Mother’s Day Gift Ideas to Say Thanks
Mother’s Day is a day to celebrate mothers of all kinds; mothers to one or many, grandmothers, mothers-in-law, relatives or guardians- any woman that plays the role of mum! It’s a day to recognise these wonderful superheroes.
She is my first, great love. She was a wonderful, rare woman–you do not know; as strong, and steadfast, and generous as the sun.”
D.H. LAWRENCE- Novelist
It goes without saying that motherhood is one of the toughest jobs there is, whose reward lies within itself. Who can quantify what mothers give up for the sake of their children? Their jobs, physical appearance, sleep, peace and quiet material joys, and even their lives if it comes to.
“I think in a lot of ways unconditional love is a myth. My mom’s the only reason I know it’s a real thing.”
CONOR OBERST- Singer-Songwriter
It’s a wonderful privilege to be able to celebrate the wonderful women in our lives, and a great responsibility too. Rewarding as it, all the hard work and sacrifices moms all over the world make for their families could never be repaid. But to every mum, it’s golden to hear the words ‘Thanks mum, we love and appreciate you’. It’s simply the best payment we could ever ask for. This year make mum feel especially appreciated with these gift ideas.
1. Gifts that help Start Her Day Right
Start the day right! Serve mum a delicious brekky with stunning table ware from Stem Online. With all items featuring bold, beautiful designs they’re sure to brighten her day any time they’re in use. Items are dishwasher, microwave and freezer safe. Mix and match pieces from the wide range of items in the Marimekko Home Range.
2. A Well-Dressed Coffee Table
The coffee table is an essential multi-functional piece in the home. It plays many vital roles including display, resting of items, as an accent furniture piece, work station, among others. A well-styled coffee table creates a welcoming and homey feel for guests and makes it a lovely spot to gather around. Refresh mum’s coffee table with new/additional decor items; essential pieces like books and decor that add style and enjoyment to her special area.
A good book on your table not only plays the role of decor but is a great conversation starter. A few good reads to consider for mum’s table are
- Grace for Mothers available on Booktopia 2. She by Kate Spade available on Book Depository 3. Becoming by Michelle Obama available at Target.
Add colour and softness to the coffee table decor with glass vases, flowers or greenery.
Shop great Mother’s Day deals on vases at Bed Bath and Beyond.
- Morrocan Clear Bottle Vase by Morgan and Finch. 2. Chalky Vase and Tealight Set by Morgan and Finch, 3. Menu Folded Vase from Stem Online
- 4. Pinched Bowl in Teal by Morgan and Finch.
3. The Footstool
I’m so in love with this gorgeous footstool from Temple and Webster! A special footstool that begs mum to put her feet up, for a moment. This irresistible footstool doubles as a side stool when needed. Go neutral to coordinate with other existent decor or choose bolder colours for accents.
4. Indulgent Scents and Textures
Put together a hamper of indulgent scents and textures for mum. Shop the Mother’s Day gift range from GlassHouse Frangrances.
- Rose and Blossom Candle from GlassHouse Fragrances 2. Manhattan Diffuser in Little Black Dress from GlassHouse Frangrances 3. Mercer+ Reid Ultrasoft Bathrobe from Adairs 4. Oahu Body Bar Ilima Milk and Honey from GlassHouse Fragrances
5. Wall Art that Tugs the Heartstrings
Get creative with personalised art for mum’s walls. Create a gallery wall with photos and framed prints of mum’s favourite poems or quotes. Visit Snapfish for multiple sized gallery wall photo prints . Or for that super special memento that’ll warm mum’s heart for all time, present her with a poem or lovely words from the kids/grand-kids. Once more, this can be printed and displayed in a large art frame. For a wide range of options to create stunning graphics or word art in various sizes visit Canva.com or Etsy.
Get a whole new decor for Mum. Let us Help!
For the month of May take advantage of our 25% Mother’s Day promo to get a new decor theme for mum, or anyone special. Discounts cut across all our decor packages . Read more here and contact us to see how you can take advantage of this special offer.
“All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother“
ABRAHAM LINCOLN- 16th President of the US
Happy Mother’s Day to all the wonderful mums out there. Enjoy your special day xx.