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    Nautically-Inspired Gifts for Mother’s Day

    Written by Ellyn Matta on May 03, 2016

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    This weekend, take some time to show your appreciation for the special mum in your life. Mother’s Day is around the corner on Sunday 8th May so we thought we would give you a little inspiration to help you find the perfect nautically themed gift for your mum, grandmother, mother-in-law or one of your friends. Read on to discover some great last-minute sailor-inspired gift ideas we know your mum will cherish.

    Or why not outdo yourself this year by planning the perfect sailing holiday for your mum? Contact us today and we’ll help you plan the ideal holiday, whether it’s just for the weekend or a longer trip. 

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    Last-minute nautically inspired gifts for Mum


    Whether she’s an avid sailor or about to experience her first Zizoo sailing holiday this spring or summer, these unique and practical gifts will surely delight your mum both on the water and on land.

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    Collapsible Tea Kettle 

    Although galley kitchens are often lacking in storage and working space, it doesn’t mean you have miss out on helpful accessories. We love this collapsible tea kettle brought to you by Nautical Scout and think your mum will too.

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    This non-skid ceramic mug from Galleyware will be an excellent addition to your boating mom’s galley. It’s extra-wide gripping base will keep the mug in place even when the seas are rough.

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    Waterproof Speaker

    When your mum’s cruising around the sea or lounging on a beach, pool or boat deck, she’ll be happy to have a device like this. The Soundbot is a great gift for those on a budget, offering bluetooth technology to allow your mum to enjoy her favorite podcasts and music directly from her phone.

    Sailor Chic

    Nautical fashion is fun, practical and timeless. We love keeping up with the latest sailor-inspired fashion trends and have found some perfect items for your mother this Sunday. You can find a little more inspiration in our recent post on nautical fashion brands.

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    You can never go wrong with a classic Breton striped shirt or dress. We found this lovely casual sailor-inspired dress from Saint James.

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    Your mum will love one of these nautical rope necklaces like this one we found on Etsy.

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    Practical and stylish, a clutch will be a great asset for her next sailing holiday. We like this one from Nautica, which is made from recycled sailcloth.

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    An over-sized sun hat is the ultimate summer accessory, providing shade from the sun and a touch of glamour. Your mum will love this find from Nordstrom.

    Nautical Decor

    You don’t have to be a sailor to love nautical home decor. We’ve chosen a few maritime-themed elements that will bring joy to your mum this holiday.

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    Brighten your mum’s living space with some of these beautiful nautically-inspired throw pillows.

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    Nautical-inspired vases, like this one from Talia will be a fantastic addition to your mum’s living indoor and outdoor living spaces.

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    Show off your craft-making skills with these fun, yet easy DIY rope knot coasters. Check out the tutorial on Concratidor.

    The Nautical Chef

    Whether she’s cooking onboard or dreaming of the sea, your mum will adore these unique culinary gifts. Here are some of our favorite finds:
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    Anthropologie’s adorable whale-tail stonewear measuring cups will surely put a smile on your mom’s face.

    nautical gifts mother's day

    This nifty little bottle opener is a must for any sea-lover’s kitchen.

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    Your boating or seafood enthusiast mother will get some great tips and recipes from Fiona Sims’ Boat Cookbook. It’s the perfect edition to any chef’s bookshelf.

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    An Unforgettable Getaway

    Finally, why not treat your mom and get your family together for a holiday of a lifetime? A chartered yacht trip in the Mediterranean or Caribbean will give your mom a chance to get much needed rest and relaxation. No sailors in your family? That’s no problem. When booking with Zizoo, you have a chance to add a skipper so all you have to do is hop onboard and get ready for a holiday full of exploration and leisure. With thousands of boats offered in over 30 different countries offering several different experiences including one-way sailing, special monthly discounts and weekend sailing escapes, we can help you plan an unforgettable sailing holiday.

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