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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

This year, Mother’s Day falls on Sunday 19th March. Whether you’re after a practical gift, something that that will make them smile or just a token gesture to show how much you care, we’ve got you covered. Take a look at our round up of gifts that are guaranteed to light up the face of the mother in your life…

L’OCCITANE Give Back Hand Cream Trio

A fantastic gift that truly gives back to women is this stunning gift set from L’occitane (pronounced Lox-ee-tan!) Strengthening the brand’s commitment to Empowering Women, they have collaborated with Women’s Aid for International Women’s Day with £2 from every sale of this gorgeous trio hand set donated to the charity. Priced £22.50 from L’occitane

Sea Change Prosecco

Hailing from the picturesque Veneto region of North-Eastern Italy, this bottle of fizz features a hint of red fruit vibrancy for a soft, light taste balancing fruity floral notes with a fresh acidity. The stunning starfish label, hand drawn to demonstrate the impact of plastic pollution, makes the bottle even more special. Priced £13.99 from Sea Change Wines

Simba Weighted blanket

Give the gift of sleep with this weighted blanket that is like a constant cuddle throughout the night keeping you warn and snug in bed.  Providing a sense of comfort and security, this thick chunky blanket is proven to guarantee a better night sleep. Priced £169 from Simba.

ghd Duet Style 2-in-1 Hot Air Styler

Brand new from haircare legends, ghd, is the brands styler that takes hair from wet to styled with one simple tool while guaranteeing no damage to hair. Using a unique Airfusion technology, the wand’s styling plates has the ability to straighten and smooth hair in super quick time making it feel salon-quality. Priced £379 from ghd.

Milk Chocolate Praline Hearts Gift Box

Nothing says ‘I Love You’ in the same way as chocolates and this delectable selection of chocolate heart-shaped pralines is a beautiful way to say just that! Presented in a stylish gift box, each heart treat is filled with a creamy, crispy hazelnut praline.  Priced £25 from Farhi

Forward after 50 

Sometimes there’s nothing more delightful than getting stuck into a great book and this one is all about regaining the power and changing mind-set for those aged fifty and beyond. This book doesn’t hold back and delves into all the opportunities available for the over fifties reminding women to embrace the ageing process and everything that comes with it. Priced  £12.99 from Amazon

Macdonald Weekday Perfect Treat Spa Day

Go all out with this treat that for a few moments in time provides the idyllic form of escapism. Redeemable at Macdonald’s Spa hotels nationwide ranging from country retreats to slick city properties, each property boasts stunning modern spa facilities with hydrotherapy pools, steam rooms, saunas and treatment rooms. This voucher welcomes two people to enjoy the luxurious facilities, a sumptuous afternoon tea for two before finishing the day with a 55-minute ELEMIS spa treatment, absolute bliss! Priced £198 from Red Letter Days.

Polarn O. Pyret Original Stripe PJs

Available in an array of gorgeous spring time colourways, as well as the brands original shades of red, grey and navy, there is something for everyone with these iconic striped PJs. Made from the softest GOTS organic cotton, mama’s can even twin with their little ones aged up to 12 years for that extra special touch! Priced from £25 from Polarn O. Pyret

Moment of Calm Giftbox

This cube of perfection features Bird and Blend’s most wholesome teas to set you up for the best start to the day.  The gift box includes Deep Breaths soothing & cleansing blend, tasty Peppy Mint with whole leaves and blue cornflowers, Dozy Girl which is nicknamed ‘the Parent’s Little Helper’ and ‘The Chillaxer,’ plus, Deckchair dreaming…with its calming blend of chamomile and hints of crisp apple. Priced £24 from Bird and Blend

One4all Gift Card

The One4all Gift Card gives the lucky mum in your life the gift of choice.  A pre loaded card can be used to shop in-store as they wish with it redeemable at over 55,000 stores across the UK and online.  Catering to all budgets, the One4all Gift Card can be loaded with anything from £10 to £120, meaning you can solo gift or club together with any siblings. Visit One4All

On THE ROGER Advantage trainers

Created in collaboration with tennis ace, Roger Federer, these lightweight trainers feature On’s unique Cloudtec innovation for a super soft cushioning making them great for the every day wear. Perfect for busy mums, they provide a strong level of support thanks to a solid structure and supportive sole, while being lightweight and responsive to quick movement. In addition to providing a spring in your step, the aesthetic ensures Mum will look stylish whether she’s slipping them on for the school run or dressing them up for a special Mother’s Day luncheon. Priced £130 from On Running.

Conker Spirit Port Barrel Gin

If all else fails then a bottle of sprit always impresses. This year we picked out this port barrel gin, a mashup of two distinct spirits thanks to the resting process that sees the gin spending time in Port barrels for that warm and fruity twist. Best enjoyed over ice, or perhaps concocted into a cocktail, it’s a conversation starter for sure! Priced £49.95 from Master of Malt.

Cocoonzzzz Pillowcase Eye Mask Bundle

For the epitome of luxury sleep, Belledorm bed linen offers the perfect solution with the silk duo eye mask and pillow case sets. Sleep experts and beauticians have found that silk eye masks boost melatonin to help you relax promoting a better sleep, and both the mask and pillow case provide added care for your skin and face throughout the night so it’s a win win!  Available in a range of prints and colours to suit every bedroom, priced from £45.36 from Belledorm