Mother’s Day gift ideas: 40 of the best ways to say thank you

Looking for Mother’s Day gift ideas for 2019? Let us help you whittle down the options with our round-up of 40 of the best…

Mums are some of the hardest working people that we encounter in our lives. Throughout the years they’ve served as our chefs, chauffeurs, cleaners, personal cheerleaders, shoulders to cry on and ultimately, our best friends. In fact, it’s been estimated that if mothers earned actual salaries for the work they put in as parents, their wages would reach a staggering £80,000 – and to put that number into perspective, that’s as much as doctors, pilots or lawyers…

So how can we possibly repay them for all of their love and support over the years? Offering up years of our lives in dedicated service in return aside, doing a spot of research into Mother’s Day gift ideas that will make them smile is a pretty good way of saying thanks. Which is why we’ve done some extensive digging and found 40 (yes, that’s 4-0) of the most thoughtful presents on the shelves this year.

Whether your mum is a dedicated foodie or devoted crafter, a lover of luxury or a bargain hunter, there’s something in our gallery that she’s bound to love – and we’ve been sure to include ideas to suit all budgets as well. There’s brilliant beauty buys, candles with the sweetest scents, gorgeous clothing and accessories and even a few edible treats as well – simply swipe through the collection below to see all of the options in our edit.

Now all you need is a roll of gorgeous gift wrap and a card, and you’re on your way to Mother’s Day success.

Liberty

Parsley seed anti-oxidant skincare kit, £200, Liberty 

 

Maitre Choux

Mixed flowers choux box (2 eclairs), £90, Maitre Choux

Zara

Animal print leather mid-heel mules, £39.99, Zara 

 

lookfantastic

Institut Ethederm Excellage Cream 50ml, £81, Lookfantastic 

 

Hotel Chocolat

The Everything chocolate gift hamper, £27.50, Hotel Chocolat

 

Fortnum & Mason

Jasmine Pearls Loose Tea Tin, £12.95, Fortnum & Mason

 

Ziorva

Apex Necklace Sky Blue Topaz, £385, Ziorva

 

Selfridges

Biscuiteers Happy Mother’s Day tin, £34.99, Selfridges

 

Waitrose

Mirabeau La Folie Rose, £14.99, Waitrose

 

Chanel

Les Beiges Healthy Glow Touch-Up Set, £95, Chanel 

 

Cuyana

Mini jewellery case, £110, Cuyana

Swarovski

Sunshine earrings with gold plating, £79, Swarovski 

 

Le Creuset

Signature 28cm round casserole dish in ultra violet, £275, Le Creuset

 

M&S

The Hampton Hamper, £50, Marks & Spencer

WatchShop.com

Karl Lagerfeld Pyramid Heart Earrings, £45, Watch Shop 

Debenhams

Gucci Bloom Netarre di Fiori Intense eau de parfum gift set, £60.75, Debenhams

 

John Lewis

Sara Miller Chelsea Collection Bird Cake Plates, £40, John Lewis

 

Liberty

Le Labo Rose 31, £180, Liberty

 

Wolf & Badger

Loel Mini Military Bee Chain Bag Clutch in Rich Red, £160, Wolf & Badger

Liz Earle Your Daily Routine With Superskin Moisturiser for Sensitive Skin, £69.50, Boots

 

Lola Rose Jewellery

Gold Mama Diamond Charm Necklace, £250, Lola Rose 

 

Nui Ami

Kyoto Garden Kimono Robe, £265, Niu Ami

Tesco

Finest My Lovely Mum Bouquet, £20, Tesco

 

Pretty Ballerinas

Nay La Green PomPoms, £89.00, Pretty Ballerinas

 

John Lewis

Emma Bridgewater Pink Hearts Mummy Mug, £19.95, John Lewis

 

Liberty

Alex Monroe Silver Floral Letter M Alphabet Necklace, £105, Liberty

 

 

Timex

Waterbury Traditional 34mm Stainless Steel Bracelet Watch, £119, Timex

 

QVC

Baukjen Charla Chambray Shirt, £62.98, qvcuk.com

 

Desmond & Dempsey

The Expressionist Print in Navy, £150, Desmond & Dempsey

 

net-a-porter

Gucci Insarsia Silk-Twill Scarf, £120, net-a-porter

 

John Lewis

Foreo Luna 2 Facial Sonic Cleansing Brush, £169, John Lewis & Partners

 

 

 

net-a-porter

 Kat Burke Complete B Vital Hydration Face Mask, £120, net-a-porter

 

Floris London

Peony & Rose Scented Candle, £40, Floris London 

 

Tisserand

The Bath Soak in Rose & Geranium Leaf, £10.95, Tisserand

 

Kipling

Art on Wheels Medium Wheeled Tote Bag, £126, Kipling

 

net-a-porter

 

Miu Mix Cat-Eye Acetate Sunglasses, £205, net-a-porter

 

House of Fraser

Ted Baker Keirra Crosshatch Lady Bag, £64, House of Fraser

 

Boots

Guerlain Mon Guerlain Eau De Toilette Bloom of Rose 30ml, £49, Boots 

 

Whistle

Confetti Floral Shirt Dress, £135.20, Whistles 

 

Jo Malone

Lupin & Patchouli Cologne, £49, Jo Malone