Struggling with Mother’s Day gift ideas with only a few days to go? It happens to the best of us. Nevertheless, don’t panic just yet! We have you covered with our quick and easy last-minute gift guide!
Why Buy a Watch for a Mother’s Day Gift?
Mother’s Day is the chance to show your appreciation for a special maternal figure in your life. For many, this day isn’t just to celebrate one biological mother, but all the women who helped to raise you in some way. But how can you show your full appreciation for them on such a special occasion?
The watch, if we do say so ourselves, is an excellent gift idea. For one, it’s the perfect middle ground between a practical gift and a fashionable gift. By being worn daily, you can be sure that she’ll always be reminded of you and the gesture of spoiling her this Mother’s Day. Plus, it’s a way better surprise that easily beats the classic chocolate and flowers combination.
We already know you’re in a rush so without further ado, here are some gift recommendations for Mother’s Day 2023.
Our Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gift Guide for 2023
For the super-mum: Garmin Lily Classic Edition Cream Gold Bezel Braloba Grey Case Grey Leather Strap 010-02384-B2
This brand-new Garmin smartwatch is truly like no other. A smartwatch that doesn’t sacrifice style, its standout feature is the trendy patterned dial that doubles as a smart touchscreen. The Lily can track your steps, sleep, stress and energy levels and comes with several wellness apps for yoga, mindful breathing and more. Not only is it equipped with so many health-tracking capabilities, but also collates all your mobile notifications in one place. More than just a timepiece, this watch is sure to elevate your mum’s life as much as she has yours.
For the sporty mum: Reflex Active Series 5 Smart Watch HR Monitor Colour Touch Screen Taupe Strap RA05-2034
The Reflex Active Series 5 is perfect for a mum that’s always on the go and needs a timepiece to supplement her lifestyle. With a touch-screen dial, this smartwatch boasts an array of different health and lifestyle functions. It comes preloaded with plenty of sports apps including a step counter, a distance tracker, and even a sleep tracker. Moreover, it can be paired with any iOS and Android device so that she can keep track of all her social activities too. Coupled with a taupe silicone strap and a rose-gold plated stainless steel case, the Series 5 is both trendy and a bargain.
For the floral-fanatic mum: Timex Women’s Peyton White Dial Pink Leather Strap TW2V23700
Embracing the sweetness of classic femininity, the Timex Peyton is our next Mother’s Day contender. The delicate white dial is accessorised with adorable rose-gold plated flower-shaped indices, reminiscent of the beautiful Mother’s Day springtime. Finished with a rose-gold plated case and quick-release blush pink strap, this is an excellent option for any baby pink fans out there.
For the fashion-forward mum: Guess Mini Luxe Women’s Rose Gold Bracelet White Sunray Dial GW0112L3
Part of the Guess Ladies’ Mini Luxe collection, this piece is petite yet powerful. Its standout feature is the beautiful rose-gold bracelet detail, giving this piece an effortless elegance. The white dial spotlights the rose-gold Arabic and baton indices and is protected by impact-resistant mineral glass. Framed by a crystal set bezel, this model is bound to wow every glamorous mum.
For the minimalistic mum: CLUSE Women’s La Garconne White Dial Rose Gold Mesh Bracelet CW0101207001
CLUSE are the experts at crafting clean stylish wristwear, and this CLUSE model is no exception. An edgy square-shaped dial brings plenty of androgynous character to the model, whilst the rose gold hands and baton indices restore it with a touch of softness. Accompanied with a rose-gold plated stainless steel mesh bracelet, this fashion watch is a stunning accompaniment to any everyday look.
For the modern and planet-conscious mum: Skagen Signatur Charcoal Eco-Leather Strap Watch SKW2794
Skagen’s Signatur design is great for a modern and ‘no-frills’ mum. Featuring an uncluttered grey dial with slim rose-gold baton indices, it has an air of chic luxury at an incredibly reasonable price. This understated design is finished with a charcoal grey eco-leather strap and a rose-gold plated stainless steel case.
For the classy mum: Fossil Women’s Jacqueline White Dial Blue Leather Strap ES3843
Compared to most on our list, Fossil’s Jacqueline model has a more vintage-inspired design. But, its sophistication is far from bland. At its slightly higher price point, this watch is detailed with a date aperture at the 6 o’clock positioning and is crafted from luxury-grade materials. The blue second-hand detailing and the navy leather strap breathe a subtle but contemporary pop of colour back into the design. Upon closer look, the classy Roman numeral indices sit upon a white, wave-textured dial, making this a truly visually intriguing piece.
Nomination Composable Classic OXIDIZED SYMBOLS In Stainless Steel And Sterling Silver MUM Heart 330101/12
It’s true that you can never go wrong with a Nomination charm! This particular one features the word ‘Mum’ in a playful font and sits upon a silver love heart. A classically cute trinket, she’ll be reminded every day of who it’s from and what you mean to each other.
This interlinking circle bracelet from Oliva Burton is a sweet and symbolic option to commemorate your strong shared bond. Made from silver-coloured brass, the centrepiece of the bracelet is two interlocking circles emblematic of an infinity sign. More than just a beautiful piece of jewellery, this is a gesture that is sure to tug on her heartstrings.
Looking for a safer option that adapts to her existing watch collection? Perhaps a replacement strap is the way to go! This leather Coach Apple Watch strap is the perfect way to upgrade and reinvigorate wristwear she already owns. Additionally, with a standard buckle fastening, this option features a beautiful floral design that is fit for the Spring season ahead of us.
Can you recommend any other contenders in the comments for our Mother’s Day 2023 panic-buyers? Leave us a comment below.