21 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas to Suit Any Budget

It can be challenging, if not impossible, sometimes to know what to get that all-important lady in your life! Yes, I am referring to your Mum, those you see as your Mum, those Dad’s that are also Mum’s and Nanny’s or Grandma’s who are just as important and for everyone in between. I also know that this time of year can be challenging for those who have lost their Mum’s and struggle or see it as a trigger. If this is you, please feel free to click away now. Every year, I buy the usual flowers for my Mother in law and my Mum. Sometimes, it’s just easier. Other times it’s because they are so FUSSY! Last year, I decided due to lockdown that I would try out letterbox florist Bloom & Wild, I’d heard great reviews and read that when the flowers arrive, they will look a little worse for wear, but within 24-48 hours, they would be full of life. They did indeed bloom magnificently within a few days, but the comment of ‘they are already dead’ was the message I received. Give them time, I assured her. I was right, they needed time, and they looked amazing. But as I said, FUSSY! I realised this Mother’s Day that there are some remarkable and unique gifts, and I decided to compile my own gift guide. Here are 21 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas to suit any budget.

Silhouette Photo of a Mother Carrying Her Baby at Beach during Golden Hour
It can be challenging, if not impossible, sometimes to know what to get that all-important lady in your life!

21 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas to Suit Any Budget

If you are bored of giving the general Mother’s Day gift of flowers, chocolates, spa days, DIY pampering kits. Then you are not alone, and with the UK still being in the middle of its third lockdown, there isn’t going to be many options for hitting the high street or heading out for a lovely pub lunch (miss those). That doesn’t mean that you can’t still find some fantastic gifts without leaving your sofa.

Gifts for under £10

We haven’t all got large budgets, so here are a few ideas to get you thinking:

Prezzybox – Homemade Soap Collection£9.99


Fragrance Direct – Yankee Candle 3 Filled Votive Sakura Collection Gift Set£7.99

Gifts for under £20

I imagine the average gift purchased for Mother’s Day is probably around the £20 range, and as you can see below, you can get some amazing gifts.

M&S – Ultimate Afternoon Tea Selection£20

Anthropologie – Beaded Monogram Pouch£20

Cath Kidston – Strawberry Garden Gardening Gloves & Hand Cream Set£20

Gifts for under £30

If you can stretch your budget, candles, bouquets and tea gift sets are some of the fantastic gifts available.

Bloom & Wild Bouquets – Letterbox flowersStarting at £22

Anthropologie – Kelly Louise Judd Velour & Satin Eye Mask Gift Set£26

Twining’s – Mum’s Best Start to the Day Gift Box£22

Gifts for under £50

Sometimes, we find that extra special gift that is slightly over, but at the same time, it is perfect. I have included some inspiring gifts that offer a little wow factor.


Etsy – Custom Family PortraitsStarting from £20 (Average £35-£45)

Amazon – Wool Wrap Pashmina Shawl – Oversized Travel Blanket Scarf – Ethical & Handwoven Mansi£50 (Variety of colours) An example is included below.

LookFantastic UK – Balance Me Dawn to Dusk Set (Worth £84)£50

A Man and Woman Carrying their Daughter while Having Fun
Treat that special someone in your life

Gifts over £50

Sometimes you want to treat that special lady in your life to something extra special, and these unique gifts are not gifts you could easily find on the high street.

UncommonGoods (now available in the UK) – Compact Swivel cheese & tapas board £82

Tales From The Earth (sold via Not On the High Street – Mummy And Me Bracelet Set In Sterling Silver£91

The White Company – Electronic Diffuser£65

Blow your Budget Gifts – Over £100

It wouldn’t be right not to include those gifts that completely blow your gift budget. From designer handbags, earrings, shoes and hampers to designer prints and custom art. There are so many opportunities to spoil your loved one.

Fortum & Mason – The Mother’s Day Breakfast Box£125

Pandora – Jewellery starting at £99

Minted – Custom Art Photo Filter Heart Snapshot Mix® Photo Art – $212 (£161 approx).

Etsy Gifts

We all want to shop local; we all want to continue to support smaller businesses rather than line the pockets of large corporations, which is why I love Etsy! Everything from homeware to personalised prints. Now you can shop local without leaving the comfort of your living room.

Personalised Circle Necklace, Family Necklace, Friendship Necklace, Mother’s Day Gift – Starting from £17.99+

Personalised Initial Leather Heart Page Corner Bookmark • Mother’s Day Gift£9

Handmade MugFrom £10

Gifts for Pet Mums including keyrings, mugs, portraits and necklaces- £10+

Mum-To-Be Gift Box – Starting from £15

Personalized Brunch Board Series£18+

Personalized Foot Print Necklace£21.99+

Hand Glazed Plant Pot And Saucer For Mum£24+

Selective Focus Photography of Person Touch the White Ceramic Mug With Choose Happy Graphic
Etsy has everything from homeware and mugs to personalised prints.

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These are just a few ideas to help you find the right gift for your Mum, step-mum, Nan or important person in your life. It really shouldn’t feel like a chore, and with more of us now having to spend more time at home, perhaps a little bit of online shopping will get the gifts sorted before the big day, which means no last-minute dashes to the supermarket or garden centre.

Let me know in the comments below if these ideas have helped? Whether you buy flowers every year or whether you like to make a big deal? I’m interested to know how we all do it.

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  1. Amazing suggestions! I always end up getting flowers for my mom, but maybe this year I’ll try something different. Thanks for the great ideas!

    1. alittlebitsocial2 says:

      Thank you Tiffany. I am the same.

  2. I going to need this post as an inspiration
    Thanks for sharing

    1. alittlebitsocial2 says:

      Thank you, I hope it helps. 🙂

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