30 Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

30 Gift Ideas for Mother's Day

COMPILED BY Gina Dionisio

Looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift for your mom, sister, daughter, MIL? We’ve done some browsing and found these 30 gift options worth considering, from fine-art prints to accessories for the home.

The Food Goddess

For the leading lady who feels happiest in the kitchen or pouring over the latest cooking book, spoil her with a little something from Le Creuset’s new Botanique Collection (we love the Espresso Mugs), a set of Sencillo Ceramic Bowls, gorgeous servers from Kirsten Goss Abode or this sunshine yellow apron from Skinny LaMinx.

Le Creuset Botanique Collection Espresso Mugs | R819

Kirsten Goss Skjell Fork Servers | R990

Sencillo Ceramic Bowls (Set of 6) | R1320

Skinny LaMinx Cross Back Pinny Sunshine Gold | R665

Technivorm Moccamaster Filter Coffee Machine | R4239

The Great South African Cookbook | R459

The Comfort Queen

One of the best spoils you can give mom on Mother’s Day is a little R&R – this beautiful metallic throw from African Jacquard, soft Mungo linen gown, comfy slides from Espadril and fynbos-scented set from Babylonstoren are all perfect pamper gifts.

African Jacquard Metallic Leopard Lounge Throw | from R2955

Minimalist 60% DarkMilk Chocolate | R80

@home Celebration Soy Candle Coral Bliss | R279

Mungo Linen Gown | R1800

Espadril Flat Mule | From R750

Babylonstoren ‘Scents of the Cape’ | R980

The Plant Mom

If she has a ‘green thumb’ then some updated goods for the garden are a great Mother’s Day choice. We love the GRO-URBAN seed squares (available via the VISI Shop) and you can’t go wrong with the colourful Mia Mélange or ZANA indoor planters or botanical coffee table book.

GRO-URBAN seed squares | R80

Mia Mélange Planter Basket | From R290

Plantify Pastel Watering Can | R465

Wild and Wolf Orla Kiely Secateurs | R677

ZANA Small Soft Pot | R210

Flower: Exploring The World In Bloom | R991

The Local Lover

Looking for a hyper-local or one-of-a-kind gift? This limited-edition Sealand Gear Zeplin Sling Bag comes in a bespoke colourway and provides plenty of space for her on-the-go essentials. A limited-edition local art print (check out 50ty/50ty for all the collabs) or beautiful ceramics from Mash.T Design Studio’s ‘Presents from Joburg’ collection will add a special touch to a room she loves.

Banana Bread Woman by Nabeeha Mohamed | R3450

Via Wax Candles | From R80

Best Zee Earrings | R1890

Sealand Gear Zeplin Sling Bag | R925

‘Presents from Joburg’ Ceramics by Mash.T Design Studio | email to order

Maxhosa Socks | R250

The Entertainer

If mom is the life and soul of the party then why not gift her a gorgeous bottle stopper like the hummingbird from Carrol Boyes, a bespoke wine bag or some local bitters and botanicals for her evening tipple.

Fieldbar Drinks Cooler Box | R1699

Babylonstoren Bitterlekker | R135

Ledikana Babina Noko Winebag | R399

Carrol Boyes Hummingbird Bottle Stopper | R295

Symmetry Concentrated Botanical Tonics Gift Set | R350

Country Road Vivi Tumbler | R129 each