Mother’s Day is fast approaching and if you’re looking for inspiration for what to get, read on. Here’s my pick of five beauteaful gifts for all budgets that she’ll love as much as you love her.
Take A Dip Not A Sip…..Bath Brew, Page Thirty Three, £12
This tea bag is not for sipping but more for dipping in the bath. It’s a giant tea bag to steep yourself in for a scentsational, soothing soak.There are three varieties to choose from – Chai Bath with clay, rosehip and spices; Green Tea with detoxifying seaweed, tea tree and citrus essential oil blend; Milk Bath with relaxing lavender essential oil, goats’ milk and cacao butter. Available in the UK at Content Beauty. Find it here.
The Prettiest Tissane Ever…… Damask Rose Bud Tea, Choi Time, £20
A beautiful looking infusion made from 100% damask rose buds sourced from the Fujian province in China, one of the oldest tea producing regions in the world and renowned for the quality of tea grown there. Apart from the heavenly scent, roses are full of nutrients that make them great for beauty and wellbeing. Multi-tasking mums could also use the roses to make a DIY toner. Find it here.
Scrumptious Cream Tea Treat……Sconnoisseurs gift set, from £24.99
The second best thing to a cream tea is cream tea delivered to you in the comfort of home. Sconnoisseur offers luxurious scone sets through the post, which arrive in perfect condition. The packs include a selection of scones, jam, clotted cream and tea. You can choose from a wide selection of mouthwatering flavours including rosewater, chocolate, lemon and poppy and green, black and fruit teas. Find it here.
Tea Fit For A Queen………African Queens Teas & Infusions, Yswara, £29.99-£139
Now available in the UK at Selfridges, South Africa-based Yswara is a purveyor of luxury tea at its finest. Rare, single estate teas from African tea estates are handpicked and blended with organic botanicals, then wrapped up in the most elegant rose gold packaging. The African Queens teas and tissanes are exquisite and intriguing blends inspired by some of the greatest females leaders in African history, from Queen Makeda of Sheba (champagne infused rooibus and berries) to Queen Amina of Hausaland (green tea, pineapple and cornflower). You can buy individual 100g tea tins at £29.99 or the beautifully packaged set of all eight teas for £139. Find it here.
Pamper Partea……..3107 London Mother’s Day Signature Collection, £70
Banish any talk of anti ageing. We’re all about the pampering and soothing around these parts. New artisan skincare brand 3107 London’s gift box set includes Heart & Soul cleansing balm and My Everything Soothing Face Elixir, Be Still hand blended organic tea designed to instil bliss and harmony. No synthetic additives are used and the tea ingredients include white tea, chamomile, lavender, and vanilla Rooibus. All tied up in a pretty package with a personalised hand written note. Find it here.
Whatever you do be sure to make your mother’s day!