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HARTFORD - Julie Loffredi, the Gift Guide Guru, joined Fox CT Morning Extra to show off some gifts for mom, that will help you if you've been putting off your shopping.



Vitamix Professional Series 750 is perfect for making smoothies, soups, frozen desserts, and purées. This blender also has a fifth program for automated self-cleaning.  ($639)

Juliska's Field of Flowers Collection is from a Connecticut-based dinnerware brand recently featured in The Oprah Magazine's "O List". The hostess tray from Juliska's field of flowers collections is a top pick. ($80)

Magic Chef 6-bottle wine cooler Keep wine at the preferred temperature.  ($80)

Other kitchen products include Le Creuset bakeware and the T-fal OptiGrill.



Dune Jewelry is custom sand jewelry. Turn beach sand into beautiful necklaces, earrings or bracelets. (price varies)

Luxe Me Now slippers The Versailles rhinestone-embellished velvet slippers are perfect for relaxing in style. ($135)

Lily Pulitzer accessories  The fashion company makes all sorts of fun iphone covers. (under $50)



Luxury Silver Safekeeper Deluxe Jewelry Box  This deluxe jewelry box keeps everything neatly arranged and ready to wear. The special lining keeps sterling silver jewelry free of tarnish for years.  (, $100)

Caboodles  These containers are perfect for storing beauty and makeup collections. Fill them up with mom's favorites from ULTA or Sephora. ($10 and up) Also, check out the hair dryer from CHI.

Konomo organizer for tablet and accessories (price varies)



Olive + Cocoa's Lulu Lamb & Blankie Cozy cuddling sends baby straight to sleep. A fuzzy sheep snuggles next to baby while a luxurious ivory colored reversible chamois blanket wraps them up tight. ($97)

GARMIN Vivosmart displays steps, calories, distance and time of day. ($150)

X-Shot Selfie Stick with phone and remote holder, enabling bluetooth wireless trigger for photo taking ($30)



Surprise mom with a mom-daughter getaway to Mohegan Sun or take advantage of great off-season deals from The Sagamore in Miami.  You can book a vacation home rental with HomeAway.