By  on May 9, 2007

1. Name: Katie Fike
Home: Durham, N.C.
Mother"s home: Atlanta
Gift: A J. Crew sundress.
Store: J. Crew
Price: $295
Inspiration: "She never buys anything for herself, and she needs, like, a conservative party/sundress for stuff she has this summer. She"s supersmall — barely 5 feet and 90 pounds — and J. Crew has pretty small petites, so I got it in a P0 [petite zero] in the color espresso."

2. Name: Alex Davis
Home: St. Louis
Mother"s home: St. Louis
Gift: A Lilly Pulitzer polo and skirt, plus a golf club.
Stores: Lilly Pulitzer store and Westwood Country Club"s pro shop.
Price: About $160 for the outfit and $200 for the club.
Inspiration: "My adorable mother loves to ‘play" golf and started about a year ago, so she has been slowly adding to her golf club set and we knew she wanted this one club. I knew she would love another outfit for golf."

3. Name: Megan Geswein
Home: Chicago
Mother"s home: Kettering, Ohio
Gift: Burberry visor and thong espadrilles.
Store: Nordstrom
Price: $225
Inspiration: "The visor is for golf and gardening and the shoes are to match one of her new cute white skirts."

4. Name: Allison Conrad
Home: New York
Mother"s home: San Diego
Gift: Trina Turk Janet pants in khaki and black.
Store: Trina Turk
Price: $172 each.
Inspiration: "The pants look great on her supertiny petite frame and are stylish, yet appropriate, for a woman in her late 50s. She looks adorable in them and already bought them in chocolate."5. Name: Erica Peppers
Home: Scarsdale, N.Y.
Mother"s home: Scarsdale, N.Y.
Gift: A black leather Prada wallet.
Store: Saks Fifth Avenue
Price: $355
Inspiration: "My mom"s current wallet is starting to get quite worn. She was talking about the style/material/color wallet she was looking for, and we found this one that met her criteria that we think she will like."

6. Name: Emily York
Home: Los Angeles
Mother"s home: Georgetown, Ky.
Gift: A Coach wallet or purse.
Store: Coach
Price: $150 to $300.
Inspiration: "My mom is coming to L.A. for my 30th....I"m going to take her to lunch at Spago in Beverly Hills and then let her pick something at the Coach store across the Street on Rodeo Drive — a wallet or a purse maybe?"

7. Name: Lauren Gindes
Home: Raleigh, N.C.
Mother"s home: Cherry Hill, N.J.
Gift: Prada sunglasses.
Store: Saks Fifth Avenue
Price: About $275.
Inspiration: "The inspiration was my mom looking at them every time we went to Saks. I realized she wasn"t going to buy them for herself."

8. Name: Missy Lay
Home: New York
Mother"s home: Austin, Tex.
Gift: Gardeners Hand Therapy cream
Store: Crabtree & Evelyn
Price: $21
Inspiration: "She"s obsessed, so I get it for her at every major holiday."

9. Name: Brett Green
Home: Menlo Park, Calif.
Mother"s home: Winston-Salem, N.C.
Gift: A red Talbots blazer.
Store: Talbots
Price: $188
Inspiration: "She saw it one time when we were together and liked it, but wouldn"t buy it for herself."10. Name: Molly Waxman
Home: New York
Mother"s home: Austin, Tex.
Gift: Kooba Julia bag in taupe python.
Store: Bloomingdale"s
Price: $625
Inspiration: "She absolutely loved the bag I bought her in the fall, but now she wants a fun bag for summer. I thought that a print would be the perfect way to go. The python is young, but still sophisticated."

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