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From tasty treats to incredible art, these presents will earn you brownie points on 14th March.

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Looking to spoil your mum silly more than ever?

This year, Mother’s Day will undoubtedly be different for many.

Whether you’re lucky enough to live with your mums or looking to send a parcel filled with love from afar, we’ve done the searching for you with a list of gift ideas so you can pamper the leading lady in your life.

Filled with creative gifts from some of the UK’s biggest art institutions and indulging treats from some of London’s most luxurious restaurants and retailers, here’s our quick guide to gifts to give your mum this Mother’s Day.

Gifts for creative mums from the Royal Academy of Arts

The Royal Academy of Arts’ hand-picked Mother's Day gift selection offers the perfect present to show how much you care. From unique jewellery pieces, best selling luxury scarfs and limited edition art sales, there’s something to suit every budget. Shop online to explore the range and have your treasures delivered in time for Mothering Sunday.

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Pretty prints and marvellous accessories from Cath Kidston

Bring magic to Mother’s Day with special gifts from Cath Kidston. Guaranteed to make Mum smile, British designer Cath Kidston’s pretty prints are on mugs, stationary, beauty products, bags and accessories. Whether it’s a chic new tote or an upgrade to her makeup bag, shop the delightful Spring/Summer 2021 range online, starting from as little as £8.

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Great gifts for art addicts from The National Gallery

Get ready to make her day with heartfelt gifts inspired by art from the online shop at the National Gallery. From Da Vinci to Van Gogh, explore an exquisite range reminiscent of the world-renowned paintings. Whether you want to gift a print, delicate jewellery or homeware inspired by the Gallery collection, there’s something to suit every budget.

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Wake-up to breakfast from The Wolseley

Spoil your leading lady silly with the indulgent 'Breakfast in Bed' gift box from The Wolseley. Renowned for its spectacular interior, immaculately presented classic food and seamless service, it’s the ultimate Mother’s Day treat serving two for £95. Each box contains: half a bottle of Pommery Champagne; 6 Cotswold Legbar Blue eggs: Severn & Wye smoked salmon; Caviar; Sourdough loaf; freshly squeezed orange juice; homemade marmalade; homemade granola yoghurt and fruit compote; homemade raspberry truffles; The Wolseley’s finest loose leaf English Breakfast Tea; and a ‘Breakfast at The Wolseley’ book. What’s not to love?

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Mother’s Day gifts and Afternoon Tea Ham Yard Hotel

Treat your mum to Mothering Sunday with Firmdale Hotels' award-winning Afternoon Tea. Delivered door-to-door across London, the luxury boxes bring a little piece of Ham Yard Hotel into your home with a selection of finger sandwiches, savouries and sweet treats. Indulge in tomato arancini and olive and ricotta palmier, homemade scones with clotted cream and preserves and a selection of cakes, including lime and dark chocolate tartlet, raspberry macarons and white peach and vanilla choux.

What’s more, each Afternoon Tea box includes a large RIKRAK candle in Kit Kemp’s signature Wheatgrass Bay scent and is available as Afternoon Tea for one, two or four. Plus, toast the occasion by adding a bottle of English sparkling rosé to the Tea for four.

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Give joy this Mother’s Day at Fortnum & Mason

After the year we’ve all had - mums, mums-to-be, godmothers or whoever means Mum to you - all deserve an extra big thank you. Make this Mothering Sunday truly special with wonderful things to make their day from Fortnums. Explore the range of signature hampers, overflowing with glorious gifts and foodie delights, shop elegant gift boxes or traditional teas, plus satisfy their sweet tooth with a boxful of Fortnum’s chocolates. Whatever you decide, shop gifts online, or pop-in to the food hall which remains open throughout lockdown.

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Cath Kidston


Discover unique Cath Kidston prints to cover every aspect of your life from the flagship Cath Kidston store located on Piccadilly, a moment away from the Royal Academy of Arts. Offering beautiful homeware through to stylish bags, dresses and more, there's something to suit every budget.

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The Wolseley


The Wolseley is a café-restaurant located in Mayfair, on London’s iconic Piccadilly serving breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and weekend brunch. Explore The Wolseley's online shop for the perfect present or indulgent treat for every occasion. Plus, discover their delightful range of gift hampers, candles, teas and coffees, silverware and much more.

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Ham Yard Hotel


In the midst of Soho and moments from Mayfair, Ham Yard has an urban village feel. The hotel revolves around a leafy courtyard with a bronze sculpture centrepiece by Tony Cragg. Interiors are designed by Kit Kemp in her award-winning modern British style. Alongside the hotel's 91 individually designed bedrooms and suites are 24 apartments, 13 boutiques and a restaurant and bar, there is a drawing room and library, rooftop terrace, spa and gym, theatre, private event rooms and bowling alley.

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Fortnum & Mason


Since 1707, Fortnum & Mason has been home to extraordinary food, joy-giving things and unforgettable dining experiences. Situated on Piccadilly, it's the most luxurious department store in the world. Offering full range of luxury signature hampers and gift boxes, sweet and savoury treats, and gifts for every occasion.

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Royal Academy of Arts


The Royal Academy of Arts is a world-renowned art institution based in Burlington House on Piccadilly, London. For over 250 years, the RA has existed to champion art and artists and offers a place where art is made, exhibited and debated. Enjoy their expanded campus with free displays, new spots to eat, drink and shop, and much more.

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