Tuesday, April 30, 2013

A Gift For Mom

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In the States and in a majority of countries around the world, Mother's Day falls on the second Sunday in May, but did you know that around the world, mothers are celebrated at different times of the year? Here's a short list of when other countries do Mother's Day:

Nigeria, Ireland and the United Kingdom » Fourth Sunday in Lent and they call it Mothering Sunday

Slovenia » March 25

Paraguay » May 15

Mongolia » June 1 (the birthday of Queen Sirikit Kitiyakara)

Thailand » August 12

Malawi » Second Sunday in October

For a full list of countries and Mother's Day celebrations, check here.


Shown above, a few pretties for all the wonderful mothers in our lives....

Things for Her
Infinite Wisdom Necklace // San Juan Marabella Clutch // Agate & Sterling Earrings // Kashmir Pashmina Wrap // Indigo Blue Sisal Market Bag // Gold Moroccan Market Bag // Moroccan Babouche

Things for Her Home
Thai Ceramic Vase // Copper Glazed Ceramic Dish // Hmong Wedding Quilt Pillow // Hill Tribe Natural Indigo Pillow // Burmese Staff // Silk Ikat Table Runner

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