Gift giving is one of the most enjoyable parts of the Christmas period but finding the perfect present for everyone on your list can be tough. Recent studies show that Mums spend up to 13 hours searching for the perfect gift for their partners who only spend 4 hours looking for gifts. As a result, women are often disappointed with the gifts that they receive. If you want to surprise a fellow Mum with a thoughtful gift this year without spending a fortune, there are plenty of gift ideas that Mums of all ages will love.
Make it Personal
A personalised gift is always well received. Everyone loves to receive a gift that is bespoke to them at Christmas time and having a gift engraved can really show that you care. A great gift such as this doesn’t have to be expensive; it can be a small token such as a personalised photo frame like the ones at Shed Loads of Gifts.
Mums rarely take time out to pamper themselves, they are far too busy taking care of their little ones. If you know a Mum that is in need of a little me time, why not surprise her with some time out? Give her a voucher for a local beauty salon and offer to babysit while she has a massage or her nails painted.
Be Inspired by her Bucket List
If you are looking for a gift for a mum with a sense of adventure, why not help her to tick a box on her bucket list? If your friend is always talking about the things she would like to do one day, get her a gift that will make her dreams a reality.
Homemade gifts show that you have put a lot of thought into your gift idea and the recipient will appreciate that you have spent time making it. Christmas wreaths are easy to make and they are ideal presents for your host. Forage for twigs, berries and moss and create a show stopping wreath that fellow mums with love. Edible wreaths also make great gifts and they always go down a treat with little ones. You can make edible wreaths out of sweets and chocolate or fruit and vegetables which is great as you can tailor each wreath to the recipient.
So, there you have it, four tips for choosing fabulous gifts for fellow mums.