Best gifts for Mother’s Day 2022
Best gifts for Mother’s Day 2022: flowers, champagne, chocolates and more
West House Pottery’s breakfast in bed set: Social enterprise West House Pottery has served up a breakfast in bed set for Mother’s Day. The handmade set includes an egg cup, side plate, mug and a little milk jug for the perfect breakfast of a boiled egg with soldiers and hot drink. This is a gift that gives back as each piece is handmade by the adults with learning disabilities that the Pottery supports.
Flower arranging workshops at Figaro’s Bar in London: Figaro’s Bar on Shaftesbury Avenue in London will be hosting a Mother’s Day flower arranging workshop on 26 and 27 March with independent eco-florist Bramble & Bloom Floral Alchemy. Held from 2pm-4pm, the interactive workshops will see participants pick up some of the industry’s top tips in floral care while sipping on Via Vai Prosecco throughout.
Sculpd’s three wick candle making kit: Candles are a classic gift for Mother’s Day and Sculpd has launched a new kit which combines two of the most-loved crafts: pottery and candle making. Mothers will be able to get hands on, learning how to craft and hand-pour their very own large three wick candle from scratch. Mums will also be able to craft their own candle pot, giving them full creative control over the design of their candle.
Pleesecakes’s Mother’s Day treats: Cheesecake connoisseurs Pleesecakes has some tasty sweet options on its Mother’s Day menu. Brand new for 2022, the Choux Bun Box (£29.99, pictured) features six freshly baked choux pastries filled with a soft raspberry cream cheese filling and white chocolate shortcake, finished with freeze-dried raspberries and a floral white chocolate plaque. The limited edition artisan Chuffles (£26) are 24 unique cheesecake truffle bites in four flavours: cherry and coconut; butterscotch; miso caramel; and raspberry and mint. There’s also a specially-crafted box of six Mini Pleesecakes (£32). Last orders by 22 March.
Groov-e Retro Cassette Player: Does your mum have a collection of old cassette tapes? Then this is the perfect nostalgic Mother’s Day gift for them. Enjoy classic music tapes or listen to the radio through this personal cassette player from Groov-e. Play them loud through the external speaker or listen privately through earphones.
Yew Tree Farm was once owned by Beatrix Potter
‘A Tale of Ms Potter’ tour in the Lake District with ToursByLocals On this full-day private tour, Lake District local Anna will help culture-vultures walk in the footsteps of the iconic children’s author and illustrator, Beatrix Potter. Travellers will uncover the story of this extraordinary woman with remarkable insight, beginning in her early years as a gifted artist, up to the pivotal moments that shaped the course of her life. ToursByLocals offers the eight-hour tour for £575, for up to three people. The tour includes guiding services and private transportation.
Cutter & Squidge’s afternoon tea box: Soho-based bakery Cutter & Squidge sells a box filled with all the components you need for a no-fuss afternoon tea from the comfort of your own home. The kit contains strawberry shortcake-inspired loaves, coffee-break blondies, scones with clotted cream and jam, and bags of English breakfast tea.
GIN AND CUPCAKES
No. 3 Gin X The Hummingbird Bakery’s gift box: No. 3 Gin has teamed up with The Hummingbird Bakery to present a limited edition gin and cupcake gift box for Mother’s Day. The box contains six cupcakes made by the luxury London bakers with flavours inspired by classic cocktails (and subtly infused with gin), as well as a bottle of No. 3’s award-winning dry gin. A cocktail recipe card is also included.
Hotel Chocolat happy Mother’s Day sleekster: The Mother’s Day Sleekster is a collection of Hotel Chocolat’s classic, well-loved flavours, and slightly more unique tastes. Varieties include caramel cheesecake, carrot cake, billionaire’s shortbread, mousse au chocolat, and champagne truffle.