Mother’s Day in the UK, affectionately called Mothering Sunday, is March 31st, and you are on the lookout for unique gifts for mum.
Even though she loves the typical bouquet of flowers, you’re looking for something a little out of the norm that still conveys just how much she means to you. We’re here to relieve the stress and help you find a brilliant gift for Mother’s Day.
Unique Gifts for Mothering Sunday
What's Included: Being a mum is hard work, so this Mother’s Day, keep her looking fresh and healthy with Vertue. A clean beauty subscription box delivered every other month, she’ll unpack 5-7 luxurious 100% natural and organic beauty products from award-winning brands, including items like cosmetics, haircare, skincare, aromatherapy and superfood snacks.
Cost: Starts at £32.50 GBP/every 2 months
Shipping: Ships worldwide except to select countries from the U.K., at the end of Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct and Dec
What's Included: If mum is a reader, Bookishly offers 3 unique subscriptions meant to bring classic reads each month. The Tea & Vintage Book Club sends 1 pre-loved classic book, beautiful stationery and a luxurious cuppa. For coffee lovers, the Coffee & Vintage Book Club delivers a classic and a bag of delicious ground coffee. The Classic Book of the Month club brings a new copy of a classic in an exclusively designed cover, along with a tea to sip while reading!
Cost: Starts at £10.00 GBP/month
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. between the 20th-27th of each month
What's Included: Highlighting the work of a different artist each month, Papergang is a fun-filled box for mum. With 5-8 items in each month’s box, this subscription sends out charming paper goods perfect for those who enjoy sending snail mail or like to have a desk full of cute supplies. From stationery and greeting cards, to pens and art prints, she’ll enjoy exclusive designs each month.
Cost: Starts at £9.13 GBP/month
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.K. in the first 7 working days of each month
What's Included: Every mother longs for an extra lie in to catch up on some beauty sleep. So, whilst that’s not always a possibility, the Natural Wellness Box ensures she gets some health-promoting items and some me-time every other month. Featuring 5-8 products, from superfoods and snacks, to high-end beauty products and calming essential oils, give her the goods she needs, inside and out.
Cost: Starts at £33.33 GBP/ every 2 months
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. on or around the 15th every other month
What's Included: Here’s a gift that’s calling all crafty mums! Creative fun awaits with each delivery of the Emma Jewell Crafts Box. With at least 15 items in every box, from ephemera and supplies, to tools, odd bits and pieces, hand mixed glitter and sequins, and a Mini mag filled with craft ideas, mum can get inspired, dive into on-trend themes, and get in the mood for making each month.
Cost: Starts at £7.50 GBP/month
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. on the 15th of every month
What's Included: Boxed Locks is a monthly subscription game where the devil is really in the details. A great gift for game-loving mums, each box is carefully designed to provide a fun challenge of puzzles, props and clues that all lead to a code that unlocks the final box. A veritable workout for the brain, the game is suitable for mums and kids 10 and up.
Cost: Starts at £22.50 GBP/month
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the United Kingdom on or before the 4th of the month
What's Included: Stay on budget this Mother’s Day when you send the BookHookedBox, a fun monthly book box perfect for YA fiction lovers. Each month delivers a new hardback book, a bookmark, and a mix of gift items perfect to enjoy alongside a good read, including a signature 4-piece box of chocolates, bath products, a hot drink and other themed goodies.
Cost: Starts at £24.00 GBP/month
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.K. on the 15th of the month
What's Included: A luxurious gift box filled with first-rate goods from independent brands is what the Moi-Même subscription delivers. Each quarterly box includes 5 full-size high-quality gift items from British and European partner companies, including self-care and beauty products, decor items, jewelry and paper goods. Splurge a little this Mother’s Day and give her the chance to explore new high-end brands.
Cost: Starts at £49.99 GBP/ every 3 months
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. in the middle of Jan, Apr, Jul and Oct each year
What's Included: The Mind Detox Box is perfect for mums who have a shelf full of self-help books and enjoy making efforts to improve themselves. The creation of Psychotherapist, Nova Woodrow, each month’s box is curated to focus on a specific area of self development, bringing workbooks and self-exploration exercises, along with carefully chosen products, all with the intent of improving mental wellbeing and promoting a happy, successful life.
Cost: Starts at £9.99/month
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. on the 20th of each month
What's Included: What’s better than kicking back and taking in a good book? Reading that book while sipping a hot beverage and munching on a delicious chocolate treat, of course. The Chocolate and book monthly subscription box gives mum the permission to spend an afternoon just like that, sending a new book from a chosen genre, a relaxing hot drink and a scrumptious treat.
Cost: Starts at £14.99 GBP/month
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. between the 17th-20th of every month
What's Included: Wild Woman is a monthly subscription box that’s designed specifically for adventurous women who prefer to get outside. One of many interesting Mothering Sunday gifts, each monthly box comes filled with 4-8 high-quality items including natural body products, healthy on-the-go snacks, gear and tools, just what mum needs on her next trek in the great outdoors.
Cost: Starts at £25.50 GBP/month
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. on or around the 15th of each month
What's Included: Whose mum is not into that #cakelife? Rachel’s Cake Delights can deliver a taste of the sweet life every month with a box full of homemade baked delights. Each box sends 4 different types of baked goodies, like cake, cookies, or brownies, with a total of 8 items per delivery. Now mum can indulge her sweet tooth without stepping foot in the kitchen.
Cost: Starts at £13.33 GBP/month
What's Included: Step off of the high street this Mother’s Day and send a unique gift with Spotlight Stationery. Representing premium artisan brands and up-and-coming illustrators, she’ll unbox pens, pencils, postcards, stationery and all things paper. Give her the goods she needs to keep her stationery stash full of nothing but the best, and as an added bonus, a donation to a local charity is made with every sale.
Cost: Starts at £23.33 GBP/month
Shipping: Ships worldwide from U.K. except for select countries on the 23rd of each month
What's Included: Fantastic for foodies of all taste persuasions, help mum get prepped to make exciting meals bursting with new, bold flavors with Spicery Recipe Kits. Each box includes 2 recipe kits with colorful recipe cards, step-by-step instructions and carefully crafted spice blends. After popping over to the market for any produce and fresh ingredients, she can impress friends and family with exotic homemade dishes.
Cost: Starts at $14.50/month
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. except for select countries at the end of the month