With Mother’s Day coming up on 10 March, it would be easy to go down the tried and tested flowers and a meal route. But there are other ways to show mum how much you care – that don’t cost a fortune.
Whether you’re buying for your own mum, or helping the kids make their mother’s day perfect – here’s our top picks to suit all price ranges
Here’s some inspiration to get you started, whether you’re buying for your own mum or helping the kids make their Mother’s Day perfect. Here are our top picks to suit all price ranges.
Best Mum toast stamp | £2.95
There’s nothing like breakfast in bed, and what better treat than (personalised) complimentary toast? Get this ‘Best Mum’ toast stamp for £2.95 plus £2.95 standard delivery.
Chicken Soup for the Mother’s Soul | £7.58
This collection of 101 short stories will make any mother feel all warm and fuzzy inside. Full of all the defining moments of motherhood (from birth to kids flying the nest), this book will bring laughter – and maybe even a few tears – to mums of all ages.
Personalised Mother’s Day recipe card |
What makes your mum special to you? Customise a recipe card with the four key ingredients that when mixed together make up the best mum ever! A unique and personal keepsake that will be treasured forever, this handmade gift will make her smile.
Cath Kidston Bluebell shower gift set 50ml | £7
The perfect gift to treat your mum to a bit of ‘me time’. As soon as she sees that beautiful Cath Kidston print on the packaging her eyes are sure to light up. This Mother’s day gift comes with free delivery and includes wild flower scented shower gel and body cream.
Photoframe clock | £10
Fill time with memories (quite literally) with this clock that doubles up as a gorgeous silver plated photoframe. You can fit in all your favourite snaps of the kids, so every time the time is checked, there will be reminders of fond memories and loved ones.
Personalised sliver plated teaspoon | £18
Mums that enjoy a good cuppa will love this personalised gift for Mother’s Day. Get your choice of words stamped on the spoon face, which can fit up to 42 characters. Select either a simple style handle or a more ornate design. £2.75 UK delivery.
All About Mum Hotel Chocolat | £12
Chocolate is always a winner – especially when it’s from Hotel Chocolat, and includes a selection of tasty truffles, pralines, caramels and more. Their sparkling collection of extra special chocs are beautifully designed, looking as good as they taste. Plus get a free gift card when you select the gifting option at checkout.
Mother’s Day wreath | £18.95
For something different this Mother’s Day, how about this handmade fabric wreath? It comes in four different colourful designs and will look great in any home. Wreaths are a traditional symbol of hope and thanks – so what better way to brighten up 10 March this year?
Contact the seller via eBay for your personalised message on the heart. Standard delivery charge of £3 applies.
Dressing gown | £12
Give a cosy cuddle to your mum this Mothering Sunday with a warm and soft spot print mid length dressing gown from Matalan that’s perfect for lounging about or a relaxing evening in. It comes with turquoise and pink spots that mums will love. A standard £3.50 delivery charge applies.
Family tree locket | £22
Keep loved ones close to the heart with this family tree locket. A beautiful and simple brass design with a hinged concertina presentation gives enough space to display four photos. It comes in a gift box too and has free UK delivery. Another great idea is to get her a cute concealed carry purse so she can be safe at all times when she leaves the house by herself.
Campanula Tea pot | £30
A delightful way to give flowers this Mother’s Day with a pretty splash of colour in this ornamental heart design teapot. The sweet blue campanula flowers will be in bloom for several weeks, and can even be transferred to outside for future enjoyment. Free delivery.
Downtown Abbey boxset series 1-3 | £29.90
Mums can sit back and relax in front of the box with the whole collection of Downton Abbey, including the Christmas special. There are 11 discs, so she can be transported to Highclere Castle for some time to come!