Gift ideas for mums

What to buy a mum

Their’s plenty of inspiration on what to buy for a mum in our famous gift guides for mums – from cheap and cheerful to luxury items to make us feel extra special and very loved. Plus we’ve put together a handy shopping list of our top picks that you can click and buy right now.

Whether your the mum who’s always in activewear or constantly whipping up nourishing family meals in the kitchen, our gift guides have got you covered.

Here are our picks for what to buy a mum that she’ll really love.

Cheap and cheerful …

  • Car wash voucher
  • Personalised keyring
  • Her favourite chocolate
  • Massage ‘voucher’ from the kids
  • Coffee card gift voucher
  • Stationery set
  • Good red wine
  • Gardening gloves

A bit more …

  • Bathrobe
  • Spa voucher
  • Magazine subscription
  • Hammock
  • Instant photo printer
  • Spiraliser
  • Electric toothbrush
  • Leather wallet

Splash out …

  • Jewellery cleaner
  • Coffee machine
  • Family portrait session
  • Lingerie
  • Sunglasses
  • Wireless headphones
  • DSLR camera
  • Advanced driving course

The perfect place to sit

Murph&Murph Neoprene Picnic Blanket ($220)

Big enough for the whole family and pretty enough for one with a good book. The cutting-edge neoprene rug is lightweight, fully waterproof and totally beach-ready.


Find calm in the chaos

Family Chaos Planner 2020, Write To Me

Write To Me Family Chaos Planner 2020 ($24.95)

Keep family life organised and under control with a handy planner that has columns for every family member. There’s even extra pages for school holidays and birthday present ideas too!


Beach babe

Carnival Homewares Beach Bag XXL Aquamarine

XXL Beach Bag ($55)

Lightweight, durable and extremely generous in size, this beach bag is ideal for family days by the waves. It folds flat for easy storage when not in use and the waterproof lining makes it a winner with unexpected splashes and spills.


See you on the mat

DOIY Berber Yoga Mat

DOIY Berber Yoga Mat ($79.95)

A contemporary yoga mat with Berber rug pattern that makes any yoga practice, anywhere, feel like home. Simply let the days stress fade away.


Soap so pretty

Fazeek Terrazzo Handmade Soap

Fazeek Terrazzo Soap ($16.01)

Handmade in Melbourne, the stunning terrazzo soaps from Fazeek feature sprinkles of colourful clay that make the skin and bathroom shine.


Sleeping beauty

Gioia Casa Silk Eye Mask

Silk Sleeping Mask ($26.95)

Make that sweet slumber even more heavenly with a 100% mulberry silk eye mask. Silk not only feels soft and smooth against the skin but is also said to help regulate body temperature throughout the night. Bliss.


Healthy hydration

Copper water bottles

Copper Water Bottles ($42.50)

According to Ayurveda, drinking copper-enriched water in the morning helps balance the three doshas – Kapha, Vata and Pitta. These bottles are beautiful to look at and great for your health too.


Mindful puzzle

Okay Lady mindful jigsaw puzzle

Mindful Jigsaw Puzzle ($79)

Designed to give tired eyes a break from screens, these mindful jigsaw puzzles are as stunning as they are rewarding once completed.


Just hanging around

Macrame plant hanger

Macrame Planter Hanger ($40)

There’s no such thing as too much macrame. Handmade in Bundaberg from cotton cord rope, these boho-style plant hangers are just what that book nook needs.


A beautiful brew

OMMO tea infuser set

Multi Torus Tea Infuser Set ($59.95)

An inventive tea infuser designed to fit and clip onto any cup or tumbler. Simply fill with loose tea leaves, pop on a cup and let it brew.


Cute keys

Rose gold Orbitkey

Orbitkey Sage & Rose Gold ($49.90)

Keep jingling keys at bay with the pocket-friendly Orbitkey. The leather and stainless steel design organises bulky keys into a nice, silent stack. Just how we like them.


Take a stand

Jewellery stand by Stackers Australia

Concrete Jewellery Stand ($68.95)

A pretty stand for mum’s shiny things. With arms at different heights, it’s the perfect place for necklaces, earrings, bracelets and everything in between.


Giving healthy a home

The Swag produce bag

The Swag Fruit & Veggie Bag ($21.95)

A simple bag that helps fruit and veggies stay crisp and nutrient-rich for longer. The patented design allows fresh produce to maintain the moisture it needs until it’s time to eat.


Find the perfect gift

We’ve collected a treasure trove of amazing gift ideas, from the latest must-haves from leading brands to the quirky boutique finds. There’s something for every little Piper, Noah and Charlotte.
Gift guides based on play and development, not gender.


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