Moms are appreciated every day of the year, but there is one particular day each year dedicated to making these special ladies feel royally spoilt. This year, Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 13th, and we will see offspring across America shopping both online and in-store to find their mom the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Some of the most popular gifts given on Mother’s Day are flowers, chocolates and home accessories – all of which are sure to go down very well indeed.
At The LuxPad, we decided to investigate the types and amount of home accessories customers purchase around Mother’s Day, to provide you with some real-life data, as well as some inspiration for what you can get your mom this year – even if it does mean last-minute online shopping. We created an infographic that details the most popular home accessories purchased by consumers in the month’s preceding Mother’s Day last year.
Top Mother’s Day Home Accessories Purchased
Here’s a closer look at the top purchased home accessories around Mother’s Day last year. Read on to find the perfect gift for your mom…
The number one purchased Mother’s Day home accessories gift last year was the candle. With so many varieties and scents, there’s a candle to suit every mom’s personality. Just simply lighting a candle, instantly creates a cozy atmosphere throughout the home, so giving the gift of a candle will provide your mom with a tranquil haven to relax in and put her feet up. Just what she deserves this Mother’s Day.
Deliciously scented candles
No breakfast-in-bed is complete without serving your mom a cup of coffee in her favorite mug. Add another favorite to her collection this Mother’s Day with a brand new mug that reflects her personality. From slogan mugs to quirky and contemporary styles, gifting a mindful mug will add a sense of luxury and exclusivity to your mom’s morning coffee this Mother’s Day.
Another popular item purchased for Mother’s Day last year was the pillow, which we think makes a brilliant gift. Sofa pillows come in all shapes, sizes and styles so you’re sure to find one to suit the special lady in your life. Whether you decide to treat your mom to a comfy pillow for her bedroom or a pair of plush pillows to dress up her sofa, your gift will most definitely be an irreplaceable one, guaranteed to stick around longer than a bunch of flowers.
If you’re planning on gifting your mom a bunch of flowers this Mother’s Day, why not add a vase to complement? Whether your mom is more suited to a handmade vase or prefers a contemporary look, there are so many shapes and sizes that no matter your mom’s preference, you’re bound to find a vase to match both the bouquet and your mom’s tastes.
Vases to hold the flowers
No gift is comparable to that of memories, so a great way to surprise your mom this Mother’s Day is by filling a photo frame with your favorite memory – a timeless gift she’s sure to love. From multiple photo frames that fit lots of memories to stylish single frames perfect for displaying a family portrait, there are so many types, textures and finishes ideal to suit any home interior.
Frames for the memories
The most warming, cozy, snug gift by far is the throw. No matter your mom’s interior design style, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a blanket or throw to match her home design. This Mother’s Day, let your mom snuggle up on the sofa with her nice new throw and relax for the entire day, with not a chore in sight.
Warming Mother's Day throws
Diffusers are ideal for infusing a number of fragrances around the home, from citrus to floral, fresh and fruity. As well as providing a beautiful scent, reed diffusers are also extremely mood lifting, many with calming, soothing and de-stressing qualities. Give your mom the gift of scent and relaxation this Mother’s Day with a luxury reed diffuser.
Discover diffusers for Mother's Day
- Infographic was compiled from customer data between April 2nd – May 14th, 2017, during which period Google searches for ‘Mother’s Day’ showed an increase.