We’re all too familiar with the annual mother’s day stress. What to get her? Just a card? Are flowers too cliche? Finding a gift that shows exactly how much you appreciate your mum is perhaps never possible. A last-minute bottle and bouquet might do, but this year, consider finding something a little more special.
Here’s our edit of lovely long-lasting gifts for mum - things she’ll actually cherish and use for years.
Finely loomed from natural cotton, these lovely scarves are all locally grown, spun, dyed and handwoven in Lüks Linen’s family-run ateliers in Turkey. The Ekin is lightweight yet warm, in elegant grey-blue hues. Mums can never have too many scarves…
The Blunt is no ordinary brolly. With an ultra-durable design that has been tested in extreme weather conditions worldwide, get mum a practical gift she can rely on year-round!
If your mum has precious jewellery that she’s afraid to wear more than once a year, gift her these ingenious secure earring backs. Patented precision technology ensures they lock firmly in place, so there’s no need to worry about losing an earring again.
Treat mum to these pretty-in-pink pyjamas by Piglet. Did you know that linen gets softer and softer with every use? Not only that, it feels warm and cosy in winter, and fresh and cool in summer!
These award-winning reusable cups keep your drink hot for hours, and are lined with ceramic inside to ensure no funny tastes! Get your mum to banish single-use plastic from her life for good.
Find mum a gift with a story with this gorgeous Elvis & Kresse purse, made from recycled British fire hose. Handmade in Kent, it’s lined with reclaimed parachute silk, and will last for years and years.
Hand-spun to perfection using the highest-grade copper, these traditional stovetop kettles are stunning feats of craftsmanship. Take your mum’s tea game to the next level!
If your mum loves cooking with cast iron but finds it too heavy, consider treating her to a Solidteknics skillet. Designed in Australia and loved by chefs worldwide, Solidteknics pans are half the weight of cast iron and are covered by a multi-century warranty.
Make sure your mum stays cosy with this fabulous snood made from 100% organic Finnsheep wool. Hand-knitted in Finland by Myssifarmi’s team of grannies, it comes with a lifetime repair or replace warranty.
If your mum likes her coffee, get her on board the pourover coffee revolution: a simple and easy brewing process yielding fantastic results! This classic ceramic coffee dripper by Hario will become part of her morning routine.
If she’s more of a tea lover, check out this beautifully plump teapot by Loveramics. In ultra hard-wearing high-fired porcelain, this gorgeous teapot has an integrated steel infuser for the perfect cuppa. Comes in three sizes and a broad range of bright hues!
Still haven’t found that perfect gift? Pick up a Gift for Life card and let her choose her perfect present from our enormous range of high-quality, independently researched products. Any recipient would be spoiled for choice!