Kmart Blankets Mother's Day With Gifts From Picnic to Poolside

New, fun and affordable gift ideas for Mom

Kmart helps sons, daughters and husbands discover gift ideas for the everyday Mom that are fun, affordable, and allow Moms to enter the summer season in style.

"Getting Mom the perfect gift has never been easier," said June Beckstead, vice president of apparel design and development. "Whether your Mother likes cute tops, colorful swimsuits, or a snazzy tote, Kmart has fun and surprisingly affordable gifts that are sure to make a splash or sizzle up a barbeque this Mother's Day."

Below, Kmart provides suggestions of what to discover for Mom's Gift List for this year:

Warm Weather Wonders:

Just because she is a Mom doesn't mean she has to dress like one. This Mother's Day, Kmart offers fashions that are sure to help mom escape the horrors of the dreaded "Mom jeans" to make her feel like a million bucks.

  -- Jaclyn Smith Embroidered Tunic (try a cool summer white!) $19.99
  -- Attention Modern Fit Seersucker Blazer and Trousers $29.99/$19.99
  -- Attention Rolled Cuff Shirt Dress (dress it up or down from casual to
     chic) $19.99

  Fun In The Sun Accessory Essentials:

Mom deserves a day of fun in the sun, either by the pool or at a picnic, and Kmart has Mom covered with ...

  -- Joe Boxer and Islander Swimsuits and Bikinis (stripes, polka-dots,
     floral and solids, and how about a trendy paisley) $16.99-$39.99
  -- Accessories Straw Fedora/Canvas Top Hat (can't top the style or the
     price) $7.99
  -- Attention Tortoise Frame Sunglasses (let Mom look like a superstar)
  -- Jaclyn Smith Studded Sunglasses (are these for the sun or to look
     cool?) $12.99

  Toe To Tote:

Let's face it ... Mom is a busy gal. From trips to the soccer field, to endless errands, Mom spends her days shuttling her family around town. Kmart can help Mom do it in style with fashionable summer shoes and colorful totes to keep it all together and well-balanced.

  -- Route 66 Peep Toe Espadrille Slides (sylin' summer heels) $14.99
  -- Basic Editions Braided Sandals (every cool Mom needs sandals) $9.99
  -- Accessories Mesh and Canvas Stripe Beach Totes (all of Mom's needs for
     beach or barbeque fits "in the bag") $9.99-$16.99

  About Kmart

Kmart, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD), is a mass merchandising company that offers customers quality products through a portfolio of exclusive brands that include Jaclyn Smith, Joe Boxer, Martha Stewart Everyday and Route 66. For more information visit the company's website at or the Sears Holdings Corporation website at .

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