I am a lazy Mother’s Day gift shopper. There – I’ve said it! It’s not that I dislike buying gifts (quite the opposite actually, I love it!), it’s more that I just don’t have time to shop around. When it comes to present buying for a big occasion, I dunno about you but I like to try and get my gifts from one place and using next day delivery. I’ve always been a fan of a department store for that reason. I just want to go in, get on and get out. Now we have online shopping though, it’s easier to shop around without any of the legwork. Wouldn’t it be nice to just grab all of your bits from one place?
Well, I’ve teamed up with Simply Be to show you how easy it is to get all your Mother’s Day shopping done in one place, and with their next day delivery, it’s so easy to get those last minute bargains in! Whether you’re buying for your Mum, a mother figure, a mate who’s a Mum or just treating yourself in memory of a Mum that’s passed – Simply Be have got you covered! Every single item that I’ve featured (and their alternatives) are available on next day delivery for you to get that last minute little something in!
Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts for the Beauty Obsessed
If the person you’re buying for is a beauty geek, Simply Be’s range of beauty essentials will have something special. I chose this YSL Black Opium gift set for a touch of luxe! With a free eye liner and mascara, this set will totally have your giftee looking and smelling great. What better way to say “thanks for pushing me out of your vagina/teaching me not to go after the bad boy/being a kick ass mentor” than designer goodies?
This gorgeous skincare set from The Body Shop looks super luxurious at a smaller price tag. The cream and serum combo will help your loved one to look their best. The cream smells great and leaves your skin feeling super soft. The serum will keep your skin hydrated and fend off those pesky wrinkles too!
Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts for the Fashionista
When it comes to a fashionista, accessories will always go down well as a gift. It’s often the part that I put to the side when I’m shopping for myself on a budget, so if someone gives me accessories I am always mega grateful!
Is your loved one the kind of person that likes to check what you’re doing and when you’re doing it? Well, they’re gonna need a watch to keep tabs on you! This gorgeous Sekonda watch looks WAAAAAY more expensive than it actually is (urm, hello stylish watch for under £30?). It’s classic colours will go with anything she has in her wardrobe too!
This super snuggly, black, knitted scarf is perfect. It’s so useful – keeping warm is always sexy – and it’s a timeless classic too. Black really does go with everything, so if you’re not too confident on buying fashion items for others, this will do you right. Plus, when do you ever think of buying yourself a scarf? Riiiight?
Every girl-on-the-go needs a shopper bag. This shopper bag does exactly what it says on the tin. Slightly larger than your regular handbag, this shopper fits all of your shopping in! This classic black leather(ish) one has strong straps and a deep pocket so your loved one can fit all their bargains in.
Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts for the Comfort Lover
If your loved one is more of a sofa sitter than a party planner, gifts to make them feel right at home, wherever they may be, is the thoughtful choice. Whether it’s pyjamas and dressing gowns or something to make the home feel good, Mother’s Day is a great excuse to buy something comfy!
I chose this gorgeous Saffron Yankee Candle because who doesn’t want their home to smell great? The spicy saffron scent is so warm and lovely. With it being a Yankee Candle, it’ll continue to make my home smell amazing for over 100 days! It’s great for the babe-on-the-go too, just set it up and enjoy it for weeks to come.
Comfort is absolutely key when I’m at home, but sometimes I just want to have something to throw on if I need to pop to the shops that I’m also mega comfy in. This soft, wrap top and leggings set hits both of those nails on the head. This gift is perfect for the busy mum who wishes she could chill more!
So, what are you going to be getting for your loved one this Mother’s Day? Let me know in the comments below and whatever you do, make sure it’s filled with love!
*This post is in conjunction with Simply Be and includes items that were gifted to me for review. All opinions, as always, are mine!