From luxury pamper packages to fashion-forward accessories, consult our shopping guide for Mother’s Day gift ideas for all types of mums.
Whether you’re shopping for a first-time mum or want to give your partner a nudge in the right direction when it comes to Mother’s Day gift ideas, we’ve compiled the ultimate round-up of presents for the wonderful women raising children.
The big day is creeping up, but those of you yet to source the perfect gift, don’t panic, there’s still time to pull it out the bag. From virtual experiences to pamper packages, personalised gifts to flower deliveries, we’ve got everything you need to make sure this Mother’s Day is the best ever.
When is Mother’s Day 2023?
This year Mother’s Day is on Sunday 19th March 2023. Each year Mother’s Day is held on the fourth Sunday of Lent, which is always three weeks before Easter.
Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day 2023
Mother’s Day Gifts for Mums in Need of Some Pampering
Mother’s Day is all about showing appreciation for the mother figures in our lives and what better way than with a bit of TLC?
If you’re angling for some downtime, point someone in the direction of these luxurious gift sets, candles and robes, or go all out and book a spa retreat. Or, better still, just splash out and treat yourself!
Spa Break & Afternoon Tea, from £45
Spoil mum – or yourself – on Mother’s Day with a range of experiences at The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa in Bath, a gorgeous spa hotel. There’s everything from afternoon tea and spa day packages to indulgent over night stays, perfect alongside lunch in the tranquil Taittinger Spa Garden and a walk in the hotel’s beautiful gardens.
Victoria Cator Candle, from £65
Scented candles exude ultimate relaxation and are always a well-received Mother’s Day gift. Victoria Cator’s opulent Reine de la Nuit, Cala Grande or Chez Bagettelle’s heady sandalwood notes are guaranteed to go down a treat this Mothering Sunday.
The White Company Snuggle Robe, £60
There’s nothing quite like the feeling of swanning around a luxury spa, sipping in cucumber water, dressed in an over-sized, fluffy robe. Who says you can’t pull this look off at-home? This thoughtful The White Company Mother’s Day gift comes beautiful gift-wrapped, too.
Le Colonel Luxury Sleep Mask, £56
Luxury French brand Le Colonel has released a new line of sleep masks perfect for Mother’s Day to help mums get the sleep they need in beautiful silk. We love this birds and strawberry pattern.
Luxury Pyjama Set, Fable & Eve, £85
We love Fable & Eve London-themed pyjama sets to spoil a loved one in your life this Mother’s Day. Comes luxury gift-wrapped to put a smile on any mumma’s face.
OLVERUM Body and Bath Oils, from £39.50
Treat the mums in your life to rejuvenated, silky soft skin this Mother’s Day with Olverum’s iconic bath oil beloved by celebrities and the Royal Family and their luxurious body oils.
Spa Treatment at The Berkeley Hotel, London, from £160
The ideal way to spoil the most important lady in your life this Mother’s Day, the all-natural skincare brand MOSS of the Isles will offer an exclusive range of body treatments at the five-star Knightsbridge hotel’s Bamford Wellness Spa between March and May.
Ranging from a 60-minute ‘Warm Element’ lymphatic drainage massage and body brush to a spoiling 90-minute ‘Moss Signature Face and Body Wellness Experience’, the treatments incorporate the healing properties of plant extracts – the perfect treat to pamper mum.
Pregnancy-Safe Massage at Bokeh Spa by Montcalm East, London
Treat the mum-to-be with a full-body massage without the need to lie on their tummy. The specially trained therapists at Bokeh Spa by Montcalm East in Shoreditch know exactly how to make mum and bump feel comfortable and relaxed!
Mother’s Day Gifts for New Mums and Mums-to-be
If your shopping for a new mum or one with a little one on the way, it’s likely they’ve already got a long list of newborn essentials and mummy must-haves waiting at the ready, and we’d bet these top buys are top of the list.
Nuna Diaper Bag, £140
This nappy bag is the perfect gift for new mums – it won’t cramp your style and can be styled any way you need it in a moment’s notice. While it’s discreet and sleek on the outside, expect every personal and parenting necessity on the inside.
Bloomsbury Mill Hello Mummy Gift Box, £54.99
Hello Mummy Gift Box from Bloomsbury Mill contains a selection of 100% organic cotton essentials – including swaddles, blankets and a sleeping bag – which are super soft and will be loved by mums and babies.
If Only If Pandora Nightie, £120
If you know a pregnant mum-to-be about to give birth, why not gift a nightdress to add a little luxury to their hospital bag? Loved by Millie Mackintosh who wore If Only If’s Pandora nightie to announce the arrival of her second daughter, this full length nightdress has delicate pale pink or pale blue scallop edging and is made from cotton cambric.
Elvie Breast Pump, from £269
Elvie’s iconic breast pumps are a wonderful gift for any new mum. Alongside the original Breast Pump (£269), there’s also the Elvie Curve, £49.99 (silicon pump for natural suction) and the Elvie Catch, £29.99 (slip-proof milk collection cups) – wearable, hands-free products to catch every drop of that precious milk.
Nanit Pro Camera with Wall Mount, £299
While, unfortunately, there isn’t a magic wand or miracle spell to help babies sleep through the night, you can give gift of peace of mind (and an attempt at a worry-free night’s sleep) thanks to the Nanit Pro baby monitor. With sleep tracking, personalised tips help you get more sleep, and a built-in digital baby book to capture all your little one’s best moments along the way.
DforDoula DforD Gown, £189
The DforD Gown is he gift that keeps on giving, through pregnancy, labour and way beyond. Created by expert Doula and Midwife, Dionne Goldson, the maternity gown has been thoughtfully designed for use in pregnancy and birth encouraging the importance of skin-to-skin contact and easy access breastfeeding, from those very first moments with your baby, and way beyond.
Unlike traditional hospital gowns, the versatile DforD Gown can also be repurposed into a beach cover up or dress, showing the sustainability of the product too!
The Bump Plan Postnatal Membership, £35 per month
Looking after a baby can be stressful, and finding the time to prioritise your recovery is challenging. What better gift this Mother’s Day than The Bump Plan Postnatal, where postnatal fitness expert, Hollie Grant, will guide you safely through a holistic recovery, education and fitness plan, leaving you to feel empowered, strong, and capable of dealing with anything parenthood throws your way!
Whether vaginal birth or caesarean, The Bump Plan has a postnatal phase to suit your circumstances from day one. The plan includes an industry accredited educational resources library filled with videos and articles to inform your postnatal exercise plan and support your ongoing journey as a mother.
Melted Flames Pregnant Torso Candle, £10
The gorgeous Pregnant Torso candle by Melted Flames celebrates the pregnant female body and her growing baby bump. Bold and beautiful, she is definitely too special to burn! A wonderful gift for a pregnant mumma-to-be.
Personalised Mother’s Day Gifts for Mums
You can’t go wrong with a sentimental pressie for Mum, whether that’s a handprint from baby on a vase or personalised jewellery. These are our favourite extra-special options.
Dinky Artist Sweatshirt, £40 & Vase, from £25
Dinky Artist is a small business where you can cherish and celebrate your children’s artwork, their handprints or their first scribbles or the first time they draw a person or write their name.
We love their gorgeously soft women’s sweatshirt that makes a perfect gift when personalised with a child’s drawing, as well as their ceramic vases to brighten up any room with a child’s drawing or hand/foot prints.
CEWE Personalised Photo Book, from £20.99
This Mother’s Day, go the extra mile to show her just how much she means to you by choosing a unique and personalised gift like this CEWE personalised photo book to celebrate treasured memories.
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: Subscription Boxes
The gift that keeps on giving. These mum-focussed subscription boxes will not only bring a smile to a special lady’s face come Mothering Sunday, but each month after.
dearbump Subscription Box, from £30
Supports mothers from bump to baby and beyond, with celebrity fans including reality star and fitness entrepreneur Lucy Meckenleburgh, each dearbump box contains a timely selection of luxury products such as massage oils, pregnancy teas, sleep sprays and skin and hair treatments to help with anything from morning sickness and prenatal stress to unruly skin and stretch marks.
Oh Mumma Subscription Box, from £26
A luxury beauty and lifestyle box designed specifically for mums and mums-to-be. Each box contains 5-7 products for mum and a little something your little one, too. All products are tried, tested and recommended by mums, as we all know mum knows best.
Skincare Mother’s Day Gifts for Mums
It’s no secret being a mum is a full-time job in itself. While you probably wouldn’t swap it for the world, the sleepless nights and running around after little ones can take its toll on your skin. Treat the mums in your life (or opt for some self-indulgence) with some luxurious skincare this Mother’s Day.
Elemis Pro-Collagen Rose Cleansing Balm, £46
The Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm is perfect to soothe and hydrate skin leaving it smooth and radiant.
NEOM Organics Perfect Night’s Sleep Body Oil, £30.60
Treat them to ultimate indulgence with this body oil that improves skin elasticity, supports and nourishes all skin conditions to provide high levels of hydration to dry skin.
Mother’s Day Jewellery Gifts for Mums
This beautiful, personal jewellery is sure to brighten up even the busiest of mums’ days.
Dainty London Silver Stork Necklace, from £65
Inspired by the fairy tale of storks delivering new bundles of joy to expectant parents, this beautiful handcrafted stork pendant is a delicate and graceful representation of maternal love and can be personalised with silver tabs embossed with children’s initials. Also comes in gold.
Merci Maman Personalised Gemstone Necklace, £139
Specialising in trend-focussed, personalised jewellery Merci Maman is a brand with mums in mind (the name literally means ‘thank you mummy’ in French). Having built up a long list of celebrity fans, including The Duchess of Cambridge, each piece of jewellery not only tells a unique story but completes a fashion-forward look for style conscious mummas. We’re huge fans of the pop of pink colour of the personalised Gemstone necklace.
Ivy & Gold MAMA Bracelet, £37
With MAMA being the most popular word picked for Ivy & Gold personalisation, they have made these ready to ship bracelets for a quick and easy order. Choose from gold or silver beads.
Mother’s Day Gifts: A Little Something
If you’re just looking for a little something to show you care, these special gifts will put a smile on any mumma’s face.
Emma Bridgewater Mummy Mug, £22
Emma Bridgewater’s classic mugs make a beautiful gift for a mum or mother figure in your life. Offered in several different designs to suit every mum, and in a gorgeous gift box, this a beautiful little gesture on the big day.
Create Gift Love Personalised Child’s Handwriting Leather Keyring, £21
We think this unique personalised keyring is an adorable keepsake. It can be printed with your child’s handwriting, perfect for capturing a special moment in time. Each keyring is secured with solid brass fixings, and the leather keyring can be popped open to reveal your special message.
Matching Baby & Nursing Sweatshirt, £69
This Mummy & Me outfit is an adorable gift for Mother’s Day. In a soft cotton blend, they are easy on sensitive skin and feature handy poppers that drop down at the shoulder for easy nursing and a a clever modesty panel keeps you covered while you feed.
Jem + Bea Baby Changing Backpack, £150
This chic baby changing bag from Jem + Bea is the perfect gift for style-conscious mums heading out with a little one in tow.
Stoov Homey Electric Water Bottle, £74.95
All mums deserve a little extra TLC, so a warming cosy hug from the Homey, the electrical heating bottle with infrared technology and rechargeable battery from Stoov, is just what you need for mum this year. This product will give mum all the comfort and warmth of a classic hot water bottle, without the added task of heating the kettle, and the constant worry of hot water leaking.
Mother’s Day Foodie Gifts for Mums
Food delivery services or subscriptions are perfect to give new mums a break from cooking this Mother’s Day.
Cartwright & Butler Breakfast in Bed Hamper, £55
Pots for Tots Gift Card or Subscription, from £38
The perfect gift for new mums this Mother’s Day, Pots for Tots delivers healthy baby and toddler meals to busy parents in little recyclable pots with gift card and subscription options. The gift card or meal subscription starts at £38 and includes eight meals plus delivery – an ideal present for family members and friends to give mums.
Honeywell Bakes Mum Watercolour Biscuits, £20
Give mum a tasty and sentimental treat this Mother’s Day with these beautiful vanilla biscuits by Honeywell Bakes, finished with fondant icing and hand-painted edible watercolour decoration.
The Best Flower Delivery Services for Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts
If you can’t see your loved one this Mother’s Day, these fabulous flower delivery services will allow you to let all the wonderful mums in your life know just how much you appreciate them.
Bloom & Wild
From their signature Letterbox Flowers to extravagant bouquets with champagne and chocolate gifts, Bloom & Wild have curated a gorgeous Mother’s Day edit boasting pastel roses, bright and fluffy carnations galore.
Marks & Spencer’s Flowers
Spoil your mum or mum friends with M&S’ premium Collection arrangements this Mother’s Day. To make it all extra special you can pair the luxury blooms with champagne or truffles and with free nominated day delivery, ensure your sweet-smelling gesture arrives at the perfect moment.
Beards & Daisies Pink Hydrangea & Pink Mini Lanson Gift Set, £57
What better time to celebrate someone special than Mother’s Day? This pretty pink Hydrangea is sure to brighten her day, and it comes homed in a perfectly-fitting, speckled ceramic pot alongside a mini bottle of Pink Lanson Champagne (20cl).
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For the floral gift that keeps on giving, why not sign your loved one up to Freddie’s Flowers, the weekly flower delivery service sending out boxes bursting with fresh flowers. Each week Freddie chooses the best flowers of the season and puts together a beautiful bunch for you to arrange at home (he even includes a handy note with flower arranging tips).
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