This year, Mother's Day falls on Sunday 14th March 2021. The best gifts for our mums come from the heart and incorporate the things she enjoys. If your mum adores all things seaside and nautical then we have the perfect collection of gifts for her. From books to mugs, fun games and more; take some inspiration from our Mother's Day Gift Guide and find the ideal present for your mum this year.
Made from cotton, this Emma Ball Beach Huts Zipper Purse will make the perfect addition to any mums handbag. Featuring a gorgeous watercolour beach hut design, this purse comes with a delightful nautical stripe interior lining. Perfect for storing all your essential bits and pieces, this beautiful zipper purse is ideal for popping into handbags or using at home.
For mums that are self-confessed bookworms, our range of fictional sailing and nautical-themed books make perfect gifts. Ideal for holiday reading, or for those rainy days out at sea, our fantastic selection includes best sellers and classic books as well as regional titles. Below are a few of our favourites:
The Beach Hut follows the stories of the people who own beach huts, families who come to Everdene each year and people who fall in or out of love.
An incredibly riveting book, The Boat follows the journey of 2 newly weds who have set off on their 1 year honeymoon in Turkey. They're blissfully happy and in love, but poor. So when a boat appears from a raging storm they jump aboard, but not is all that it seems.
From the award-winning author of Pure, The Crossing follows the life of Maud, a keen sailor with a talent for survival. She embarks on a voyage that will test her limits that will change everything that she has ever known before.
A sequel to the modern classic 'The Secret of Nightingale Wood', Lucy Strange's compelling new story explores the reality of World War II through the eyes of a young girl growing up in a lighthouse.
At the age of 26, Cheryl thinks she's lost everything. Watching everything crumble around her, with nothing to lose she heads off on the biggest adventure of her life, walking eleven hundred miles of the West Coast of America. With no experience of long-distance hiking, it takes her on a journey to rediscover herself and piece her life back together.
Critically acclaimed best seller - a war veteran and his wife move to a remote lighthouse where a boat carrying a baby is washed ashore. In an attempt to build a family and a future, their actions result in devastating consequences. Tragic and intricately written, Stedman's book is an immersive read.
The image on this cushion is of one of Hannah Wisdom's textile artworks, depicting some of the historic buildings at Plymouth Barbican including the Gin distillery with Smeaton's Tower lighthouse. Her textile artworks are created by sewing rescued fabrics onto old discarded admiralty sea charts. The chart used in this picture shows Plymouth Sound.
A beautiful colouring book that takes you on a magical journey beneath the waves. With intricate pen and ink illustrations to complete, colour and embellish, readers will meet shoals of exotic fish, curious octopuses and delicately penned seahorses, visit coral reefs and barnacle-studded shipwrecks, and discover intricate shells and pirate treasure. This colouring book is perfect for mums who practise mindfulness.
This Pack of 10 Mini Note Cards from Emma Ball is ideal for mums who love to keep in touch with friends and loved ones through good old fashioned snail mail. Featuring two stunning original watercolour designs from Emma Ball that feature a vibrant assortment of agapanthus flowers, this pack of ten cards includes five of each design.
If your mum is partial to a cup of tea or coffee then a mug is always a great gift idea. This Nevis Sea View Mug is made from fine bone china and is a stunning addition to any collection. Comes with a watercolour seaside design inspired by the Scottish town of Dunoon.
If your mum is always losing their pen, this a Bookaroo Pen Pouch is the ideal gift! This clever little pouch stretches around your notebook to hold a pen or pencil, making sure you'll never be caught out without a pen again. Definitely the best thing since sliced bread for readers, shoppers, hobbyists, stationery lovers; anyone who carries a notebook everywhere they go and hates losing things.