With Mother’s Day just around the corner, many of us are on the lookout for that perfect gift, to show our mums just how special they are. Whether your mum loves candles, puzzles or gardening, we’ve got you covered…
Home and Wellbeing
Candalia creates hand-poured, 100 per cent natural wax candles that are made using sustainable, luxurious and high-quality ingredients. The Spring Bouquet Candle (from £12) is the perfect floral scent for Mother’s Day, with notes of lily of the valley, jasmine, wisteria, ylang ylang and white tea!
Fill this Large Landscape Photo Book (£28.99) with your mum’s favourite memories, for a touching and sentimental gift this Mother’s Day. It’s easy to personalise, and the end result is high quality and professional. It’s also the perfect size for any coffee table or bookshelf. She’ll treasure this gift forever!
OLIO, the community sharing app, has a selection of great gift ideas on the MADE section of the app, which allows neighbours to buy and sell homemade crafts from each other, with no commission taken. Download the app today (free on the Apple Store and Google Play) and see what people are creating near you!
The Dewdrop Diffuser from Young Living (£80.96) is an aroma diffuser, humidifier, and atomiser in one simple-to-use product. Custom designed with up to 10 hours of continuous diffusion, automatic shut-off, and ambient light control, the Dewdrop Diffuser adds a touch of elegance to any home while filling the air with the alluring scent of essential oils.
Add a dash of cuteness to your mum’s kitchen with the Cavaletto Collection from Tower Housewares (prices range from £17.99 – £54.99). The collection comes in pink, black or navy with rose gold embellishments, and includes everything you need to spruce up a kitchen, including a toaster, kettle, and coffee machine!
Does your mum love to cook? Why not treat her to a gorgeous and practical new pot or pan? The beautiful Mayflower Collection from Green Pan (from £35) brings a splash of colour into any kitchen. Each pot and pan features a thick forged aluminium base and Thermolon Infinity Pro ceramic non-stick coating. Moreover, the non-stick coating does not contain any harmful chemicals (PFAS-free), making it a practical and healthy choice!
This new collection of homeware from Lucy’s Farm (prices from £2.95 – £48) features cute farm animals and puns! Perfect for animal lovers, the new collection features a range of homeware including tea towels, candles and mugs, and even a personalisable Mother’s Day Card, all adorned with adorable farm animals.
Hobbies and Fitness
Puzzles are a great way to pass time while stuck indoors. We love these new Rock Saws puzzles from Zee Productions (from £17.99), which take a classic rock album artwork and turn it into a 500 or 1000 piece puzzle! Choose from a wide range of artists, including Queen, Elton John and Pink Floyd! This is the perfect gift for any music (or puzzle!) loving mum.
Is your mum an avid gardener? With the sun finally shining, it’s the perfect time to get our gardens summer-ready. Help your mum add a splash of colour to her garden with these cute flower seed subscription boxes (£15 a month) from The Rose Press Garden. Each box includes five packets of gorgeous flower seeds, plus step-by-step instruction cards to guide you through every stage of making your garden beautiful.
Plus, for every order, a £1 donation is made to the Greenfingers Charity, which creates magical gardens at Children’s hospices.
Does your mum love crafts? She’s sure to love this handy new gadget. The Cricut Joy (£179.99) is a digital design and cutting machine that allows you to cut, write, draw and score to create a huge range of personalised designs, from cards and banners to food and kitchen labels, plus so much more.
Give your yoga-loving mum a gorgeous Recycled Sari Yoga Mat Bag (£19.99) this Mother’s Day. The high-quality bag is handmade and perfect for holding any standard sized yoga mat. The product, handmade in Dehli by Bharat Kumar and his wife, is ethically sourced and sold by Oxfam.
Food and Drink
Treat your mum to this luxury truffle collection from Montezuma (£14.99). The collection includes 16 milk chocolate hearts with salted caramel and dark chocolate hearts with hazelnut praline. Plus, it comes in a 100 per cent recyclable, fabulous pink box!
With pubs and bars still closed, why not treat your mum to her own cocktail experience, with the Pinkster Home Gin Tasting Kit (£30). The set includes a range of different gins, tonics and pre-mixed cocktails, along with a 50 minute online tutorial from ‘ginmeister’ Stephen (founder and MD of Pinkster), who teaches you how to make 5 delicious cocktails.
Is your mum a foodie? Gift her a Little Treats Gift Box from Sacla (£30), which includes a bottle of Cusumano white wine, some crumbly nougat from D Barbero, plus a pack of traditional amaretti from Antica Amaretteria.
Beauty and Skincare
We love this limited edition Pretty Powerful X Needle & Thread Make Up Set from Bobbi Brown (£52). Launched to celebrate International Women’s Day, the set includes a Makeup Bag, Cream Shadow Stick, Pot Rouge for Lips & Cheeks, Mascara, Cleansing Oil and Vitamin Enriched Face Base. These products are perfect for creating fresh, everyday make-up looks or more dramatic evening looks!
Give your mum the gift of beautiful skin this Mother’s Day with the Love Your Skin Gift Pack from Sukin (£15.95). The gift set includes the Foaming Facial Cleanser, Hydrating Mist Toner & Facial Moisturiser. Overall, these products are great for giving your mum’s skin a boost!
We love the Reset, Restore and Revive Skincare Set from Pamoja Skincare. (£99) The set includes the Reset Cleansing Balm, Restore Multi-purpose Beauty Oil and Revive Multi-action Face Cream. All products are carefully designed with clean and ethically sourced ingredients. Help your mum to soothe, hydrate, and repair her skin!
The 5 Minutes Peace Package (£41) is the perfect gift for a mum who wants a little ‘me-time.’ It includes Neal’s Yard Remedies Foaming Bubble Bath, a pack of Demerara Shortbread Rounds, some Teapigs Everyday Brew teabags, plus a fiction book of your choice!
Elements Boutique Spa have put together a ‘Moment of Calm’ Gift Set (£45) containing a Jade Facial Roller, a Gua Sha stone and a Balancing Facial Oil. Also, it comes with a step by step guide teaching you how to use the roller properly, to alleviate puffy eyes, boost tired-looking skin, rejuvenate the neck and forehead, and even help with tension headaches.
As we make our way out of winter, lots of us are struggling with dry, chapped hands. Treat your mum’s hands this Mother’s Day with this Luxury Hand Cream Set from Baylis & Harding (£4.60). Delicately scented with citrus notes of verbena and relaxing sweet scents of chamomile.