Mother's Day Gift Guide
With International Women’s day having just passed, the pure admiration and awe of womankind has rightfully been something to celebrate. Female superpowers are, and always have been a reality, so at Twiin, we aim to whole-heartedly champion and encourage the magic and wonder of the female species every.single.day. 
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With Mother's Day just around the corner, we'd normally be spending this time promoting more of our lovely wares, but with what's going on in the world right now, we’re primarily thinking about how we can show support to all the mothers (sisters, daughters, fathers, sons, grandparents) that are struggling as a result of the conflict in Ukraine. This year, may we suggest considering a different kind of gift for mum, and donate in her name to aid and support the victims of the humanitarian crisis. Our suggested charities, Choose Love, The Red Cross and The British-Ukrainian Aid have been linked here for your ease. Thank you. 
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If you are lucky enough to be spending Mother's Day with your mum/the mother figure in your life, or you are a mum yourself who fancies (and definitely deserves) a treat, the Twiin team have carefully curated a conscious and thoughtful guide for Mother’s Day gift ideas full of pick me ups fit for a queen. 
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Gifts Under £20
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Our £20 and under range is perfect for those little lifts that will really put a smile on her face. Baggu is your one stop shop for all your smiley, sustainable gifts which will also come in super handy!   
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Or, how about chocolate?… but make it stylish! Compartés bars are all made from fresh, natural ingredients and are hand-made and packaged to perfection. A true slab of magic for her to enjoy (and probably have to hide)! 
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Le Bonne Shop is ideal if she’s after some luxury essentials, all made from ethically sourced natural textiles.  
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If she’s into journaling, drawing or simply loves a list due to the manic mum life, Nuuna notepads are perfect. Their paper is of the highest quality and is always sourced from sustainably managed forests. Also, their screen-printing inks are made from just vegetable oils - amazing! 
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Gifts Under £50
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If that’s not enough for queen bee, up one notch is our £50 and under gift ideas for mums. 
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Candles are always a fail-proof choice, especially when they are hand-poured natural or eco soy types ready to fill her house with incredible scents or statement pieces. Boy Smells and Wavey Casa are best selling brands that definitely won’t disappoint. 
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Mum’s always love and deserve a self-care evening to themselves. Our clean beauty range encourages and enhances this experience with their non-toxic, chemical free products that are just delightful. The Noto Deep Serum and it’s counterparts are ideal for Mother's Day ideas. 
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A safe and stylish crossbody phone case could also do the trick. Poketo’s vegan leather model comes in Blush, Grey or Navy to suit her style and offers a snug pocket for the phone and card slots for all the essentials. 
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If she’s more of a foodie, our lunch recipe book, ceramic porter lunch box or sustainable tea-towels would all be useful and gorgeous additions for the kitchen. Spring is also in the air, so after trying out a few new recipes, the sustainable picnic blanket could be a great way to get everyone out for a family lunch in the sun.
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Gifts Under £100 
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If your budget is a little more lenient, our £100 and under edit will definitely have something special!
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Nothing says it better than the I Love You Coin Necklace from Paradigm. Handcrafted in California and made for everyday wear, it’s something luxury, something sentimental and something to cherish!
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Another thing for everyday wear is the high performing, organic, cruelty and paraben free Herb Essential daily moisturizer. It leaves the skin feeling fresh and revitalized, just as she deserves - it’s the kind of gift that keeps on giving. 
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Pair that with the Herb Essential perfume oil which is 100% natural and lasts longer than traditional eau de parfums. She’ll be feeling and smelling like the true queen she is. 
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If she’s quite the cool mum and likes to accessorize, the handmade All or Nothing phone wristlet from Martha Calvo is a great addition to jazz up her phone. It’s handcrafted and brings a colourful pop of joy to all her outfits.
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Last but not least, we’re back on the candle hype, because honestly… they never fail. The 100% vegan, sustainable Muse candle from Nomad Noé is named after the true concept of a mother, a ‘person or personified force who is a source of inspiration’. Make her well up and show her what she really means whilst her house is flooded with the most amazing natural apricot and coconut aromas.
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Thank us later!
March 16, 2022 — Jarayd Fee