Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2018

This Sunday is Mother’s Day. A day to celebrate our wonderful mums and spoil them with love, affection and presents!

I’ve put together a few ideas to help you find the perfect gift for your mum.

Feasts Cookbook Set £39.50

Available online from Sous Chef, award-winning author Sabrina Ghayour’s latest cookbook is packed with recipes and menu suggestions for sumptuous Middle Eastern banquets. Paired with a selection of essential ingredients so mum can get stuck in right away!

Included you’ll find:

  • Mum can learn how to make sumptuous Middle Eastern banquets for all occasions. Each chapter starts with menu suggestions that make planning a dinner party even easier!

Guylian Belgian Chocolates

This Mother’s Day, show the most important woman in your life that you care with an indulgent box of Guylian Belgian chocolates.  With a variety of options to suit every chocolate-loving mum, Guylian uses only the finest ingredients, including an exceptional blend of West African cocoa beans and 100% pure cocoa butter. This combination gives the chocolate the desirable creamy taste and superior “melt-in-your-mouth” texture that your mum will love!

Guylian’s iconic Sea Shell chocolates never disappoint. Made using only the finest, hand selected Mediterranean hazelnuts, which are roasted and caramelised to perfection before being blended with premium Belgian chocolate, this delicious assortment will keep mum smiling all day long! Guylian Praline Sea Shells are available in a 250g box (RRP £4.50).

Elho Planter

We all know what it’s like. It’s nearly Mother’s Day and you need to buy a gift, so you just go online and order yet another bunch of flowers. But doesn’t your mum deserve better? Something that’s going to last longer than a week?

It’s easy to give a thoughtful gift that lasts with exotic orchids. Show you really care by presenting two elegant orchids in a beautiful Brussels Orchid Duo from Elho. It has the ideal cross section for combining two plants and comes in a range of striking colours. This flowerpot has been specially designed for orchids with a raised bottom to ensure perfect aeration and watering of the plants’ roots. Taking all the worry out of caring for orchids – so your mum can enjoy her gift for a long time to come.

Naturaline Swiss Cosmetics

Harness the power of Mother Nature and gift your mum with the new Naturaline Swiss Cosmetics collection.

The range of nine highly effective natural skin care products for the face and body, combine the latest scientific techniques and carefully selected natural ingredients to offer state-of-the-art natural skincare products that results in beautiful, healthy skin.

New to the UK in 2018, all Naturaline Swiss Cosmetics products are vegan, are not tested on animals and bear the ECOCERT® Natural Cosmetics Quality Label allowing you to invest in a skincare regimen with a conscience.

The range includes an Alpine Rose Day Cream (£13.49, 50ml), Edelweiss Day Cream (£13.49, 50ml), Cucumber | Guava Facial Wash (£8.99, 150ml), Aloe Vera | Eyebright Eye Make-Up Remover (£8.99, 100ml) , Pomegranate Liposome Eye Cream (£8.99, 20ml), Macadamia Nut & Pomegranate Lip Balm (£5.99,10ml), Basil | Lemongrass Shower Gel (£6.99, 200ml), Peppermint | Bamboo Body Lotion (£8.99, 180ml) and a Mallow Flower Lady’s Mantle Intimate Wash Lotion (£8.99, 200ml).

Nelsons Arnicare Bath & Massage Balm

As a luxurious dual-purpose balm, it’s perfect for pouring into a bath to create a gorgeous fragrance that will help busy mums to relax and unwind after a hectic day. The natural properties of Arnica montana extract and sweet scents of Lavender and Grapefruit essential oils are ideal for calming senses and melting away tension. It’s also enriched with Evening Primrose and Sweet Almond oil making it the perfect pampering treat.

Nelsons arnicare bath & massage balm costs £8.55 and is available from Boots and Amazon.

DIY Bath Bomb Kit £17.99

The perfect gift for anyone who loves beauty hacks and natural ingredients. Learn to create your own bath bombs with this easy to use kit. Have fun, be creative and know exactly what’s in it, because you made it! Contains all the ingredients you will need to make beautiful, natural and fizztastic bath bombs. Available online here.

Get creative making your homemade bath bombs and enjoy the fantastic aroma and revitalising properties of Geranium Rose and Lemon Essential Oil. These bath bombs will fill your bath and your bathroom with a beautiful, uplifting and refreshing aroma. As the bomb fizzes, it will release the enlivening fragrance and the Sodium Bicarbonate and Epsom Salts will make the water feel silky soft.

Included in the kit
  • 240g Sodium Bicarbonate
  • 120g Citric Acid
  • 120g Cornflour
  • 120g Epsom Salt
  • 15g Organic Virgin Coconut Oil
  • 3ml Geranium Rose Essential Oil
  • 5ml Lemon Essential Oil
  • x1 Bath bomb Mould
  • x1 Pipette

Rock and Ruddle Designer Hairbrush

For fashionable, on-trend hair care for mum that’s bound to ruffle her feathers this Spring, Rock & Ruddle, has just launched its brand new limited edition ‘Feathered Friends’ collection of natural bristle designer hairbrushes inspired by some of the world’s most beautiful birds.

From bright and glorious ‘Peacocks’ to hot pink ‘Flamingos’ there is something for everyone with a touch of glamour thrown in.  In addition, the cute and comical ‘Making Up’ design featuring two Jambu Fruit Doves putting on their mascara, or the magical ‘Lovebirds’ design offers a colourful and playful twist to your traditional hair styling tools.

The Feathered Friends range was designed by illustrator Clare Mackie and inspired by her book ‘A Winged Collective’.

The new Spring range will be available to order at from March 2018.  Made and designed in Britain, the brushes come in two sizes, large (£30) and travel-sized (£20).  A selection of brushes can also be personalised with a name too for an extra special touch.

Buff Neckwarmer

Make sure mum wraps up warm in the cold with the launch of the new, stylish, and functional head and neckwear collection from BUFF®, the original multifunctional headwear brand.

Renowned globally for their innovative, versatile, and fashionable designs, BUFF®’s new lifestyle range offers something for everyone, with a wide variety of head and neckwear suitable for any age or outdoor activity. Manufactured using the most advanced design technologies to ensure superior comfort and protection from the elements, BUFF®’s new collection offers an array of colourful and stylish designs to complement any outfit.

Parisian Chic Notebook and Journal

The Parisian Chic Notebook is a chic companion for work and everyday life, a place to record all important notes, ideas and inspirations. Business cards, receipts and other important slips of paper stay organized in an accordion airmail envelope.

In addition, the Parisian Chic Journal is an ideal personal diary, travel journal or keepsake, a space to record life’s precious moments and store favourite mementos. Sleek and slim, the Parisian Chic Passport slips into a purse, bag or pocket like an authentic passport; it is perfect for writing and drawing on the go.

Castelli Notebook £13.95

We all enjoy a treat and know how special it makes us feel when someone chooses to buy us a gift that has taken some thought. That is why at this time of year – when we have the perfect chance to say thank you to our Mum’s –  it’s also an ideal opportunity to choose a present that’s meaningful while adding a little luxury to their everyday lives. have just the gift which help to ensure that the favourite ladies in our lives receive something just as special as they are this Mother’s Day.

Folk It Painting Kits

These painting kits are little boxes of creativity that everyone can enjoy, whether they think of themselves as artistic or not. The starter kits contain everything mum needs to get started and learn to paint; from templates to full colour instructions, a DVD to sandpaper, everyone can open the box and create a small card and hanging heart within hours. It’s a fantastic way to relax and while away a few hours. As it is a ‘workshop in a box’ mum can enjoy a bit of down time on their own or they can get together with friends or family to paint together.
The traditional folk art painting taught in the kits is accessible to all. Anyone can master the skills with practice. The joy of Folk Art is that it was created by poorer families to be able to emulate the decorated furniture and surrounding enjoyed by the rich and to make a house a home and as a result is commonly enjoyed as a family as the skills become passed from one generation to the next – a perfect activity for Mothers Day. Available online here.

Falcon de luxe ‘Spring Garden’ 1000pc puzzle

This beautiful puzzle will keep mum busy for quite some time! Illustrated by the talented artist, Claire Comerford, she has created this beautiful illustration of a garden in Spring featuring the seasonal flowers and the young wildlife to create this detailed and colourful 1000 piece puzzle. Available online from Amazon here.

MoonRide’s Saddle Bag

This elegant messenger bag, available online here, is perfect for mums on the go. Ideal for carrying daily necessities in style, it can be hooked onto your bike for convenience.

It’s made in oiled cotton canvas to ensure protection from bad weather, plus it comes with a rain cover which has reflective details on.

This beautiful bicycle saddle bag includes a zipped pocket and padded computer compartment, plus a shoulder strap to wear as a normal bag when not attached to your bike.

Thomas Sabo Sterling Silver Cubic Zirconia Together Forever Heart Link Necklace. £99.

Give the gift of love this Mother’s Day with this elegant Thomas Sabo Cubix Zirconia Together Forever Heart Link necklace. Featuring a simple white zirconia heart intertwined into a ring engraved with the words “Together Forever”, this adorable necklace would make a great gift for your mum. Designed to represent an eternal bond between you and your loved one, this gorgeous piece is bound to put a twinkle in her eye! Available online from Thomas Sabo.

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