The Mother's Day Gift Guide

Looking for something special for the women in your life?



Your local Farro food store has gorgeous and definitely delicious gifting to spoil your Mum this Mother’s Day. From sweet treats to savoury delights, mum-pleasing essentials and artisan products. Farro’s range of hampers and gift boxes will delight any foodie. The perfect present is the Mother’s Day Hamper, $80 each, or Mother’s Day giftbox, $40 each. Each delicious item has been selected with quality, value and sustainability in mind. Farro hampers can be picked up in store or delivered to your mum’s door, so order now or pop into your local Farro store today.


If your Mum is a health fan or a bit of a foodie, then you’ve got to take a look at these beautiful, unique supplement powders from new local brand Botanistry. They’re 100 per cent natural and organic (no nasty fillers or sugars), and are formulated by Ayurvedic practitioners, medical doctors and food technologists to support different health needs. Each blend contains a balanced combination of five nutrient-dense plant ingredients and they create a delicious flavour when added to everyday foods or drinks. Limited offer of 20 per cent off ($27.99), plus receive a free booklet filled with nourishing, wholesome recipes. $34.99 RRP. Available online at or at Health 2000 stores nationwide.


Some moments call for a graceful and delicate wine, and this Hawkes Bay rose is just that. Treat your Mum this Mother’s Day to the bright aromas of watermelon with berry fruit, followed by a flavoursome palate of fresh berries. A most graceful union of flavour and finesse, in beautiful, newly crafted bottles. You will find the Crafters Union range of wines in your favourite liquor retailer from May, $18.99. Crafters Union, Crafters of the Uncommon.


If you’re looking for the ultimate Mother’s Day gift, The Ironclad Co has you covered. This environmentally focused New Zealand start-up makes family heirloom cast iron cookware alongside a range of beautiful kitchenware and accessories, all handmade in New Zealand by some of Aotearoa’s finest makers. Each product is designed to be handed down — along with all of mum’s secret family recipes. From cast iron skillets to handmade ceramic coffee tumblers, from native Rimu chopping boards to a literal “Food Hug” oven mitt, you’re sure to find something perfect for treating your amazing mum. From $45.


Celebrate mothers (and all the special women in your life) this Mother’s Day with a beautiful gift of luxurious sleepwear. Inspired by nature in a most loved design, Jolie sleepwear from Wallace Cotton features hydrangea blooms in deeper, moody tones for autumn. Made from supremely soft plant-based modal with versatile mix and match separates to choose from, make her day with Jolie sleepwear.


Mums of all ages love Linden Leaves. Treat a mum, yours or someone else’s, and show her just how much she means to you. New Zealand made gifts – like the soy candle selection (pictured) $49.99 - using quality, natural ingredients that are safe, nurturing and loved. Just like Mum! Shop online and save 20 per cent using the code MUM22.


Give the gift of deliciousness this Mother’s Day with Black Pineapple’s exclusive Dancing Sands Gin packages. Dancing Sands’ limited edition Botanical Soap and Strawberry Gin Jam are made from botanicals that lived their first life making delicious gin: Taste-packed up-cycling at its finest. Made in Golden Bay, New Zealand, with love and by hand, they make the perfect addition to any of our beautiful cocktail kits. Cocktail Boxes from $59 for 4 Fresh cocktails including garnishes and full instructions. Add Botanical Soap & Spread combo for $30 to any Blace Pineapple box. Mother Lover kit (pictured) $170.


Scribbler’s gorgeously feminine floral blush waterproof raincoat is sure to be on every mum’s wish list this Mother’s Day. Highly waterproof, windproof and breathable, this is a beautiful addition to any wardrobe, with amazing features that will have you wearing it a lot. A LOT! This flattering coat is also a feel-good wear all the way, as it uses technical fabrics made from recycled PET. Wear it to work, the weekend market, meeting friends for brunch – anytime of the year! Sizes 6 to 22 available. RRP $270. See more at


Give the gift of top-quality cheese from The Artisan Hub. Celebrate the special women in your life with a beautiful cheese gift box from The Artisan Hub, the specialists in New Zealand Artisan cheese. Featuring a curated range of New Zealand’s finest hand-made, boutique, artisan cheese and accompaniments, delivered to your or your loved one’s door anywhere in the country. Or for the serious cheese lover choose a three, six or 12 month subscription. Your recipient will receive four specially selected New Zealand Artisan cheeses each month.

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