Mementoes for mother on her special day

lifestyle August 12, 2012 00:00

By The Nation on Sunday

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The Loft, Luxe Gallerie and Charriol have some terrific notions


Still haven’t bought a gift for your mum? Don’t worry, there’s still time to dash out to the shops and lucky for you, several stores are still stocking a range of goodies designed to help you express how much your appreciate that wonderful woman who has done so much for you.
At Loft, you’ll find an eye-catching collection of gifts, kitchenware and accessories, decorated with sweet jasmine petals, hearts and teddy bears.
Among the funkier items are a bright blue keychain holder that doubles as a message board, a photo frame with jasmine pot, colourful vases adorned with jasmine petals, a soft Angel Bear clutching a jasmine bouquet, tote bags mittens and shoulder bags printed with “I Love Mom” as well as ceramic aroma diffusers with frangipani. 
For the kitchen-minded mum, there are flower-shaped tea makers, snail-shaped egg white and yolk separators, ceramic mugs with tea strainers, orange two-tier serving trays and for the busy mum, trendy shoulder bags, notebooks with wooden cover and greeting cards with flower and animal motifs. Prices range from Bt69 to Bt4,490.
Luxe Galerie Zone at Central Chidlom has a range of spring summer outfits and accessories by many famous brands including Tara Jarmon, Vivienne Westwood, Nicole Farhi, Juicy Couture, Gerard Darel, Vivienne Tam, Red Valentino and Cole Hann. You’ll find chiffon blouses, sleeveless shirts, cardigans, pants, sack dresses, skirts, shorts, T-shirts, handbags, leather shoulder bags, handkerchiefs, clutches and high-heeled shoes.
Veteran Swiss watch manufacturer Charriol presents its new Saint Tropez Infinite 
Summer timepiece with a cable bracelet and adjustable chain, shines beneath an sapphire crystal. Thanks to a sophisticated case construction, the latter covers not only the dial but also the bezel. Behind this show window, the hour and minute hands sweep across the mother-of-pearl dial base embellished by its sunburst motif, which features beams radiating out from the small seconds sub-dial.
>> Loft has branches at Siam Discovery, Chamchuri Square and Paradise Park. 
>> Luxe Galerie is located at Central Chidlom
>> Charriol has counters in many leading department stores. Call (02) 204 2255 extension 19.