MiNDFOOD Mother’s Day Gift Guide


Mother's Day gift guide

Not sure what to spoil mum with this Mother’s Day? We’ve got a few gorgeous gift ideas to inspire you.

With Mother’s Day just around the corner – May 12 to be exact – there are only a couple weeks left to choose the perfect gift. But fear not, because MiNDFOOD is here to help you choose the perfect gift to show mum just how much you care.

Fresh candle-lit fragrance

In celebration of Mother’s Day have released a limited edition fragrance, Peach Blossom and Rosewood. The vibrant and feminine scent is a sweet blend of peach blossom and cherry, opening to a soft floral heart of tuberose and lily of the valley, complimented by an elegant base of rosewood. An invigorating, fruity and feminine fragrance. For the first time, ECOYA will be releasing a limited edition branded cosmetic bag which includes a Mini Madison Candle and a Hand Cream (100mL), both fragranced in Peach Blossom and Rosewood.

The ECOYA Maisy Jar is also available in the fragrance and is presented in elegantly designed packaging which captures the beauty of a soft, fairy floss sunset on a deep blue horizon, transporting you to a place of tranquillity and wonder.

ECOYA Peach Blossom & Rosewood Maisy Jar – AU$29.95

ECOYA Peach Blossom & Rosewood Gift Set – AU$39.95

The perfect drop

Champagne Bollinger La Grande Année Rosé 2007. AU$280

Luscious locks

Give the gift of strong, healthy hair this Mother’s Day with a Joico Defy Damage Gift bag.

Each sparkle encrusted make-up bag contains;

  • DEFY DAMAGE Protective Shampoo- for bond-strengthening & color longevity, 300ml
  • DEFY DAMAGE Protective Conditioner- for bond-strengthening & color longevity, 250ml
  • DEFY DAMAGE Protective Masque- for bond-strengthening & color longevity, 150ml
  • DEFY DAMAGE Protective Shield- for prevention of thermal and UV damage, 50ml

AU$118.80 and NZ$129.95

Make-up made simple

Get started with four jane iredale favourites picked just for your skin. From the weightless colour and texture of PurePressed Base Mineral Foundation, Blush and Eye Shadow to a pretty caress of Just Kissed Lip and Cheek Stain. These Pure & Simple Makeup Kits are the easiest way to try jane iredale Mineral Makeup – available in five shades. Enjoy!

A cup of love

Discover the NEW Esperta® coffee machine by Nescafé® Dolce Gusto®. Upgrade your morning coffee with Esperta® and its two new brewing modes, designed to enhance your coffee experience.

For those who like their coffee short and strong, the ‘Espresso Boost’ pre-wets the coffee grinds giving a concentrated, intense flavour, which provides an espresso hit in less than 30 seconds. Meanwhile, the ‘Delicate Brew’ releases a drop-by-drop coffee flavour extraction to create the ultimate smooth aromatic long cup of coffee.

You can also prepare and schedule your coffee through the Nescafé® Dolce Gusto® App!


Triple Scented Candle

The ultimate scented candle gift pack featuring the much-loved Kyoto Camellia & Lotus fragrance. Containing a 350g Triple Scented Candle, 500ml Hand Wash & 100ml Hand Creme in elegent cream and gold packaging, this Limited Edition is an enviable gift for mum.

The symphony of scent is the grandest opera of all. Elegant dewy roses, sweet pear blossoms and the baritone of delicate musk form a brilliant composition. Succumb to the dazzling crescendo as it guides you back to the moments and people that mean the most. 

Ethical giving

Help your mum slow down and value her time with one of these beautiful classic Timekeeper watches. These stunning watches are Timekeeper’s way of reminding us that we need to slow down and be more conscious of time. Timekeeper are on a mission to help young people become more present and intentional with their time. 100% of the profits from every watch sold will go to support the work of The Timekeeper’s impact partners to improve youth access to mental wellbeing programs. NZ$199

Fine China

The ultimate choice for dressing up or dressing down your table setting. Noritake’s Cher Blanc dinnerware, in a very fine white porcelain, is highly translucent, wafer-thin and amazingly strong. Its delicately subtle texture is inspired by the lotus petal. 

Skin care

Sothys-Paris Hydra3 serum and Hydra3 creams are based on essential super-hydrating actives and a patented extract that offers 3D skin hydration.

It stimulates the skins natural hydration system, activating and delivering hyaluronic acid to dry and dehydrated skins, a perfect solution for the cooler months of the year.

Sothys Hydra3 serum contains micronized Hyaluronic acid for deep-acting hydration and Sothys Hydra3 creams (in two textures) have a slow-release larger hyaluronic acid molecule to maintain hydration in the upper corneal layers of the skin. These beautiful hydrating products and also an Intensive Hydra3 Treatment are available exclusively through Sothys professional clinics and spas around Australia… the perfect Mothers Day gift!

A Sothys makeup kit is also a great gift idea…

Sothys Paris Autumn Winter makeup collections, valued at AU$129.50. Each collection includes the Eyebrow Powder (Brun), Eyebrow Pencil and Prune Republique lipstick.

Mood essentials

Surprise and Delight Mum with Melissa Allen Mood Essentials!

Spoil Mum this Mother’s Day with a feel-good gift that not only pampers her but also shows her you are paying attention by giving her something that matches her distinctive personality.

Melissa Allen Mood Essentials are a range of feel-good scents, that not only includes fragrances but also offer gorgeous Body Washes and a convenient Face & Hand cream that not only smell divine but also help her feel the best she can by a mood boost of Joy, Calm, Focus or Confidence!

Palm Beach

There’s no better way to pamper mum than with a lovely candle to help her take time out for self-care.

The limited edition Palm Beach Collection Neroli Scented Soy Candle is like a warm glowing bouquet of natural orange blossoms and white flowers lifted by a blend of orange, bergamot, petitgrain freshness. It’s the perfect complement to a relaxing bath, delicious meal or a good book AU$39.95. 

Tea-time spoils

The Lobby Lounge will have mum celebrating in style with a heart-warming High Tea by Cordis and a special gift bag including a Cordis candle, Piccolo sparkling wine, Cordis Goodies and a selection of hand-picked tea packets. 

Spread the love with tasty savouries including goat cheese mousse on walnut bread, salted beef, horseradish mayonnaise and pickled cucumber. Delight your sweet-tooth with a golden ‘Vanilla Crème Tart’ – fresh raspberries and champagne gel, ‘Caramel Mousse’ – passionfruit curd, caramel popcorn, and chocolate brownie or sink your teeth into a fluffy raspberry almond buttermilk scone.

Take a trip down ‘Silk Road’ with an exotic Mother’s Day Champagne Cocktail – delicate silk road tea topped with sparkling Champagne.

When: Sat-Sun 11 – 12 May   

Where: The Lobby Lounge

Sat | NZ$78 per person – includes a ‘Silk Road’ Champagne cocktail per person plus a gift bag for Mums

Sun | NZ$135 per person – includes a ‘Silk Road’ Champagne cocktail per person plus a gift bag for Mums


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