10 thoughtful Mother’s Day gift ideas

Mother's Day Gifts

Who is more worthy of spoiling than our dear mothers? This Mother’s Day, show her how much she means to you with the perfect gift.

Get inspired with our top 10 Mother’s Day gift ideas.

1. Her favourite flowers

Mother's Day flower bouquet
Mother’s Day gift ideas: a bouquet of flowers. (Pexels)

Whether your mother’s flowers of choice are lilies, roses or orchids, pick up a bouquet on your way visiting her this Mother’s Day. The fact that you know her personal favourite and brought it round will really show her how much you care.

2. A spa day or treatment

Mother's Day gift ideas: Spa treatment. Woman relaxing with cucumbers on eyes.
Mother’s Day gift ideas: Spa treatment. (Pexels)

Surprise your mum with a relaxing spa day or treatment. Most places will have an array of pampering options to pick from. You could pre-book the full day at the spa, with access to the pool and sauna, or book a single session for a massage, pedicure, manicure or facial. And if you’re not sure what she would most appreciate, just get her a gift voucher so she can pick for herself.

3. Boat cruise trip

Boat cruise trip in London Thames
River Thames in London. (Pexels)

Cruise along a river on a boat to enjoy the view or pair it with afternoon tea, prosecco, or even dinner on board. It will be a really enjoyable, bonding experience.

4. Chocolates

Chocolates, a nice Mother's Day gift
Box of chocolates (Egor Lyfar/Unsplash)

Chocolates are the most popular choice when choosing Mother’s Day gifts because who doesn’t love a selection for some midnight indulgence? Treat your mother to a box of delicious chocolates, truffles, or perhaps even a hamper full of heavenly delights.

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5. Theatre

Theatre (Pexels)

Book tickets to a musical for you both to enjoy together. Find out which show she’s never seen before and really wants to check out… but be discreet so it can remain a surprise.

6. Jewellery

Elegant earrings
Jewellery can make the best Mother’s Day gifts. (Pexels)

Splash out and buy your mother a beautiful necklace, ring, bracelet or earrings. Find out what her favourite stone is and whether she’s a gold, silver or white-gold kinda gal.

7. Aromatherapy products

mother's day gifts, aromatherapy products
Aromatherapy products such as oils and candles make excellent Mother’s Day gifts. (Pexels)

Get her some candles, diffusers and bath oils for some tranquillity and relaxation. You should get the fragrance she loves most, whether that’s lavender, jasmine or vanilla.

8. Bottle of champagne

Bottles of champagne

Visit her with a bottle of bubbly to drink together. But if she’s not much of a champagne person, you could pick up any other bottle of her chosen poison.

9. Perfume

Perfumes for your mum

Buy her another bottle of her signature scent. Or, if you’re feeling confident, you may get her a new perfume to see if she likes it.

10. Fine dining

Beautiful dinner

You could take her to her favourite restaurant for a delicious dinner or you could even cook for her yourself. This will cost you less and shows a greater deal of effort which she will no doubt appreciate.

So, which of these Mother’s Day gifts will you get? Whatever you choose, we’re sure your mother will love it. Next, check our the 10 best Mother’s Day cards for people who have two mothers.