Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2017 – 5 affordable luxury ideas (discount code enclosed)

by juliacomil

Mother’s day is around the corner. How to celebrate your most precious one? With a state-of-the-art gift! House Of Comil has curated 5 stunning brands in this mother’s day gift guide to offer a present she will never forget!

Au Rate NYC – The finest gold jewels crafted in New York

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  • Their designs are absolutely amazing: delicate, minimal and trendy.
  • All their jewels are crafted with 14 Karat and 18 Karat Gold in New York with the option of customization.
  • Their diamonds are ethically source in compliance with applicable United Nations resolutions
  • Fair price: Au Rate does not sell to third parties (no retail costs), so you can buy high-end jewels at the wholesale price
  • On the picture above, I am wearing the X earring rose gold (14k). I love its minimal design and quality

Mother’s day selection



Clarins – Efficient and Sensorial Cosmetics

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Why Clarins?

  • Made in France cosmetics
  • The majority of French beauty professionals acknowledge that this brand is the best in term of efficiency and safety
  • Clarins will always choose a natural ingredient over a chemical one, if it delivers the same level of effectiveness.
  • From body to skin care, spa and make-up, Clarins is an expert in all fields of Beauty
  • As it is not easy to gift the right beauty product (everyone has a different skin type or skin concern) I will suggest to offer a body or lip product or a spa treatment! The texture of Clarins cosmetics are amazing and it is always a great sensorial experience.
  • I love their scrubs, Body fit cream and body oils.

Mother’s day offer: For Mother’s day, I am partnering with Clarins to offer 10% off on its entire store ( with the discount code Julia10. Valid until May 10.

Mother’s day selection:


Velvet Eyewear – Affordable luxury eyewear

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Why Velvet Eyewear?

  • Their eyewear are handmade in Italy and are in acetate (= super lightweight, more durable, no traces on the nose).
  • Timeless designs inspired by icons.
  • Two type of collections:
    • The designer collection hand made in Italy and in acetate (= super lightweight, more durable, no traces on the nose). Average retail price: $175
    • An affordable iconic collection: Trends! Average retail price: $60
  • I am wearing the iconic model: Farrah which is perfect for my small head. This model comes in different colors and they have also a larger model: Farrah Large.

Mother’s day offer: use the promo code “MOM” to save 30%

Mother’s day selection:

  • Farrah $175

The Bouquet Bar – Flowers and Treats

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Why The Bouquet Bar?

  •  The Bouquet Bar provides a breathtaking bouquet of flowers with luxurious assortment of delectable treats like gourmet truffles, specialty gummies, aromatic teas, honey beads and scented candles.
  • The Bouquet Bar was created by the founders of Square Root Designs, the floral design studio behind the creations of the most prestigious hotels in Los Angeles.
  • Their flowers are simply amazing and exceptionally fresh. You can customize your gift according to your budget.
  • The Bouquet Bar is currently available in Nevada, California and Arizona.

Mother’s day offer: By using this link you can get 10% off your bouquet gift. The perfect mother’s day gift.

Mother’s day selection:

  • Cocktail Box


Welly Merck – Luxury minimal watches

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Why Welly Merck?

  • High quality: Swiss made watch
  • The only affordable unisex minimal watch with a sapphire glass crystal (no scratch). Sapphire glass is commonly used for luxury watches.
  • Stylish interchangeable straps (stainless steel, leather and NATO straps).
  • By eliminating costly middle-men, Welly Merck enable their customers to access high-end Swiss timepieces at reduced costs.
  • More:  Read my review.

Mother’s day offer: A special treat for my readers, Welly Merck will offer 20% off on any style with the code WMxJC20.

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Disclaimer: For this mother’s day gift guide: I tried and received the products for free.  I truly believe those are brands worth knowing and learning about, hence the blog post! As always, opinions are my own.

Location: Los Angeles, California

Photographer: Nicolas Comil / Editor and Stylist: Julia Comil



Paula April 30, 2017 - 3 h 39 min

I’d be choosing clarions products! You can never go wrong with them. 😉 xx, Paula,

juliacomil April 30, 2017 - 17 h 13 min

So true!

cocorosa April 30, 2017 - 15 h 15 min

Oooh loving all of these! Adoring the jewelry and watch! I think the jewelry would be perfect for my mom. xoxo

GYPSY TAN, LLC May 1, 2017 - 10 h 54 min

I love clarins!!

Sabrina | Gypsy Tan

Viviellefashion May 1, 2017 - 20 h 11 min

Great suggestions. I love the watch and the sunnies. Thanks for sharing

juliacomil May 1, 2017 - 20 h 43 min

Thanks so much!

Stuart Brazell May 2, 2017 - 0 h 09 min

I can’t believe Mother’s Day is coming up soon! Thank you for this!

Lindsey May 2, 2017 - 19 h 38 min

I still need to pick something out for my mom- thanks for the ideas! 🙂 Love the idea of Bouquet Bar!


juliacomil May 2, 2017 - 20 h 17 min

Thanks Lindsey

Saskia May 3, 2017 - 12 h 40 min

Love this minimalistic jewelry

primrose May 4, 2017 - 12 h 26 min

Ahh loving this, so many gorgeous picks, loving the minimalist earrings and watch! x

Roos Vandekerckhove May 4, 2017 - 20 h 08 min

I love the watch! So sleek and minimal! Thanks for sharing your amazing ideas for Mother’s Day babe, xoxo!

Nicky May 5, 2017 - 1 h 55 min

I always love to read about new ideas for a mother’s day gift! Thanks for sharing!
Nicky x

Anastasia Itriago May 7, 2017 - 12 h 48 min

Loved all your picks!!

Hanna Isabelle May 8, 2017 - 0 h 47 min

Great ideas for Mothers day ! I am still in the search for a gift so this really helped me 🙂

Laura May 8, 2017 - 20 h 17 min

Velvet Eyewear is such a cool idea! I love their sunglasses!


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