OK, we don't mean to nag but if you still haven't got mum a gift you're cutting it a little fine! To save you time — and avoid you offending the woman who, y'know, only gave you life — we've tracked down five gifts that you can pick up in the shops today. Or even tomorrow morning if you really must. They're classic gifts that any mum would be thrilled to receive, so what are you waiting for? Get your skates on!
Left shopping for the perfect Mother's Day gift until the last minute? Strapped for cash before pay day? Don't stress! We've scoured the shelves to deliver the best bargain buys out there that mum will love. From nail polishes to makeup bags to cocktail o' clock, shopping on a budget has never been simpler. Check out how you can put the chic in your gift on the cheap!
How adorbs are these pavé Love Knot rings from Pink Lou Lou? If you think your mum would heart them half as much as we do (and we do, a lot!) you should enter our sweet Mother's Day comp. Simply 'Like' Pink Lou Lou and FabSugar Australia on Facebook, then tell us in the comments section below why you love your mum. Awww. Told you it was sweet! The winner will get to choose a Love Knot ring for mum; either the 9ct gold with blue sapphires, 9ct gold with white sapphires, silver with blue sapphires or silver with white sapphires, and nab a neon pink Love Knot ring for themselves (months before they hit the shelves, btw). The pictured finger bling is valued at a tidy $489, each, which is sure to keep you in mum's good books for a while! Competition closes Friday at 4pm, so get involved quick sticks!
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It’s Mother’s Day this Sunday! In the lead up to the day that celebrates the most special women in our lives, we’re checking out some of our favourite Australian celebrity mums with their adorable little ones, from Miranda Kerr and cutie pie Flynn to Princess Mary and her royal brood of four. The latest star to join the club is Jessica Marais, who gave birth to daughter Scout Edie Stewart yesterday. And if you’re still in need of the perfect gift for mum, Fab and Bella have been running gift guides every day to make present-buying a little easier!
Want to spoil your mum on Mother's Day, but your personal finances are in more strife than Greece? We hear ya! You don't have to spend a small fortune in order to get her something special, you just need to know where to look. Luckily for you, we've put today's Mother's Day Gift Guide on a thrifty budget so you'll find nothing in here for over $50. Think wardrobe extras with more dash than cash; topaz cocktail rings, monogrammed umbrellas and too-cute homewares that are sure to bring a smile to her dial. Step inside the get shopping!
We've done pampering treats and lust-haves for mum, now we're turning our attention to the top "green" gifts you can buy this Mother's Day. Gone are the days when going "green" didn't equate to glamour. We've found five gifts that tick the natural, organic or environmentally-friendly box and don't skimp on the glam-factor either. From enchanting eye colours to bath and fragrance sets, you can guarantee that mum will be thrilled to receive any of them! Take a look at our eco edit.
Mother's Day is all about spoiling, so why not treat mum to something that you know she'll treasure — a little luxury! If she's a fan of La Mer, Sisley and La Prairie, then you know she'll appreciate it. Better still, if she'd never dream of spending that much on herself then it's the perfect way to say "you're worth it, mum." From designer cosmetic cases to lust-have candles, savvy skincare and a makeup collab. with an Aussie design duo, there's plenty to pick from!
Is your mum a real lay-dee? If so, perhaps you should gift her with something that speaks to her refined taste and feminine sensibility. You could update her pencil and blouse uniform with some new season gems from Fleur Wood and Alannah Hill, or show her you care with an oh-so-classic carry all from Rachael Ruddick. What woman doesn't love new shoes? Two-tone, PeepToe ballet flats should do trick. Flick through our Mother's Day Gift Guide and peruse the top ten present options for the first lady of style in your life, your mum.
In case it's slipped your mind, it's Mother's Day this coming Sunday, which means it's time to take a moment to think about the perfect gift for mum. If you're struggling to come up with something, we'll be bringing you gift guides every day this week. Today we're kicking things off in style, showcasing five of the best pampering treats for your mum. So if she never gets a moment alone or barely finds time to treat herself, get her to stop, relax and indulge this Sunday.