5 Last Minute Homemade Gifts for Mother’s Day

Nothing beats a homemade gift on Mother’s Day. Here are five of my favourite ideas that do not require tons of materials and are easy enough for kids to do (with a little supervision from an adult of course). Happy Mother’s Day!

Rhubarb Muffin  from the Flexitarian
Vegan Rhubarb Muffin from the Flexitarian

Surprise mum on Sunday with a homemade breakfast. These vegan rhubarb muffins from The Flexitarian are delicious and seasonal.

Finger Print Dove
Finger Print Dove

Get paint and paper out! I love this Finger Print Dove by Busy Kids Happy Mom. A piece of art to keep for years to come. Ideal for all ages no matter how big or small your family is. Download this easy tutorial and frame it for Mother’s Day.

Natural Lavender & Rose Bath Salt
Natural Lavender & Rose Bath Salt

You can’t go wrong with pampering! This homemade Natural Lavender & Rose Bath Salt by Rebecca’s Soap Delicatessen are very soothing and the perfect excuse for mum to take some time off, soak and relax!

Celtic Heart Knot Necklace
Celtic Heart Knot Necklace

Turn laces, rope or string in a beautiful Celtic Heart Knot Necklace. Full tutorial on Clones & Clowns blog in both French and English!

Mason Jar Sewing Kit
Mason Jar Sewing Kit

This is perfect for the disorganised mum (like me), always chasing after needles, scissors and thread to make all these tiny repairs or finally sew these scouts badges, missing buttons etc..  See how to make it on It All Started With Paint blog.

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Mother’s Day Flowers – New Bouquets

We have just added two new bouquets to our Mother’s Day selection.

Mother’s Day Posy – Cornish Scented Narcissi £17.50

Make your mum smile this year with this glorious and simple bouquet from Cornwall. This pretty posy features fresh scented narcissi that are so simple, they require no arrangement – just pop them in a vase and admire their natural beauty and scent!

 

Mother’s Day Cornish Flower Posy and Trug £34.95

This glorious trug features a hand-tied pretty posy of seasonal Cornish flowers, combining two gifts in one for Mum this Mother’s Day. Using the pick of the day, no two are the same.

The medley of colours replicates the experience of strolling through Cornish fields on a sunny day, with a wealth of scents and velvet-soft textures shining through. An ideal way to say ‘thank you’ or celebrate, this summery bouquet makes a beautiful gift whatever the occasion!

Hand-tied by floral designers, this marvellous multi-coloured bouquet uses the freshest seasonal blooms and foliage. All contents are sourced from the Tregothnan estate and local growers with attention to sustainability, seasonality and the fewest “flower miles” possible.

Click here to view our full range of seasonal English flower bouquets

Mother’s Day Bouquet Limited Edition Spring Daffodils

Mothers Day Flowers Spring Daffodils
Limited Edition – ONLY AVAILABLE UNTIL 15th MARCH.

With its bright Cornish daffodils, delicate sprigs of purple tip myrtle and beautiful pussy willow, this cheerful bouquet is a pure ray of spring sunshine!

Mixed daffodils and pussy willow are the ultimate springtime blooms and cannot fail to cheer the heart. Combined with purple tip myrtle grown on the estate, this classic bouquet is the perfect gift whatever the ocassion (and an obvious choice for Mum this Mother’s Day!)

Approx Contents – 30 stems mixed Daffodils, 10 stems purple tip Myrtle, 10 stems Pussywillow

All our hand-tied bouquets are created using seasonal flowers and foliage sourced ethically and sustainably from the Tregothnan estate in Cornwall and nearby growers, ensuring your flowers reach you with the fewest “flower miles” possible.

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My Top 5 Eco Gifts for Mother’s Day

Perfect Day English Seasonal Bouquet#1 : English Seasonal Flower Bouquet

Flowers will make a beautiful Mother’s Day gift. I tend to stay away from imported, out of season bouquets.

All our hand-tied bouquets are created using seasonal flowers and foliage sourced ethically and sustainably from the Tregothnan estate in Cornwall and nearby growers, ensuring your flowers reach you with the fewest “flower miles” possible.


Bouquet Garden Assortment bgma#2 : Aromatherapy Gift Set

As a mother what I need most these days is some time to myself to pamper and relax!

Kemp Aromatherapy gift sets are the perfect treat.

Kemp Aromatherapy hand make all their products in England using ethically sourced ingredients. Their philosophy has always been to provide top quality aromatherapy products using 100% pure essential oils and natural ingredients that really work.


Pacifica Candle

#3: Pacifica Candles

Perfectly fragrant and clean-burning, Pacifica Soy Candles are handmade with vegetable soy wax, lead-free wicks and Pacifica’s signature perfume blends with essential and natural oils.

My personal favourites are Mediterranean Fig and Waikiki Pikake.

(Not that I crave the sun and warm weather at all:)!


Birds Reusable Sandwich Bag

#4: Birds Reusable Sandwich Bag

The Keep Leaf’s Birds Reusable Sandwich Bag is so useful. I hate waste so this is perfect for me.

Lunch goes in, comes out. The sandwich bag gets folded once empty so you do not even notice you have it in your bag. Not to mention the gorgeous scandinavian inspired birds design.


Organic Bathrobe

#5: Organic Bathrobe

Perfect after a bath or shower or to simply lounge around this Organic Bathrobe by Living Crafts is made from certified organic cotton.

Soft but also free of nasty chemicals and dyes, this is a real pleasure for the skin.