The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2016

Mother’s Day is now only a week or so away and it’s time to really start planning your gift! To help, we have collected and reviewed some of the BEST gift ideas to make your mum feel special. Whether you are looking for candles, fizz, beauty or skincare ideas – we have them all here!

Kenneth Turner Celebration Hand Wash and Lotion Gift Set (£32)

If your mum loves her lotions and potions, then this high-end and luxurious set from Kenneth Turner is a must-buy. Kenneth Turner is one of the UK’s finest names in floristry and his company has even catered for European Royal families and world renowned designers. However, from his website, you can now buy wonderfully scented washes, lotions and candles. We were lucky enough to receive this fantastic gift set, which includes 300ml moisturising hand wash and 300ml softening hand lotion.

Screen Shot 2016-02-24 at 13.12.35In the fragrance named “Celebration”, this set is ideal as a gift and comes stunningly wrapped for Mother’s Day. The scent has a wonderful aroma of rose and lily of the valley, to give a soft, spring like and elegant fragrance. Plus, the lotion and was contains Evening Primose and other natural oils to keep skin super soft and supple. Plus, they are paraben free and come in easy to use hand pump bottles. A wonderfully elegant gift set. Buy it here.


Adnams Selection Prosecco Spumante ‘Treviso’, 11% ABV – £9.99 for 75cl bottle

 Adnams is usually a name associated with fine ales and beer. However, as a fun alternative this Mother’s Day, why not consider this Adnams Selection Prosecco for your mum? Hailing form the Veneto region of Italy, this Prosecco is fun and fruity, with hints of app and peach. It’s fairly light and full of vibrant bubbles for a crisp and refreshing treat. If you are hosting a meal for Mother’s Day or you are just looking for a gift, we would suggest this great value for money and great quality fizz. Order here.


KISS USA Gel Nails

If your mum likes a great gel nail job and would love to achieve salon results in the quality of her own home, then Kiss USA has the complete package of goodies to put a smile on that face.

Gel Dress are the only Gel Strips in the market with instant, peel-off removal. They last for up to 2 weeks when used with the KISS Double-up Gel (£11.99, Stocked Superdrug) & Kiss LED Lamp (£39.99, Stocked Tesco). Includes 40 Gel Strips, Mini File, Manicure Stick, Wipe & Shine Pad. RRP £5.99, Stocked in Superdrug.


The results when using the Gel Dress strips, the gel and also the LED lamp to finish off are fantastic. Long lasting, robust and pretty too, they look a million dollars. We had so much fun trying all the styles of strips with our gel polishes and managed to create lots of looks!

Champneys A Little Something Special Collection (£22)

Champneys is one of the UK’s leading spa destinations and they have a plethora of wonderful locations on their books up and down the country. However, if a spa experience is going to break the bank, then why not bring the spa to them? This spectacular “A Little Something Special Collection” is the ideal way to treat your mum this Mother’s Day in the comfort of her own home.

The set combines various products which draw on two fantastic fragrances Citrus Blush and Summer Dream. Both are vibrant, spring-like and bound to get her all excited. Our favourite of the collection is the Citrus Blush Enlivening Daily Scrub, as it smells fantastically fresh and exfoliates the skin beautifully.

The set contains:

  • Citrus Blush Enlivening Daily Scrub 250ml
  • Citrus Blush Enlivening Shower Cream 350ml
  • Summer Dream Rewarding Bubble Heaven 500ml
  • Citrus Blush Enlivening Body Lotion 350ml
  • Summer Dream Rewarding Candle

Buy yours from Boots here.

ARK Natural Soy Candle, 220g

ARK Skincare have some fantastic high-end skincare options for your special mum. However, we are very happy to have tried out their brand new Natural Soy Candle with a Fig, Geranium and Rose scent. It’s a100% Soy Way candle for the purest burn and is hand poured in the UK. It comes in an elegant box and a simply, but smart glass holder.

To get the candle started, simply burn until the wax has melted across the entire surface to fill your room with scent. What follows is gorgeous ensemble of fragrances, with the delicate rose working well with the calming geranium particularly. The overall effect is a wonderful one and gives a true feeling of tranquillity and relaxation. Grab one for the big day here.

Joan Collins Timeless Beauty I AM WOMAN (50ml £50.00 & 12ml £15.00)

For a sophisticated scent for the slightly older mum, why not consider this unique fragrance from Joan Collins. The I AM WOMAN fragrance is scent is an elegant oriental mix embracing citrus top notes, a woody base and floral scents at heart. It is unquestionably feminine, sensual and romantic with lasting power. It not only comes as a stand-alone fragrance. Available at


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