We believe that Mother's Day is one of the most important holidays of the year. Mothers brought us into this world, mothers shower us with love and kindness, and mothers sacrifice so much in their lives to raise their children. Show how much you appreciate all she's done for you with any of these wonderful Madison, WI local gifts. A gift she is sure to cherish and one that connects her with the wonderful people and businesses of Madison, Wisconsin.
Without further ado, here are 10 great local Madison, WI gifts (in no particular order) for Mother's Day this year:
If your mother can appreciate delicious small-batch artisan made preserves, look no further. The winner of numerous awards and distinguished honors, Madison is lucky to have one of the finest preserve artisans right here in our neighborhood. Your mom will love these Apples and Cranberry preservers from Quince and Apple.
Spring is here and it's the perfect time of year to gift your mother Madison Candle Company's "Lake Monona" Spring Seasons in the Sand candle. Each soy candle is beautifully coated with sand from the edges of Lake Monona and has a burn time of 45-50 hours. Think of all the time your mother can reflect on how wonderful you are while smelling the sweet scent of this candle.
This might be the best idea yet. Step 1) Purchase this incredible Wisconsin State Cast Iron Skillet designed and made by local Madison business American Skillet Company. Step 2) Learn how to cook an awesome egg dish in this wonderful skillet. Step 3) Serve your mother breakfast in bed on Mother's Day and include the wonderful egg dish you learned to make prepared in the Wisconsin State Skillet. Step 4) Bask in the glory of being an awesome child.
Looking for a fun family game to play with your mother this year? Check out Bullfrogs made by local game maker Keith Matejka. He describes his game as a "light, family-friendly card game that offers strategic gameplay through simple rules." Ribbit Ribbit.
The pictures of this incredible hardwood Wisconsin cutting and cheese board just don't do it justice. The quality and care put into Chosen Stones' wood handcrafted products is unmatched, and your mother is sure to cherish and love this cutting board for years to come. Throw in some delicious Wisconsin cheese and local Potter's Crackers to complete the perfect Mother's Day gift.
Kerri Johanning of Brightside Skincare has mastered her line of natural and organic skincare products making them a perfect gift for your mother this year. Her Shea Butter Hand Cream is packed with Aloe, Shea Butter, and other wonderful natural ingredients that will leave your mom's skin feeling hydrated and healthy. You know what they say, "When mom's happy, the family's happy." This hand cream just might be the key.
Your mother deserves the softest, best feeling feet in the world, enter Wisconsin Candle Company's Cranberry Seed Foot Scrub. Pair this with "One Free Foot Scrub" coupon and you'll be in the running for child or grandchild of the year! Not feeling the scrub this year? Check out the Kettle Moraine Forest Candle if the good smells are more of your mom's thing.
What mother doesn't love a wonderful smelling, handmade, natural, palm-free bar of local Lavender Love soap? Not only does it smell lovely and look lovely, but it also feels lovely when used. Mother approved for the softest, kindest, most loveable skin.
Words cannot describe the quality and elegance of The Tin Owl's unique Vintage License Plate Wisconsin Home Pillow. A perfect pillow for an entry way, couch, bed, chair, or other furniture item that will give you that warm fuzzy Wisconsin feeling every time you see it. This pillow will truly bring that positive Wisconsin energy into any room in your mother's home or place of living.
What better way to show how much you appreciate your mother (or mother in-law) than with a beautiful handmade Wisconsin "Love" Necklace. This copper pendant necklace is incredibly detailed and handmade by the very talented Erin Bowe in her Madison studio. She also makes sterling silver Wisconsin necklaces, if that's more of your mom's style.
Don't forget to include a beautiful Mother's Day card with your gift this year. This special Jack + Ella Paper card reads "Here's to a beautiful Mother's Day" . . . *open the card* . . . "Just like you". A thoughtful handwritten note on the inside is the perfect combination and cherry on top to the perfect local Madison, WI Mother's Day gift. A gift that will be cherished and remembered for years and years to come!