trade and eco friendly such as tagua seed jewelry from South America, recycled paper magazines made into bracelets and necklaces, eco recycled plastic handbags or beach bags, artisan jewelry colored with vegetable dye or any accessory made from recycled materials.

Selecting one of these gifts will have her eco friends green with envy.

Gifts for Retro Moms
Oh retro moms must be so happy this season. Retro couldn’t be more in. Every decade is in style. Especially the styles from the 70s and 80s. If you have a retro mom seek out retro inspired artisan jewelry pieces such as colored resin or plastic bangles, necklaces and earrings for an 80s look or long beaded necklaces for a 70 boho look.

Retro moms will smile in memory of the fun she had back in the day.

Gifts for Wild Tribal Moms
The wild tribal mom is free and wild at heart. She loves tribal influences and may have been a wild cat in a former life. She likes tribal ethnic fashion styles. If you have a tribal mom look for artisan jewelry pieces which are authentically made by African, Asian or South American tribes. She’ll love the authenticity of the piece.