Mother’s Day is just around the corner, but no need to stress – we’ve got you covered with our top 11 gift ideas for mums from all walks of life. (We tried to keep it to 10, but we’ve just got so much amazing stuff to share!)
The best part? We’re offering 10% off full-priced items from our Mother’s Day collection for online orders – just enter the code MUM at check-out! And if you spend over $120, you’ll nab free shipping to your door!*
Drop into Alt: Living or shop online for easy Aussie-wide delivery and make mum a very happy lady this Mother’s Day.
1.Bopo Women self-love body products
Body care products are always a foolproof Mother’s Day gift, but the Bopo Women range adds a little something special. The brand’s philosophy goes beyond simply slapping on a moisturiser; instead, it’s all about encouraging users to turn their daily routines into a spot of self-care and body love.
2. Hunter Lab and Ena skin care gift packs
If the idea of choosing skin care products gives you the heebie-jeebies, don’t stress – our pamper hampers have you covered.
Make mum feel a million bucks with Hunter Lab’s luxurious skin care gift packs. Each product is made using high-quality and natural ingredients, all bottled up in the most elegant packaging we’ve ever laid eyes on.
If mum’s a true eco-warrior, treat her to our Ena gift pack. With each item proudly eco-friendly and jam-packed with organic ingredients, this is the complete package for a well-deserving mum.
3. Insync and Paird earrings
You can’t go past a great piece of jewellery for Mother’s Day. Our range of earrings are lovingly handcrafted by local artists for a mix of timeless and contemporary beauty. Choose from intricate designs courtesy of Mornington Peninsula-based brand Paird, or opt for something a little more daring with bold stainless steel pieces from Insync.
4. Journey of Something 1000 Piece Puzzles
What greater gift to give than a spot of quality bonding time with ma? The Journey of Something jigsaw puzzles are bound to bring you together for an afternoon of problem-solving bliss. Choose from four designs created by a bunch of talented Aussie artists. Oh, and did we mention each puzzle is made from recycled paper?
5. Sage & Clare and Kip & Co cushions and throws
Ditch the choccies and candles this Mother’s Day and give Mum something that’ll last for years. We have an exquisite range of cushions and throws in store, with something to suit all tastes. Opt for bold and colourful prints from Melbourne brand Sage & Clare, or explore opulent colours and floral designs from fellow Melbourne makers Kip & Co
6. Pod & Parcel biodegradable coffee pods
Surprise Mum with the ultimate brekky in bed this Mother’s Day thanks to Pod & Parcel’s specialty coffee. Roasted in Brunswick, these sustainably made coffee pods boast rich and exotic flavours for a guilt-free, café-quality pick-me-up.
7. The Tea Nomad tea canisters
If ma’s more of a tea drinker than a coffee connoisseur, make sure you hit up the Tea Nomad range. Hand-blended in Sydney, the travel-inspired artisan teas ooze luxury (complete with a gorgeous copper canister keepsake).
8. Capra Designs planters
Mum a bit of a green thumb? Why not gift her something a bit speccy to display all that meticulously cultivated flora and fauna. Made in Melbourne, Capra Designs add a pinch of contemporary chic to the home with elegant geometric shapes and pastel tones.
9. Tightology socks
With autumn well and truly settling upon us, Mother’s Day is the perfect excuse to gift Mum a new pair of tootsie warmers. Melbourne-based sock company Tightology has got the goods with bold colours to brighten even the gloomiest of winter days.
10. Project Ten and Perky by Nature picnic ware
Weather permitting, why not treat your ma to a good old-fashioned picnic this Mother’s Day? Cap it off with the perfect pressie: a bunch of fun-coloured, zero-waste picnic ware. From bamboo cutlery sets to insulated tote bags, silicone takeaway coffee cups to waterproof rugs, we’ve got you sorted.
11. Kaz Ceramics kitchen ware and home decor
Give Mum’s china collection a much-needed update with a slice of handmade luxury. Crafted by Mornington Peninsula artist Karen Morton, Kaz Ceramics features a vibrant range of platters, bowls, vases and even wall hangings. Nab a unique, one-off gift to make Mum feel truly special this Mother’s Day.
*Coupon code may only be used once per customer. Code expires 12th May, 2019. Only applicable to the Mother’s Day collection. Bulky items may incur shipping costs.