Mother’s Day is just around the corner and this year we've put together a Mother’s Day Gift Guide, highlighting a range of women-owned New Zealand businesses. Whether your Mum/motherly loved-one is a tea drinker, handbag-lover, cook, gardener or eco-warrior, we’ve got you covered with this list of 10 gorgeous gift ideas.
My Darling Lemon Thyme: Every Day by Emma Galloway
Georgia Jay - High Quality Leather Bags
Designed and handmade in their Auckland studio, Georigia Jay hand selects premium dead-stock leathers from New Zealand, Italy and Germany – a choice that repurposes materials and reinforces their commitment to sustainable sourcing. With a beautiful range of bags and accessories, Georgia Jay is handmade to love and to last.
Willow Collective Jewellery
Originating from a passion in high-end fashion, Willow Collective feature collections of contemporary, delicate and eye-catching pieces. All of their jewellery is designed in New Zealand and they are stocked in over 25 boutiques across the country.
Renee Boyd Ceramics
Renee Boyd is a West Auckland ceramist known for her crisp and delicate designs. Her vases, planters, wall sculptures, cups and bowls are handmade before being glazed and painted to perfection.
FLORA was established to help educate and influence the community on sustainable living through the knowledge of plants and the eco-system. Their Grow Kits are made using a range of sustainable and bio-degradable products and include everything needed to start a mini garden – from kitchen herbs, to cut flowers and cocktail garnishes!
AWWA Period Underwear
AWWA's inclusive, ethical range of period underwear aims to reconnect women to their cycles, while caring for our bodies and the earth. AWWA is revolutionising the way women menstruate by empowering and giving confidence to people of all shapes, sizes and cultures with their range of sustainable, innovative products.
Organic Lavender and Chamomile Eye Pillows by Stem Home Store
Stem Home Store are believers of conscious goods for every day life. Their Organic Lavender and Chamomile Eye Pillows are made from traceable linen, and can be used for sleep and relaxation, yoga + meditation, or for relief of headaches.
Accessory label Sophie Store are sellers of functional, cool and simple jewellery, hats, scarves and leather goods. Thoughtfully designed and easy-to-wear, Sophie Store's pieces are made using quality materials and beautiful craftsmanship.
La Tribe Slippers
Designed in New Zealand, La Tribe believes in bringing a fresh, bohemian vibe to every day. Available in a range of colours, their ethically sourced 100% sheepkin slippers are perfect for snuggling up in the coming winter months.
Libertine Blends Tea Sampler Gift Bags
We couldn't leave ourselves off the list! Our beautifully soft drawstring bags of tea make for the perfect gift for tea lovers. Each Sampler Bag contains 2 tea temples each of Runaway Rose, Kapow, Minty Ohm and Lightning Green.