Mom may have told you she has everything she needs, but was she thinking about spectacular geode coasters when she said that? This Mother’s Day, give her that little thing of beauty she didn’t know she wanted or needed – a visit to a few Sonoma County boutique might reveal just the perfect gift. Of course, that doesn’t get you off the hook for spending the gift of time together. But as far as giving things goes, here’s a list of some of our favorites, all under $100.
Playful pot: This 7-inch planter is hand-formed and then brushed, stamped and fired by local ceramicist Daniel Oliver. $70, Lori Austin Gallery, 6780 McKinley St, Suite 150, Sebastopol, 707-329-6725, loriaustingallery.com
Pie perfection: The juice, smoothie and raw food wizards at The Nectary also make gluten-free, raw, vegan and paleo plant-based pies in a number of flavors. Her’s a gorgeous Blueberry Lavender Bliss. Other flavors range from Strawberry-Balsamic to Meyer Lemon- Olive Oil. $40 (8-inch), $50 (9-inch), $60 (10-inch), The Nectary, 6760 McKinley St #130, Sebastopol, 707-829-2697, thenectary.net