Thirty years ago, our founding mother was faced with the choice of either disposable diapers or old-school pinned cloth diapers with plastic covers. So she did what many of the founding women in this list have done — She created a better alternative, and thus Bumkins was born.
We polled our team of moms to bring you thoughtful and sustainable Mother's Day gift ideas from some of our favorite women-bred brands. Find unique gifts designed by innovative, conscientious women to bring joy and ease to the wonderful mothers in your life!
Read on to find our Mother's Day 🎁 to you!
Plant-Based Skincare for Moms with Zero Tolerance for Toxins
Perfect for new or expecting mothers, @EverEden skincare products are meticulously formulated by a power house team of Ivy League dermatologists, “As doctors, we have high standards. But as moms, our standards are even higher.” Choose from their earth-infused line of nourishing belly masks, balms, and stretch mark creams. Shop Plant-Based
Greener Household Cleaner for the Eco-Mom
Named among The Best Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products for Your Home in 2020, a Truce natural cleaning solution is the perfect gift for your mom friend doing her part to care for the planet. Our guess is she’ll love this eco-minded company as soon as she spots the short ingredient list on the product labels. Ecologist and founder Dianne Peart,Ph.D. started the purpose-driven company to eliminate harsh chemicals and provide peace of mind for families by creating a safe environment for their homes, pets, and businesses.
Household products include cruelty-free pet shampoo, all-purpose cleaner, lemongrass hand soap, and a yoga mat cleaner infused with essential oils. Shop non-toxic.
Wholesome Postpartum Nutrition and Lactation for Moms, by MomsIt’s not uncommon for some moms to struggle with increasing their breast milk supply. Support them with Majka’s whole-ingredient cookies, snacks, and protein powders for breastfeeding mothers. Founded by a team of tired and frustrated mothers in search of nutritious lactation support, their goal is to “empower mothers with products that replenish their body and their milk supply.” Shop Wholesome
Help Working Moms “Create Their Best Days” with an Inspiring Planner
Know any moms starting a business or struggling to balance life and their budget? @AshleyShelly (and Neuroscience!) supports the power of putting our goals to paper with her line of motivational notebooks, organizers, and planners. As product designer and small business consultant, she designs heartfelt and practical planners and organizers for busy women.
Choose from one of her beautifully curated designs incorporating everything from budgeting and inspirational planning to scheduling and to-do lists. Shop small
Bracelets & Gifts that Create Jobs for Female Artisans in Every Love Language
Give mom something handmade with love! No, not a noodle necklace. Gift her a special bracelet from the #loveisproject made by and empowering female artisans around the world. Chrissie Lam started the Love is Project in 2012 after she quit her job in corporate fashion and moved to Kenya to focus on sustainable development. There she met the talented women of the Massai tribe who made the first LOVE bracelets. Inspired by their beautiful beadwork, she extended the impact project to artisans around the world. Her passion project has grown into an international brand, providing jobs to 1,600 female artisans in developing countries across the globe.
Spread LOVE with handmade bracelets, pet collars, bags, and other empowering gifts. Shop artisanal
Reusable Bags for Stylish Moms Who Like to Reduce & Reuse
Our list wouldn’t be complete without the award-winning fabric of our success. Bumkins reusable bags are lined with the same signature stain, odor, and bacteria-resistant fabric Jakki Liberman dreamed up decades ago. From Llamas to Harry Potter, our talented and dedicated team of creatives continues to spin up original takes on classic and trending prints with the modern mom in mind.
Gift Mom a Wet Bag that hides a soiled diaper, swimwear or workout clothes without odor or leaks; a chic alternative to single-use plastics she can hang off her stroller in style.
And you’re such a great gift-giver, we think you deserve a little something special. As a thank you for being part of our growing community of parents and caretakers, we’re giving away 2 complimentary Hearts Wet Bags with any $50+ purchase you make on Bumkins.com now through May 10 when you use promo code XOXOMOM* – Keep one. Gift one to that mama in your tribe who needs a little extra 🖤.
“For the mom that has or is planning to have one, two, three or more children–like I did–it’s important to know that whether she’s buying a bib, bag or a dish, that product will look just as good with the first child as with the last.” - Jakki Liberman, Bumkins President Shop sustainably