Mother’s Day is nearly here. To celebrate the mums in your life, take a look at the first ever Essex Baby Mother’s Day Gift Guide for present inspiration! We’ve chosen our favourite gifts on the market – from high street stores, to local Essex businesses – to give you some ideas for gifts. We hope you enjoy the Guide.

If there are any other gift ideas that you’d like to share with Essex mums/dads, please feel free to add them to the comment section at the bottom of this page.

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Tell your mum how much you love her with this stunning rose quartz rock crystal pendant from Beautiful. £55



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Capture precious moments between mum and child with this great offer from Amanda Collins Photography. A mini photography session and 8 x 6 framed desk print for only £30.00






Treat your mum to a stunning 3D watch! Or a new Handbag! Pop over to Lisa’s Boutique and have a browse at the fantastic range of handbags and accessories and now a lingerie range inc plus size.



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Give the gift to save a life this Mothers Day – Paediatric First Aid training for Parents, Grandparents & Carers at a time and place to suit you!

Safe Hands First Aid offers a 2hr interactive course covering all essential first aid for babies and children in the comfort of your own home with friends/family at a convenient time for you.


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Jimmy Choo perfume from Pharmacy at Hand is a fragrance inspired by modern women who are strong, empowered, beautiful, seductive and alluring with a hidden and mysterious sense of confident sexuality.




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Capture some special memories with a special family photo shoot with Essex-based Tracy Williams. Tracy provides a relaxed fun photography session using natural light – inside or outside in the garden, park or at the beach – wherever you fancy. Gift Vouchers available, so this is a lovely gift for mums.



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We love this beautiful cushion cover by Traidcraft featuring a tree of life design with mirror work and embroidery design. £22.00






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A new mum will always want to keep an eye on her precious bundle so the Easy View Mirror from Diono is a great gift for mums on the go this Mother’s Day.

The Easy View Mirror attaches securely to the middle of any headrest, does not block visibility and does not need to be positioned directly over the child making it a thoughtful and useful gift. £15




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This lovely new Landrake Lacy Batwing Top from Celtic & Co is made from ultrasoft organic cotton in lightweight and lacy, demi-sheer stripes. With a boat neck, batwing sleeves, drop shoulders, and deep-rib hem we think it would make a great gift for mums – young and old alike. £55.00


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Whether the recipient of your Mother’s Day gift is an occasional or enthusiastic candle user, Candelabox could be just the gift. Subscribe to Candelabox for your mum, and she’ll receive a box of the best and most beautiful candles delivered to her door every month.

£24.90 – one month subscription




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There’s nothing wrong with adding a bit of sparkle to the school run each morning with these glittery Ash Virgo trainers from Baukjen.



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Buy a beautiful brooch kit from Red Gate Stitchery and make your mum a handmade present.





Box of chocolates

Chocolates are always a sure winner as a Mother’s Day gift. We love the Mother’s Day Heart from Hotel Chocolate. £39.00




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The ultimate fashion experience! Buy your mother a House of Colour session where she can discover the colours that suit her the most from House of Colour’s experienced style consultants. £110




Breastfeeding scarf

The Snoob breastfeeding scarf, would make a perfect gift for any new mum. Confidence boosting for a first time mum who may feel nervous about feeding in public, it would also give her a stylish edge. £25.00




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This striking blue/clear glass beaded silver plated bracelet from Essex-based Dewdrop Beads is a perfect present for Mother’s Day. One size fits all priced at £7.50 + P&P



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Time for a Red Letter Day? Head to the top of The Shard for a birds eye view of London and also enjoy lunch for two at a nearby restaurant. £100



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We love this peachy-pink Bari satchel from Baukjen. It looks quite roomy and seems perfect for this season’s pastel fashions. £199




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We just love this personalised Mummy Definition Slate. Every mummy means something different to every child so this would make a really special personal present for a proud new Mummy. £26.00





mum and baby matching onsies

Matching Mum and baby onesies would be the perfect gift for Mothers Day!





Personalised phone cover



Give your tech-loving mum a daily reminder of how much you care with this personalised iPhone case from Photobox. £21.99





Compact mirror


Both smart and functional, this simple and elegant silver-finish compact mirror from can be personalised with your own special message. £14.99




Harrods afternoon tea


Treat your mum to a quintessentially English afternoon of tea and treats at Harrods, one of the most refined places in London to take afternoon tea. From £29.00




Small gift box


For another handmade gift idea, how about making a charming keepsake box for your mum to put all her precious things in. Take a look at these box ideas from Lets Lasso The Moon.