Mother's Day Shopping Guide

Make Mother's day

She’s the most important woman in your life so, on 10 March spoil her rotten.


Here’s a great excuse to enjoy some quality time together: share a glass of wine. Marlborough Ridge Sauvignon Blanc, £8.99*, is an award-winning crisp, fruity white from New Zealand. But don’t stop there: why don’t you cook Mum dinner to go with it, too…?

*Save £3, £8.99 down to £5.99. Offer runs until 10 March 2013.
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feed her inner book worm

Whether your Mum likes to curl up with a gripping novel or take to the kitchen to try out new recipes from her favourite TV chefs, these books will hit the mark. The Hidden Cottage by Erica James, £7.49 (RRP £14.99); The Hairy Bikers’ Great Curries, by Si King and Dave Myers, £9.99 (RRP £20).


Every woman craves perfect skin, so to help in that quest L’Oréal has launched the Skin Perfection range. Skin Perfection 15 Second Cleansing Oil will dissolve make-up and rebalance your skin. L’Oréal Skin Perfection Cleansing Oil, £7.99*, 150ml (£5.33 /100ml).

*L’Oréal Skin Perfection Cleansing Oil, SAVE £2.99, £7.99 down to £5, 150ml (£3.33/100ml). Offer runs 4-24 March 2013


If Mum has sensitive skin, let her try Skin Perfection Micellar Solution, which dissolves make-up and will unclog pores and tone skin. Skin Perfection Micellar Solution, £4.99*, 200ml (£2.50 /100ml).

*L’Oréal Skin Perfection Micellar Solution, SAVE £1.99, £4.99 down to £3, 200ml (£1.50 /100ml). Offer runs 4-24 March 2013

One for the windowsill

Picking the perfect card isn’t easy. But whether you prefer a sentimental greeting, something that makes you (and Mum) giggle or a beautiful picture, there’s one for every Mum in store. Greetings cards, from 50p


A squirt of perfume is as much a finishing touch to a woman’s look as a slick of lipstick. These fragrances are all easy to wear, day or night, and each is the perfect size for Mum to pop in her handbag. Elizabeth Arden Sunflowers EDT Spray, £10, 50ml (£2 /100ml); Jennifer Lopez Glow EDT Spray, £12.95, 30ml (£4.32 /10ml); Monsoon EDT Spray, £7.95, 30ml (£2.65 /10ml); Cacharel Eden EDP Spray, £18.95, 30ml (£6.32 /10ml).