Mother's Day Gift Guide: $75 and under!

ISIS Sole Sun Shirt

This guide is mostly full of great clothes for spring. But don't be fooled, these clothes are as technical as they are good looking. Mom can now look good when hiking, biking or going to the farmer market. Check it out and let us know if we missed something. We would love to hear if we should add something.

ISIS Sole Sun Shirt

Light, airy, and styled to go anywhere, the Sole Sun Shirt is the perfect summer companion. Made with a blend of Tencel, cotton, and spandex, this shirt is cool, comfortable, and wrinkle-free. A hidden, upper back mesh panel vents while a UPF 30+ rating gives ample sun protection. Available in two solid colors and two plaid prints, the Sole Sun Shirt also features a pintuck stitching detail to add a splash of style.

Features:

• UPF 30+

• Accordion collar expands for additional sun protection

• On-seam invisible zip pocket for convenient access to essentials

• Upper back mesh panel for active ventilation

• Flattering pintuck stitching detail

• Body length: 26 inches

• MSRP: $65.00

http://www.isisforwomen.com/p-799-sole-sun-shirt.aspx

salamander Kayak cartSalamander Paddle Gear Kayak Cart

Mom is getting on in years; why not help her with her boat to the water- with a New Portage Cart! The Bruneau Cart boasts a 150 lb load capacity and with 10” durable-no flat tires makes overland transport on the toughest terrain a pleasure.

Features:

• Heavy duty aluminum tubing with stainless steel fasteners

• 1” nylon webbing support

• 10” all terrain Foam-filled tires -No Flats!

• Wheels detach & cart folds for compact storage

• 4 Piece foam pads for protection

• 2 10’ cam straps

• Powder coated finish

• MSRP: $64.95

http://salamanderpaddlegear.com/product/salamander-bruneau-kayak-cart

Harmony Adventure Kayak Paddle

adventure paddle

The Harmony Adventure Kayak Paddle is designed for beginners and advanced paddlers alike. With a forgiving blade shape, it is suitable for all paddling styles. A take-apart paddle, the Adventure Kayak Paddle is easy to break down and fit into a kayak or the trunk of her car.

Features:

• Two piece Take-Apart (TAP) shaft

• Drip rings

• Unique camo patterned blades

• Aluminum swedge ferrule

• Shaft Type: Aluminum

• Shaft Size: Standard

• Shaft Color: Black

• Blade Shape: Dihedral

GreenBeanzBlackCloudberry• Blade Material:

• Fiberglass/Polypropylene

• Weight: 30 oz / 850g

• MSRP: $54.99

http://www.harmonygear.com/products/10231/Harmony-Adventure-Kayak-Paddle-White-Blades.html

Women's GreenBeanz Hooded Jacket

Lightweight all season sun protective hooded jacket great for hiking, lounging, gardening, biking and every other outdoor activity. GreenBeanz™ fabric is made from recycled coffee grounds that are transformed by a patented process into eco-friendly fabric that is 100 SPF/UPF 50+ rated fabric and protects from harmful UV rays.

Features:

• Water repellency shields from the elements

• Garment is quick drying and has an anti-bacterial finish which actively fights against odors

• MSRP: $60.00

http://sunprotectionzone.com/womensgreenbeanzhoodedjacket.aspx

coghlans carboncooksetCoghlan's Carbon Steel Family Cookset

This cookset boasts heavy duty, non-stick pots and pans with innovative swing-out handles that allow you to compress the entire cookset into the largest pot. All cooking supplies are easily packable in a nylon-carrying bag. Includes a fry pan, three pots, scrubber, and a measuring cup.

Features:

• 7.5” fry pan

• 4 L litre pot with lid

• 2.3 L pot with lid

• 0.3 L pot with lid

• Bamboo fiber pot scrubber

• Measuring cup

• Nylon carry bag

• MSRP: $59.99

http://www.coghlans.com/product.aspx?ProductID=422

redington redibalance.jpgRedington RediBalance Crew

The new Redington RediBalance Crew comes in both long and short sleeve versions with a very stylish crew neck design and raglan sleeves. The VersiSun™ technology incorporated into the fabric protects at a rating of UPF 30, and the VersiWick™ technology is moisture wicking and quick drying. The CastCut™ design has a gusset under the arms for reduced lift and to maximize mobility. Available in three colors in both short and long sleeve,

Features:

• CastCut™ gusset design allows more freedom of movement, reduces hem lift and maximizes mobility

• RediBalance fabric for regulating body temperature, ideal for multi-climate activities

• Crew neck with v-design detail

• Raglan sleeves for added mobility, ideal for when wearing a backpack

• Ideal layering garment

• Anti-Piling

• Straight hem

• VersiSun™ UPF 30 Sun Protection

• 76% Polyester/24% Rayon 

• Regular Fit

craghoppers skort• MSRP: $49.95 in short sleeve and $54.95 in long sleeve.

http://www.redington.com/fly-fishing-apparel/womens/sportswear/RediBalance-Crew-Short-Sleeve/

Craghoppers Kiwi Pro Skort

When is a skirt not a skirt? When it’s a skort! Ingeniously constructed from our agile Pro Stretch fabric, our new skort teams a skirt outer layer with snug-fitting 5.5” short inner, providing complete freedom of movement for summer adventuring. Incorporating 4 pockets, 2 zipped, and useful sunglasses wipe, the skort also uses new SolarShield, sun-protective technology.

Features:

• Pockets: 4, 2 with zip-fastening

• 5.5' length shorts

• Removable sunglasses wipe in side pocket

• Gusset

• Stain-resistant finish

• Polyamide elastane 260g

hoodiebuddie• MSRP: $55.00

http://www.us.craghoppers.com/women/short-crops/kiwi-pro-skort.html

HoodieBuddie Basic Zip Up Jersey Hoodie

For the mom that loves her tunes, this hoodie is built to please. A basic Zip Up made from cotton-rich jersey. We built it to the optimal screen printing hoodiebuddie, but feel free to rock it plain. Unisex sizing makes it perfect for Guys and Girls.

Features:

• Built with HB3 technology

• Zipper stash pocket for your MP3 player

• 100% washable supersound headphones

• MSRP: $52.00

http://shop.hoodiebuddie.com/product_p/u157.htm

pearlizumi skirtPearl Izumi W Ultra Skirt

The Women's Ultra Skirt is a fast, feminine, and fiercely competitive piece for ladies who like to cover some miles and look GOOD while doing it. The skirt also features a fully-integrated Float liner using Transfer Dry
powered by Minerale for optimal moisture transfer, faster dry time and odor absorption.

Features:

• Transfer Dry fabric provides optimal moisture transfer and stretch with superior hand feel

• Fully-integrated Float liner uses Transfer Dry fabric powered by Minerale™ for optimal moisture transfer, faster dry time and odor absorption

• 1:1 Gel Flask Pocketing System secures nutrition in an anatomic position to conform perfectly to the body in motion (patent pending)

• One zippered back pocket

• Streamlined welded hem for comfort

• Elasticized waistband with flat stretch draw cord for unrestricted belly breathing

• 12" center front length (size medium)

• 15" center back length (size medium)

• MSRP $70.00

http://shop.pearlizumi.com/product.php?&mode=view&pc_id=94&product_id=1949916&outlet=&color_code=021

gramicci kayakerGramicci Kayaker Short

The Kayaker is the latest installment in Gramicci’s famous Rocket Dry line. These incredibly cute quick drying shorts have great cargo pocket styling, fresh spring solid colors. Rocket Dry is super fast drying, light weight, high density weave, nylon quick dry with an incredibly soft hand.

Features:

• Classic Relaxed Fit: Medium rise short with roomy legs

• 5" Inseam

• 30 UPF protection from harmful solar rays

• The go anywhere short

• Zipper closure at side and back pockets for extra security

• Side pocket made to perfectly hold your passport

• Wash separately in cold water before wearing

• 100% Rocket Dry Nylon

• MSRP: $52.00

http://www.gramicci.com/shop/kayaker-quick-cargo-short-p-8523.html?show_color=PERIWINKLE

icebreaker techtankIcebreaker Tech tank Wild Bunch

Go wild in a vibrant Tech Tank from our Journeys collection. Made with thin, light, 150 gm merino to keep you cool in the heat, this flattering tank features a stunning wildflower bouquet graphic. It's perfect for your next trip. They're ideal for travel because they regulate temperature, breathe to prevent overheating, resist odor naturally, pack light, are machine washable and dry in a flash.

Features:

• 100% merino wool

• MSRP: $64.99

http://us.icebreaker.com/Tech-Tank-Wild-Bunch/100353,en,pd.html

llbean croppedL.L. Bean Comfort Trail Cropped Pant

Designed with performance features and casual styling, these top-rated pants are equally comfortable on and off the trail. The breathable, quick-drying fabric wicks moisture away from your skin and is lightweight for year-round wear. Made of tough nylon that's abrasion resistant yet still soft to the touch. A bit of spandex adds two-way vertical stretch for all-day comfort. Rated at UPF 50 for protection from harmful UV rays. Multiple pockets for all your essentials. Contoured waistband is lined with moisture-wicking mesh and has adjustable inside tabs for a custom fit.

Features:

• Designed with performance features and casual styling

• Lightweight and breathable for year-round wear

• Made of a nylon blend that's soft yet durable

• Sit lower on waist; slightly fitted; straight legs

• MSRP: $59.95

http://www.llbean.com/llb/shop/68072?page=comfort-trail-pants-cropped&subrnd=0

detour market pannierDetours Ballard Market pannier

Does mom ride her bike everywhere? This is the perfect pannier to take with her. An easily hidden padded shoulder harness lets her wear the pannier as a backpack while browsing stores, and two simple yet sturdy pannier clips attach to the rack for the ride home. A lightweight waterproof base keeps your bag dry from street spray, and a removable rain cover protects your goods when the skies cloud over. Interior organization makes this a great option for casual office commuting as well!

Features:

• Padded tote handles that convert to backpack straps

• Front slip pocket and two side pockets

• Interior zip pocket and key clip

• Adjustable interior strap for securing laptop (or kale)

• Nylon rucksack-style closure

• Exterior clip to secure handles while riding

• Rain cover

• MSRP: $69.00

http://www.detours.us/ballard-market-pannier.html

zoic JaydenZoic Jayden Jersey

This is a comfortable princess-cut jersey with a mock v-neck 1” collar with contrast piping. Recycled polyester offers stretch, breathability and moisture wicking in an environmentally friendly fabric so you can feel good about looking this good.

Features:

• 8.5” locking zipper slides with a tug when it’s upright but stays put when it’s down

• Raglan style sleeves with soft-finish elastic hem; with longer sleeve length for 2013

• Full elastic bottom hem longer in back for a cycling fit

• Double rear pocket with elastic openings

• Tech pocket on back with toggle zip side opening includes headphone cable slit

• Stash pocket with clean finish zipper on right hip

• Tagless neck label eliminates itching and irritation

• Coordinates with ZOIC shorts and skirts

• 84% Recycled polyester, 16% Spandex

• MSRP: $60.00

http://www.zoic.com/jayden