Olya Hill wears many hats: the creative director, photographer, professional ballerina and mom of 7 is the force behind Living Notes, a creative platform for modern families. If Olya is wearing it, using it, or lusting after it, you can be sure of two things: it’s chic, and it’s grounded in practicality—you know, the whole mom-of-7 thing. Olya has dished on her must-have gifts for this Mother’s Day, and if you weren’t asking for anything before, you will be now.
Lily Jade Bag
Why you’ll love it: “It has a million pockets, fits a computer, and the ‘baby’ insert can be left with a caretaker when necessary.” $220+, available lily-jade.com.
Monica Vinader Personalized Necklace
Why you’ll love it: “You can have a child’s drawing engraved on the pendant and always have it close to your heart.” $85, available at monicavinader.com.
Le Labo Fragrance
Why you’ll love it: “You can personalize the scent and the label with a personal note printed right at the fragrance bar! Skip the Mother’s Day e-card, this is way better.” $35+, available at lelabofragrances.com.
Goop Beauty & Health Starter Kit
Why you’ll love it: “Amazing selections to pamper a mom, from skin oils to beauty supplements.” $325, available at shop.goop.com.
Gwyneth Paltrow’s “It’s All Easy” Cookbook
Why you’ll love it: “It’s one of my personal favorites! All recipes are easy, simple, and quick – a very important factor for any mom’s life. The best part is the recipes are good for you and taste amazing at he same time.” $35, available at shop.goop.com.
Lush Cosmetics “You Are A Star” Gift Set
Why you’ll love it: “This is the perfect set to help mom relax after a hard day or even to get ready for a date-night.” $69.95, available at lushusa.com.
Elemis Pro-Collagen System ($275)
Why you’ll love it: “Smells amazing and works wonders on the the skin!” $275, available at elemis.com.