Mother's Day is quickly approaching and with the dreaded COVID-19 lurking around, many may opt to or even have no choice but to shop online. So why not get a bit of a head start lest you wait and have next day delivery fail? Check out some of our gift ideas below!
In the beginning was the Word! Word to John 1:1. And the word of God is a great place to start to seek His face and to give as a gift. So why not replace dear mummies bible which I'm sure is tattered because she regularly uses it right? And not as a paperweight (don't be triggered) or be triggered and grab one for yourself too, win win.
2. Veja Campo, £99, @ Arket.com
Comfortable footwear is a necessity and appropriate across the board. Whether it's the soccer mums, school run mums, mums who brunch, lunch or dine. These cool sneaks by French brand Veja are the go-to choice and if you're an active member of the sustainable fashion gang, you'll be pleased to know that Veja work directly with small producers in Brazil to produce the ecological and fair-trade shoes along with the brands accessories.
What's Mother's Day without some good chocolate? And I mean really good, like praise break and shout hallelujah type good. Stocked at Selfridges and stores in Holland Park and Notting Hill, MELT chocolates do just that, melt in your mouth and are handmade by world-class chocolatiers instore. Pop in to one of their locations to order and watch the choc squad chef it up live and gift wrap it as a treat – sweet!
Inside Aesop's reusable case, you'll find a quartet of fragrant hand and body products, designed to leave your skin feeling refreshed and hydrated. 'The Reveller' kit is part of the label's 'Of Muse and Myth' series, and pays homage to "the rhythmic and joyful muse of dance." We think mum would enjoy this one.
Taking it back to the 90's with this old-school inspired trend, we can all enjoy a slight bit of nostalgia with STAUD's 'Rey' bag. Made from glossy croc-effect leather in a structured silhouette, it's classy, spacious enough space to carry daily essentials like keys, wallet and phone, and it's one of those items you can borrow from mum. Money well spent.
Gift mummy this sweet smelling aroma by Byredo. Inspired by the flamboyance of Paris in the 1920s - and its infatuation with African culture, music and art - this Eau de Parfum blends floral Jasmine, sweet Neroli and Musk for a warm and crisp fragrance.
Celine's Sacres Couers gift box pendant makes for a great present and keepsake that that special mother will surely cherish. Sold with a single heart necklace hidden inside the functional cartridge. This is a gift that will evoke great memories in years to come.
Curated by Dara Olagbami