A gift for mother of the bride is not traditional; however it will be really thoughtful of a member of the groom’s family or someone closely related if they did so. The mother of the bride is a really important person at the wedding party and helps a lot out with the wedding preparations and other planning. Mother of the bride gifts could be like a token of love or a token of thanks.
It can be really confusing for you to decide on the gift for the mother of the bride. You may have to think for really long because everyone will see the gift that you present to her and it has to be something unique, special and authentic.
You may have to spend a little time looking to the right thing for her. There are a number of wedding favors that you will be able to find with your wedding planner or any other shop that specializes in things for weddings. But a wedding favor wouldn’t be as big a thing and as authentic for the mother of the bride.
You could actually consider giving her a personalized gift. Something like a scrapbook which would have her pictures with her daughter and her family and a few comments written by all her close family members. That would be something that she will cherish and keep all her life. You could also give her a double picture frame with a picture of her daughter on one side and hers on the other. You could also put a picture of the bride and her mother on one side and then the bride and the groom on the other.
Other gift ideas would include a bottle of wine or an aroma therapy set that will allow her to experience complete relaxation. You could look for lavender in the aroma therapy set since it is one of the best relaxation scents. You could also fix an appointment for her at her favorite hair salon or at a spa. Taking her out to her favorite restaurant and treating her would also be a good idea.
Just as you are setting out to look for mother of the bride gifts, you might as well give it a thought to look for mother of the groom gifts. It won’t look nice if you give a gift and honor to only one of the two ladies. They both are equally important at the wedding.