The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift Guide

May 3, 2005

The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Get a Mani from the comfort of home
The Homedics Manicure Spa Kit comes complete with 4 attachments to file, buff and treat the cuticles as well as tea tree scented hand lotion with conditioning gloves to moisturise hands and cuticles for a finished look. But this is a wholeistic treatment The kit also contains a scented candle so that mum can relax by soft candlelight with the soothing sounds of the Relaxation CD all contained within a specially designed storage bag.
RRP $29.95, less with cash or EFTPOS at The Good Guys.

Give Mum some Glamour!
Women love nothing more than a bit of pampering so make the mum in your life feel special with the new indulgent beauty products from Glamourflage. The luxurious products are beautifully packaged in aluminium tins and silver coloured packaging with images of glamourous girls from the retro era. Each product is named after its own guardian angel (Scarlett Divine Bath Dust, Lotus Lily Lip Balm, Jaunty Jess Soap Sensation and Raunchy Rosie Hand Cream to name but a few) and comes with a quirky excerpt from her life.
RRP Price range from $7.95 to $31.95. Visit or call (03) 9885 5159 for full details of stockists and ordering online.

Relax and Unwind
Help mum relax and unwind with these gorgeous products from dusk. dusk offers a unique and extensive range of candles, accessories and home decor items. Classic Fine fragrance 4 pillar pack contains fragrant candles in the delicious scents of Bulgarian Rose, Lily of the Valley, Magnolia and Freesia.
RRP $24.95

Perfect gift for the mum-to-be
Baboig is a new label for mums-to-be, because accordign to Tristian Kelly, Baboig designer and young mum, ?Just because you?re expecting doesn?t mean that you have to lose your sense of style? Baboig designs are intended to project a sense of fun and personality and feature slogans such as mind the bump, fragile, under construction and work in progress.

Spoil your mum with a gift of beauty
Mukti Botanicals offers a range of gift/travel pack ideas that are suitable for a range of skin types: The Mature/Dry/ Sensitive pack contains 50ml Cleansing Lotion & Floral Hydrating Mist and 30ml Facial Cr?me; the Normal/Combination pack contains 50ml Gentle Foaming Cleanser & Refreshing Hydrating Mist and 30ml Facial Cr?me; and the Combination/Oily pack contains the Gentle Foaming Cleanser, Organic Herbal Toner and Aloe Vera Moisturiser. All products are hand crafted, contain certified organic ingredients and are free from harmful chemicals.
RRP $36.50. Stockist 1300 306 554 or

Say it with flowers
But we’re not talking any ordinary flowers. Better than any bouquet of flowers, Sweet Stems offer decadent confectionery bouquets choc-filled with a delectable variety of sweets.
Already a big hit in the US, Speaking Roses is a unique company that imprints rose petals with personalised messages or photos without actually damaging the delicate rose. Check out their designs, or create your own at

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