Christmas gift ideas for Mum: The best beauty, fashion, tech and homeware presents

16 November 2021, 16:13 | Updated: 19 November 2021, 19:00

Get Christmas sorted with these gift ideas
Get Christmas sorted with these gift ideas. Picture: PH
Alice Dear

By Alice Dear

Struggling to decide what to buy your mum for Christmas? We've got all the best ideas of 2021, for mums who love fashion, relaxing, being active and more.

Christmas is just around the corner, and while we're all very excited for the festive period, many of us will suddenly start to panic about presents around this time.

And we know that one person famously hard to shop for is your mum – after all, what do you get for the woman who deserves it all?

In order to help you out, we've put together the ultimate list of gift ideas for your mum, from beauty products, to homeware and more.

Revlon One-Step Volumiser

Revlon One-Step Volumiser, £69.99
Revlon One-Step Volumiser, £69.99. Picture: PH

Perfect for: Mums who love to look good without spending all day getting ready

The details: The Revlon One-Step Volumiser is a 2-in-1 styling tool that allows you to generate the power of a hairdryer into a styler. The volumiser will save you time, leave you with a salon-finished look and won't damage you hair like other styling tools.

Buy the Revlon One-Step Volumiser, £69.99.

Gift Set from Soak Sunday

Gift Set from Soak Sunday, £65.00
Gift Set from Soak Sunday, £65.00. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The mum who deserves to relax

The details: Soak Sunday's Ultimate Soak Collection comes with bath soaks, bath & body oils, a scented candle, a body scrub and a sleep balm – everything you need for some TLC. You can also tailor the scent of each product to your own tastes.

Buy the Ultimate Soak Collection by Soak Sunday, £65.

Marshall Acton II Bluetooth Speaker

Marshall Acton II Bluetooth Speaker, £219.99
Marshall Acton II Bluetooth Speaker, £219.99. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The mum who LOVES music

The details: The Marshall Acton II Bluetooth Speaker comes with a dynamic compact speaker featuring three dedicated class D amplifiers that power its dual tweeters and subwoofer. In other words, it might be compact but the sound really packs a punch.

Buy the Marshall Acton II Bluetooth Speak, £219.99.

Home comforts from Costwold Company

Blue Ditsy Floral Printed Cotton Bedspread, £150
Blue Ditsy Floral Printed Cotton Bedspread, £150. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The mum who loves her bed

The details: For the mum who loves her interiors and also loves a cosy bed, the Blue Ditsy Floral Printed Cotton Bedspread will keep her warm throughout the winter and years to come.

Buy the Blue Ditsy Floral Printed Cotton Bedspread by Cotswold Company, £150.

Cashmere Socks from Pantherella

Cashmere Socks from Pantherella, £100
Cashmere Socks from Pantherella, £100. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The mum who loves a little luxury

The details: The Tabitha three-pair gift box by Pantherella contains three pairs of socks made from the world's finest cashmere. They come with a seamless toe for extreme comfort and are packaged in a luxury, velvet-lined gift box.

Buy the Tabitha 3-Pair Gift Box from Pantherella, £100.

Jewellery from Abbott Lyon

Coin Small Figaro Necklace & Twisted Huggie Hoop Earrings, £79 / £55
Coin Small Figaro Necklace & Twisted Huggie Hoop Earrings, £79 / £55. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The fashionable mum

The details: Abbott Lyon is the place to go for jewellery for your mum this festive season. Whatever her style preferences, you'll find something she will adore. We're personally loving the Coin Small Figaro Necklace and the Twisted Huggie Hoop Earrings at the moment.

Buy the Coin Small Figaro Necklace & Twisted Huggie Hoop Earrings, £79 / £55.

New bedding from Dip & Doze

The Amongst The Stars Set by Dip & Doze, £100
The Amongst The Stars Set by Dip & Doze, £100. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The mum who deserves the best nights sleep

The details: These cool and crisp organic cotton bed sheets by Dip & Doze combine a great design with great quality. Ethically made, fair-trade and made with 180 years of expertise, there's nothing not to love.

Buy Dip & Doze's Amongst The Stars Duvet Set, £100.

Boots from Sorel

The Lennox Street Waterproof Boots by Sorel, £170
The Lennox Street Waterproof Boots by Sorel, £170. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The mum who loves the outdoors

The details: Sorel's Lennox Street Waterproof Boots bring together practicality and style. The military-inspired boot is made for rainy days, cold temperatures and slick streets, meaning you'll be ready for anything.

Buy the Lennox Street Waterproof Boots by Sorel, £170.

Function of Beauty custom hair products

Custom shampoo & conditioner by Function of Beauty, £25 - £54
Custom shampoo & conditioner by Function of Beauty, £25 - £54. Picture: PH

Perfect for: Mums who like to take care of themselves

The details: Function of Beauty is the home of personalised hair and skincare products. Simply take their online quiz and they'll send you the perfect set of shampoo, conditioner, oils and more, all created just for you.

Custom shampoo & conditioner by Function of Beauty, £25 - £54.

Silentnight Snugsie Oversized Hoodie

Silentnight Snugsie Oversized Hoodie, £40
Silentnight Snugsie Oversized Hoodie, £40. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The mum who is always cold

The details: Silentnight's Snugsie Oversized Hoodie is the must-have item this winter. Whether you're curling up with a book or lounging in front of the TV, the oversized hoodie will keep you extra toasty and cosy.

Buy the Silentnight Snugsie Oversized Hoodie, £40.

Jabra Elite 7 Pro wireless earphones

Jabra Elite 7 Pro wireless earphones, £199
Jabra Elite 7 Pro wireless earphones, £199. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The non-stop mum

The details: The latest Jabra Elite 7 Pro earphones with advanced audio engineering are perfect for people on the go. Whether you're looking for a product that delivers unrivalled sound quality for their music or easy access to make clear calls, the Elite 7 Pros have it all.

Buy the Jabra Elite 7 Pro wireless earphones, £199.

Thermal Jacket by Tog24

Hadleigh Thermal Jacket by Tog24, £90
Hadleigh Thermal Jacket by Tog24, £90. Picture: PH

Perfect for: Mums who love style and substance

The details: The Hadleigh Thermal Jacket by Tog24 is the perfect coat for throwing on this winter. Whether you're out for a crisp wintery walk, popping to the shops or off to meet friends, this coat will keep you comfortable and stylish.

Buy the Hadleigh Thermal Jacket by Tog24, £90.

Must-have earrings from Tada & Toy

Tada & Toy's collections are perfect for the stylish mum
Tada & Toy's collections are perfect for the stylish mum. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The mum who likes to stay on-trend

The details: Tada & Toy is home to some of the most beautiful jewellery at an affordable cost – in particular, accessories for your ears. Their collection of celestial studs, hoops and studs will make the perfect gift for any mum who has a classic but bang on-trend style.

Buy the Twin Star Hoops & the White Constellation Ear Cuff, £95/ £42.

Marc Jacobs Daisy Gift Set

Daisy by Marc Jacobs is one of the most popular fragrances in shops
Daisy by Marc Jacobs is one of the most popular fragrances in shops. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The mum who always smells great

The details: Nothing says Merry Christmas like a brand new fragrance set. This Marc Jacobs Daisy Gift Set includes the fragrance, a 75ml body lotion and a 75ml shower gel, meaning your mum can make this floral and fun scent her new go-to perfume.

Buy the Marc Jacobs Daisy Gift Set from Moonpig, £65.

Mini Massage Cushion

This Mini Massage Cushion is perfect for tense and achey shoulders
This Mini Massage Cushion is perfect for tense and achey shoulders. Picture: PH

Perfect for: The hardworking mum

The details: The Mini Massage Cushion is the perfect gift for any mum who deserves a little TLC, but maybe doesn't have the time or funds to book a massage once a week. This item is perfect for the back, shoulders and neck as it soothes aches and pains with the rotating pressure points. It also has a heat mode, which will help loosen tense and sore muscles.

Buy the Mini Massage Cushion from Moonpig, £32

Sanctuary Spa Beauty Sleep Journal

Give the gift of great sleep this Christmas
Give the gift of great sleep this Christmas. Picture: PH

Perfect for: Mums who struggle to sleep

The details: This fabulous little set is a great gift for anyone who struggles to let go of the stresses of the day when they get into bed of an evening. This Sanctuary set comes with a sleep mist, a de-stress warming body balm, a beauty sleep recovery mask and a silk sleeping eye mask.

Buy the Sanctuary Spa Beauty Sleep Journal from Moonpig, £20.

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