Shower Mom with Love with These Cottage-Style Gifts

A wrought iron bench in a summer garden.
Photography by Gordon Beall, Landscape design by fritz&gignoux landscape architects

Text by Bethany Adams

No one deserves to be doted on quite like Mom, and Mother’s Day is the perfect excuse to show her just how much you appreciate her. From curated gift sets and charming stationery to a selection of candles designed to help her rest and recharge, this collection of gifts from The Cottage Journal shop will make her day even more special. And if you’re looking for the perfect finishing touch, consider a gift subscription to fill her entire year with cottage charm and inspiration!

May Flowers


Three tea towels with colorful designs.

Fresh flowers are always a sweet way to show Mom your love, but for an equally beautiful option she can use for years to come, gift her these colorful printed tea towels that come in a variety of patterns—including a fanciful floral design! Just as lovely and hardworking as Mom herself, they’re sure to bring a smile to her face every time she steps into the kitchen!

By the Seashore


A white candle with embellished with gold decorations.

If your mom’s happy place involves water views and ocean breezes, this candle inspired by the shore will transport her straight there no matter where she lives—and its elegant gold-and-white design will be right at home in her space.

Floral Fragrance

Wood dough bowl candles.

Want to gift Mom something relaxing that’s also long-lasting? Dough bowl candles add beauty and function to the home long after their fragrance is spent, and these options—in both natural wood and white finishes—feature sweet floral scents that are perfect for spring!

A white dough bowl candle with a pink ribbon.

A Cottage Care Package


A Vellabox featuring tea, a candle, and coasters.

Is your mom in need of a little extra TLC? This exclusive The Cottage Journal Vellabox combines the powers of a comforting vanilla candle and a soothing oolong tea, and a set of birch coasters will serve as a stylish reminder of this thoughtful gift every day.

With Love . . .

The Cottage Journal notecards.Whether Mom’s a superfan of The Cottage Journal or she simply enjoys gorgeous spaces and enchanting gardens, these note card box sets will be a charming addition to her desk. Choose from floral wonders, French-inspired designs, or dazzling Nantucket scenes, and let Mom share the splendor with her closest friends—or keep it all for herself!

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