April is almost over, which means Mother’s Day is just around the corner. Now more than ever, mothers deserve a day of appreciation for their work and love, and we’ve got just the list to help you do that. If you’re not quite sure what to get your mom this Mother’s Day check out our list of foolproof Mother’s Day gifts that any mom would adore. There’s something on this list to suit any budget so get browsing.
Keep her hydrated with the Le Creuset Hydration Bottle
If your mom loves Le Creuset and being hydrated on-the-go then you can’t go wrong with gifting her this stylish Le Creuset hydration bottle. This beautiful accessory is available in a rainbow of classic shades to complement an existing kitchen collection, or provide a pop of contrasting colour to your mom’s desk or gym bag. The 500ml stainless steel bottle comes with a five-year guarantee and features a double-walled exterior and interior that keeps liquids cold for 24 hours or hot for 12 hours. The bottles tight-fitting lid prevents spills, making it the ultimate companion wherever you choose to go.
Find it online or in-store at Le Creuset at R499.
Help her love local
If you’re looking for a locally made spoil for your mom this Mother’s Day then you’ll love this beautiful Le Naturel Pamper Kit. The perfect wellness gift set for mum, the Le Naturel Pamper Kit is the ideal start to living a fulfilled life of self-care and pampering, and that is what every mother deserves. Le Natural offers beauty lovers natural, sustainable, environmentally friendly products to treat the skin.
The products in the kit include one important local ingredient — Fynbos! The kit includes the Le Naturall Fynbos Body Butter, Fynbos Body Scrub, and Fynbos Soy Candle. The products are lovingly made with ingredients that blend wonderfully together to create flavorful and mesmerizing aromas that the only fynbos can produce.
The Le Naturel Pamper Kit is available online at R380 from the Le Naturel website.
Show her you care with Pandora jewellery
Celebrate the great love that comes with motherhood, with a gift straight from the heart. This Mother’s Day, thank your mum for always being there with sparkling, symbolic new jewellery from Pandora. Invoking iconic motifs like hearts, infinity symbols and family trees, the wide-ranging new collection of charms and carriers represents love and gratitude. Expertly crafted and hand-finished, each piece balances style and sentiment to pay tribute to all the amazing mothers.
Browse the full collection on Pandora’s website now.
Cheers to moms with a bottle of Six Dogs gin
The perfect gift for a gin-loving mom, Six Dogs gin range offers Six Dogs Karoo, Six Dogs Blue, Six Dogs Pinotage Stained and Six Dogs Honey Lime gins. We love Six Dogs Honey Lime; a delightful combination of farm honey and home-grown limes blended with the finest botanical spirit. Sip it and you will taste a subtle sweetness that cuts through the zestiness of the limes. Six Dogs Honey Lime is best enjoyed with ice and a good Indian tonic on a hot summer’s day.
Find it online at R450 a bottle.
Keep her warm with comfy heating slippers
Winter is coming, so why not get your mom the gift of warm feet all winter long? She’ll love these microwavable heating slippers that will ensure she has toasty toes even on the coldest days. Each slipper features an individual bag filled with ceramic beads that can be popped into the microwave for heating and slipped back into the slippers for warm toes in a flash.
Find these comfy slippers at The Crazy store at R129.99.
Treat her sweet tooth with Lindt
Give your mom a ‘mom-ent’ to herself this Mother’s Day with Lindt chocolate spoils. If your mom loves alone time then why not spoil her with her favourite Lindor treats? Lindt has a wide range of chocolate treats for mom this Mother’s Day starting at R15. Even better? You can shop the entire range online from the Mother’s Day shop on the lindtonlineshop.co.za. Lindt’s Mother’s Day range is also available at most local major retailers if you don’t have time to shop online.
Tame her tresses with Tangle Teezer
She’s always helping others smooth out their knots and tangles in their lives, so let’s do our bit for mom this Mother’s Day and return the favour by gifting her with perfect tangle-free tresses every day with the Tangle Teezer Wet Detangler (RRP R269) and get a FREE Mini Wet Detangler valued at (RRP 215)! Detangling knots can often feel like a laborious chore and with so many tasks already on mom’s to-do list, detangling hair shouldn’t be one of them. Thanks to Tangle Teezer’s Wet Detangler (designed especially for wet hair), mom’s wash day routine can now be simplified, leaving her with a bit more quality time for herself.
To find a salon/stockist near you, contact HairCair Distributors on 021 448 8847.
Help her smell the roses with scented candles
If you’re on a budget then you can’t go wrong with a beautiful scented candle in a glass jar. These scented candles in glass holders feature a lid and are available in three scents; including Pink Peony & Litchi, Sweetpea and Tea, and Mimosa & Sunflower.
Find these candles at The Crazy Store at R79.99 each.
Get her creative juices flowing with colouring
Colouring has become a staple in mindfulness practice over the last few years, helping moms draw their attention to the present moment and take time out for themselves. If your mom loves to get creative why not gift her a colouring set to help her relax and unwind this Mother’s Day? Build her a mindfulness kit from PNA include Faber Castell Pens and a Mandala Colouring Canvas that will have her colouring her way to calm and peace.
Visit PNA and shop Faber Castell Pens, from R314.99 and Mandala Colouring Canvas, from R99.99.
Pamper her with a Woolworths Classic Hand Cream Gift Set
For many of us, moms are the centre of our world. They listen, teach, help, guide and love. And they hold our hands and cradle our hearts. We all know that the last year has been incredibly trying, and moms have had to shoulder even more of a load than before. This Mother’s Day, Woolworths would love to help you show how much you appreciate and honour the person you call Mom, and they have a range of gifting options to make sure you can do just that. We love this Classic Hand Cream Gift Set at R119.
Check out the full Mother’s day gift collection on the Woolworths website now.
Keep it together with Baskiti
Invest in mom’s sanity this Mother’s Day with beautiful handmade storage solutions from Baskiti. This gorgeous range of locally made, handwoven hanging baskets and wooden wall hooks are ideal gifts for moms at the end of their tether. Baskiti offers the one basket every mom needs, from your kitchen to your crafts room or even baby’s room. There are so many uses for the Baskitis — you’ll want to find new open wall-space to hang them! A great addition to the braai room, living area with an indoor plant, or perhaps outdoors under the lapa — the Baskiti range will allow you to have nice things, safe from the prying fingers of toddlers or snoots of curious pets.
The baskets without liner retail for R320 are available to order online.
Take a moment to share a PS Duo
If you don’t have much to splurge on mom this Mother’s Day, don’t stress. A simple gesture like sharing a chocolate with her and having a chat will go a long way to showing her you care. The new P.S. Duo serves up two individual bars in one pack and is made to share. Still inspiring us with fun messages to express how we feel, Cadbury P.S. enthusiasts will love the latest addition of Cadbury P.S. DUO. Combining the best of both worlds P.S. DUO brings together layers of crispy wafer coated in scrumptious milk chocolate and smothered in creamy Caramilk.
Cadbury P.S. DUO is available at major retailers.
Let her tuck into a gourmet snack box with Just Graze Co
If your mom loves to snack on high-quality eats and treats, she’ll love a Mother’s Day grazing box from Just Graze Co in Cape Town. They say you eat with your eyes first and these beautifully presented boxes from Just Graze Co almost look too good to eat! This Mother’s Day let mom get her snack on by gifting her with some tasty treats for breakfast, snack time, or afternoon tea. The Mother’s Day boxes are available in two sizes and pre-orders close on 6th May at midday. Just Graze Co has limited delivery slots available on 8-9th May.
Place your orders now with Just Graze Co.
Spoil her with the Galaxy& Co Mystic Gemstones collection
If your mom loves jewellery you can’t go wrong with a beautiful gemstone piece this Mother’s Day. TFG’s online jewellery offering, Galaxy & Co has launched two new collections, Mystic Gemstones and the Naturalist collections. Both feature beautiful conversation pieces. The Mystic Gemstones Collection couples the magic of crystal gemstones with beautiful jewellery design with five different pendants, bracelets, hoop/ charm earrings and five different rings, all plated in 18ct gold. Choose from pieces featuring five different stones including Rose Quartz, Green Aventurine, Labradorite, Amethyst, and Lapis.
Shop the full collection online now with rings starting from R299, bracelets from R499, and necklaces from R599.
Treat her skin with Bramley
If you’re on a budget but still want to spoil mom this Mother’s Day then look no further than Bramley’s pampering gift sets consisting of a Tissue oil and a Hand & Nail Cream. The Magnolia or Aloe Vera & Olive oil gift boxes, will leave mom’s skin feeling soft and pampered and are an absolute steal. Pair it with a chocolate bar and you’ve got the perfect gift! Bramley’s tissue oils contain Vitamin E and Bio-Pharm oil and are easily absorbed deep into the skin. They’re non-greasy and can be used on all skin types. The Magnolia and Aloe Vera & Olive oil gift boxes contain 1 x 100 ml Tissue Oil and 1 x 100 ml Hand & Nail Cream.
Bramley products are available exclusively at Pep stores and are priced at R32.99.
Look after her feet with a pair of Birkenstocks
Birkenstock is much loved for its exceptional comfort and high functionality. The classic Birkenstock slides are still considered a must-have style item so why not spoil mom with a pair this Mother’s Day? The brand uses sustainable core materials such as natural cork, natural latex milk and jute to construct its ultra-comfortable shoes. If you’re in Cape Town you’ll be thrilled to hear that Birkenstock recently opened a brand new concept store at Cavendish Square. The store joins the exiting stores at the V&A Waterfront, Somerset Mall, Morningside, Benmore and Menlyn. Visit your closest Birkenstock store now to choose from the wide range of Birkenstock styles and colours available to suit your mom’s style.
For winter, we love these Birkenstock Arizona suede sheepskin slides (R2,499).
Keep her skin glowing with PMD
Looking for the perfect gift for a beauty queen? She’ll love the PMD Clean Pro. This home cleaning device brings spa-quality skin treatments to your bathroom at home and will keep mom’s skin glowing. The PMD Clean Pro Breaks down dirt and oil from within the pores at 7000 vibrations per minute while operating at a perfect frequency to lift firm and tone the skin. The facial massager, combined with SonicGlow and heat, allows your skincare to activate by assisting with deeper absorption of active ingredients while the devices rose stone quartz aids in reducing inflammation and tension in the skin.
The PMD Clean Rose Quarts is available online at R3,580.
Entertain her with a good book
For the bookworm moms who love relaxing with a good book, consider giving mom a book, and encouraging her to set aside time every week to enjoy a cup of tea while reading her favourite book. Find good deals on all sorts of books that mom will love at The Crazy Store’s Mother’s Day promotion, taking from 26 April – 9 May 2. Assorted single-author books are priced at just R89.99, so you can grab a few books for mom to enjoy.
Waffle Weave towels from The Cotton Company
Gift your mom a beautiful set of Waffle Weave towels from The Cotton Company’s incredible Waffle Weave collection. Layer some beautiful texture into a bathroom and instantly turn it into your mom’s favourite inner sanctum. These stonewashed waffle weave towels will be real statement pieces in any room. Draped over a chair or welcoming a special someone in a guest room, they are a stylist’s delight. Lightweight, generously sized and ever-so-soft, these Turkish cotton waffle-weave are just the thing to wrap around yourself after a luxurious bath. The honeycomb weave is both breathable and super absorbent, made with OEKO TEX certified yarn. It rolls up small, making it great to take with you on any outdoor adventure.
Grab a Waffle Weave Turkish Towel online at R629.
Handcrafted Almond & Cranberry Brittle Shards
This Mother’s Day give her the gift of indulgence – Woolies has a broad variety of sweet treats and chocolates to choose from. Spoil her with Woolworth’s decadent range of luxury chocolates; or a pick from the artisanal confectionery range which is produced in small batches by local communities. This includes almond & cranberry brittle shards, rose Turkish delight and milk & dark chocolate enrobed peanut brittles. For an added treat, choose from a wide selection of wine and bubbly to celebrate her in the way she deserves.
We love these Handcrafted Almond & Cranberry Brittle Shards at R49.99.