March 8, 2023
Mother’s Day gifts: The things we love for mums, grandma’s and even your mother-in-law
With Mother’s Day just around the corner (Sunday 19 March), and millions of special women out there ready to be spoiled, here’s the perfect excuse (not that you need one).
From spa breaks to The Shard to personalised champers and even sustainable skincare, we’ve got you covered to make this Mother’s Day weekend one to remember.
Let’s jump right in!
A Spa Break
What a treat! Who doesn’t love a spa? Europe’s leading spa experience and booking agency Spabreaks.com offer fabulous gift vouchers which make the perfect wellness gift this Mother’s Day. With a wide range of spa experiences to choose from, your mum can tailor the gift to exactly what she wants and choose exactly how she’d like to relax.
● Price: from £16 per person
● Available here
View From The Shard and Afternoon Tea for Two
Looking out over the city from the top of The Shard in London is an experience that is unlike anything else. With sweeping views of the bustling cityscape below, you feel as though you are on top of the world. Especially as this gift experience voucher includes 4 digital photos of you and your guest at the top of The Shard to keep the momentum of your visit to this iconic building! Finish off your day by enjoying a gorgeous afternoon tea at Novotel London Bridge, a traditional English experience as you enjoy an array of sweet and savoury treats.
● Price: £115 for two people
● Available at WonderDays
Glamping Huts in Shropshire Hills
Set in one of the most dramatic locations in the West Shropshire area, this escape from reality is exactly what you need to get away from it all!
Situated on high ground overlooking the Welsh hills, the panoramic views enjoyed are a delight that can be fully appreciated from these Welsh glamping pods. The Cwt’s (Welsh for huts!) have a comfortable double bed, uniquely decorated, and have access to toilet and shower facilities, a short stroll away from the building. You’ve also got plenty of options to add to breakfast or dinner.
● Price: £125 for a one-night stay for two which includes breakfast, dinner hot tub access and alpaca feeding.
● Available at WonderDays
A Brow and Lash Experience
Book in the dream brow and lash experience for mum which includes HD brows, a 7-step treatment tailored to each individual, followed by some gorgeous lash extensions to enhance that natural beauty. Mix and match from the offerings available at lashbrowlab!
● Price: From £38
● Available at Lash+Brow Lab
Say goodbye to single-use sheet masks and hello to the first skincare collection by Genovi, a fully natural and 100% vegan range. This features Abundance Oil, Opulence Oil and the game-changing Golden Infinity Mask which can be used again and again. The silicone osculates the applied serums and oils promoting the absorption of the active ingredients and preventing them from evaporating. Indulge in the Abundance Oil daily to glow from the inside out.
Available at Genovi Beauty
Moon Moisture Drops Face Oil
After blowing up on Tiktok, Delhicious Body, as seen on BBC Dragon’s Den, launches their first facial skincare product Moon Moisture Drops. Inspired by the Ayurvedic nutritious nighttime drink Moon Milk, Moon Moisture Drops are formulated with a blend of 6 plant-based superfood oils such as Rosehip Oil, Apricot Oil and Indian Sea Buckthorn Oil to deeply nourish and regenerate skin overnight. The formulation is 100% vegan-friendly, natural and made in the UK
● Price: £14.95
● Available Delhicious Skin Food
Does mum love makeup? Look no further than the Vesta London Beauty Creme Lipstick Collection. This Crème Lipstick comes in a variety of 4 beautiful nude tones, perfect for any type of look! They also include Shea Butter, offer full coverage and are cruelty-free and vegan.
● Price: £55
● Available at Vesta London Beauty
Lash Lifting Mascara
BELLA’s hero WANDERLASH Mascara is the 30-second shortcut to instantly expensive lashes. Expect hi-fi definition, a supercharged lift, dramatic length and lavish volume with a hi-tech holistic formula that enhances the structural integrity of your lash architecture. WANDERLASH redefines eye makeup, removing the need for uncomfortable, time-consuming conventional lash lifts or frustrating falsies with an elixir that gives your lashes a dose of TLC.
● Price: £28
● Available at Bella World
menoTHRIVE by SARROSI is all-natural essential oil daily drops to help women who are affected by the myriad of symptoms the menopause causes.
Menopause is a time filled with unknowns, random symptoms at random times, embarrassment and a disconnection to our own bodies. This range of three 30ml droppers of essential oils are curated for functional properties in supporting women through different moments in the menopause. At the heart of each menoTHRIVE is Red Clover concentrate, one of nature’s wonder ingredients that offers natural support in a period of hormonal imbalance.
● Price: From £12
● Available exclusively at Amazon
Saying it with Champagne is a wonderful personalised gift concept for a mum who adores bubbles. With three Champagnes to choose from in different styles, have fun with it! The Champagne is lively with a well-balanced tangy finish thanks to extended ageing before release.
● Price: £42.37
● Available at Say it with Champers
Luxurious meditation candle
Time to treat her to a Flow, Energise or Calm Meditation candles. These are handcrafted with 100% pure essential oils, coconut and colza wax and paired with a complementary 20-minute guided meditation for the ultimate relaxation experience. They burn for 40 hours
● Price: £39.95
● Available at: Sho-Moon
Chapel Down Rosé Brut
Chapel Down Rosé Brut (12% ABV) is a multi award-winning sparkling wine made from 100% Pinot Noir grape and matured on fine lees in tank for six months before a further 18 months ageing on lees in bottle before release. With aromas of wild strawberries, lemon and shortbread, this elegant, easy-drinking rosé sparkling has a crisp, fresh palate and fine mousse. If you’re wanting to elevate your Sunday dinner, this particular offering pairs very well with roast turkey and cranberry sauce. Alternatively, why not take advantage of the reduced price and put aside as a Mother’s Day gift?
● Price: £23.99
● Available at: The Bottle Club
Written by Kaya Cheshire for Luxuria Lifestyle London and International