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Perfect presents for a first Mother’s Day 2018 gift

Mother's Day is coming up fast! Help make your new mum's first Mother's Day this 13 May truly special.

There are many firsts for a new mum. But Mother's Day is a first that's all about her and celebrating her achievements as a new mum. A woman's first Mother's Day is one of the most special days for her - so make it even more special with a gift!

New mums are busy and tired. So treat them to something luxurious or relaxing. Scroll through to see our top picks for gifts to give new mums this Mother's Day.



Pure Cotton Meadow Matelassé Bedding Set
Pure Cotton Meadow Matelassé Bedding Set

Marks and Spencer

iRobot Roomba 690 Robot Vacuum WiFi Enabled
iRobot Roomba 690 Robot Vacuum WiFi Enabled

The Good Guys

Royal Doulton Aroma Reeds Diffuser Sandalwood
Royal Doulton Aroma Reeds Diffuser Sandalwood

Catch

Irresistible Neroli & Orchidee Collection
Irresistible Neroli & Orchidee Collection

L'Occitane

Spotty French Stripe Legwarmer Pj Pant
Spotty French Stripe Legwarmer Pj Pant

Peter Alexander

Moroccan Tealeidoscope Perfect Day Sunshine Tea For Two
Moroccan Tealeidoscope Perfect Day Sunshine Tea For Two

T2 Tea

Lisa T Indigo Love Decor Bowl - Navy
Lisa T Indigo Love Decor Bowl - Navy

Target Australia

My Happy Place Print Framed Print
My Happy Place Print Framed Print

Target Australia

The Goodnight Co. Silk Pillowcase - Natural
The Goodnight Co. Silk Pillowcase - Natural

Nourished Life

Vanessa Megan Rose & Chamomile Hydrating Face Cream
Vanessa Megan Rose & Chamomile Hydrating Face Cream

Nourished Life

Personalised Antique Silver Infinity Bracelet White Pearl Bridesmaid Gift
Personalised Antique Silver Infinity Bracelet White Pearl Bridesmaid Gift

Etsy


Top tips for picking a Mother's Day gift

When you become a mum, your whole lifestyle changes. For the first few years there is a whole lot less sleep, less comfort and less me-time. And although she's happy to sacrifice all that for her kids, that doesn't mean she wouldn't love a bit more time to herself. So, here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing a Mother's Day gift.

mum and newborn baby

She doesn't get time to pamper herself: Mum's rarely get time to pamper themselves like they used to, so a gift that will give her the ability to wind down and relax will be a real winner. Things like manicure, facial or massage vouchers are a great idea.

Things she likes but wouldn't buy for herself: Now that your lady has a new perspective on life, there are few things she will no longer justify buying for herself. Luxury beauty products, expensive homewares, designer shoes or sparkly jewellery are all things that she'll love but will no longer buy just because. If you want to really treat her, this is the way to go.

The gift of time: Mums are always lacking in time. If you're still not sure what to get, offering to look after the baby on a Saturday night so she can go out with her girlfriends is one of the best gifts she'll get.


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