PSA: Mother’s Day falls on 8 May this year. Here are the best gifts to get for her…
We know it’s the thought that counts, but aren’t we all hoping to top our Mother’s Day gifts from last year with something special? Aside from sumptuous Mother’s Day feasts, we’ve sussed out fabulous gifts for any budget that you can snag with a click. Oh, and if you need more things to do in Singapore with mum, we’ve got you covered.
Best Mother’s Day gifts you’ll find in Singapore
1. Foreo Luna Play Smart 2
This revolutionary beauty tool gets an upgrade. Mum’s going to reap all the benefits of the smart skin analysis functions that examines your skin’s moisture levels in each area of the face. The palm-sized device uses thin, soft and non-abrasive bristles powered by Foreo’s patented T-Sonic pulsations that’ll gently remove all the dirt, oil, sweat and makeup residue. It also comes in four fun colours – mint, pink, cherry and blue.
Foreo Luna Play Smart 2, $145, available online via Lazada, Sephora.sg and Shopee
2. By Invite Only
If mum’s vanity table is filled with minimalist jewellery, it’s time to update her collection with By Invite Only’s chic pieces. The local jewellery brand is offering a 20% storewide discount from 26 April to 8 May, so shop away. You’re bound to snap up a few items yourself too – don’t say we didn’t warn you!
By Invite Only, available online
3. Studio Huan by Chantelle and Slow Candle Co. Mini Moss Garden and Candle gift set
Local designers and candle makers, Studio Huan by Chantelle and Slow Candle Co., present a cool Mini Moss Garden and Candle gift set. The moss garden comes in Studio Huan’s rainbow iridescent glasses with a Swarovski crystal while the artisanal candles are made with 100% soy wax, available in four soothing scents.
Mini Moss Garden and Candle gift set, $88.60, available online
4, Carrie K. Hexa Hoop Earrings
These Hexa Hoop Earrings will add a touch of class to your mum’s ensemble. The iconic custom-cut hexagon gem comes in London blue topaz, amethyst, sky blue topaz, green amethyst and white topaz.
Carrie K. Hexa Hoop Earrings, $498, available online
5. Rawbought Carezza Lace pyjamas
New mums or mums-to-be will want to stay in this buttery soft silk jamas from Rawbrought all day long. Get the best-selling Carezza Lace pyjamas in a luxurious burgundy shade. The soft and breathable modal fabric is finished with a trace of lace material for a chic touch. The soft elastic waistband stretches as the baby grows without digging into the skin, and the lower neckline and soft buttons make it easy to breastfeed.
Rawbought Carezza Lace Pyjamas: Short Set Lace ($89), Long Set Lace ($99); available online
6. Awfully Chocolate
Have an indulgent treat with Awfully Chocolate’s fondue set ($52) at its Great World City cafe. The chocolate fondue is made on the spot with 60% dark chocolate, chunks of brownies, madeleines, biscotti, fresh fruit and cacao nibs for dipping. If you’d like to take home something, the Mother’s Day Truffles Collection ($20) in collab with Sinpopo Brand celebrates the best of Singapore flavours. Pop in melt-in-your-mouth dark chocolate truffles in pulut hitam black sesame, ondeh ondeh and Earl Grey tea flavours.
Perks! Honeycombers readers, simply sign up at this link with the promo code HONEYCOMBERS10 to receive 10% off the fondue set. The first 100 readers who book the fondue set and sign up for Awfully Chocolate’s new membership program can enjoy Mother’s Day truffles on the house.
Awfully Chocolate, available online and at #01-K102, Great World, 1 Kim Seng Promenade, Singapore 237994
7. W Singapore Touch and Glow massage and high-tea
Pamper mum with a fun ‘spa-tea’. Enjoy a 60-minute signature Cove massage treatment at AwaySpa followed by an idyllic afternoon tea session of sweets and savouries at Woobar. Inspired by waves, the Cove massage uses a long stroke massage technique to loosen all the knots. The spa’s all-organic Ila inner peace body oil will leave her in high spirits.
W Singapore Touch and Glow massage and high-tea, 7 and 8 May, $395/2 pax, call 6808 7290 or email [email protected] to make a booking, 21 Ocean Way, Singapore 098374
Sometimes, all mum needs is a goodnight’s sleep. Comfy sleepwear from Sleebbee will help with that. Made from luxury bamboo fabric and available in fun prints and designs, mum’s going to sleep like a baby! Psst: if dad’s feeling left out, they’ve recently launched bamboo PJs for men too.
Sleebbee, from $89.90, available online
9. JBL Live Free NC+ TWS
For mums who are always on the go, JBL Live Free NC+ TWS will increase productivity levels. The small but mighty earbuds allows her to manage calls, play music, block out all noise and distractions – or be fully aware of her surroundings with Talkthru and Ambient Aware.
JBL Live Free NC+ TWS, $249, available online at Lazada and Shopee
10. All Things Delicious
Does your mum have a sweet tooth? Or perhaps you’re planning a get-together with all the mommas you know? Get your desserts sorted at All Things Delicious. From macarons ($17.90/box of six) to berry genoise sponge cakes ($52.90) to dainty gift boxes (from $51.90) with cookies, tea bags and mugs, the halal bakery’s got you sorted.
All Things Delicious, available online
Is your mum a health junkie or looking to stay fit? Fitness tracker brand Fitbit is offering up to 15% off on Sense, Versa 3, Charge 5, Versa 2, Luxe, Inspire 2 and Ace 3 from now till 8 May 2022. Go big with the FitBit Sense ($358), the most advanced of the series. It includes features like stress management score, blood oxygen levels and skin temperature. Beginners will find the FitBit Inspire 2 ($138) to be quite a great companion, with 24/7 heart rate, activity tracking and more.
Fitbit, from $138, available online
12. Pandora Moments and Pandora Timeless collections
Fill mum’s heart with glee thanks to exquisite pieces from the Pandora Moments and Pandora Timeless collections. Featuring interlinked rings of sterling silver, hand-set to shine with cubic zirconia pavé, The Family Always series (from $89) signifies an unbreakable bond. The Pandora Moments Infinity Knot Snake Chain Bracelet ($149) allows mum to wear up to two dangle charms on the infinity clasp itself – all the more reason to gift a Mother’s Day-inspired charm or two.
Pandora Moments and Pandora Timeless collections, from $89, multiple locations including PLQ Mall, Plaza Singapura and Raffles City
13. Roa’s 5-layer raspberry mouse chocolate cake
Indulge in guilt-free goodness with Roa’s dairy-, gluten-, nut-, soy-, and egg-free cakes. This raspberry chocolate mousse cake is quite a treat! Cut into five different layers: vanilla raspberry, ganache, cake sponge, compote and mousse. They’re all hidden in a unique geometric exterior with debased stylish lines.
Roa 5-layer raspberry mouse chocolate cake, $108 for 6 inch, available for delivery or pick up at #B1-40 The Promenade @ Pelikat, 183 Jalan Pelikat, Singapore 537643 from 4 May
14. Frette’s Pure Cashmere Throw
The luxury brand has some of the comfiest craft linens and decorative home accessories, so why not pamper mum with something? She’ll love the 100% pure cashmere throw which offers a supersoft hand with a simple straight hem and fringed edges.
Frette’s Pure Cashmere Throw, $1,675, multiple locations including The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands and Takashimaya
Get these gifts to show mum some love on Mother’s Day!