Mothers Day 2018 Gift Guide


Mothers day is falling early this year with it only a week away now (Sunday 11th) we need to make sure we are prepared. I thought there would be no time like the present to share with you some wonderful gift ideas that are out there. The great thing is that I have catered for all budgets. So if you are on a limited budget or want to splurge a little than I'm here to give you a helping hand.

So here is my gift list for 2018...

Mothers Day Cards | Hallmark | price varies

When it comes to cards Hallmark always have gorgeous designs no matter the occasion. With favourite characters such as Mini mouse and forever friends to monochrome with gold touches you will find a perfect card. Not only do they have cards for mum's but also grandma/Nan and for step mums too.

Square prints | Printiki | £5.50 for 20 Prints

Photos are always a popular gift no matter the occasion. It's very rare these days that people actually print out photos. So a great gift idea from Printiki is to get some prints done. I love the 4x4 square prints as you can do many things with them such as pop them in photoframes or even make your own scrapbook as a gift.

I  AM cards| Mindful life Journeys| £11.99

Mindfulness and selfcare is popular at the moment and something I am focusing more on at the moment. The I AM cards are a pack of 44 cards designed to bring forward a positive truth about whom you are because sometimes we need reminders. The word you choose could be an instant answer, an affirmation in times of need, insight into a situation or inspiration to take action now or sometime in the future.  You can use them as often as u wish, simply shuffle and choose a card at random.

 Block clipboard frame| Red Candy | Small £12, Medium £15, Large £24

Available in 6 different colours these Block clipboard frames are ideal for holding changeable content such as to do lists and business cards. or if like me you can use them for photos and  motivational prints.Each of these minimalist frames comes with a bulldog clip, and is magnetic, adding extra versatility for crafting a creative mood board. The Large size also comes with a handy circular magnet.

Umbra Prisma Jewellery Tray| Red Candy | £15

The Umbra Prisma Jewellery Tray is the perfect gift for mum's to stylishly present their jewellery This sculptural design is ideal for keeping all of your Mum's favourite jewellery safe, whilst adding an eye-catching feature to 
dressing table at the same time!

Custom T-Shirts | Printsome | price varies

Why not treat your Mum this mother's day to a custom t-shirt from Printsome. Whether you go for your mum's favourite quote or some other design Printsome have high quality tops and also  jumpers, hoodies, vest tops and more. They are available in a wide range of colours too so check them out today.

My Baby Touch Copper Frame | Baby art

The Baby Art My Baby Touch Rounded Frame is a special way to create a lovely keepsake of this very special time of life with a picture and the print of your baby's hand or foot. The all new copper frames are super stylish and make a perfect gift for new mums.

Magic box | Baby art

The magic box from Baby Art is an ideal souvenir of baby's little hands or feet to cherish forever in a gorgous floral keepsake box. 

Embroidery Hoop kit | Crafters Companion| £9.95 

If you are looking for a gift for creative Mum's than this  Embroidery Hoop kit provides you with all the bits and pieces you need to create a lovely new decoration for your favourite space. Just choose a letter and stitch away!

Kit includes:
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • A-Z pattern sheet
  • Embroidery hoop
  • Embroidery thread
  • Plastic needle
  • Cotton fabric
  • Nanishing pen
  • Pink ribbon
  • Silver glitter ribbon
  • Buttons

Clasp Purse kit | Crafters Companion| £14.95 

Another creative gift is the Clasp purse kit. The kit contains everything needed as follows:

Lovely 100% cotton polka dot fabric & floral fabric
Cotton thread on a wooden spool
A needle
A beautiful bobble clasp
Some twine for you to finish your purse

Rose Gold Perfume | Monsoon £24.00 30ml, £28.50 50ml, £35 100ml

 Rose Gold is a  sophisticated scent that opens with juicy top notes of citrus, rich floral heart notes and decadent woods which combine to create a feminine and sensual scent. Sparking notes of lemoncombine with a soft fruity accord and hints of fresh mandarin creating a beautiful, rich aroma. Opulent velvety rosecombines with heady tuberose, neroli and cyclamen. The fragrance combines rich vanilla, musk and amber notes to give it a truly unforgettable signature.

Sleep Essentials | Feather & Down | Prices Vary

Made in England, the Feather & Down collection features bath, body and home fragrance products, that are specially created to encourage a restful night’s sleep with carefully blended Feather and Down sleep fragrance of lavender and calomile. The products make a perfect gift for mothers day to help encourage a restful nights sleep as lets be honest us Mums more than deserve it. 

Women's check lounge pants |Jockey| £30

These gorgeous dark iris check lounge pants are ideal for everyday wear and Mums this mothers day will love these for days at home when you just don't need to go out. They are great quality and great fit. I in particular love the cuffed bottoms of the legs.

Personalised Bear Poster | Hello Moon | From £16

This gorgeous and fun, watercolour bear family print will make a great gift. Personalise the top of the print with your family name, then add each family member's name beneath the corresponding bear! Available in options for 3,4,5 and 6 bears. Posters are printed on a premium 250gsm silk poster paper, and are available in a range of sizes. You can even have it framed to make it the perfect personalised gift this Mothers Day.

Personalised wrist watch | GiftsOnline4U | £59.99

Still struggling to find the perfect gift? If you are able to splurge on your Mum/Nan why not buy her  a gorgeous personalised watch from GiftsOnline4U? Instead of just a regular wristwatch you will have a gift with a special message and meaning. You can find many more of their engraved watches online to find the design that's perfect for her. From experience personalised gifts go a long way and stand out from the crowd making the recipient feel that lovely warm feeling inside. Personalised gifts are also great as you won't have to worry about getting the same gift as someone else or worrying that your gift will be just chucked in a drawer or worse the bin.

Under the Novanu London brand, this is a new personalised watch label that is exclusive to GiftsOnline4U. There are 4 different finishes and for my Mum I chose the white marble effect watch face. Engraved and manufactured in their workshop you can personalise the dial of the watch with your text and have your engraved special message on the back.  I chose for my mums watch to be a gift from my son Blake and to have no personalisation on the face but have a sweet engraved message on the back " For my amazing and wonderful Nanny lots of love Blake". I know that my mum will love it and cherish it for years to come as its such a perfect gift from her Grandson.If a personalised watch isn't a suitable gift for your Mum than why not check out their other engraved gifts for her.

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  1. Oh I really love the embroidery hoop! It's something I've been wanting to try so it would make the perfect gift for me :)

  2. Some lovely Mother's Day gift ideas! I think the magic box is such a lovely idea if you've got a newborn! xo

  3. Some fab gifts here I especially love the I Am cards and the jewellery tray which is such a great idea rather than flinging my jewellery all over my dresser!

  4. I think my mum would love that jewelry tray - it is exactly her aesthetic :)

  5. That baby art magic box is gorgeous and cute...I think that would be a perfect gift for my friend who is a mum to be when the time comes

  6. What gorgeous gift ideas! I love that personalised bear poster, I really want one of our family!!

  7. i think something personalised, like the photos or watch, always works well for my mum. Lovely choices x

  8. I've got a dressing table for the first time and I would love that jewellery tray to go on it, it's perfect!

  9. So many great idea's here! I love the bear print its adorable and you can never go wrong with a beautiful perfume! x

  10. So many things to love in this gift guide! I would get some of these items for myself, lol! I think the cards are lovely. My favorite is that copper frame.

  11. what a great selection of gifts, I love the personalised print and jewellery box x

  12. Now I never knew Monsoon did perfume.....will have to go in and try it

  13. My mum loves that Monsoon perfume and I absolutely love the jewellery tray for myself x

  14. That jewellery tray is stunning and i think i need to go buy that for myself now.What a great selection of items for mothers day :)

  15. These are all some great ideas to give mum or gradmum to make them feel that much more appreciated and special. Loving your list and I am going to bookmark some of the items.

  16. Angela Ricardo Bethea8 March 2018 at 12:37

    These are some lovely Mother's Day gift ideas. I will definitely check those cards. Looks very lovely.

  17. That personalised bear poster is so cute! I love the items you've chosen for your gift guide

  18. Such lovely ideas, I love personalised gifts and often choose those over anything.

  19. I want those lounge pants! My goodness they look so comfy! Love that magic box too, such a cute idea.

  20. Oh these are all really lovely - I love the I am cards!!

  21. That Monsoon perfume is amazing. I wear it almost everyday.

  22. So many great gift ideas! I hope you have a wonderful mothers day yourself. x

  23. I love the personalized bear poster, I think it's adorable and it's perfect for Mother's Day gift. Every woman puts her family on the first place and this poster can only make her happy!

  24. So many lovely gift ideas, but like the idea of the mindful cards and you can never go wrong with fragrance x

  25. I would like to try the Monsoon perfume and could do with some new pyjamas (just in case my kids read this)

  26. Lovely pieces for Mother's Day. The watch is really pretty

  27. So many amazing options for my mommy! She would love that perfume so much! Thank you for the suggestions!

  28. There's some really lovely ideas here. I really hope that my clan haven't forgot Mother's Day. I'd be very happy if I received something off this list

  29. I might have to get the lounge pants myself.i like pjs that do not ride up the leg