Monday, 10 March 2014

Mothers Day Gift Idea's || Abi Street

So I saw this on Tumblr and just thought it was perfect!! I am going to do a mothers day gift inspiration post. I feel sometimes mum's are quite difficult to buy for, so hopefully this will help some people out!!

Now, what mother doesn't love flowers and chocolate? This gift is for someone who doesn't have a great deal of money and just wants to get something cheap and cheerful! You can pick any of these up in local supermarkets. I'm sure most supermarkets will have deals on choc close to mothers day as well which is always a bonus!

When I have a bit more money to spend on people, one of the things I love to do is to create little gift bags full of their favourite things. For example - if I was doing this for my mother, I would have a gift bag full of Body Shop and Lush products, galaxy and a photo frame with a lovely picture of me and her in. This is one of my favourite things to do because it shows people that you have really thought about them and their favourite things. But you can still have a small budget and achieve this.

If you have the money then why not spoil your mother by taking her on a spa day, a nice weekend away, or even a show/concert that she is dying to see. Although to some people this might seem as though you are just flashing the cash. There will still be some thought in what you pick to suit your mother. whether it be a trip to her favourite city or that show she has been waiting to see for months it will be special to her.

& for people that really don't have any money to spend. Then get a pizza out of the freezer, put on that DVD you always watch with her and use those facemasks that have always been in the cupboard. Mothers day isn't about materialistic gifts or seeing how much you can spend on someone. Its a day full of showing appreciation for the woman that has brought you up and showing them the love that they've always shown you.

*** I would like to add that I understand not everybody has a mother and there are many different circumstances to who people see their mother figure as. And this is in no way to offend anybody or brag of anything. I just thought that this would be a nice post to read/write around this time of year and isn't intentionally set out to hurt/offend anyone.

What are you buying for your mother?
Thanks for reading
love Abi


  1. Haha, brilliant, just brilliant!

    Hmm, hadn't even thought about it! That's terrible isn't it? Haha

    Hmm maybe...

    1. Hahah!! Mine is do as much as I can without spending money!!!

      Student life :p


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