News — The Perfect Gift


More now than ever has it’s been so important to take the time to express your love and gratitude towards your mum – or someone like a mum to you – after what has been a tough year for all.

This year Mother’s Day falls on the 14th March and although we still won’t be able to socialise as openly as we would like to, the end is finally in sight (fingers crossed).

With lockdown still in place, to help with the tricky task of finding the perfect Mother’s Day gift, we’ve selected our top picks to pop in your basket whilst doing your essential shopping.

So whether you can celebrate in person (with a coffee or picnic in the park, just the two of you), or over a zoom or phone call, here’s some inspiration to help you show that special person how much you value everything she does.

Say it with words

A hand written note is always appreciated and with these ranges of thoughtful cards to choose from you’ll surely put a smile on her face.

WHSmith Dotty About Paper Pretty Wildflowers Wonderful Mother’s Day Card £3.00

Waitrose Giraffes Mother’s Day Card £3.00


Why not add some photos to those words by creating a sentimental gift that will last a lifetime with this memories scrapbook, sharing all the fun times you’ve had together.

WHSmith Cream Soda Purple Quilted Scrapbook £14.99

Lady of Leisure

Bring the spa to her by creating a personalised hamper with a selection of products that she can truly indulge in. This Willow Loop-Handled shopping basket from Robert Dyas is perfect to use as a hamper to make your choice of gifts look amazing (we’ve added some suggestions!), and you can add as many items as you like to suit any budget.

Robert Dyas JVL Steamed Willow Looped-Handled Fruit Shopping Basket £19.99

Holland & Barrett AromaWorks Lavender & Petitgrain Candle £13.99

Robert Dyas Hot-Pak Velour Heatpack – Pink £9.49

Holland & Barrett Psychic Sisters Rose Quartz Facial Roller £29.95

Home comforts

If a spa day is not her thing why not fill a hamper full of an array of comforts instead. Check out our top picks for a hamper that will fill her heart with joy!

Robert Dyas Floral Heart Mug £3.49

Grape Tree English Tea Shop Organic English Breakfast (20 Sachets) £2.29

Waitrose Esprit de Buganay Cotes de Provence Rose £13.49

COOK Individual Gin & Tonic Semifreddo (serves two) £3.50

Waitrose Bunched British Grown Daffodils £1.00

Grape Tree Lite Milk Chocolate £1.99

WHSmith Amaya Butterflies Glass Trinket Box £4.99

For more Mother’s Day inspiration visit our Pinterest board here.

All Prices correct at time of publishing.

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