GIFT IDEAS UNDER $250 to spoil mum with this mother's day, fuel her fashion, ignite her senses and treat her with our top pics for this Autumn season.
From wardrobe staples, to fine jewelry or beauty treatments, here is our Australian Fashion gift guide to shower your mum on her special day - supporting Australian Brands. We’ve curated a line-up of gifts for each and every type of mum.
Celebrate her, cherish her and show her just how much she means to you
1. Mini Pearl Necklace - Saint Valentine
This Mini Pearl Necklace will quickly become your mum's go-to everyday style!
A modern and elegant update on the classic pearl necklace featuring three dainty freshwater pearls threaded onto a fine gold chain.
Equally beautiful worn alone or layered, your mum will love this chic and minimalistic necklace!
Find Saint Valentine and many more gift ideas on the Australian Fashion APP here
Complete the look with earrings or accessories', find and discover new brands on Australian Fashion APP today.
2. Activewear set, let's get moving - Aje Athletica
Help keep mum active, in the latest activewear trends.
Add a fresh new twist to mums active wear wardrobe with the latest from Aje Athletica.
For all those sporty mums out there - why not spoil your mom with a new, stylish gym set, or layer her up with a gorgeous new wind breaker to take from Pilates to brunch!
We love this Pine Green set with contrast piping that catches the eye.
Tip: Pair this activewear set with a Pilates gift voucher or sports session together with your mum!
Find and shop all activewear looks, discover new brands or shop with Aje Athletica on the Australian Fashion APP here.
3. Busy mum bag - Prene
The staple that every busy mum deserves!
We simply can not go past this favourite, the absolute 'can not go wrong' gift.
Let's face it, a woman can never have enough handbags, right?
This neoprene handbag is not only an eyecatcher itself, you can also build your mum her very own bag and add a bag organiser.
Perfect for the busy mum, the business mum, the park mum, the all rounder that can be taken everywhere!
Find and shop Prene on the Australian Fashion APP here a bargain at $100
4. A luxurious silk set to spoil her - Gingerlilly
With Autumn getting cooler, what mum doesn't love waking up in luxurious comfortable silks?
Not your average sleep wear, Melbourne based Gingerlilly offers the most delectable and luxurious sleep wear to serve up mum with this mothers day.
With on trend colours and prints our favourite is the Lotus set, classic look, elegant feel and luxurious handle, mum will feel like the queen she is.
Download and shop the look here at the Australian fashion App.
Don't forget to shop around and discover new brands and complete the look!
5. Bring the Spa home with the ''go to'' plush robe - Gingerlilly
Complete the winter wonderland gift with more from Gingerlily.
We just couldn't resist cruising through the Gingerlily website and complete mums sleepwear spoil with this incredible, plush robe, perfect for the lazy Sunday mornings.
Winter warmers at their best. bring the day spa home to mum this mother's day.
Find Gingerlily on the Australian Fashion APP, download the free APP here
Shop the Enid Pink Jacquard Robe here, $130
5. Wardrobe staple, class & style - Dissh
For the Fashionista mum, that loves elegance, style and class.
We love Dissh for value pieces that are timeless....
Finding new wardrobe staples like this elegant Cass Linen Midi Dress from Dissh is the key to helping mum create a wardrobe that she loves and wants to live in.
Crafted from 100% linen and a sophisticated asymmetrical neckline, this dress has the potential to become your mum's new favourite!
Download the Australian Fashion APP and shop the look now here.
Shop the dress here, $180
6. Personalised Praline Gift Set - Koko Black
When all else fails and you are overwhelmed with choice and want to keep it simple.
Chocolate is a girl's best friend, hey!
Treat mum with a unique praline gift box. Pick your mom's favourite pralines, customise a gift cube and add a personalised message - a unique & yummy gift mum will love!
Shop a personalised chocolate gift set here, from $20-$100
7. Send her a personalised bouquet - LVLY Flowers
Send the gift of scent and visual ecstasy, adorn her table with flowers.
Besides diamonds, flowers are a girls best friend.
An all-time classic that never goes out of style. Send a beautiful bouquet of flowers for when you can't spend the day with her in person.
Order a mother's day bouquet ahead and have them delivered to your mum’s doorstep on the very same day.
Our favourite go to boutique fresh flower arrangements come from LYLY Flowers, delivering nationally, these babes know how to bouquet!
Order a fresh flower delivery here, $70-$200
8. Dive into a divine facial and skin care set - Mukti
Spend time together, relax and rejuvenate ... Look no further than Mukti
Spending time together is always the best gift!
Why not treat the both of you with a facial that leaves you fresh and glowing?
Give the gift of full-body nourishment and hydration for at home too with a new set of Australian-made skin care products!
We simply can not go past out favourite Mukti in Byron Bay, northern NSW, all organic, luxe treatments that will leave you both feeling rejuvenated and refreshed.
Shop Mukti products here
9. Travel Wallet that needs to be seen - Status Anxiety
The only anxiety we want to know is STATUS ANXIETY, our go to brand for all things luxe and leather accessories.
No matter where your mum is going, a travel wallet is the perfect gift to keep her documents, phone, etc nice and organised.
We promise, with such a beautiful wallet like the one from Status Anxiety, you will find that it will accompany your mum on every trip, whether it’s interstate or around the world.
Shop the Nowhere to be Found wallet here, $100
10. Silk Scarf, old school glamour - SoulSilk
Bring back the class, Parisian inspired, silk scarfs, mums go to accessory to bring her outfit to life.
If you are looking for a very unique gift that adds a touch of elegance, have a look at the beautiful silk scarfs from SoulSilk.
All scarves and dresses are hand painted - making each scarf a unique piece that no one else will have.
Download the Australian Fashion APP to receive the exclusive Mothers Day offer.
SoulSilk offers a 15% discount and free shipping from 24th April to 27th April. Use the code "MYMUM15".
Shop the Kaleidoscope Poppies Scarf now, $169
11. These boots were made for walking - Skin Footwear
Get her boots on for winter!
Once a fave, always a fave!
Build mums staple wardrobe, neutrals to match everything.
Ankle boots just never go out of style - no matter the age. This style is so versatile and elevates any look without any effort. Perfect for the coming autumn/winter season.
Download and shop the look now on the Australian Fashion APP here
Shop the Saylor Oat Ankle Boot here, $250
12. Leather Belt - Belle & Bloom
The fashion belt that elevates every outfit.
You can never go wrong with a classic and chic leather belt!
This timeless belt is made explicitly for dresses to give it some shape and add some extra sophistication to the look.
A staple belt that every capsule wardrobe needs.
Download the Australian Fashion APP here and get shopping.
Shop the London Fog Leather Waist Belt here, $70
13. Add to mums skincare line up - The Kind Sunscreen
Don't forget the basics that busy mums often forget.
An essential in every mum's bathroom - sunscreen.
More important than ever, you can never go wrong with this gift idea - especially with this special and sensitive-friendly product.
Made with just 9 ingredients, The Kind Sunscreen is a clean, hard-working addition to any skincare routine.
With a special all-natural zinc formula, it creates a moisture-locking barrier to reflect rays and help prevent sun damage and skin cancer.
Shop the sunscreen here, $30-$90
14. Monogrammed Silk Set - Homebodii
Personalised silks that mum will LOVE!
Talk about unique and personal, homebodii will deliver this gift in style!
Is there anything more luxurious than a pair of silk pyjamas or a robe that has mum's initials on it?
This is for the mum that lives and breathes old school glamour and a little luxury. Show her you really know her with this personalised Mother's Day gift!
Shop a personalised silk set here, $89-$130
15. Arm Candy, on trend accessory love - AERE
With this arm candy, mum will be the most stylish of the girl gang.
Precious, practical and perfect for gifting, handbags, clutches and purses are the types of presents that won’t go unappreciated by your mum.
This beautiful moon-shape clutch is a present in the effortless of minimalist style.
Shop the Round Leather Cross Body Bag here, $59
Our take away this mother's day ............... With so many incredible Australian brands needing support, mothers day is a great time to leaning into buying from a brand that you haven't discovered yet, now is the time to shop and discover through the Australian Fashion APP.
Our mission is to support local, give back and provide the fashion industry a great tool to make it easier for Australian Shoppers to find and buy from Australian Fashion brands.
So download, jump onto the app and forward the APP to mum to discover her new favourite brands.
Make this Mother's Day a memorable one, spread the love, support Australian Brands and Designers, paired with some quality-time with your mum! Majority of mentioned brands in our gift guide can be found on our App and are ready for you to shop and spoil mum.
Spoil mum, Shop Australian.
Love the #AF team,
See you on the runway!
Contributor: Patricia Pira