The best Mother's Day gifts for every type of mum

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The best Mother's Day gifts for every type of mum

Mums are the best, aren't they? They've always got your back (even if you did tell her about your science project the morning it was due). They'll help you out whenever you need (like calling in sick to work when you're too scared). And nothing - I repeat, nothing - beats their home-cooked dinner (no matter how many times you try to perfect the recipe. Give up. It just won't happen).

There's a lot our mums deserve thanks for, and while we shouldn't wait until Mother's Day, it's a pretty good reminder to surprise her with breakfast in bed, a handwritten card and a nice present.

We went shopping for the absolute best Mother's Day gifts and here are our favourites!

Mums that love relaxing


Pictured: Lemon & White Thyme New York 2 Wick City to City Candle from dusk

  • Beautiful sleepwear from Peter Alexander.
  • With Kikki K, mums can dream big and be inspired with gorgeous stationery, homewares and functional organising tools.
  • Discover pampering treats and gift boxes from The Body Shop.
  • The dusk City to City collection features hand drawn works of Paris, New York, London, Tokyo and Rome on mugs, oil burners, candles and more.
  • A gift card from any of our beauty and wellness stores. Treat mum to a massage, facial, manicure or whatever suits her fancy.
  • Comfy slippers guaranteed to keep her warm this Winter from Fulchers.
  • T2 offers a range of herbal tea blends perfect for relaxing the mind.
  • Lush gift boxes for the Mum who loves to unwind with a long bath.
  • A new book from Dymocks or QBD.

Mums that love fashion


Pictured: Furla carry premium leather goods and accessories made with high quality Italian craftsmanship and style.

  • Book a personal styling session with our experienced Westfield stylists.
  • Strandbags are offering 30% off handbags and women’s wallets for Mother’s Day.
  • Hues of rich berry and burgundys from Forever New.
  • Chunky cable crew knits from Witchery, available in fawn or navy.
  • Country Road scarf print shirt dress is a little bit retro 80s.
  • Effortless, edgy fashion from Decjuba. The Ellen Denim blazers is a look mum will love.
  • A premium leather bag from Furla.

Mums that love beauty


Pictured: The Ordinary Hyaluronic Acid from Priceline.

  • Personalise it with engraving from Mister Minit. Get 20% off engraving with any giftware purchased in-store.
  • Dazzling jewellery to suit your mum’s individual style from Prouds.
  • Cult beauty products loved around the world from Mecca Maxima.
  • The Ordinary skincare and beauty products, including their famous anti-aging Retinol or hydrating Hyaluronic formulas from Priceline.

Mums that love entertaining

  • Pasta Makers and accessories from House.
  • Jamie Cooks Italy, featuring Jamie Oliver's tried and trusted Italian recipes, from Kmart.
  • Glasses for every kind of wine from Box & Barrel Homewares.
  • Table linen and servingware from all the big brands at Myer.
  • Webers and all the accessories Mum needs for a giant BBQ feast from David Jones.

Complete the gift


Pictured: Cards from Fox & Fallow.

  • Don’t forget about the insta-worthy cards and wrapping from Typo.
  • Beautiful cards from Fox & Fallow.
  • Lush blooms or house plants from White Havana.
  • An extensive range of cards and gift ideas for every budget from Wild Cards & Gifts.