March is a pretty good month for women, isn't it?
First we get to celebrate the whole of womankind - and hopefully make the world a better place for us all - with International Women's Day. Then we get to celebrate the most special lady of all on Mothering Sunday.
Well done, March.
That second of those days is approaching rapidly, meaning you only have one week left to find the perfect gift! I've rounded up all the gifts I wish I could give if I were super-rich and could buy as many gifts as I liked. As I'm not super-rich, they're all under £100 and will make both your mum and your purse happy. And as there's not much time left to find the perfect pressie, they'll all arrive in time for the big day if you order soon.
These are some of the most gift-worthy picks I could find on the internet so I hope there'll be something in there for everyone. And I totally won't judge you if you decide to pick up something for yourself while you're at it...
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Mother's Day gifts - the 2017 way
If you usually stick to traditional, tried-and-tested gifts, why not mix up your usual flowers with some fragranced faux roses (definitely don't knock them until you've seen these...) or a more creative kind of plant. If jewellery's more her thing, why not choose a piece that combines both types of gold and silver - it will be the most versatile thing on her dressing table - or a classic watch in a modern shade.
Whatever you get her, Mother's Day should be all about letting mums take a break and have a day to do whatever they want. If that's likely to include a little bit of pampering (and why wouldn't it?), why not treat her to a pretty silk eye mask or some soothing candles that maybe cost a little more than she'd usually spend. There's something about adding a little luxury to a pamper session that takes it straight from relaxing to heavenly.
If you want to really treat her but don't know if your budget will stretch as far as you want it to, head straight to The Outnet. You can pick up a fun Sophie Hulme keyring, some classic Kenneth Jay Lane earrings or a fun Maje scarf for less than half their original price at the moment. If you're quick, you can also get free delivery with the code 'HELLOTHERE'.
For something a little more understated , Next have a fab range of cute cosmetics bags for less than £10 (and, let's face it, we ALWAYS need a new one) and Joules do the prettiest floral cushions for just £25, which are sure to pretty up any room.
What kind of gifts do you usually give? How are you celebrating Mother's Day this year? Have you got anything planned?