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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas – Gifts to Buy in 2021

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When it comes to the perfect Mother’s Day gift, we want something that ticks all the right boxes. It’s got to be something that shows a little appreciation for all the wonderful things mum does for us all year round. So, we’ve put together a few ideas so you can say “thank you” the right way in 2021.

From those traditional favourites, to unique Mother’s Day gifts, we’ve got some ideas on how you can pick out the perfect Mother’s Day present to show some love in 2021. Which is especially important after everything the Coronavirus pandemic has thrown at us. So, before we get into some great gift ideas, there’s one question that needs answering.

When is Mother’s Day?

Mother’s Day takes place on the 14th of March, 2021.

Mother’s Day Cards

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Credit: Moonpig Mother’s Day Cards

This one is a given, but finding the perfect Mother’s Day card can be tricky. It’s got be touching, fun, and show your appreciation. There’s a ton of cute and cuddly options, and there’s plenty of funny Mother’s Day cards, and there aren’t many people who know the kind of person your mum is than you! You can take that card to the next level by popping in a cute Mother’s Day poem. You don’t have to be a modern day Shakespeare, but it’s the thought that counts, right?

A Moonpig Mother’s Day card is the perfect way to show how grateful you are on the special day.

Mother’s Day Flowers

Mothers Day Gifts: Mothers Day Flowers

Flowers are a classic for a reason. A beautiful bouquet can go a long way when it comes to showing some gratitude on Mother’s Day. The official Mother’s Day flower is the carnation, but you’ve also got cracking options like roses, lilies, orchids and tulips, so it might be worth subtly asking mum what her favourite is. Or you can opt for a beautiful bunch of Chrysanthemums. They’ve got mum in the name, so that has to mean something.

Send a personalised Mother’s Day message with a fabulous bunch of flowers from Bloom & Wild.

Treat the woman who brought you into this world with an Interflora Mother’s Day bouquet.

Personalised Mother’s Day Gifts

Mothers Day Gifts: Personalised Mothers Day Gifts
Figure 2: Photobox Personalised Mother’s Day Gifts

When it comes to finding a unique Mother’s Day gift, it’s worth getting personal. Luckily, there are plenty of wacky and wonderful options in this space. From photo cushions and jigsaws, to framed Mother’s Day quotes and inscribed rings, it’s worth exploring these options. Photobox let you upload your favourite photos and print them on a ton of fantastic products, whether it’s a t-shirt, or a mug.

Mother’s Day Crafts

Mothers Day Gifts: Mothers Day Crafts

On the topic of personalised Mother’s Day gifts, there’s nothing better than something you create with your own hands. Whether you paint a pretty picture, or you’ve got some DIY skills you can put to use, it’s a gift with a lot of heart. The best part is, if you’ve got young siblings, you can get them involved with the Mother’s Day crafts.

Head over to The Works and stock up on those Mother’s Day crafting essentials.

Food Gifts

Mothers Day Gifts: Mothers Day Food Gifts

We all love a tasty treat, and surprise, surprise, Mother’s aren’t any different. Whether it’s a stunning Mother’s Day cake, some delectable chocolate, or something a little more savoury, you’ll be spoilt for choice. The best part is, if your bank balance is looking a little low after the year we’ve had, you can make some savings by putting your cooking skills to use. Once again, it’s the thought that counts, so you’ll be forgiven for not being the next Paul Hollywood. You can even bring her breakfast in bed so she gets the chance to put her feet up for the day.

When it comes to chocolate, nobody does it better than Thorntons for Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day Hampers

Mothers Day Gifts: Mothers Day Hampers
Credit: Moonpig Mother’s Day Hamper

This is the perfect Mother’s Day gift idea if you’re a little unsure on what to get your mum this March. Rather than finding one big, perfect present, you can go for a few little goodies and pop them in a nice basket. From snacks and booze, to cute, little gadgets and gizmos, it truly is the gift of choice! While a ton of retailers offer hampers, a cost-effective angle is to put one together yourself. That way you can get the best price on the gifts and present them in a special way.

Mother’s Day Gift Cards

Mothers Day Gifts: Mothers Day Gift Cards

This one is perfect for our current climate. With Coronavirus doing the rounds, it’s best to stay safe and keep your distance. A gift card can be sent by e-mail, so you won’t have to put anyone at risk this Mother’s Day. Pick out a retailer that you’re sure she’ll love and give her free reign to treat herself this season.

Incredible Experiences Days

Mothers Day Gifts: Mothers Day Afternoon Tea

With so much uncertainty around what we can and cannot do, an experience day might seem like a risky idea. But with Virgin Experience Days, you can grab the voucher now, and they can cash it in when things are back to normal. Whether it’s a Mother’s Day afternoon tea, a delightful wine tasting experience, or you want to send her on a city break, there’s a ton of choice too. The best part is, you’ve got the option of swapping it for another experience if she’s not feeling the one you’ve picked out for her.

Stunning Jewellery for Mum

Mothers Day Gifts: Mothers Day Jewellery

Now, this one can be a little more expensive, but there’s no doubt that she’s worth it. Jewellery is a stunning way of showing some love this Mother’s Day. From bracelets and necklaces, to earrings and watches, it’s a small gift that packs some real punch. With the option to get an inscription, you can send a wonderful Mother’s Day message that adds a lovely, personal touch to an already incredible gift. 

H. Samuel have a stunning selection of jewellery, and an inscription service to add a personal touch.

Treat Her Right with the Perfect Mother’s Day Gift

So, whether you want something traditional, or you want an unusual Mother’s Day gift, we hope this guide has given you a little inspiration on what to look out for. After a year that’s likely seen mum’s putting in overtime thanks to the Coronavirus,  it’s important to treat her in any way you can in 2021!


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