Mother’s Day Gift Ideas at Gifts Australia

Author: Nicole Adler   Date Posted:26 April 2019 

Finding the perfect Mother’s Day gifts for the number 1 woman in your life should be stress-free. It should be fun and quite exciting.
When you were little, your mum is the first person to kiss you good morning and the last to kiss you good night. She has always been by your side as you had your first bicycle accident, first date, first night out with friends, and so much more. Now that you have grown up, it is about time you give her Mother’s Day gifts that is way beyond your coloured papers, drawings, hearts, and flowers from her garden.

A Little Bit of Background about Mother’s Day

The celebration of Mother’s Day is rooted in history, in the ancient festivals to celebrate the Home and Mother Goddesses. The Greeks honoured Rhea while the Romans held feasts for Cybele.
In the United States, Julia Ward Howe sparked the idea of Mother’s Day in 1872. In 1907, Anna Jarvis picked the idea up and continued celebrating the same to immortalise the memories of her late mother. The idea became popular. Today, the second Sunday of May is known as Mother’s Day. Around 122 million phone calls are made to greet mums on this day, and approximately $14 billion dollars are spent on flowers, cards, meals, jewelleries, and so much more every Mother’s Day.
This day to honour mothers only comes once every year. Show your mum how much you appreciate her with revolutionary, surprising, and one-of-a-kind Mother’s Day gifts from Gifts Australia.

How to Choose Mother’s Day gifts

To make sure your Mother’s Day gifts are appreciated, well-received, and will be very useful to your mum, here are a few guides.
1.    Choose what your mum likes.
It is her day. Of course, she would want Mother’s Day gifts she will actually love. Know what your mother likes much. Does she love cooking? Is she a bookworm? Does she love going out with friends? Use as much information you can about your mum to select the perfect Mother’s Day gifts.
2.    Send her a gift card.
If you are not sure what she likes or which among particular items she would love the most, you can always give her gift cards. Gift Australia has $50, $75, and $100 gift vouchers you can choose from.
3.    Surprise her.
Whether it is a breakfast in bed or a trip to the spa, do not give her an idea what your Mother’s Day gifts are. Surprise her in the way she surprises you with Christmas presents under the tree.

Mother’s Day Gifts Suggestions

Still cannot decide what to give your mum on her special day? Below are a few suggestions you can consider.
·       For the artsy mum
Adult colouring books are taking the world by storm. If your mum is artistic or just simply loves colours, give her adult colouring books. Colouring reduces stress and anxiety. Help your mum feel relaxed without getting bored with colouring books as Mother’s Day gifts.

Gifts Australia has adult colouring books your mum will surely love to have. Glorious Gardens Adult colouring book features illustrations based on nature. Let her colour the clouds, the flowers, and the mountains with this hundred-page book.
Beautiful Patterns Adult Colouring book, on the other hand, is jam packed with exciting and unique designs that would suit your mum’s every mood.
The Dazzling Patterns is another colouring book available at Gifts Australia. Each page contains intricate patterns from all over the world. Colouring a great way to destress after cleaning the home with this book at hand.
·       For the kitchen queen
Mums are queens of kitchen. They love to cook for the family, and bake for the kids. She will surely adore Mother’s Day gifts she can use in her kitchen.
Gifts Australia has a Belgian Waffle Maker to make it easy for mums to prepare meals for breakfast.
If your mum is a by-the-book type of chef, an Acacia Recipe Book Holder from Davis & Waddell is a perfect surprise. She can cook her meals with ease without ruining her books.
You can also invite your mum to a Pasta Making Class at Mornington Peninsula in Victoria. Gifts Australia has vouchers for this Pasta Making Class where students learn to make fresh pasta from scratch. The flour, other ingredients, and equipment will be provided. All you have to do is book your mum for it. You can even book for two and join her at her Mother’s Day gifts.
·       For the pampered empress
Every woman loves to be pampered and your mother is no exception. Give her gift sets such as Marshmallow Diamond Bath Robe & Fragrance, and Oh How I love Thee.
The Marshmallow Diamond Bath is a gift set by MOR which contains a deliciously-scented perfume with soft notes of sugar-dipped rose petals, pink musk and cotton candy, fused with carnation and marshmallow, and a white bath robe with pale pink piping ties perfect for any sweet mum. Both are packed in a keepsake-looking box.
The OH How I Love Thee is another hand cream set by MOR. It features vitamin e-enriched hand creams with lychee flower, marshmallow, and blood orange trio scents.
·       For the mother of adventure
If your mother loves the outdoors and adventures, Gifts Australia got you covered when it comes to Mother’s Day gifts.
Check out Gift Vouchers section, and you will find 20-minute Helicopter Scenic Flights over Sydney Harbour or Melbourne, Glamping Cockatoo Island for a night, and so much more outdoor activities.

How can you find the perfect gift for a mum who loves beauty?   

There is no woman in the world who is quite as beautiful as your mum, and one of our gorgeous beauty gifts could be the perfect way to enhance the natural beauty that she radiates. She will love receiving one of our fabulous beauty gifts, and with guaranteed ‘favourite child’ status for at least another year, how can you resist? The first thing to consider when choosing the perfect beauty gift for your mum is whether you are looking for something that will help with everyday care or products to pamper. The L’Occitane Hand Cream Trio is rich and her hands will feel as soft as silk whereas, the Mon Amie Gift Set also features a hydrating berry lip gloss. Another thing to consider is the scent that your mum would prefer whether it’s the gorgeous Cherry Blossom Gift Set with a fruity aroma or a more floral affair such as the L’Occitane Pivoine Flora Gift Set. For a mum that deserves a special treat, choose one of our more indulgent beauty gifts that included all your mum will need to create luxurious professional spa treatment at home, such as the fabulous L’Occitane Pamper Hamper. Beauty gifts are traditional Mother's Day presents, and your mum will love the opportunity to engage in some indulgent pampering.

Is buying a hamper a good idea for Mother's Day?

Buying a hamper is a great idea for Mother's Day and with a range of different sizes and prices to suit every mum and every budget, you are sure to find the perfect hamper for your mum. You cannot go wrong with one of our selection of beauty hampers available, including everything that she could need for a night of indulgent pampering. Whether it’s the Retreat Women’s Hamper, the Plush Robe and Prosecco hamper, or the L’Occitane Pamper Hamper your mum will love the opportunity to relax and unwind. There is a huge selection of gourmet hampers available, featuring your mum’s favourite alcoholic beverage and an assortment of decadent delights. The Ultimate Foodies Hamper is huge and jam-packed with some of the world’s finest gourmet foods. Or perhaps the Moet Imperial Hamper if you are looking for an extra-special treat. Whichever of our hampers you choose this Mother's Day, your mum is guaranteed to be bowled over with one of the fabulous hampers from Gifts Australia.

What books would make a great Mother's Day gift?   

Books are a traditional gift and with such a wide selection of hilarious reads and informative page turners at Gifts Australia, you are sure to find the perfect book for your mum. Choose a recipe book for the mum that loves to cook. She will love being able to up her food prep game with the Dinner Ladies: 170+ Recipes to Cook Now and Eat Later Book or the opportunity to create sweet sugary delights with the Pierre Herme Macaron Recipe Book. We also have a selection of stunning coffee table books, including the Vogue Collection, and both the Farmhouse Modern Book and Iconic Australian Houses Book would make awesome gifts for a mum with a flair for interior design. Whether you are looking for style tips, advice for her hobbies, novelty books that will guarantee a laugh or a book about one of her favourite things, you are sure to find the perfect solution to your gift buying dilemma within this range.

What are some unique gift ideas for mums?

All mums are different, some go out to work and some work at home, some love to bake and some cannot cook salad, some mums wear pastels while others rock out in leathers. At Gifts Australia we understand that there is no one in the world quite like your mum, and we think that your mum is a legend. Whether you are shopping for your mum, grandma or the woman who is like a mum to you, we are certain that you will find a gift that is as unique as she is in our wide selection at Gifts Australia. Whether it’s an adrenalin-inducing experience such as a Tandem Sky Dive or Swimming with Sharks or the opportunity to learn a new skill, then she will love one of our awesome Gift Experiences. Fill one of the super stylish Kate Spade Photo Albums with family photos for a unique gift that your mum will cherish, or check out one of our personalised leather gifts for an extra special treat this Mother's Day. If you are still not quite sure which of our fabulous gifts would be right for your mum, then check out our selection of Gift Vouchers. Available in a range of different denominations to suit every budget, give the gift of shopping this Mother's Day. Plus with instant delivery, a Gift Voucher can be the ideal gift if you are running a bit late with your gift buying this year.

Here, at Gifts Australia, you will find Mother’s Day gifts for your mum’s every want and need.

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