Mother's Day Jewelry Shopping Guide 2017April 24, 2017 - by Heather Rabkin
Show her how much you adore her with gifts that will dazzle and sparkle—and undeniably make her smile. We scoured some of our favorite New York City jewelry purveyors for the best baubles to gift her with this Mother’s Day. Whether she prefers a classic piece she can wear day in and day out, or favors something utterly bright and unique, read on to find our edit of surefire gift picks. Don’t forget, Mother’s Day is May 14.
The Generosi-T Lady Quartz Watch
1.) When in doubt, give her something gold. The Generosi-T Lady Quartz watch from Tissot is a classically designed piece that is a chic timepiece for day or night wear. The dial is made from luminescent mother of pearl and has (for good measure) diamonds running vertically along the sides. Midtown: 666 Fifth Ave. (btw. 52nd & 53rd Sts.), 646-669-7894; Times Square: 1515 Broadway (btw. 44th & 45th Sts.), 646-678-4930; Westfield World Trade Center: 185 Greenwich St. (Albany St.), Balcony Level C1, 212-732-0334; us.tissotshop.com
Grand Bazaar NYC
2.) On Mother's Day, head to the Upper West Side's Sunday market Grand Bazaar NYC for an array of vintage artwork, fashion, collectibles, furniture, and everything in-between. Grab a gift for mom from the market's incredible collection of jewelry, which runs from rings to subway token charm bracelets to vivid earrings made from 1950s German and Japanese glass.
Grand Bazaar NYC, Columbus Ave. & 77th St., grandbazaarnyc.org
Tiffany & Co. Heart Charm
3.) An iconic Tiffany & Co. heart charm—first launched in the sixties—will be a guaranteed hit. The pink enamel charm adds an elegant dose of color, while the sterling silver chain will pair well with her Sunday, Mother’s Day brunch ensemble and casual weekday outfits, alike.
Tiffany & Co., 727 Fifth Avenue. tiffany.com
Swarovski Double Wrap Bracelet at Century 21
4.) Bright. Sparkly. Need we say more? Swarovski’s double wrap bracelet is filled with crystals on the interior, and features a magnetic clasp closure for easy fastening. We love the glowing effect that the dramatic sapphire-blue shade provides.
Century 21, 22 Cortlandt Street. century21.com
14k White Gold and Diamond Flower Cluster Pendant at London Jewelers
5.) Think elegant for mom with the London Collection and this 14K white gold and diamond flower cluster pendant, starting at $699. Available at London Jewelers, located in the Oculus at the World Trade Center and also Americana Manhasset, Long Island, and londonjewelers.com.
London Jewelers, Westfield World Trade Center, 185 Greenwich Street. londonjewelers.com
Delfina Delelttrez Love Ring at Saks Fifth Avenue
6.) Sometimes it is best to say it with jewelry. Case in point, this Delfina Delettrez Love ring with diamond, peridot and amethyst details. The 18k gold double-band split shape adds a modern touch.
Saks Fifth Avenue, 611 Fifth Avenue. saksfifthavenue.com
Hermes Kelly Watch at A Second Chance Resale
7.) Hermès’ Kelly Watch brings together signatures of the revered French fashion house. The calfskin leather strap and gold-plated watch will never go out of style. This vintage find will become a treasure she keeps for years to come. Use City Guide's coupon code for A Second Chance Resale's 10% off store and site-wide savings. The sale runs May 12th through May 14th, use the code LOVEMOM.
Swedish Love Story Necklace from MoMA Design
8.) Wearable art is the best way to describe this Swedish Love Story necklace from the MoMA Design Store by a contemporary Scandinavian designer. Each candy-hued acrylic heart is finished to have a crackle effect that will perfectly capture the light.
MoMA Design Store, 81 Spring Street. moma.org