27 Mar Mother’s Day 2014
If you are looking for something extra special this Mother’s Day, have a look at our gift guide. There is definitely something for every mum that will make her feel extra special. Whether she wants pampering, a culinary gift or some gorgeous clothes you will definietly find something perfect for her.
We would like to wish all our readers who are mums a very Happy Mother’s Day. We hope you get truly spoilt.”
Treat Mum with Ferrero on Mother’s Day
Available from www.ferrero.co.uk
This Mother’s Day, Ferrero have a delicious range of gifts to treat a very special mum. One special gift is the NEW Raffaello Purse Pack. This gorgeous purse, beautifully decorated with tulips, contains Raffaello by Ferrero. These are delicate coconut and almonds creams incased in a thin, crispy wafer and dusted with delicious coconut.
Ferrero also have a stunning Ferrero Rocher Heart to treat our mum. In its gorgeous heart shaped box are a selection of Ferrero’s delicious golden Ferrero Rocher, which combine layers of creamy filling, crispy wafer and crunchy whole hazelnut at its heart. All this is enveloped in a rich layer of milk chocolate. These are one of my favourite chocolates and are a wonderful way to show how much you care.
There is also the Ferrero Collection for mums who like a variety of tastes and textures. This gift contains three of Ferrero’s finest layered delights. This luxury collection includes the classic Ferrero Rocher, the wonderful Raffaello and the Ferrero Rond Noir- a darker sensual delight featuring gorgeous layers of delicate wafer and smooth chocolate cream.
Ferrero have some beautiful delights to truly spoil your mum this Mother’s Day.
The RRP for the Raffaello Purse is £5.99.
The RRP of the Ferrero Rocher Heart is £4.49.
The RRP for the Ferrero Collection starts from £4.69.
Stockists include all major retailers including Tesco, Debenhams and Sainsbury’s.
Available from www.ferrero.co.uk
Gigaset SL930A for the tech mum
Available from www.gigaset.com
The Gigaset SL930A is a wonderful way to spoil a mum who likes tech gifts. The Gigaset SL930A is a landline that runs on the Android operating system. Gigaset is thus expanding traditional fixed-line telephony to include the boundless world of apps from Google Play™. You can now enjoy all the advantages of a smartphone in addition to the customary convenience of fixed-line telephony.
The Android interface allows quick and easy access to Google Play with its more than 975,000 apps. The phone is extremely easy to operate, can be tailored to your personal taste with countless apps, including Skype, Facebook and Twitter. You can even watch YouTube videos on the phone. The SL930A can also be configured to suit your individual needs.
The Gigaset SL930A has all the standard features of a very high spec landline, including customisable ringtones, speakerphone and an integrated answering machine that can record up to 55 minutes of messages and can be operated simply from the handset. The SL930A’s answering machine is also compatible with numerous other handsets from Gigaset, such as the C620H, SL910H or E630H. The SL930A has a fantastic sound quality during calls and a very responsive touch screen making it a joy to use.
The Gigaset SL930A is a fabulous gift to give a very special mum this Mother’s Day. It is a high quality phone with lots of fantastic features.
The RRP for the Gigaset SL930A is £179.99. It is available from www.gigaset.com
Available at www.rosared.co.uk
Rosa Red jewellery has launched a gorgeous spring 2014 collection of affordable fashion jewellery which would make lovely Mother’s Day presents. They have a Folia design which is a stunning silver leaf design. I have earrings in this design and they are absolutely gorgeous.
There is also a Cameo design which is a more intricate design with a central pendant and mother of pearl style centre. I have the bracelet which is stunning, it’s a truly lovely design.
There is also the Iona design available for a mother who loves colour. This is a bright floral design which would spoil any mum.
Each design has a matching necklace (priced from £28), bracelet (£20) and earrings (£10) so is a very affordable yet stunning Mother’s Day gift. It adds instant glamour to your mum without breaking the bank.
All these designs and the whole Rosa Red range are available from www.rosared.co.uk
Available from www.millyskitchenstore.co.uk
If you are looking for a different gift than the usual flowers and chocolates for Mother’s Day, why not get your mum a fabulous grater from Microplane. Microplane graters will make anyone’s life easier in the kitchen because what makes them so special is how sharp they are. The Secret is in the patented Microplane® process which uses chemicals to create sharp cutting surfaces.
All Microplane graters have:
- The Original- US/Canada Patented Technology
- Long-lasting, ultra-sharp, stainless steel blades – Made in the USA
- Teeth that cut food without ripping, tearing or shredding which preserves and intensiﬁes food’s aroma and ﬂavour.
- Effortlessly grate hard and soft cheeses, vegetables, citrus fruits, nuts, spices, ginger, garlic, truffles, chocolates etc.
- Ergonomic handles
- Reusable protective covers for easy storage
- Dishwasher Safe covers
The full range from Microplane is available from www.millyskitchenstore.co.uk
The RRP start from £16.00
Available from www.hallmark.co.uk
Hallmark have some lovely gifts especially for Mother’s Day. They have a huge range of gorgeous cards that can be personalised specially for your dearest mum. Their cards are excellent quality and there is such a wide range available that whether you are looking for cute cards, pretty cards or funny cards, you will definitely find the perfect card for your mum.
Hallmark also have a lovely range of gifts available for mums including delicious personalised chocolates, stunning personalised mugs and wonderful experiences.
Hallmark is definitely worth a look if you want to find an extra special gift for your mum this Mother’s Day.
The full range of gifts can be found at www.hallmark.co.uk
Stellar EaziStore Knife Block
Available from www.trendycookshop.co.uk
Another great gift for Mother’s Day for mums who adore receiving culinary gifts is the stylish space-saving Stellar EaziStore Knife Block. This latest addition to the Stellar range brings cutting edge design to the kitchen with three of the most popular kitchen knives – 9cm/3.5inch paring knife, 13cm/5inch utility knife and 20cm/8inch cooks knife. These three knives are all neatly placed in a compact iconic block.
The knives are wonderfully sharp and each blade has been honed to precision, while the ergonomic handles of the knives have been cleverly moulded to interlock, allowing them to fit together in their diminutive block, taking up the smallest space on the kitchen work surface.
The fibre-filled block has been designed to store and protect the knives without blunting the edges.
All three knives are dishwasher-safe and easy to clean.
The RRP for this fantastic knife block is £75. The EaziStore Knife Block comes with a Stellar lifetime guarantee. This wonderful gift is available from www.trendycookshop.co.uk
Jackets from www.il2l.com
Available from www.il2l.com
A wonderful gift for any mum this mother’s Day would be a jacket from www.il2l.com. There is a wide range of gorgeous jackets that you will definitely find a jacket to suit every mum.
They have a great selection of leather jackets available from Bench, Barneys, own brand IL2L, Pineapple and Amplified. I have a leather jacket from Barneys and it is wonderfully soft and extremely comfortable. The fit is also perfect.
There are fitted, short leather jackets available as well as long trench coats. Whether you are looking for a black or tan or a brown leather jacket you will be sure to find the perfect gift for your mum.
As well as gorgeous leather jackets, www.il2l.com also have some wonderful suede jackets which are perfect for spring. The suede jackets come in red, tan, navy, grey and beige and will look great this spring.
The full range of jackets are available at www.il2l.com.
The RRP for the leather and suede jackets start from £69.99.
Lindt Chocolatier and Wildabout Flowers Collections
Especially for Mother’s Day, the divine Lindt chocolatier and stunning Wildabout flowers have exclusively collaborated. Lindt has been inspired by the joy of gifting and have partnered with renowned flower experts, Wildabout to create a carefully selected range of three exclusive, gorgeous gift collections that any mum will love.
The collection of premium gifts are a perfect, extra special treat for any wonderful mum. The unique and luxurious gifting collection includes a stunning bouquet of flowers and beautiful chocolates. The collections include: The Style Icon and Master Chocolatier Collection; The Classic Beauty and Lindt Swiss Luxury Selection and The Ultimate Bliss and Lindor Milk Chocolate Truffles.
The RRP for these sensational gifts are:
The Style Icon
Small bouquet + Lindt Master Chocolatier Collection 144g £60
Medium bouquet + Lindt Master Chocolatier Collection 305g £80
Large bouquet + Lindt Master Chocolatier Collection 305g £95
The Classic Beauty
Small bouquet + Lindt Swiss Luxury Selection 145g £60
Medium bouquet + Lindt Swiss Luxury Selection 215g £75
Large bouquet + Lindt Swiss Luxury Selection 445g £100
The Ultimate Bliss
Small bouquet + Lindor Chocolate Truffles 200g £60
Medium bouquet + Lindor Chocolate Truffles 200g £80
Large bouquet + Lindor Chocolate Truffles 200g £100
Available from www.silhouette.com
To truly spoil your mum this Mother’s Day, Silhouette sunglasses are definitely worth a look. Any mum will love to receive one of Silhouette’s fabulous designs, as they not only look stylish but are extremely comfortable to wear.
Silhouette have created a lovely range of sunglasses this season which are all easy-to-wear and give your eyes brilliant protection from the sun. The collection include:
Silhouette Melody 8134, 3190, 8139
There are rimless and full frame models available so you can be ladylike or sporty, depending on the occasion and your styling. The 8139 model with its big lenses reinterprets glamour chic and is available in a limited edition of 100 pairs.
Silhouette Icon 8130, 8138, 8661
These sunglasses are available in three lens shapes, seven lens colours and also with prescription lenses, so you will definitely find glasses to suit your needs.
Silhouette Adventurer 8655, 8663, 8650, 8657, 8658, 8659
These glasses are made of high-tech titanium that and are available in six lens shapes and five colours.
Silhouette Dreamwings 3189
These glasses are a full frame model with a particularly impressive line culminating in teardrop-shaped temples. They are available in trendy white/gold, violet, bluish-gray, black and earth.
The full range of Silhouette sunglasses can be seen at www.silhouette.com. There are a wide range of sunglasses available and most Silhouette sunglasses also come with prescription lenses.
If you are looking for an extra special gift for a loved one this Mother’s Day, then Silhouette.com is definitely the place to look.
The RRP for Silhouette sunglasses start from £174. For retailers look at www.silhouette.com.
Angela Langford Skincare
Available from www.angelalangford.com
Angela Langford skincare is an ideal Mother’s Day gift for any special mum. This boutique British Natural and Organic skincare range is perfect for pampering and treating a woman who truly deserves to be spoilt.
I have tried a wonderful gift set from Angela Langford called the Spice of Life Gift Set. This set contains a beautiful natural body wash, salt body scrub and rich & nourishing body butter cream. Each product is beautifully fragranced with an exotic blend of pure natural & organic essential oils to spice up your life. The fragrance I used was Lemongrass and Ginger.
This gift set comes in a lovely gift box and definitely makes a really indulgent treat.
The RRP for the Spice of Life Gift Set is £46.00.
It can be purchased for £38.00 online from www.angelalangford.com
Available from www.scandale.com
Iconic French shapewear brand Scandale announces the exciting launch of Les Aquatiques, an elegant new swimwear line that brilliantly combines figure-flattering silhouettes with seductively stylish designs. This gorgeous range of swimwear would make the perfect gift for any mum this Mother’s Day.
Scandale’s new swimwear range combines sensuous comfort and effective body shaping to bring the art of dressing well to the beach. You will ooze confidence when wearing this swimwear as it shapes the body beautifully making you feel your absolute best.
The first style from Les Aquatiques is Mirage, an iconic one-piece. Mirage elegantly combines simplicity and versatility. The fabric is chlorine and lotion resistant far longer than ordinary spandex and soft to the touch with built in ultraviolet protection, making it the ideal choice for glamorous and sophisticated swimwear.
Mirage is a beautiful swimsuit that every mum will love this Mother’s Day. It will definitely get her feeling ready for her summer beach holiday this year.