April 29, 2022 4 min read
Mother’s Day always comes around quickly. We’ve just had the Easter holidays, ANZAC day long weekend, then BAMB! The second Sunday in May and it’s Mother’s Day.
Apart from the handmade cards from daycare or school, maybe you will have to give the kids $5 to spend at the Mother’s Day stall. There is always a last-minute rush to find that big-ticket item that she’s been longing for the last year.
If you or your mum is a beach lover then we've got some great Mothers Day gift ideas for you from local Australian small businesses:
The Kahoots Leisure Bag in the realistic Cheetah print is a fashionistas dream! Lined in a warm coffee colour, it's divine original print will make a striking entrance whether you're arriving at a 5 star hotel or yachting off for some fun in the sun!
The water resistant fabrics, practical pockets and unique gate mouth opening make it a super functional weekender or overnight bag with plenty of room to stow and separate your essentials.
Every mum would love the Leisure Bag from Mr Poppins. A perfect big ticket item from $345. Check it out here!
The Picnic Basket of your dreams! Complete with a fully insulated basket to keep your drinks and snacks cool, and a wooden cheeseboard for a lid. What more could you need?
How amazing would it be to turn up to a picnic with a Custom engraved with "We love you Mum" on it.
It's $199 and would be a perfect family heirloom. Check it out here.
This UV sun parasol blocks 98%+ of UV rays, providing convenient and effective sun protection, without the "hat-hair".
Cosmopolitan UV Sun Parasols have a UPF50+ rating and a uniquely elegant design.
A wind vent and flat canopy helps to create a wind-resistant design, while the unique fabric of the canopy blocks 98% of UV rays and looks effortlessly Summery.
Cover up in style in the most attractive hooded towels for adults you’ll find! Our plush and cosy multi-use hooded towels are perfect as a beach robe, hooded swim towel, swim robe or bathrobe.
Swoodi’s are made from highly absorbent 100% cotton towelling, and yarn-dyed and woven in our new limited-edition turquoise waters/white striped print. Plus, the UPF 50+ protection will keep you safe from the sun’s harmful rays.
No doubt, these will last years and for $93.95 they will be worth every cent! Check them out here.
Ellenny Swim mixes sporty functionalism with stylish femininity for a clearly identifiable aesthetic that’s modern and bold yet effortlessly stylish.
I first came across Alex from Sunday Sunset while at retailing at Perth Upmarket. He captures our Western Australian coast with his amazing photography!
How stunning would your lounge room look with one of his prints!
A big ticket item for any beach loving mum on Mother's Day
We all know for a fact that mums deserve a big-ticket item for Mother’s Day and would love any of the above items from our Beach-inspired pick. But, we also know that sometimes it’s the little things that count the most.
So, if you’re still stuck on what to get your beach-loving mum this Mother’s Day, why not try one of these thoughtful gestures:
- A nice homemade dinner, with all the dishes done and kitchen cleaned up afterward
- A bath run for them with a bottle of their favourite wine and left for an hour to relax
- A cleaner organized to come to clean the house
- Breakfast in bed, including all the dishes done and packed away
- Not having to run around to all the parents and in-laws for the day, Maybe a combined lunch with everyone and for someone else to organise it!
- Someone else to drive for the day! Or maybe even a day off from eron’s.
So there are plenty of ideas for both big and small gestures to make this Mother’s Day special for all the beach-loving mums out there! But don't forget, it's the thought that counts, and sometimes mothers just appreciate the small things in life.
Happy Mothers Day to all the amazing mothers out there! We hope you have a day that is just as special as you are.