Mothers Day Gift Guide 2011

Patagonia's Women's Down Sweater is a highly versatile gift that is functional in any season. The lightweight, windproof jacket is made with a ripstop Deluge durable, water-repellent shell and features 800-fill-goose down construction with exterior zippered pockets. ($200; patagonia.com)
PowerSox is releasing a new collection of socks specifically designed for women, and tailored to the anatomy of a woman's foot. The models include Power-Lites Picot Edge, Power-Lites Double Welt and Power-Lites Coolmax Lo-cut Tab (pictured here), which are a blend of cotton, polyester and spandex, and priced very budget-friendly ($11; powersox.com)
Nau's Single Hitter is an iphone case and a wallet all-in-one. The recycled polyester exterior is water resistant and the case can hold various documents in its three card slots. It's a sleek, stylish case for any mom. ($40; nau.com)
Icebreaker's Chase Beanie is a soft headworker for active, outdoor-loving moms. Made from Merino wool. ($20; icebreaker.com)
The 100-percent tanned cowhide leather Napa bag from Woolrich features several interior pockets, an adjustable strap, zippered main compartment and a nylon lining. In essence, it's in the style of the classic leather tote that moms have been carrying for decades. It's probably time you buy yours a new one that she can enjoy for more years to come. ($260; woolrich.com)
Columbia's Anytime Tank is just that, a comfortable top that can be worn indoors or outdoors. It's made of Omni-Dry stretch polyester for quick drying and UPF 50 sun rating. ($34; columbia.com)
Cabela's is featuring Fossil's Three-Hand Pink Bracelet watch, an elegant gift for your mom that's surprisingly affordable.The watch is water-resistant to 50 meters. ($75; cabelas.com)
If you're looking to get your mom a watch that's more rugged and active, try the classic Timex Ironman Triathlon, updated with a sleeker design and with various color options. Like all Ironman models, the watch features a lap counter, calendar, alarm and Indiglo, and is water-resistant. ($50; timex.com)
Keen's 8-ounce Balboa shoes are great for moms who love the water. The sandals offer toe protection while also featuring an open design with a secure fit. The rubber outsole provides traction on the beach or in the boat, while a mesh lining makes them quick-drying. ($80; keenfootwear.com)
Outdoor Research's Palisade jacket is seam-taped, which means its waterproof, but it also features TorsoFlo side zippers for adequate ventilation. ($79; outdoorreserach.com)
You or your mom might already be familiar with Klean Kanteen stainless steel water bottles, but did you also know they come in new insulated versions as well? The bottle will keep hot drinks hot and your cold drinks cold for six hours with its double-wall, vacuum-tight interior. (20-ounce bottle, $28; kleankanteen.com)
These Artisan-crafted Touch of Nature earings are fern-etched earings and made of sterling silver. ($80; basspro.com)