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This Sunday, March 14th, is Mother’s Day! If you’re still looking for a meaningful present to send your Mum, we have rounded up some really nice social enterprise gift ideas to inspire you. Each of these are a great way to offer a gift that is thoughtful and does its bit to make the world a better place.

When you buy from a social enterprise, every pound you spend helps deliver a positive impact in our local communities as each of the organisations below is a business for good committed to make a difference and deliver impact around key social and environmental issues.

So this Mother’s Day, shop consciously through our social enterprise gift edit to support some wonderful Scottish businesses and surprise your Mum with a gift that makes a difference.

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Chocolate is always a good option

Traditional perhaps but show me a Mum that doesn’t love to be gifted some delicious chocolates for a special occasion. If you agree, we’ve got you covered with these affordable yet indulgent yummy picks:

Solid Chocolate Lollipops from Grace Chocolates (£5)
Belgian Chocolate Truffles
from A Longer Table (£10)
Awesome Gift Set from Isle 20 (£15)

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Jewellery for a touch of whimsy

Now for something fun, how about one of these stylish jewellery pieces? Offering accessories can sometimes feel risky, but it’s not something we often treat ourselves to, so it’s a great way to say you ‘I saw this and thought of you’.

Cat Animal Brooch from Cambo Gardens (£12.50)
Tulip Necklace
from Lackdhu Crafts (£20)
Fabric Bead Necklace
from One World Shop (£25)

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Decor picks that are sweet and practical

How about choosing a gift that is thoughtful but can also be reused? If that sparks your interest, consider the homewares ideas below which make a statement but also serve a purpose beyond Mother’s Day.

I Love You Cushion from Grafix Printshop (£12.99)
Cosmetic Pouch from Remode Collective (£18)
Heart and Flower Bowl
from Garvald Edinburgh (£40)

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Pampering gifts for some relaxing me-time

Help your Mum make some time for self-care with these lovely pampering gifts. It’s always a good idea to encourage loved ones to enjoy a moment of relaxation, especially mothers, who often show up for everyone else before they think of themselves.

Citrus & Vanilla Bath Salts from Shetland Soap (£7.95)
Luxury Mini Pamper Box from Do Lil Things (£12)
Votive Candle Gift Set from Kindness & Co (£22.50)

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Spoil her with a scrumptious surprise delivery

Is your Mum a bit of a foodie? Take a look at these delicious-looking hampers and afternoon tea and flower deliveries. They’re basically like a big virtual hug, with some yummy food included - ticks all the boxes.

Afternoon Tea & Flowers from Grassmarket Community Project (£20)
Bags of Change Gift Set from Mecoco (£22)
Mother's Day Gift Hamper from Social Stories Club (£42)

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Gift an experience for something unexpected and fun

Have you thought about offering an online experience to your Mum? Gifting a creative class or workshop is a great way to offer something original and give her a chance to try her hand at something new or pick up a new hobby.

Crochet Starter Kit & Class from Buth Bharraigh (£25)
Online Calligraphy Workshop from Kinlochlovin (£30)
Upcycling Furniture Class from EcoArt (£40)

That’s it! We hope we have helped you find some thoughtful and fun gift ideas in this blog post to treat your Mum this Mother’s Day. Gifting seasons are a great and easy way to make a difference by simply swapping where you buy your present from. Spoiling a loved one with an ethical gift from a social enterprise shows you really care and also helps you make the world a better place.