Top Tips For Choosing The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift

With Mother’s Day just around the corner – Sunday 26 March if you need to check the date – now is the perfect time to start thinking about what to get your mum to make her feel special.

If you usually go down the tried and tested routes of chocolates or flowers, this could be the year to change things up.

Of course, it can be difficult to know what to buy your mum sometimes and, as Daily Mail reporter Anna Pursglove recently pointed out, personalised gifts like mugs with a name on them aren’t all that personal any more given how many there are available.

But there’s more to personalised gifts than just sticking someone’s name on something. If you think about what your mum likes, what her hobbies are or memories you’ve shared together you’re more likely to come up with an excellent gift that she’ll love.

For a trip down memory lane, why not find something you made for her in your childhood and do something to spruce it up a bit? You might be able to use chrome plating services to give it longevity and make it look a bit more exciting.

Another option is to give an old piece of jewellery a new lease of life. It might be that a clasp needs fixing, or the chain of a pendant needs repairing. A stone could be missing from a favourite ring or the metal plating could be wearing through. Whatever it is, your mum is bound to appreciate the effort you’ve gone to in order to ensure she can get more use out of it.

Try thinking outside the box a bit this Mother’s Day and reward your mum with something other than flowers for all her hard work.