Mother’s Day 2021: Gift guide
Prepare to shop for the most important woman in your life: we have scoured the high street to find a range of stylish and thoughtful gifts to show your appreciation this Mother’s Day.
Nespresso’s VertuoPlus coffee machine combines the brand’s Centrifusion technology and intelligent barcode scanning to brew the perfect cup of coffee. The one-touch system is able to produce five cup sizes, all topped with Nespresso’s signature – and unrivalled – crema.
Sass & Belle’s rustic jewellery box embraces the ever-popular rattan trend. Incorporating two large and four small compartments, this chic yet affordable design is completed with weaved borders and a glass window.
Give mum the gift of a good night’s sleep with this award-winning pillow spray from This Works. The heavenly lavender, camomile and vetivert fragrance is proven to calm both mind and body, permitting a peaceful slumber.
Any bookworm will appreciate Debbi Marco’s latest hardback, The Power of Kindness, which shares uplifting acts of kindness during the pandemic. From schools that worked together on manufacturing face masks for care homes to the postman who donned fancy dress to bring a smile to his community, this book proves that love and compassion prevail.
A statement throw instantly elevates any living space, and this design from FatFace would definitely do the trick. Featuring colourful hand-dyed yarns, running through a soft chenille base, it will also keep mum cosy on a chilly evening.
Make Mother’s Day a memorable occasion with this cocktail gift box by Maison Mumm Champagne, made in partnership with Create Cocktails. The enticing package includes everything you need to craft four delicious cocktails in the comfort of your own home.
The PMD Clean Pro RQ breaks down dirt and oil from within pores at 7,000 vibrations per minute, while lifting and toning the skin. But that’s not all; the rose quartz stone, on the reverse side, enables deeper absorption of serums and moisturisers.William Morris bag charm, £8.50, V&A Museum
This darling recycled leather bag charm is adorned with William Morris’ lush Leicester wallpaper print. It’s available to buy from the V&A’s online shop, along with equally attractive alphabet letters.
The I-Prep tablet stand is ideal for those who like to follow online recipes while cooking. Not only does it hold tablets at an easy-to-read angle, but this nifty device also includes a stylus to avoid sticky fingers touching the screen.
This versatile tray would make a great home accessory. Printed with the Strawberry Thief illustration from Morris and Co, it could be used as a decorative piece or saved for serving snacks and drinks at a get-together.
Show your support for independent brands by purchasing this unique lampshade from Bloomsbury Revisited. The company specialises in hand-painted shades and stands, and has a range of characterful designs to suit every taste. The charming Cyclamen style (pictured) is our personal favourite.
Bagpad’s cushions are essential for keeping handbags in their original shape. With an array of luxe velvet and faux fur finishes available, as well as a made-to-measure service, this brand is a real game-changer.
Katie Loxton’s Mum in a Million reed diffuser is the gift that keeps on giving. Beautifully designed with gold accents, it has a delightful grapefruit and pink peony fragrance that will brighten every day.
Coastal Juniper is a deliciously refreshing non-alcoholic tipple, created in Devon. The distinctive marine blue bottles are presented in a branded recycled cardboard box, and come with serving instructions. To enjoy as a Sea & T, simply pour over ice with a squeeze of citrus.
This mouth-watering macaron selection box from Laduree is certain to go down a treat. Created in 1862, the French luxury bakery is renowned for its double-decker macarons – 15,000 are sold each day.
Amazon’s best-selling Echo Dot speaker has been given a refreshing makeover. The new spherical design is stylish and compact, yet packs in a powerful 1.6 inch speaker to produce crisp vocals and a balanced bass. Thanks to its effortless voice control, hands-free calling and flashy LED display, this device is guaranteed to be gladly received.
Let us introduce you to the perfect partner for a relaxed night in: Dunelm’s teddy hoodie. This unisex design is available in a variety of colourways, so there’s a style to suit every member of the family.