This gorgeous vintage floral bag from Emma Bridgewater’s Rose & Bee collection has a stylish design your mum will love. With two sturdy handles, this bag is strong and practical to use for heavy items such as shopping or books, perfect for taking to work or down town for some retail therapy.
Graham Norton has established himself as a national treasure with his charming character, hard-hitting honesty and his ability to find humour in all aspects of life. In his first autobiography in ten years, Graham reflects on the things that have inspired and driven him in his life, and discusses everything from his dogs to his love for Ireland to the men he’s loved and lost. Candid, witty and uplifting, Graham’s new book is as charming as he is, and sure to keep your mum busy on Boxing Day.
If you really want to pamper your mum this Christmas then why not consider a voucher for a relaxing spa day. The voucher offers either an upper-body massage or a facial, both lasting 30 minutes, and you mum can even bring a friend with her to enjoy the spa facilities with her for free. The voucher is valid in a number of health clubs and hotel spas around the country so you can find one to suit you.
This fine bone china mug has been designed by Caroline Gardner with a beautiful fresh floral pattern that will brighten up that morning tea your mum has to have. Including a beautiful presentation box, your mum is sure to be delighted unwrapping this on Christmas morning.
If your mum is always rushing around organising the household with military precision, then this family organiser may be a handy tool for her in 2015. With 150 reminder stickers, a dry-wipe notes section with pen, separate tabbed pages for useful numbers and dates and space for up to 5 family members to use, this calendar is the ultimate tool to get the family organised.
Inspired by elegant 18th century French textiles, the Josette collection from Laura Ashley has a stunning sophisticated look with damask patterns in soft shades of purple. This practical trinket box includes a removable tray with seven compartments and a main compartment underneath, ideal for keeping jewellery or general odds and ends. If your mum needs something to organise her dressing table then this elegant storage box may be for her.
If your mum daydreams about shopping sprees, Hollywood hills and adventure then Sophie Kinsella’s latest story in the Becky Brandon (nee Bloomwood) series will be the ultimate escapism. Becky sets out on a new career whilst in Hollywood; a celebrity stylist. But can Becky take on the larger-than-life characters and crazy lifestyle that comes with Tinseltown? A funny, charming and light read, your mum will love getting stuck into Becky’s Hollywood adventures.
If your mum has a passion for baking and cooking then this recipe file may be just what she needs to organise her tips, tricks and recipes in the kitchen. Featuring a fresh floral design against a polka dot backing, this recipe folder has a fun, stylish appearance, and there are 6 organising tabs to separate starters, fish, meat, vegetarian, desserts and cake dishes.
Lynda Bellingham sadly lost her battle with cancer shortly after her autobiography was released. In it she discusses life after her diagnosis in 2013 and the bravery of her family as they learned to deal with the heartbreaking news. Despite her tragic story, Lynda imparts her warmth and humour into her writing, filling her book with stories of laughter amongst the tears and demonstrating her courage and fierce spirit that has inspired so many.
Our Katarina stationery range is decorated with bright exotic floral blooms for a contemporary floral style. The cosmetic bag has a lightweight, practical design that is perfect for keeping makeup, beauty products or even stationery if you’d prefer to use it as a pencil case. The exposed chunky gold zip helps keep this look on trend for a fashionable present for your mum to unwrap this Christmas.
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