Gifts for mum can be tricky to find – and there’s one simple reason why. Mums are always there, giving their unconditional love and support and helping us through everything that life throws our way. So we pile on the pressure when it comes to finding the perfect present that screams, “You’re my best friend, I love you.” ‘Cos how can any gift for mum accurately represent just how much we care?
Whether you’re searching for Christmas presents for mums, mum birthday gifts, Mother’s Day gifts, new mum gifts or mum gifts to mark another special occasion, our carefully-curated gift guide of the best gifts for mum will leave you spoilt for choice and score you serious son/daughter brownie points.
Sure, you could take her for afternoon tea again, but why not step it up a notch this year? From skincare gift sets for the ultimate pamper night to perfumes, jewellery and cosy knitwear, there’s something in this gift guide that’ll raise the festive spirits of every kind of mum this gifting season. We’ve found gifts for fussy mums (read: luxurious pyjama sets that she’ll never want to take off), personalised gifts that suggest you have way more time on your hands than you actually do, sentimental gifts for mums (think: adorable, personalised keyrings) and photo frames to house your favourite selfie together.
Scroll for our full edit of the best gifts for mum this Christmas and beyond.
Give your mum a dedicated place to keep her most precious accessories by way of this Stackers jewellery box. There’s enough space to house rings, bracelets, necklaces, as well as chunkier items like watches and bangles.
Trinny London’s Skin First Stack is a great present for anyone, even better for your mum. She’ll love each component as much as the last. It comes with all the essential skincare-makeup hybrids she needs for a flawless and healthy complexion.
Who wouldn’t want a fresh bouquet of flowers landing on their doorstep every month? Bloom & Wild’s flower subscription allows you to continuously send her the thanks she deserves.
You can pick from silver, gold or rose gold with this personalised letters necklace from Not On The High Street, and then customise what you wish it to spell out. So cute!
What’s better than one cult-favourite skincare product from Kiehl’s? Several. This gift set features all the brand’s bestselling formulas she’s sure to love.
Does your mum love to plan and organise everything? Gift her this book – full of 100 prompts – and she’ll love you forever.
Practical but glam – just like your mum – this leather tote bag features silver-tone chain detailing to the straps that’ll catch the light as she goes about her daily errands.
Complete with essential oils, an electric diffuser, a candle, shower gel, body oil and a mist, this hamper is everything your mum could ever wish for. Not to mention it comes in a gorgeous wicker hamper.
A stronger version than the bestselling Eau de Parfum version, YSL’s Libre is sure to be a hit with your mum.
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If you’re looking to say happy birthday to your mum who happens to love cooking, buying her an Always Pan from Our Place is the way to do it.
Spoil her with something sparkly courtesy of Carrie Elizabeth. These hoop earrings feature bezel-set cubic zirconia stones that’ll make her feel uber glamorous.
Treat her to this retro-looking bath caddy, and she’ll love you forever. It’ll make her moments of relaxation even better.
If your mum is one of those that has everything in her handbag (from hand cream to a water bottle), then chances are it takes her a good five minutes to find her keys. Make it easier (and cuter) for her by attaching this personalised key ring to them – she’ll be reminded of you every time she fishes them out.
Michael Kors’ Parker bag is the latest ‘It’ bag in its line-up of signature designs, so your mum is guaranteed to adore it. It’ll seamlessly take her from morning meetings to evening drinks.
Loose leaf tea is the best tea; we all know that for a fact, but it’s messy and a lot of hassle (which is something mum’s probably won’t appreciate). However, Brew Tea Co. changes all of this by piecing together this starter kit to make the whole process mess and faff free.
You’ve heard of satin face masks, but what about eye masks? Treat her to the best shut-eye of her life with this sleep mask from Katie Loxton and her skin (and snooze levels) will reap the benefits.
This moisturiser is so much more than her usual skincare; it’s by Victoria Beckham x Augustinus Bader. She’ll love it, and you, trust us.
Mums deserve to be treated like queens all year round, not just at Christmas, but given the fact that she’s probably planned everything to T (including that roast dinner you’ll be scoffing on the 25th), why not gift her something truly luxe? This Jimmy Choo clutch bag is just the thing.
She most likely gets you a pair every December, so why not spoil your mum with a new set of pyjamas this year? This one is so lavish, you can practically taste the fizz/prosecco she’ll drink while wearing them come Christmas morning.
Print off your favourite selfie together and put it in this frame for her to keep on her bedside table. It’ll remind her of you every morning.
So soft it feels like pure cashmere (it’s not), this roll-neck jumper is just what your mum wants this Christmas. Practical but chic.
One of Jo Malone London’s top-selling fragrances, English Pear & Freesia, will be a sure hit with your mum. Who doesn’t love a new scent for Christmas?
When was the last time your mum treated herself to a new purse? Probably a millennia ago. This one from Radley will make her Christmas.
Not only is this Khoeo blouse a lovely Christmas gift for mum, but it’s also an outfit for her to wear on the day itself.
Cosy and chic, this striped boxy knit jumper will jump straight out of the wrapping paper and over your mum’s head when she opens it – she’ll love it that much.