The Definitive Gift Guide for Mother’s Day
Lulu Guinness Socks
While socks can be notoriously mediocre when it comes to any type of gifting, they are undeniably a wardrobe essential! So brighten up mum’s collection with something a little quirky that will raise a daily smile with the Sock Shop’s range by British designer, Lulu Guinness. The range features bursts of vibrant colours and prints, including several designs with mum’s favourite – kisses!
Priced from £8.99 from www.sockshop.co.uk
L’occitane Overnight Reset Collection Gift Set
Based on the powerful Corsican botanical, Immortelle essential oil, this beautifying set includes all the essentials to manage a sumptuous daily face care routine. Working while she sleeps, the results have been proved to visibly reduce the signs of tiredness to leave a fresh and rested appearance each morning.
Priced £55 from www.uk.loccitane.com
Happy Mother’s Day Sleekster
Splurge on a tempting box of curated chocolates featuring 27 sumptuous chocolates that include oozing caramels, delectable pralines, tipsy truffles and patisserie reimagined in chocolate. Bursting with bright blooms, this box of classics includes Hotel Chocolat’s famed high-cacao chocolate recipes.
Priced £22.95 from www.hotelchocolat.co.uk
Jo Malone Lavender & Musk Diffuser
Just in time for Mother’s Day, Jo Malone has introduced a new limited edition collection offering up a fresh outlook on English lavender. In addition to the lavender-based colognes, the range includes a Lavender & Musk diffuser that promises to create a tranquil and relaxing ambience to any home, even if at times it may not feel like it!
Priced £67 from www.jomalone.co.uk
Everglades Organic Cotton Robe, Sheridan
For those cold evenings or lazy days about the home, this luxury 100% organic cotton dressing gown is the ultimate way to lounge about the house. Featuring a classic look, the honeycomb texture is paired with a snuggly terry towelling reverse for maximum comfort.
Priced £79 from www.sheridanaustralia.co.uk
Mermaid Pink Gin Gift Set
Indulge in a tipple of mother’s ruin with this pink gin that is steeped in the distillery’s Isle of Wight history. Distilled using strawberries from the island’s Arreton Valley, the gin is refreshing with an intensely aromatic, strawberry flavour. Presented with two beautiful gold-patterned copa glasses, this set is perfect to raise a glass to mum.
Priced £62.50 from www.isleofwightdistillery.com
30 Seconds Board Game
Mixing things up with a game is a great way to have fun together as a family. This quick-thinking board game will have everyone in hysterics as it puts to test general knowledge as you take it in turns to describe up to five special words shared on a card within 30 seconds. The first team to the finish line wins!
Priced £29.99 from www.amazon.co.uk
Sarka Amelia Print Dress
New mothers seeking style and functionality need look no further than Sarka for a range cleverly crafted around the needs of a postnatal body. Breastfeeding covers, c-section seams and comfort for changing bodies doesn’t have to mean a compromise on style. We loved this gorgeous Amelia Print Postnatal dress for its timeless style and a percentage of sales go to family support charity, Little Village.
Priced £125 from www.sarkalondon.com
Polarn O. Pyrex PJs
Twinning is most definitely winning with these super soft pyjamas from ethical brand, Polarn O. Pyret. From newborn through to adult XL, the whole family can snuggle down for cuddles in matching sets. The classic Breton stripe sets are available in several timeless colours so mix and match and accessorise away!
Priced from £25 from www.polarnopyret.co.uk
Swarovski Daisy Ring
As part of the SS20 range, Swarovski are empowering females to express their style, and personality through jewellery, so what better way to express your thoughtful mood than with the new Sparkling Dance Collection which centres around a daisy, the eternal flower. Signifying the eternal love between mother and child, this beautiful daisy ring is a charming statement piece.
Priced £129 from www.swarovski.com
Whittard of Chelsea Tea Collection
Tea aficionados will adore this traditional loose tea collection that brings together British classics, such as English Rose and Earl Grey, with some of the finest fruit infusions such as Mango and Bergamot. Beautifully presented, there’s a cuppa in wait for every occasion.
Priced £25 from www.whittard.co.uk
Amazon Echo Show
Let’s face it, which mum doesn’t need a helping hand?! Featuring a compact screen, Alexa is on hand to make life that bit easier with the ability to set reminders, manage calendars, and obtain news updates! Forgoing all the practical features, it can also entertain with mum’s favourite music and movies or perhaps just provide you with another reason to video call to say hi!
Priced £79.99 from www.amazon.co.uk
Ecooking Discover Set
Introduce mum to something new with Denmark’s leading beauty brand, Ecooking. This set contains all the beauty brand’s bestsellers in handy travel sizes to complement a luxe skincare regime, even on the go. Including the iconic Face Mist and hero product, Multi Balm, all of the products are 100% organic with premium quality peptides and vitamins with no nasties.
Priced £40 from www.lookfantastic.com
Paul Costelloe Pendley Bag
Lightweight and easy to tote, this leather, cross-body bag is a practical day bag to stylishly tote all mum’s essentials. With lots of pockets and compartments to keep everything in check inside, the exterior from Knightsbridge-based designer, Costelloe, will definitely accentuate any outfit.
Priced £150 from www.paulcostelloe.com
TCA Yoga Collection
We’ve covered day, night, dress up and dress down, but for those times when she wants to workout or just take some time out, TCA has an excellent range of workout wear that effectively supports performance and flatters your body whatever your shape. 4-way stretch and breathable materials make them super comfy, while the attention to detail such as the sleek phone pockets make them really practical.
Priced from £24 from www.tca.fit
Lonely Planet: In Her Footsteps
Share in the lives of trailblazing women through words and pictures from a swathe of impressive contributing writers in this book that will transport you across the world. Escape to the locations that 250 legendary women lived, worked and explored in this beautiful new book that will leave the reader feeling truly inspired.
Priced £17.99 from www.lonelyplanet.com