Choosing the perfect gift for Mum can be a tough choice, but we’re determined to make sure you get it right this year. We hit the Market stalls in search of our top 10 gifts for Mother’s Day.
Make Her Sparkle
From modern, cool and brightly coloured pieces, through to evening glamour and custom works; Aminalee Accessories is jewellery heaven, creating eye-catching intricate jewellery accessories.
Mum To A Tea
Enjoy having a brew with your mum? Then take the time to pour her a cuppa and catch up on all of the goss. Petal have soothing blends with ultra-calming herbs aswell as a beautiful fruit teas, try their Japanese quince or white berry bliss tea.
Treat mum’s skin with delicious skincare products from Parlour. Try the Sohum range with fragrances such as Madagascan vanilla, mango and coconut. Also pick up a Perfume Petite so Mum can transport her favourite fragrance anywhere in pursed sized glamour.
A tested gift, time and time again, flowers are an easy win. Mums have an uncanny ability to discern the quality, so make sure you pick up the best bouquet. The team at Joe Leuzzi Flowers will point you in the right direction.
Light It Up
Being a mum can be super stressful so create an at-home oasis with beautiful scented candles from Candle Corner. They stock the famous Lumiere candles, popular German tealight holders and Australian made Ecoya candles.
Comfort & Style, Not-Ugg-Ly Ugg Boots
Ugg boots and slippers are at the top of everyone’s list and Jumbo Ugg Boots (Tues Stall 30, C Shed; Thurs Stall 30, K Shed; Fri Stall 4, J Shed; Sat Stall 104, J Shed; Sun Stall 24, D Shed) have a bunch of styles and colours that mum will love, guaranteed to keep her warm day and night, indoors and out. Best of all they’re made right here in Melbourne!
Mother’s Day is about making mum feel good, and nothing fulfils that goal more than giving her a massage that will make her feel better, look better and sleep better. Pop into Shen Chinese Medicine Centrefor a relaxing massage.
Who Ate All The Chocolate?
Calories don’t count on Mother’s Day, so encourage mum to indulge her sweet tooth. M&G Caiafa (Shop 67-70, Dairy Hall) stock a range of sweet treats that any mother is sure to love.
Hang ALL The Plants
Caring for a living thing is a mother’s instinct that lasts long after we’ve moved out. Though plants have the additional advantage over children as they don’t leave dirty plates and shoes lying around! If she’s tight on space, a hanging plant from Qn Flowers (String Bean Alley) will do the trick.
Get the Gourmet Goods
If your mum is into gourmet foods, and lets be honest who’s mum isn’t – visit the Pukara Estate tasting room for a beautiful range of local extra virgin olive oils, artisan Vinegars and other gourmet flavoursome products.