Style & Design

Skip The Flowers And Spoil Her With This Mother’s Day Gift Guide

By Erin Curtain
27th Apr 2021

Frantically trying to find the perfect Mother’s Day gift for your mum, aunt, gran, or any other special women in your life? Take a deep breath and forget the frenzy—we have you covered this year. 

From ethically-made purses to one-of-a-kind finds you’ll only pick up in Brisbane, browse our top picks that will make mum feel special.

Shop our top picks below. 


Price: $10 - $30

Rocky road chocolate from New Farm Confectionery.

Let’s kick this list off with an old-faithful Mother’s Day gift: chocolate. But we’re not just talking about any old chocolate. We’re talking about the melt-in-your-mouth morsels made with love at New Farm Confectionery. Whether your mum loves chocolate bars, bark, covered berries, creams, or any other combination of sweetness and rich cocoa that you can think of, shop it here.

Sustainable Purse

Price: $59

A blue vintage-inspired purse from Empire of Bees.

Penny’s Purse from Empire of Bees gives off cute vintage vibes and comes in a range of gorgeous colours, from navy blue to moss green. Best part? The brand is completely ethical and sustainable, going so far as to upcycle retro fabric for the lining so that your mum can live her best eco-warrior life in style. Shop it here.

Boater Hat

Price: $199

A woman walks on the beach wearing her Lack Of Colours hat.

Give your mum the locally made accessory that serves up 70s glam vibes. From the minds of a Brisbane power couple at Lack of Colour, this sleek black dipped boater is trimmed with custom gold conchos. Shop it here.

Fancy Pot

Price: $95 - $245

A large pot plant sits in a room surrounded by beachy decor.

Give the best plant-mum out there a hand-painted pot to home her greenery of choice. The stunning Big Chief pot from Arc & Family with its bold geometric print comes in either terracotta or a lightweight egg pot and is available in a range of sizes. Shop it here.

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Linen Threads

Price: $110

A woman wears a chocolate linen shirt dress paired with gold accessories.

Bringing natural fibres, earthy tones, and Brisbane talent together is the Guila Shirt Dress By Shyanne The Label. This beauty is made from luxuriously soft linen sourced from Perth in the irresistible shade of chocolate alongside hand-picked shell buttons from Bali. Whether she's wearing it to the beach or pairing it with trousers to create a chic suit, it’s the versatile piece she needs in her wardrobe. For Brisbane sewn, quality garments your mum will fall in love with, shop here.

Wall Art

Price: $25

A Brisbane City poster hangs a wall.

For the mums with a deep love of our fair Brisbane city, the Sunshine City poster from Phoebe Paradise is the perfect gift. This local artist has captured the spirit of Bris and injected a healthy dose of retro vibes. For a truly unique representation of your mum’s digs, shop it here.

Seasonal Gift Box

Price: $56

A gift set of honey from Bee One Third.

Your mum’s a total honey, so get her a sweet gift box to match. Bee One Third has released seasonal gift boxes packed with jars of natural honey, raw honeycomb, bee pollen, and more - all selected seasonally. Shop here.

Fashion With A Difference

Price: $45

A woman rocks a powerful tee from Dangerous Females.

Honour your mum’s dangerous side while raising much-needed cash for domestic violence services across Australia with the This Is Serious Stuff tee from Dangerous Females. Be quick, the last tee from Dangerous Females sold like hot-cakes. Shop it here.

Botanical Heart Print

Price: $59

Stunning wall art rests against a concrete wall.

For the mum with a love for artistic expression and a blank wall at the ready, this stunner from A Boy Named Aaron is a sure bet. Shop it here and make sure you check out their complimentary designs for a full gallery wall in the making. 

Looking for more Mother’s Day Gift Ideas? Check out our list of Australian goodies here that you can order online in time for Mother’s Day.

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