Christmas Gifts for Mums Who Deserve the Very Best
Buying Christmas Gifts for mum isn’t always easy. Mums are all about giving and helping you out, which means they rarely even consider themselves. When someone’s that selfless they probably won’t have a wish list, so finding the right gift will be down to you.
So how do you find the perfect Christmas gifts for mum?
How do you find a festive gift that shows your gratitude for all that she does for you?
Well, fear not, you’re not alone.
We’ve put the call out to the gift industry to find some present inspiration just for mother. These Christmas gifts will suit a variety of budgets and provide a few simple ways you can add luxury and a touch of something pretty to mum’s days.
Hand-Printed Cosmetic Bags
Decorated with a hand-printed design from Helen Round’s ‘Garden Collection’, this beautiful cosmetic bag is perfect for all mum’s bits and bobs. Made of high quality linen, each bag features a classic dark navy splash proof lining and a brass zipper; ideal for carrying makeup in your handbag. To suit every taste the cosmetic bags are available in 6 colours; Natural, Indigo, Raspberry, Citrus, Burnt Orange, Hollyhock and Cowslip. Made in Cornwall, England, these beautiful accessories are ideal for pretty mums everywhere.
Garden Collection Linen Make Up Bag. £20.00 from Helen Round.
Deluxe Handmade Journals
Add a touch of luxury to mum’s writing with these beautiful ‘Iguana Journals’. Individually handmade to order, the journals are available in three sizes; A6 with 64 pages, A5 with 72 pages and A4 with 96 pages. Each book has luxurious ivory cream, ruled paper, ideal for getting organised, being creative or keeping a diary. For an extra special touch the journals can be personalised with names, initials, dates and messages; making a unique, one-of-a-kind present.
Handmade Journals in Fuchsia. £12.00 (A6), £18.00 (A5) or £23.00 (A4). £10.00 additional charge for personalisation. Find out more at the Harris & Jones website.
Desktop Photo Display
Spice up Mum’s desk space with this unique clothes line style photo frame. The Umbra ‘Hangit Desk Photo Display’ comprises a crisp white stand with two miniature “clothes lines” and 9 mini pegs. Ideal for hanging photos, mini artworks and more, Mum can always have a place to mix ‘n’ match her mementoes and finds. A great way to add a touch of inspiration to mum’s desk.
Hangit Desk Photo Display. £15.00 from Red Candy.
Clover Farmhouse Jug
This simply stunning ‘Extra Large Clover Jug’ is an easy way to enhance any interior. Made from the finest bone china, the 4 pint jug is perfect for cordial, Pimms or even to display a pretty bunch of flowers. Each jug is decorated with a beautiful ‘Clover’ image, based on Laura’s original artwork. Practical as well as elegant, the jugs are dishwasher & microwave safe.
Extra Large Clover Jug. £38.00 from Laura Jayne Fisk.
‘Mum’s Job Description’ Poem Apron
This unique apron especially for mums bears a clever poem all about the jobs mums do for us. Created by Bespoke Verse poet and mum of 3, Joanna Miller, it captures every little task that mum’s manage in style. An original gift, this apron is a quirky way to thank your mum for all she does. With every use Mum will get a thoughtful reminder that you haven’t overlooked even the smallest detail.
‘Job Description’ Apron for Mum. £19.00 from Bespoke Verse.
Engraved Handprint Keyring
Mums will be able to carry their little ones wherever they go with this engraved handprint keyring. Featuring prints, names and special dates or messages, it’s a truly personal, one-of-a-kind gift. Choose from handprints or footprints, and the mess-free kits make it really easy to get an accurate print. Each heart shaped keyring is designed to have a wonderful mirror finish and high quality chunky feel; making it super easy to find at the bottom of a handbag or coat pocket.
Handprint Keyring. £40.00 from Bella & Bow.
Chocolate With Austen Art Print
Encourage a little indulgence with this Chocolate and Austen Art Print by Peter Walters. The limited edition digital collage features Jane Austen’s timeless classic, Pride & Prejudice, made from over 50 layers of individually cut elements, which are shaped by hand using a graphics pen and pad. Chocolate and Austen is one in a series of literary inspired artworks developed from still life settings and constructed using layers of vibrant colours and paper textures. Each image is printed on an archival 190gsm fine art paper, which brings out the richness of colour and the tactile nature of the textures.
Limited Edition ‘Chocolate With Austen’ Art Print. £25.00 from Artfinder.
The final pick in our Christmas gifts for mum is this impressive 2017 calendar. Beautifully illustrated by Emily Sutton, the design is a unique, fold-out mantelpiece calendar. Perfect for standing on a mantelpiece, shelf or desk, mum can stay organised with ease. Printed on recycled and FSC approved materials, the calendars are kind to the environment that inspired each month’s illustration.