2023 Mothers Day Gift Guide
With Mothers Day around the corner, Onin.London wanted to share our favourite gifts this year, that’ll have your mothers smiling ear to ear! We have all price ranges covered, so we’re sure you’ll find something mum will love!!
Evolve Organic Beauty
We love Evolve Organic Beauty and couldn’t look further than this gorgeous set… Featuring the Rose Quartz Facial Polish 30ml, Rosehip Miracle Oil 30ml and Rose Quartz Gua Sha, this set will have your mum feeling pampered in no time. The set is £48 but worth £61 giving you the gift of a 21% saving!
We love this Aviela Nourishing Hand and Foot set. This kit contains: 1 X Shea Hand Butter 50ml to repair and nourish dry skin and 1 X Shea Foot Butter 60ml to nurture and restore dry feet. It’s currently on sale too for £30 so bargain!
What’s better than a mother and daughter pampering session… The Pamper Box – Comme Des Jumelles comes with the full size body and hand cream “Comme une Caresse” and the Double Act cleanser and hydrating mask ‘Magic Gelée”. For mothers day the set will have 20% off the RRP and will be £68.
hydrates and nourishes. Pair with the body lotion for a blend of moisturising oils for soft
radiant looking skin.
ARDELL Play Pens, £6 each ASOS Mum’s nails will be on point with these cool pens and she can creat playful motifs, intricate patterns and dazzling colours. They are available in 8 shades. Suitable for natural or false nails, the lightweight nail art pen features a water-based formula to help easily apply and remove with no fuss or mess. Expertly designed with an easy-to-control, precision-application tip, the pro-level pen is perfect for creating seamless solid lines, free-flowing curves and detailed dot work.
To purchases visit: https://www.asos.com/playpens
Smooth Appeal Hair Removal Microwavable Wax, £5.95 Boots Don’t let the packaging fool you, this microwavable wax can be used to wax anywhere! The finest natural ingredients combine with soothing Aloe Vera, antioxidant Vitamin E and calming Tea Tree to create a gentle, low temperature wax ideal for sensitive skin. Simply apply to skin, allow it to set slightly and then peel off with your fingers. No strips are required. Hair is quickly and effectively removed, leaving no stubble, just soft, smooth skin for up to 6 weeks.
Embryolisse Brow Mascara Deep Brown/Light Brown, £25.99 Superdrug –A 2-in-1 brow and lash mascara. The Embryolisse Brow Volumizing Mascara is the perfect tool for thin and sparse eyebrows. Enriched with volumising fibres and concentrated in fortifying active ingredients, it thickens, tints, fills out and sculpts the eyebrows for a more intense but still natural look. Smudge-proof, precise and long-lasting.
We love Upcircle products which is why we’re featuring three of their products in this guide!
If your mum loves Tik Tok, you’d know that Laura founded Mallows Beauty following her own battles with self-image, acne, and anxiety. And the products have gone TikTok viral. Mallow‘s cult-loved product, the Pineapple and Mango Enzyme Mask (which Laura used to clear her acne), has continuously flown off the shelves and received thousands of five-star reviews! Mallows has since continued to see brand success – creating authentic connections with its customers on a daily basis. They continue to pride themselves on being a “beauty brand, based on real babes, real skin and real bodies. Stocking skincare, nails, body scrubs, bath bombs, and more.” The best product for the Valentine’s Day season is the cult lovers Candyfloss Unicorn shave butter. The must-have product is packed full of nourishing organic shea butter & grapeseed oil to give an ultra-close shave. Lather it on and shave away! Not only does it combat ingrowns & leave you silky smooth, but it is also super moisturising, smells divine and makes skin glow! We love the price too £13.95
Kind Bag has a new dreamy collaboration with British artist Kit Agar, part of the brand’s series championing female artists. Kit’s mesmerising prints have been carefully chosen for their calming hues and uplifting energy. The eco-friendly bags are made 100% from recycled plastic bottles originally destined for landfill or the ocean and come in beautiful prints to choose from: Dream (pink), Elsbeth (navy) and Sunbeam (cream)RSP £11 – available from kindbag.co and independent retailers nationwide
LYNA London, the on trend jewellery brand that comes with an affordable price tag with products from just £18. An ideal gift for Mothers Day, this British brand has a passion for providing customers with stylish, contemporary jewellery that is affordable and can be worn with pride. Our favourites include the Fizzy Fun Tennis Bracelet (pictured above). Priced at only £17 it’s a great gift for mum or for yourself!
These beautiful handmade headbands are made with Love, happiness and many blessings. Our favourite is the Rose Quartz. This gem creates calming and soothing energy. It promotes self-love and helps overcome feelings of not being ‘good’ enough, self-criticism and resentment. Facilitates heart-healing openings to emotional connection on all levels; focusing on energy of self-love; inner peace, tranquility, healing and embraces the one true currency of life, LOVE! So perfect for your mother or loved ones in life.
Rose Quartz Crystal Headband – Crystal of unconditional LOVE! £16.50 https://www.haircrystals.co.uk
With Mother’s Day fast approaching, it’s time to show your Mum, Grandma or someone special just how great they are..without breaking the bank. Whether she’s a music lover, fitness fan or a style icon, Skullcandy offers a pair of headphones for every type of Mum.
Under £100 – Hesh Evo (£89.99)
Under £70 – Push Active (£69.99)
Under £50 – Dorito x Skullcandy Dime 2 (£39.99)
The MATTHEW WILLIAMSON: JUNGLE DAY DIRECT DRINK FLASK priced at £30.00 is stunning.It’s inspired by the lush and dense green foliage surrounding the Cala Deià near Matthew’s Spanish home, this design explores the jungle by day.
Known for his unrivalled use of pattern and colour, award-winning British Interior Designer, Matthew Williamson, has drawn on his decades of experience to create two unique designs. “I’m thrilled to be working with Thermos on this capsule range and introduce some of my classic, joyful prints to their timeless designs. Thermos is a British brand which has been with me for as long as I can remember. Bringing nostalgic memories of trips to the beach and family outings far and wide. Well made, practical products which remain essentials in my home.”
Joe & Seph’s Popcorn
Treat your mum or chosen loved one to a pamper night in! Joe & Seph’s Pamper Night Gift Box is filled with the most luxurious gourmet goodies sure to help them relax and recharge during their next night in! Hand packed with love in Joe & Seph’s signature gold gift box.
Pamper Night Gift Box. Price £25. Purchase
With a free jute bag, Whittard Chelsea allows you to tailor the rest to your mum’s taste. Choose one of their luxuriously crumbly artisanal biscuits, then add two hot drinks of your choice; select from a range of indulgent hot chocolates, special tea blends or delicious coffees to create a personalised present she will absolutely adore. And at £30! We love the price.
Floozie cookies – the delicious, plant-based stuffed cookies – make the perfect gift this Mother’s Day. Send your mother, grandma, or favourite female figure a box of six scrumptious cookies that arrive in the cutest pink packaging.
Choose from 7 different flavours of cookies with a new special flavour featuring every month. From Peanut Butter & Jam, to Cinnamon Crunch, or Chocolate Chunk, all the cookies are 100% vegan. And with Floozie Cookies recently launching nationwide delivery, it is super easy to give the gift of cookies. A 6 cookie gift set is £17.50
BeeHype launched in July 2019 and today, you can find their delicious craft honey in over 100 farm shops, delis and independents across the UK and even in New York and Kuwait. The brand owners were also nominated for the “Young Entrepreneurs of the Year” by the Great British Entrepreneur Awards, which we think is pretty cool. We love their It’s Nuts and Jammin’ honey and they’re perfect to elevate mum’s breakfast in bed and brunches. Priced at £9.95 each, it’s a small price to pay for top quality honey that’ll have the whole family begging for more.
Top tip… we love both these honeys on baked Camembert. They’re a game changer. Make sure you check out their other flavours too!
Lakrids By Bülow
The nation’s favourite sweet manufacturer, Swizzels, has launched its first ever Chocolate Coin as part of its iconic Love Hearts range. This would be perfect for your gift guide.
Available in Home Bargains and online, the Chocolate Coin features a ‘FOR YOU’ message, making it suitable for sharing with anyone. It’s perfect for Mother’s Day or any other occasion to make a loved one smile.
For sweet lovers who are after some non-chocolate sweets this Mother’s Day, Swizzels offers their iconic Sweet Shop Favourites Gift Box, including some of the UK’s most well-loved sweets: Love Hearts, Refreshers, Parma Violets, Drumstick, Double Lollies and more.
Even if you are not usually a natural chef, you can still be sure to impress you mum as you will have a delicious brunch spread ready in a matter of minutes that tastes just like home-cooked food as all of MashDirect’s products are produced on their family farm in Northern Ireland. The brunch hamper priced at £20 contains the below:
- Carrot & Parsnip Fries 2 x 300g – gently seasonsed, ready for you to crisp up and enjoy
- Chilli Baby Bakes 2 x 370g – skin on baby potatoes seasoned with a chilli marinade and topped with a cripsy crumb
- Crispy Vegetable Bakes (1 x 2 pack) – chunks of potato, broccoli, carrot, cauliflower, cabbage and parsnip coated in a crispy golden crumb
- Potato Cakes 250g (2 x 2 pack) – freshly baked cakes of diced potatoes, scallions and cheese with a hint of ground black pepper
- Potato Rosti 180g (2 x 2 pack) – potatoes gently shredded with onion lightly fried, ready for you to crisp up and enjoy
- Sweet Potato Fries 2 x 250g – chunky cut fries
This Indulgence Hamper priced at £42.80 is the perfect gift for someone who is on a keto/low carb diet but craving treats. The Keto Indulgence Hamper includes:
- 1 Raw Brownie, 40g
- 1 Caramel Slice, 40g
- 1 Energy Bite, 40g
- 1 Raw Cacao Morsels, 120g
- 1 Raw Almond Morsels, 120g
- 1 Blondie Loaf, 200g
- 1 Victoria Sponge, 200g
- 1 Keto Brownie Loaf, 200g
- 2 Chee*y Kale Crisps, 30g
This Mother’s Day, treat the incredible mother-figure in your life to a beautiful artisanal flower-shaped gelato cake from Badiani, award-winning Italian gelateria. Each cake is a masterpiece, expertly handcrafted in London and comes in two irresistible flavours: a rich and decadent dark chocolate and a heavenly white chocolate, both with Badiani’s signature Buontalenti gelato base and adorned with beautiful edible flowers.
These delectable works of art cost £45, serve 8-10 people and will be available at all nine of Badiani’s boutiques in London as well as online for nationwide delivery from 6th March. Visit: badiani1932.com to order.
Bathtub Gin Rose & Cardamom
Bathtub Gin has often featured in our gift guides and theres a reason! It’s so good! We love their newest flavour of Rose & Cardamom. It’s an exquisitely aromatic flavour combination; the sweet floral notes of rose mingle headily with cardamoms delicate spice. The pairing is found often in middle Eastern and Indian cookery and are key ingredients in ancient love spells. Perfect to show mum how much you love her, this Mother’s Day!
Price – £36.95
Oxford Rye Whisky
Oxford Rye Whisky, Easy Ryder, at just £55 a bottle, is a great gift for those wanting to enjoy an easy drink. A blend of nine unique casks, including American Oak of varying toasts, chars, sizes and cooperages, and Moscatel Roxo for its sweet, fresh flavours, the resulting whisky is creamy with notes of pastry, chocolate, refreshing spice and a pronounced savoury character. So if your mum is a whisky drinker… this is perfect!
For the cocktail makers: Soho Street Cocktails
These at-home cocktails make the perfect gift.. all mum has to do is shake, pour and serve! Soho Street Cocktails is a brand revolutionising the ready-to-drink cocktail market. These craft cocktails have been handcrafted with a ‘taste-first’ approach, made with high-quality ingredients and no artificial flavours or colourings. The current Soho Street Cocktails range includes a Pornstar Martini, Espresso Martini, Strawberry Daiquiri, Cosmopolitan and a Piña Colada, which all come in quantities of 1.5 litres and range from 9.5-12% ABV.
£28.99 Master of Malt
Brookies Slow Gin
For those looking for something different: Brookie’s ‘Slow’ Gin. Brookie’s Gin’s distillery, the Cape Byron Distillery, is located within the spectacular confines of the Byron Bay Region of New South Wales in Australia and is surrounded by a lush sub-tropical rainforest – a natural pantry for the ingredients of their products. Brookie’s Byron Slow Gin draws its influence from the traditional English ‘sloe’ gin style, substituting sloe berries for a unique, native rainforest fruit, the Davidson Plum. The Davidson Plums are steeped in Brookie’s Dry Gin and macerated over 6 months. They are then blended with Mount Warning Spring water and bottled at 26% ABV. £34.24
Mother’s Day is fast approaching and Eight Lands have the perfect gift to celebrate: Eight Lands organic Vodka or Gin, presented in a sleek gift box with two stemless Riedel glasses.
Eight Lands Vodka and Gin are created from the finest, impeccably sourced organic ingredients. Eight Lands organic Vodka and Gin are gluten-free, vegan and free from additives, suggesting a multi-award winning taste and character distilled with patience and passion. Priced at £69.
Moët & Chandon
Moët & Chandon is the perfect way to celebrate Mother’s Day this year, with gifts including “Specially Yours” limited-edition gift boxes – inviting champagne lovers to “Say it with Moët & Chandon” by adding a very special message.
These limited-edition gift boxes are available with either Moët Impérial or Rosé Impérial. The words on the bottle’s cardboard gift box or the keepsake metal box continue the longstanding tradition of generosity and celebration with Moët & Chandon champagne.
This year, the Maison has also created a digitally enhanced gifting experience offered with every “Specially Yours” gift box. Accessible through a QR code placed on each gift box, an augmented reality filter allows the gift-giver or its recipient to view their champagne bottle and the heartfelt message on its gift box. The QR code will generate a unique customized animation that can be shared on social media as a video or a still image with the hashtag #SpeciallyYours.
METAL GIFT BOXES:
Moët & Chandon Impérial Brut Personalisable Limited Edition Metal Gift Box End Of Year 2022, £56
CARDBOARD PERSONSALISABLE GIFTBOX:
Moët & Chandon Impérial Brut Mark the Moment Gift Box, £46
Whitebox Cocktails is shaking up the ready-to-serve cocktail market once again with the new Whisky Highball. We love the brand’s latest innovation offers drinkers a refreshing and unique take on the classic Highball serve.
Born in Scotland, perfected in Japan, the Whisky Highball is a classic cocktail, expertly revamped by the award-winning team of bartenders behind Whitebox Cocktails. To create this bold and refreshing drink, Whitebox first blend their own whisky using 100% malted barley from the Highland region, before enhancing the flavour with a touch of peach and tea to add a fine crisp finish.
The Whisky Highball (8% ABV / Vegan / Gluten-Free) is available to purchase in packs of twelve, priced at £60, from whiteboxcocktails.com. Single 330ml cans ( RRP: £5.50 per can) are also available at independent bottle shops and delis nationwide, including Clapton Craft, Eat 17, Forest Wines, Gnarly Vines, Shop Cuvée, and Slurp.
Silent Pool Rose Expression
A floral favourite, English gin brand Silent Pool’s Rose Expression gin is both light and elegant with smooth, herbaceous notes of vetiver and cardamom which mingle beautifully on the palate. Made using locally grown rose petals, Rose Expression is a refined Silent Pool recipe which allows the floral flavour notes to take centre stage.
Silent Pool Rose Expression Gin can be purchased by the bottle (70cl) for £42.50 fromSilent Pool Distillers.
The bestselling Brut NV from award-winning English Sparkling Winemakers, Chapel Down, is the perfect gift to honour the best. Enjoy Mother’s Day over some bubbles from the comfort of your own home, where the warm aromas of red apple and hints of strawberry sweeten the occasion. This liquid works as an aperitif and pairs perfectly with variations of fish like salmon. Available in a gift box as a present, it is the perfect tipple to sip and share on this special day.
The Chapel Down Brut NV is available to purchase as a bottle (75cl) for £28.00, as magnums for £62.00 and as jeroboams for £129.00 respectively.
If mum isn’t drinking this Mother’s Day, but you still want to celebrate and make her feel special, why not try a non-alcoholic wine? Sinzero is newly launched in the UK and the first non-alcoholic wine from Chile. The range includes three delicious wines, so whether mum is a fan of red, white or bubbles, there is something to suit – and all are available now from DryDrinker.com now.
58 and Co
Each is presented in a beautifully designed post-consumer recycled-glass bottle, which is 100% recyclable – an elegant addition to your mum’s spirits cabinet.(from £36)
MARC JACOBS PERFECT, £64.99
The perfect floral fragrance featuring crisp floral and calming scents. If your mum is a Marc Jacobs lover, she will be sure to love this perfume.
“Memory and emotion is inextricably linked to our sense of smell which is why gifting Mums with their favourite fragrance, or surprising her with a new scent, is a great idea!” says Jonny Webber from PerfumeDirect.com
“For Mother’s Day 2023 why not create new memories by switching up Mum’s scent. To choose a perfume your Mum hasn’t worn before but you know she’ll love try using a fragrance finder This will suggest perfumes based on your Mum’s current signature scents and fragrance preferences.”
Ari By Ariana Grande Eau De Parfum 30ml Spray
Multi-Platinum Recording Artist Ariana Grande Introduces Her First Fragrance, ARI by Ariana Grande. ARI by Ariana Grande is a genuine and intimate statement by Grande through scent, embodying her unique character and style. Hints of unexpected playfulness appear throughout the fragrance story, reminding fans to embrace their flaws and celebrate their differences. Playful, timeless and confident, the luscious new fragrance – a Floral Fruity Gourmand – opens with sparkling fruits and an ultra-feminine florally, passionately spun with musks, woods, and an addictive hint of marshmallow. We think mums will love this one!
Or how about something a little different? A great alternative to candles, for a fragranced home all day round without the flames, look no further than the hand poured reed diffusers. The classic glass bottle with gold trim looks great alongside the black reeds, and with six scents to choose from; Black Plum and Rhubarb, Velvet Rose and Oud, Wood Sage and Sea Salt, Lychee and Black Tea, Sandalwood and Black Pepper, and Cranberry, Orange, and Cinnamon, there is a fragrance for every home.https://meltedflames.com
Boostology has some of the best products and for Mother’s Day we can’t recommend this fabulously floral bath time experience enough. The Amber glass jars contain 250ml of mineral rich bath salts & a 60ml handcrafted soy candle. Fragranced with rose geranium and patchouli essential oils, their 100% natural ingredients are vegan friendly & cruelty free. Mum deserves a pamper day and this will help her 100% relax!
Does your mum have a green thumb? Well with these Hydroponic Growing Kit, she doesn’t need to. The kits grow organic herbs without soil and are made with recycled wine bottles and other eco conscious materials. We love them! The kits contain certified organic nutrient solution (kits contain enough for approx. 2 years). Your mum can now grow, mint, basil and other herbs right in her kitchen! And priced at £25 each, they’re fabulous.
Kokedama Air Purifying Plants
One of the most unique plants we’ve seen this year is the Kokedama Palm in moss. It’s a fresh air plant rooted in a ball of soil and then wrapped in a live blanket of moss. We love these and we’re sure mum will too!
Ronny Colbie Flowers
Luxury florist Ronny Colbie has released his timeless, traditional bouquets for spring. Featuring the season’s best blooms with an array of classic bouquets, Ronny uses the finest seasonal flowers and English foliage. Sure to add a touch of wonder to any interior, these arrangements make the perfect gift for Mother’s Day. We love the Sandlewood Bay flowers (pictured)x Available to buy from Ronny Colbie’s Balham studio or online at www.ronnycolbie.com, the collection starts from £55 and is available for same-day delivery throughout London and next day nationally, including weekends.
Dried Flowers and Prosecco Hamper
From hampers.com, we love the Mother’s Day prosecco & dried flowers gift. For £40, this is the gift that’ll last and with a delicious bottle of Prosecco included… what’s not to love?
Legos Botanical Collection
We love Lego’s Botanical range and now you celebrate your mums love of plants as she builds this elegant LEGO® Bird of Paradise model to display at home. Priced at £89, it’s the plant that’ll never die and will always be a talking point.