Best Mother’s Day gifts 2023, from hampers to unique experiences
Mother's Day is fast approaching (19 March) and if the mum or maternal figure in your life needs a little thank you for everything they do, we've got you covered.
From treats to help busy mums relax to presents to help a green-fingered grandmother prepare the garden, we've got gift ideas for every budget, with prices ranging from £7 to £100.
We've hand-selected our favourite gifts to help steer you in the right direction, ranging from Prosecco and chocolate gift sets (which always go down well) to beauty buys, loungewear sets and more.
And if you're still stuck, Marks & Spencer's Belle Rose Abundance Bouquet, £25, is sure to be well received.
Best Mother’s Day gifts 2023
Calendar of seeds | £48 from Marks & Spencer
Containing 24 seed packets, from lavender to cosmos, plus everything you need to get started on planting them, this seed calendar is the perfect gift for a garden-lover. Spring is the ideal time to gift such an outdoorsy present, kickstarting the new season with some fresh seeds.
Prosecco & Salted Caramel Chocolates | £20 from Marks & Spencer
Why not raise a Prosecco-filled glass to the mum or mother figure in your life? Complete with a selection of salted caramel chocolates, you can't go wrong with this thoughtful gift.
Electronic Diffuser | £70 from The White Company
If you're forever telling your mum to slow down or take a break, this electronic diffuser might help. Scenting your space in minutes, the diffuser can be used with The White Company's signature fragrance oils. The beautiful ceramic design is enough to relax you just by looking at it.
Find Me a Gift Voucher | £59 from Boots
If you'd rather let your mum pick her present this year, a gift voucher is a great option. This voucher entitles the recipient to an unforgettable experience of her choosing, from a sightseeing tour to an afternoon tea, depending what she fancies.
Belle Rose Abundance Bouquet | £25 from Marks & Spencer
If you're a bit stuck for inspiration, you can't go wrong with a bunch of flowers. As we enter into spring, they'll be very well-received. And, at just £25, this beautiful selection isn't just a long-lasting pop of colour for the home, it's also very cost-effective.
Pamper Gift Bag | £35 from Marks & Spencer
Sometimes all your mum wants is a nice, relaxing day. This pamper gift bag will make it easier for her to put her feet up. It contains two small bottles of Prosecco, a calm candle, hand wash and hand lotion and –perhaps most importantly – 12 Gold Swiss Balls. Don't expect her to share!
Zara Jersey Lounge Set, Dusky Pink | £22 from John Lewis
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Loungewear and pyjamas are always gratefully received and this highly-rated loungewear set is available in four different colours and has been described as "great value for money" by shoppers.
It even has our Yahoo editors' seal of approval, we couldn't resist the affordable set and can confirm it's worth every penny.
No7 Restore & Renew MULTI ACTION Skincare Collection | £39.95 (Worth £91.50) from Boots
This ultimate skincare collection is usually worth £91.50. If your looking for a gift for somebody who loves a fool-proof skincare routine, this No7 collection is the one for you. Featuring SPF, night cream, serum, eye cream and retinol, give the gift of a new skincare routine.
Longchamp Le Pliage Original Large Shoulder Bag | £100 from John Lewis & Partners
The Longchamp Le Pliage has been an iconic bag for as long as we can remember, so if your fashion-savvy mum is looking for a timeless piece to add to her collection, this is it. Available in seven different colours, it also folds away to fit neatly in your drawer or wardrobe.
New Country 'Mum' Fine China Mug | £7 from John Lewis & Partners
We love the floral vibe of this fine china mug which is also dishwasher and microwave-safe. It comes with a matching coaster, or if you don't want to leave Dad out, there's a mug for him too. Tea-lovers will appreciate this gift with some fancy teabags and a box of chocolates.
Jo Malone London Pomegranate Noir Home Scented Candle | £55 from John Lewis & Partners
Jo Malone sits on the more luxurious end of high street scents, so sometimes we feel like its glorious candles are a little too much of an indulgence to buy ourselves. That's where Mother's Day comes in. Receiving something special like a Jo Malone candle will never be unappreciated and it'll last way beyond Mother's Day.
The Mother's Day Hamper | £100 from Fortnum & Mason
Plan a delicious and luxurious feast this Mother's Day and order in this Fortnum & Mason Hamper, filled to the brim with biscuits, truffles, tea and a strawberry preserve. You can't go wrong with an afternoon tea, especially when it comes from Fortnum & Mason. Plus, she'll be able to take home the hamper to remember the day.
Chocolate Flowers | £14.95 from Fortnum & Mason
If you're looking for something special and luxurious but you're working with a tight budget, these artisan, creamy chocolate flowers are the perfect pick. Made of a mixture of milk and dark chocolate, the tin definitely has the wow factor as soon as you open it.
Lookfantastic Mother's Day Limited Edition | £60 (Worth £213) from Lookfantastic
Wow – £213 worth of products for just £60 – if we weren't sold by that, we're certainly sold by the sheer selection of products on offer. From ESPA's Tri-Active Regenerating Phyto-Collagen Plumping Mask to Rituals Namaste Velvety Smooth Cleansing Foam, you can find the full list of products here. These aren't just products to fill the space, these will all get used.
The Duchess Necklace | £139 from Merci Maman Boutique
This personalised, engraved necklace was worn by the Princess of Wales to celebrate the birth of Prince George (hence the name). The necklace can be engraved with each of your children's names and you can even customise your chain style and chain length.
Love You So Much Gift Hamper | £26 from Lisa Angel on Not On The High Street
This gorgeous hamper has been arranged by a floral expert to give your dried flowers maximum use . It also comes with an engraved wooden token and a heart bead bracelet in silver and rose gold to top off this thoughtful hamper.
Personalised Book Subscription | £39.99 from The Beautiful Book Company on Not On The High Street
If you're looking for a gift for somebody who always has their nose in a book, then look no further than The Beautiful Book Company's personalised book subscription. It contains a monthly book subscription, gift-wrapped and delivered straight to the door. From current reads to cult classics, each book is personalised to its recipient.
Vase Of Flowers Biscuit Platter | £29.95 from Honeywell Bakes on Not On The High Street
These beautiful biscuits won't hang around for long. Not only do they make a lovely gift, they can also be personalised with your mum's name on the vase. The vanilla biscuits are hand-decorated and give the recipient something a little different than the usual bunch of flowers.