Our Mother’s day gift guide is back and it’s packed full of more gift inspiration than ever before! If you are struggling to find a last minute present for Mum, then hopefully you will find the below guide handy. Don’t forget you can find our dedicated skincare gifts edit here.
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Sanctuary Spa ‘Indulgence Box’
This Mother’s Day, tell your mum to put down her ‘to do’ list and give her a reason to relax, breathe and #LetGo with the Sanctuary Spa ‘Indulgence Box’. Encased in a colourful and easily wrappable box with a heart shaped cutout displaying the contents, the Indulgence Box contains a selection of Sanctuary Spa’s most-loved bath & body treats. This includes the cult classic, luxurious Body Butter and the signature scented new Liquid Gold Bath Elixir to add a touch of rose gold shimmer to her bubbles. Show your appreciation for your Mum with this gift that will help her to ‘just be’ and have her looking, feeling and smelling wonderful, from head to toe. Amazing value at just £20 (products worth £41.50) and available to purchase exclusively at Boots stores and Boots.com while stocks last.
Michael Bublé By Invitation Rose Gold
Michael Bublé follows his popular ‘By Invitation’ perfume with the youthful and playful addition of the new ‘Rose Gold’, a delicate mix of florals and fruits that lead into a richer base of Black Plum and Vanilla. Rose Gold opens with top notes of fresh magnolia, sweet red fruits and pear which marry a heart of rose, peony and black plum and complement a warm base of praline and vanilla. This is coupled with a touch of spice giving the fragrance a depth and intensity that reacts differently to each wearer to reveal a distinctly unique scent that lasts all day. Rose Gold is feminine and fresh, perfect for any time of year with its eclectic mix of carefully chosen ingredients crafted with the guidance of leading perfumer Karine Dubreuil. The iconic By Invitation Signature bottle is given a touch of modernity to its classical design complimented with a delicate rose gold tone lid. Priced at £25 for 30ml EDP.
Lush ‘Happy Mother’s Day’ Gift Box
If you’ve been scratching your head thinking of Mother’s Day gift ideas, present her with this chocolate box-style gift full of treats that will leave her feeling pampered and smelling sweet. The vintage-esque, flowery design printed on 100% recycled cardboard and inspired by coral, is the perfect keepsake for trinkets and chocolates before she even takes a peek at the array of indulgent products inside waiting to scrub and soften from head to toe. Give the gift of restful soaks and luxurious showers this spring.
The contents of this box are seriously impressive and are the perfect way to show Mum just how much she deserves to be totally pampered this Mother’s day. Priced at £49.95 and available in Lush stores and online: http://uk.lush.com
Prosody London Big Tea Lights Gift Set
Prosody London, is a new English perfume house pioneering a radical generation of exquisite natural and organic luxury fine fragrance. The perfumes and candles contain no petroleum derived synthetics, no phthalates, no GMO ingredients, no dipropylene glycol (DPG) and are hexane free.
Prosody London shuns all synthetic ingredients and steers clear of all harsh chemicals commonly used in fragrances and candles, Prosody products are the natural way to show your appreciation. I absolutely love this ‘Big tea lights set’ as not only is this a great way to sample a variety of Prosody London products, but it’s also perfect as a gift for any candle loving Mum! Priced at £42.00 and available exclusively from Fortnum & Mason and online at www.prosodylondon.com
Flower by Kenzo Eau De Vie
Flower by Kenzo Eau De Vie is the perfect spring fragrance. The sparkling and tonic notes of Ginger and Neroli Bigarade Essence set the tone, lively and electric. A radiant ballad, where the powerful breath of Orange Blossom Absolute brightly tops the bill, in perfect harmony with the Bulgarian Rose. The bottle is adorned with glossy vinyl red petals edged with a black shadow…
A silent flower with an imaginary scent, strong yet fragile, dreamt by Master Perfumer Alberto Morillas at the dawn of a new millennium. The vibration of the pink pepper essence enlivens a voluptuous heart with a thousand Bulgarian rose and sensual Violet petals. The enveloping softness of luminous white muscs and vanilla triggers an exquisite addiction. Flower by Kenzo Eau de Vie is the perfect everyday fragrance that Mum will adore on sunny spring days! Priced at £41.00 for 30ml and available nationwide now.
Pen Heaven – Palmi Refillable Leather Journal
A classic item that makes a most welcomed gift, the Palmi Refillable Journal is perfect for the mother who likes to keep track of her day. With a variety of colours available, why not emboss with a short phrase, the year it was given or simply her name for a gift to cherish. The embossing option in luxurious gold type makes this the most thoughtful gift that will be cherished for years to come! Priced at £33.90 from www.penheaven.co.uk
Maison Francis Kurkdjian Amyris Pour Femme Eau de Parfum
If you are searching for a luxurious and impressive Mother’s day gift for a Mum who adores fragrance then this is one for you. Created from lemon tree flowers, oranges from California, Amyris from Jamaica, Iris from Florence, Vetiver from Haiti and a woody musky amber. This fragrance conjures up the spirit of a flamboyant, warming sunset. This is a smooth bright and soft floral scent that lingers perfectly on the skin without being overbearing. Priced at £150 for 70ml from Selfridges.
MOR Marshmallow Collection
A pretty perfume in bloom with whimsy and flirty floral notes of Snow Musk, Jasmine and White Carnations. Flowering with delicate Marshmallow and Vanilla this sweet scent is a playful contrast of dewy English Rose and sugar-kissed petals. Undeniably memorable, this fanciful and feminine fragrance will mesmerise and delight.
Our favourite from the collection has to be the Marshmallow Reed Diffuser. This Embellished Reed Diffuser contains a fragrance filled black glass flacon with rattan reeds and finished with a Marshmallow tassel to infuse the air and add style to any space. Perfect for any house proud, fragrance loving Mum! Priced at £28.00 and available at Fortnum and Mason, www.feelunique.com and selected boutiques.
teapigs Mother’s day tea and hilarious Mugs
The questionable perms, the Deirdre Barlow style glasses, the shoulder pads, the pride she took in giving you the first of many bowl cuts, the constant bail outs – there’s no two ways about it, mums are pretty darn great. So, what with Mother’s Day fast approaching, why not say thanks a million by treating her to some super special tea? Our absolute favourite has to be the Jelly and Ice-cream tea and the Spearmint Candy flavour is pretty great too. Pair these with one of the cute teapigs and Gemma Correll collaborative mugs and you’re onto a winner! Find all of this and more at www.teapigs.co.uk
The Master from Chopstick Styler
This is definitely one for when you’re taking your mum out somewhere special and she wants to look her best! Forget what you already know about tonging. There’s a new way to curl and ironically, it’s square. Get super chic, effortless, zig zag waves with the MASTER from Chopstick Styler. Designed to give a great finish fast, with maximum staying power. The one-of-a-kind rectangular barrel, infused with Jojoba oil to retain moisture in your hair, creates chopstick curls that last all day. Priced at £29.99 from Argos or Very.co.uk
Glossybox Mother’s Day Limited Edition
To celebrate Mother’s Day GLOSSYBOX have produced a limited edition skincare and makeup gift box worth over £100. The Limited Edition includes 9 stunning products such as Yankee Candle, Molton Brown shower gel, OPI nail polish, Clarins night cream and 5 more wonderful items.
This would be the perfect way to introduce Mum to the world of beauty boxes, or just as a one-off treat to spoil her! Find this and more online: www.glossybox.co.uk
Tropic Mini Luxury Bath Foam Collection
Amp up your mums me-time with a relaxing blanket of bubbles with Tropic’s collection of 100% natural, vegan and cruelty-free bath foams. This indulgent collection features the sumptuous scents of Tahitian Vanilla and Coconut, Passion Fruit and Ginger Lily, and Monoi and Orange Flower. It’s the perfect way to unwind after a long day and amazing gift idea for hard-working Mums who deserve to be pampered! Priced at £22.00 from tropicskincare.com
Taylors Eye Witness Brooklyn Rose Gold 5pc Knife Block
If Mum is a keen cook and keeps a stylish and tidy kitchen then this Taylors Eye Witness Brooklyn Rose Gold 5pc Knife Block is the perfect gift idea. This modern and practical knife block includes: Paring Knife, All Purpose knife, Bread knife, Carving knife and a 20cm Cooks Knife displayed on an acetate Block with the perfect hints of rose gold accents. Priced at £50 and available online here.
Profusion Rose Gold Look Palette
Gift your mum a luxurious pro makeup palette that oozes elegance and complements every skin tone. Richly pigmented, these silky powders glide on for easy application. Perfect for creating natural looks or building up a glam smokey eye. Priced at £11.99 Available online at www.profusioncosmetics.co.uk
The Body Shop White Musk Flora
The Body Shop White Musk Flora eau de toilette is the perfect spring scent for Mum. Taking everything that we all know and love about the classic White Musk fragrance from The Body Shop and adding the perfect spring twist, makes this your new ideal everyday scent for spring and summer. Priced at £13.00 for 30ml from www.thebodyshop.com