The Code8 Mother’s Day Gift Guide
Somehow, it’s March already, and Mother’s Day is actually a lot closer than you think. But, fret not, from beauty treatments and spa days to luxury accessories and afternoon tea, we’ve collated the perfect Mother's Day Gift guide to everything she’ll love. Is there anyone more deserving?
Perfect for style-loving mums, Rebecca de Ravenel's 'Acorn Claudia' earrings are crafted from lustrous gold-tone pewter and brass that's sculpted into a delicate leaf design. They’re also an exclusive design for etailer Moda Operandi, and will make a beautiful unique Mother’s Day Gift.
When it comes to decadent sleepwear, Olivia von Halle's luxe pyjamas are top of the line. Crafted from fluid silk-satin, this blush 'Coco' style in a relaxed fit with elegant contrast piping will delight any and every mum.
Her Bespoke Lipstick at Code8’s Colour ID Lab and a makeover £85
Although mum probably has her own signature shades and many favourite lipsticks by now, she won’t have had the Colour ID Lab experience yet. This is the perfect gift for mums who aren't so easy to buy for: take her to our pop-up at Burlington Arcade in Mayfair so she can create her very own new personalised lipstick with our colour maestro, and enjoy together a free makeover this Mother's Day over some champagne.
Women of all generations fall prey to the charms of Saint Laurent. Decorated with an iconic gold 'YSL' plaque, this Saint Laurent's quilted cardholder in an elegant cream or black will definitely elevate mum’s coffee runs.
La Durée may be best known for its macarons, but the patisserie’s piece de resistance is their signature L’heure du Thé (Afternoon Tea). You and mum can indulge in a selection of macarons, champagne, finger sandwiches, mini viennoiseries and pastries. The package includes a 375ml bottle of Ladurée Champagne to share, Napoléon box of four Ladurée Macarons for each person Ladurée Coffee, Ladurée Tea or Hot Chocolate, Finger Sandwiches (choice of two each): Smoked Salmon, Ham, Cheese, Vegetables; Mini Viennoiseries (choice of two each): Ladurée Croissant, Croissant au Noix, Pain au Chocolat, Sugar Brioche Pastries (choice of two each): Ispahan, Tarte Passion Framboise, Plaisir Sucré, Carré Chocolat. Book via Truly Experiences.
With our experienced make-up artists on hand at Code8’s pop-up store in Burlington Arcade, and champagne always cooling in the fridge, book mum to a complete beauty makeover. With Code8 breaking beauty barriers in the make-up industry, she can update her look and experience a whole new way of putting her best face forward, and unwind with a flute in hand. Find out more.
Treat her to a whole day at the glamorous five-star Bulgari Hotel in Knightsbridge - home to Condé Nast’s ‘Best UK Hotel Spa 2015’. She can unwind in the multiple steam rooms and saunas, take a dip in the breathtaking green onyx and Vicenza stone lap pool, and remove stresses and strains with two hours of indulgent massage and facial treatments. This package includes a Dramatic Healing Massage followed by The Original Dramatic Healing Facial, healthy one-course lunch and juice of choice served in Bulgari Spa's private poolside cabanas, and day-long access to the 25-metre pool, vitality pool, sauna, steam room, ice fountain, gym facilities and relaxation areas. The rate is priced for one person, but you can of course tag along by clicking "add an extra guest". Book via Truly Experiences.
A completely versatile beauty gift set for mums who love to play with makeup and achieve a variety of looks with this tightly curated set: One Palette Three Looks includes our Iconoclast Eye Shadow Palette, Colour Brilliance Sculpting Lipstick, Glazé Lip Lacquer and Matte Velour Contouring Longwear Lipstick. No matter what mum has in her social calendar, the set allows her to go from natural, to polished, to dramatic. Available in three colour combinations.
Printed with flowers and butterflies surrounding Fornasetti designer Piero's muse, Lina Cavalieri, this hand-poured vegetable wax candle is scented with notes of Lily, Jasmine, Tuberose and Sandalwood. The best part? Mum can keep the painted ceramic candleholder as décor in its own right after the wax has gone to hold trinkets, cotton buds, keys or other small objects.
Give mum the bare makeup essentials to get by with her busy schedule while still looking her glowing natural self: the Signature Natural Look Edit has the neutral and universally flattering Iconoclast Lustrous Corduroy eyeshadow palette, Lash Sophisticate Mascara, am/pm Nude Look Tinted Lip Balm At The Barre, Blush Mood Reflecting Palette - Rosé