Really want to treat Mom right this Mother's Day? We say skip the grocery-store-bought greeting card and flowers—because if she's anything like us, it kinda pains her to have to toss them in the trash a week or two later . . . and that's just not right! Instead, we say get her something that's one-of-a-kind, something with a longer shelf-life, something that's already lived a little, something upcycled. We've handpicked a few ideas that are sure to delight . . .
Salvage roofing copper + designer wallpaper sample = a gorgeous cuff for a strong and on-trend Mom.
Copper Cuff by That's What?!, $40
Wine glasses fit for a queen (i.e., good enough for Mom).
Vintage Teacup Glass by Pretty Random Crafts, $20
A handful of spoon rings would be sweet. Start Mom off with this handcrafted, gold-washed one.
Antique Spoon Ring by Lost & Forged, $80
The best kind of flowers? Mom's garden variety, proudly displayed in upcycled style.
Flower Jar Wall Decor by Repurpose Me, $36
Beaded guitar string necklaces for the subtle and chic rocker Momma.
Teardrop Pendant Necklace by Bassic Creations, $25
For a Mom who is almost as proud of her ecofriendly choices as she is of you.
Tetra Pak Clutch by Green the Map, $13
Estate sale gems turned dangle earrings will have Mom asking you to go through Grandma's old jewelry and "see what you can do."
Vintage Dangle Earrings by Jewel Tones, $14
For the moms who can appreciate slow, hand-embroidered and GORGEOUS fashion (i.e., all of them?).
Hand-Embroidered Leather Tote by Urban Leila, $58
Turquoise jewelry is universally flattering on moms. Trust us on this one.
Copper Wire Earrings by Spirit of Nature Jewelry, $25
Pro-tip: fill a necktie pouch with a few of Mom's favorite things.
Necktie Zipperbag by ByUhd, $18
Will Mom love these upcycled candles? Yes way Rosé!
Champagne Bottle Candle by The Upcycle Jewellery Company, $32
Mom will be able to say you bought this for her AND that it's made of upcycled tin cans—a statement necklace indeed.
Distressed Tin Necklace by Rewrought Designs, $50
Stationary made from junk mail, egg cartons, corn husks and onion peels? Mom will want to write all her friends to tell them about it.
Handmade Eco-Friendly Paper by Judged By A Book's Cover, $23
For the 90's-loving Mom who knows chokers just make a girl look good.
Beaded Choker Necklace by Breaking Line Creation, $20
A sure-fire way to make Mom happy? Let her go shopping.
Kuttlefish Gift Cards, $15 - $100
Browse the entire Kuttlefish marketplace for the perfect Mother's Day gift here.