If Mother’s Day has been left to the bottom of your to-do list, we’ve got the last minute gifts that will keep you in mum’s good books.
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It’s been a chaotic few months, so we won’t blame you if the fact that Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 10th, has slipped your mind.
If you’re now in the last-minute panic zone of frantically trying to work out where you can grab a present that will arrive on time and appear heartfelt and considerate – don’t stress.
We’ve done the work for you, with this roundup of all the best Mother’s Day gifts you can buy this week that will still arrive on time for the big day. From flowers and fashion to fitness, keep reading for our top picks.
Looking for more gift inspiration? Check out our gift guides for all types of mums, from the foodies, to the fitness fiends, to the self-care queens, and the mums in need of a wellness booster.
A relaxing spa experience
In light of recent events, Endota have extended the expiry on their gift cards to three and a half years – so mum will have plenty of time to treat herself to the luxurious spa experience of her choice when you buy her this gift card.
Where to get it: Endota Spa, from $25.
Flowers to brighten up her home
Flowers are a fantastic last-minute gift – and thankfully, plenty of online stores are accepting last-minute orders! Try Little Market Bunch or Flower Fox in Melbourne, My Flower Man or Hermetica in Sydney, or for national deliveries head to EasyFlowers and Interflora.
Where to get it: Ineke bouquet at EasyFlowers for $54 (including bonus voucher), Blessed Blossoms at Interflora for $78.15.
A super-soft cotton sweatshirt
Perfect for those cooler days lounging around the house (or for working up a sweat out in the autumn air!), the Dunning Crew sweatshirt from Aussie brand Camilla and Marc’s new activewear line makes for a great gift for mum – plus, express and same day delivery options are available.
Where to get it: Camilla and Marc, for $199.
A hamper of luxury goodies
Edible Blooms offer a range of luxurious hampers that will still arrive in time if you order before the weekend and choose express delivery! With edible treats, candles, skincare and real plants on offer, there’s plenty to choose from.
Where to get it: Cyclamen Scent Hamper at Edible Blooms, for $75.
A pair of comfy shoes for all occasions
The Iconic’s Mother’s Day edit features 20 percent off selected items, including these comfy-yet-chic sneakers by Nike, which also come in white and black. Just pop in mum’s postcode to see your speedy delivery options!
Where to get it: The Iconic, for $150 (with 20 percent off at the checkout).
An at-home massage treatment
Blys offers a range of gift vouchers for at-home treatments, from singles and couples massages to vouchers that allow mums to choose their own gifts. They’ve got a three year expiry period – so plenty of time to use it!
Where to get it: Blys, from $50.
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The haircare products of her dreams
Gift mum some all-natural shower essentials made in Queensland from Australian botanicals – and let her pick what suits her best by selecting a gift card!
Where to get it: Summer Stories, from $25.