Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: Women’s Timepieces She’ll Love

On Mother’s Day, we honor and show appreciation for the maternal figures who have enriched our lives. We celebrate their dedication to family, their generosity of spirit and their unwavering love and support. We also pay tribute to the exceptional personal qualities that make them special and unique.

Finding a gift that embodies all these elements can be a challenge. With an exquisitely designed women’s timepiece from Chelsea Clock, you can express your gratitude and celebrate mom’s style by giving her a classic keepsake that can be passed down for generations.

Chelsea Clock has been handcrafting the finest engraved clocks, compasses and barometers since 1897. Throughout its renowned history as America’s premier clockmaker, the company’s customized timepieces have served as quintessential gifts of distinction for dignitaries and other notable figures. They make the perfect gift for all mothers at the heart of your family, from sisters and daughters to grandmothers and aunts.

Mother’s Day Engraving Options

Chelsea Clock’s world-class customization services allow you to offer presents that are truly one of a kind. Adding an engraving to one of our signature women’s timepieces is the perfect way to commemorate mom. A poem, proverb or other meaningful message can be inscribed onto a wide assortment of clock cases, while personalized engraved plates in solid brass and nickel can be affixed to the base of most clocks.

For the Nautical Lover

Sea-loving moms will treasure a timepiece from our Ship’s Bell Clock collection. Patented in 1900, these distinctive keepsakes are regarded as the gold standard by which all other Chelsea Clocks are measured. Available in 4-1/2-inch, six-inch and 8-1/2-inch dial sizes, they feature hand-silvered dials, forged-brass cases and gentle, rich-sounding chimes. They’re also designed with 290 precision brass parts and an 11-jewel movement to ensure accuracy and durability.

6" Ship's Bell Clock, Traditional Base

For the Collector

Individually numbered and registered in Chelsea’s manufacturing log book, limited-edition clocks like The Centennial make perfect additions to classic timepiece collections. With its six-inch silvered brass dial, intricate, gold-plated centerpiece and hand-finished, walnut-and-brass base, this stunning piece is sure to impress any discerning collector. Ask us about our engraving options for limited-edition pieces to make this rare gift option even more meaningful and distinctive.

The Centennial
The Centennial

For the Professional

Give your mom a gorgeous gift she can admire during her workday with one of our stylish and sophisticated desktop clocks. Featuring a refined Roman dial with black numerals and a radiant white background, the Embassy Clock in Nickel nicely complements office décor. For a more modern gift desk clock, consider the Art-Deco-style Athena Clock with a custom message inscribed directly on the case. Both pieces come packaged in a luxurious blue presentation box that underscores the gift’s value and elegance.

Embassy Clock in Nickel
Embassy Clock in Nickel

Mother’s Day Gifts Under $300

Even if you’re on a budget, you can still impress mom with the quality craftmanship and magnificent design of a women’s timepiece from Chelsea Clock. Elegant yet practical, our Cable Paperweight Clock features quartz movement for accurate timekeeping, along with a two-inch glass crystal dial and a stainless-steel cable atop a gold-plated bezel. A nickel- or brass-finished Chart Weight Compass or a Duxbury Desk Clock are also excellent options for those keeping an eye on price and refinement alike.

Duxbury Desk Clock
Duxbury Desk Clock