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Unique Cheshire Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day 2021

By Jenny Schippers – 19th February 2021
Unique Cheshire Gift Ideas for Mother's Day 2021

Unique Cheshire Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day 2021

 

Mother’s Day is the 14th of March this year and is a great opportunity to spoil all those mother-figures in your life; not just your own Mum, maybe a close family friend, an Aunty, a best friend that has helped you out over the last year, Godmother or someone that provides childcare for you. Also, not forgetting, it is the time to start hinting to your other half, or your older children, that you yourself should be spoilt a little bit too!

Now more than ever, it is important to shop small and local where we can, by supporting amazing Cheshire business that are creating, making, and baking wonderful gifts we know where our hard-earned money is going. In a tough economic climate, with many small businesses struggling to stay afloat and compete with the online giants, it is a much more responsible way to shop this Mother’s Day and always.

I have listed below some fantastic Cheshire based small businesses, many I have used myself or come highly recommended. There are a mixture of food related gifts, homeware and experiences that appeal to all budgets. Shopping small does not necessarily have to cost you more, many of the gifts below start from £3-4 pounds and can be personalised and made unique to you and the recipient. The benefits of working with artisan crafters is that your order can be completely bespoke, not only to your budget but also to your requirements.

Please make note of final order dates; the afternoon tea boxes will sell quickly and any gifts that require personalisation will come with a longer lead time. With just under a month until Mother’s Day, I urge you to get shopping small and local as soon as you can. To support these small businesses, make sure you tag them in any of your social media posts, leave a review where possible and share your positive experience with others.

Here is my round up of some incredible and unique Cheshire gift ideas for Mother’s Day 2021:

Unique Cheshire Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day 2021

 

Afternoon Tea Boxes

 

Davenports of Cheshire – located close to Northwich this traditional tearoom is supplying afternoon tea boxes with the option of borrowing an afternoon tea stand and adding a bunch of fresh flowers. Book quickly as this popular option is always a sell out.

Benty Farm Tearooms – located on the Wirral, this quaint tearoom is offering their afternoon tea box delivered locally or for collection on 14th March. Limited availability so book quickly on social media or by calling 0151 648 2746.

Cakes by Dominque – Warrington based cake maker, Dominque, is offering an afternoon tea with free local delivery to High Legh, Lymm, Thelwall, Grappenhall and Stockton Heath. Additional delivery options at a small charge. Book via Facebook/Instagram with final orders by 7th March (subject to availability).

Cheshire Rustic Catering – Thelwall based Cheshire Rustic Catering offer their afternoon tea boxes year round. Having ordered myself, I can advise they are delicious. Book by 5th March (subject to availability) via Facebook/Instagram, for local delivery or collection.

Flossie Makes & Bakes – This brand new Warrington business is offering Mother’s Day treat boxes, cupcakes and traditional afternoon teas. I have had the pleasure of receiving one of these and they are delightful. The afternoon tea boxes can also be personalised to include Prosecco and a champagne flute (non-alcoholic version also available). Final order date (subject to availability) is 9th March.

Room Forty – Based in Warrington, award-winning Room Forty are offering High Tea, Sharing Boxes and Vintage Crockery hire for the Mother’s Day weekend with local delivery.. Book online fast to avoid disappointment.

 

Food & Drink

 

The Little Treat Box – The Mother’s Day treat boxes from The Little Treat Box are just adorable. A delicate selection of cupcakes, biscuits and cake pops in pastel hues. Order by 8th March.

Bite the Macaron – Mother’s Day Macarons in delicate colours complete with hand painted flowers including, Pink Ruby, White Praline and Blueberry Earl Grey flavours. Order fast via the website for collection/delivery, they always sell out quickly!

Graze.2.Go – Something a little different from Warrington based Graze.2.Go; a fresh graze box for Mother’s Day featuring deli meats, cheeses, fresh bread and nibbles. Pre-orders now being taken for collection and delivery.

Cakes by Dominique – As well as an afternoon tea offering, see above, Dominique is also creating her signature cupcakes and cake heart boxes. Delivery details above. DM on social media to order.

Tea from the Manor – These Cheshire based tea experts have produced a Mother’s Day tea and it can accompany any of their tea-related gift hampers with 20% off all Mother’s Day tea and gifts currently on their website. Final order date is 10th March.

Layers Treats – For all of your artisan chocolate requirements look no further than Layers Treats, based in Northwich, creating delicious layered bars and treats. Their Mother’s Day offering is a Belgian White chocolate slab, topped with a raspberry chocolate ‘Rose’, rose petals and edible gold leaf. Available in standard 100g and giant 500g slabs. Order via their website for home delivery.

 

Homeware

 

Charls Creations – Based in Ellesmere Port, Charls Creations offers personalised Gin Glasses and mugs perfect for Mother’s Day. Final order date 8th March for delivery. Orders via Etsy.

Shine Bright Décor – Based in South Manchester, Shine Bright Décor is offering pretty Mother’s Day Boxes including a knitted heart, small rainbow, chocolates, and personalised message. DM via social media or through Etsy.

Rainflo – Handmade in Wilmslow, Rainflo are offering a Mother’s Day letterbox gifts including Macrame feathers and rainbow keyrings, available in custom colours and personalised words. Order by 26th Feb for delivery. DM via social media or through Etsy.

Sixth Scents – Cheshire based Sixth Scents are offering their single candles, wax melts and diffuser gift sets in six signature scents, perfect for Mother’s Day. DM via Instagram by 11th March for guaranteed delivery.

Inkspire Calligraphy – Nantwich based calligraphy artist, Sarah, is producing hand drawn A4 and A5 word hearts and stars. These are written on handmade paper and personalised with words of your choice. There is also an A6 handmade card version. Final order date is 5th March.

Hanxmade – Hannah is a Nantwich based illustrator with a range of beautiful hand drawn Mother’s Day cards featuring a variety of very relatable designs, all available to order via her website or Etsy shop with final order date of the 10th March.

Marmaduke & Pipsqueak – This small Cheshire based gift company has you covered if you are requiring a box gift to be posted to a loved one this Mother’s Day. You can create a completely bespoke box or go with their Mother’s Day offering including a book, chocolate, and gift. Final order date 8th March via Etsy.

No Junk Mail – based in Northwich, this small Cheshire business makes bespoke and personalised pendants, charms, and tags with a specific range just for Mother’s Day. DM on social media to discuss requirements with the last order date of the 11th March.

Amby Made it – Are offering a handmade reusable makeup remover pad and headband bundle which includes a set of 8 pads and matching headband made from terry towelling with a cotton backing. Machine washable and tumble drier safe. Available in over 100 fabric designs! Perfect pamper present for Mother’s Day! Order on social media by 5th March.

Just Coops & Lu – one of my favourite small businesses. Based in Manchester, Faye, creates personalised hoodies, jumpers, t-shirts, tote bags and pouches. These can be customised in a variety of colours and feature bespoke details including slogans including ‘Just Gin/Coffee’, perfect for those lovely ladies in your life. Current turnaround is 10 working days so order soon on the website.

Jopp Jewellery – Stockton Heath based Melissa at Jopp creates incredible ceramic light-weight jewellery including a range of beautiful earrings to suit all tastes and a newly released line of stunning necklaces. These pieces are so easy to wear and will jazz up any daytime or evening outfit. Order via the website with free UK delivery.

The Cheshire Circle  – This beautiful new business based in Northwich creates handmade embroidered hoops featuring flowers and personalised constellations. Order via social media with the final order date in time for Mother’s Day of the 8th March.

 

Lifestyle

 

Lara Luis – Local Cheshire based photographer Lara is offering a Mother’s Day package to encourage mums to be in their family photos. The Jasmin motherhood package can be delivered virtually or in person and includes an hour long shoot with 5 professionally edited images. Gift vouchers are also available to use at a later date.

The Entertainairs – this Cheadle Hulme based event organiser can arrange pop-up pubs, hot tubs, furniture, lighting, and a full equipped bar for your Mother’s Day celebrations. Delivering within a 1hr radius of Cheadle, they currently have availability for the Mother’s Day weekend. Book quickly to avoid disappointment!

ELIXIR Mobile Bubbles Bar – based in Warrington, this mobile self-serve Prosecco and Champagne bar is the perfect addition to your Mother’s Day. There are several packages available to suit all budgets and there is currently availability over the Mother’s Day weekend. DM on social media to book.

Katie Sidell Photography – Cheshire based family and wedding photography, Katie, is offering the gift of memories this Mother’s Day with the opportunity to purchase gift vouchers on Sat 27th & Sun 28th February with a saving of 30% off normal rates, available in any denomination you choose. These vouchers can be gifted and put towards a half hour or hour long outdoor family photoshoot.

Yasmin Thomas Photography – The incredibly talented Yasmin, based close to Chester, is offering a Mother’s Day package for the weekend of the 6/7th March (restriction permitting). This will be a 1 hour shoot with 10 6×4 and 1 A4 prints. Contact Yasmin to discuss your requirements via her website.

 

Enjoyed Reading?

 

If you enjoyed reading this, please head over to my Girl About Cheshire page where you can read lots of Cheshire based blogs focusing on days out, favourite walks, staycations and travel inspiration. You can also follow me on Instagram at @girlabout.cheshire where I champion all things Cheshire including small, independent businesses.

 

Have a lovely Mother’s Day!

 

Jenny x

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