20 fabulous Mother’s Day gift ideas
The countdown to Mother's Day is on. Breathe deep, we've got gorgeous gifts (including local buys) for cool mamas. Or call it inspiration for yourself. Hint hint!
Spell it out for her with this sweet and trendy charm-style necklace from Norfolk-based brand Lisa Angel. £18.
A special sky-blue bottle edition of this fabulous small-batch gin, crafted in Norwich using locally-grown botanicals. £44.99.
Jet-setting mama? Available in several colours (we’re loving this minty green), this travel-sized jewellery box is a sweet alternative gift. Make it extra special with personalised initials.
Who could resist this bright, graphic tote by Norfolk designer Amelia Bowman? Get it from Jarrold’s fab Store-Folk range of carefully curated local businesses. £12.
Make her day with this colour pop silk scarf by Norfolk-based designer Bella Singleton, which will make even the simplest of outfits look super chic. £95.
Burn baby bloom
Bring the springtime in with this rhubarb and plum scented candle from Norfolk’s The Candle Brand. Plus, the label contains wildflower seeds that you can plant in the empty jar after your candle is finished. £17.
We are sooooo in love with these decoupage oyster shells by Norfolk illustrator Kate Elgood. Hang them on your doors or attach them to your keys. £7.99.
Oh la la!
French brand Sézane’s chic, minimal handbag designs are exquisitely made, with an emphasis on craftsmanship. Case in point, this natural raffia bucket bag that’s ideal for spring jaunts (and borrowing for yourself!). £125
Give your mum a set of specially-curated books, unique to her, from Norwich indie bookstore The Bookhive. Just fill in a few questions for them and they’ll find her the perfect, under-the-radar reads! £50.
All mums deserve a cocktail, but who ever has all the ingredients lying around? Help is at hand in the stylish and oh-so-tasty form of Norwich brand Edmunds, who make quality ready-mixed cocktails. Lychee martini, mama? £29.95.
Treat her feet to a pair of super-soft cashmere socks from The White Company – we love this pretty pastel blue. £36
Chocolates are a classic for a reason – but this year why not go for Brazilian artisinal chocolates, made by family-run business Emporium Norwich? The flavours are gorgeous and you can ship an order anywhere in the UK. £25.75 for 16.
Give your Mum a big hug along with this etching print by Guy Allen, sold by Norfolk-based international design studio Kelling Designs on their ‘KD Loves’ site. Cute and cool in equal measure. £180.
Put a spring in her step and up her sartorial style creds with this chic pair of sneakers from French girl favourite Veja in sunny yellow. £120
You could buy your mum a lobster dinner for Mother’s Day – but why not get her this fab cushion by Norfolk’s Witts Design instead? Very fittingly, they’re a mother-daughter duo! £50.
Get her to put her feet up – the stylish way – with these sweet, fluffy slippers covered in handmade embroidery from Norfolk’s Aurina. £44.95
Leave boring old flowers for your siblings (ha!) and get her this totally chic watering can instead. From Oliver Bonas, it’s both practical and a sideboard statement. £17.50
Know a mum in need of some me-time? (That would be all of them…) Treat her by booking in a blissful massage at Heavens Above Salon in Cawston. Heavenly by name, heavenly by nature!
You can’t go wrong with posh soap and hand cream, especially when it’s an all-natural set from a boutique Norfolk brand. We’re loving the fresh Coastal Walks scent here – breath in, and you’re on that beach! £27.50