Mother's Day Gifts: The Perfect Gift For The Mother Figures In Our Lives

Mother's Day, is an annual celebration honouring the motherhood and maternal bonds in our lives. It is a day to show appreciation for the women who have raised us, nurtured us, and provided love and care throughout our lives. This special day is celebrated worldwide on different dates, but the sentiment remains the same - to make mothers feel loved and appreciated.

The Importance of Mother's Day

Mother's Day is a day to recognize the sacrifices and efforts mothers put into raising their children. It is a time to reflect on their importance in our lives and show gratitude for all that they have done for us. Motherhood is an incredible journey, full of ups and downs, and this day allows us to acknowledge the beauty of this journey and honour the mothers who have embarked on it.

The Perfect Gift for Mothers

Choosing the perfect gift for a mother can be a daunting task. Whether it's your mother, grandmother, or any other mother figure in your life, you want to give them something that shows how much they mean to you.

Here are some ideas for gifts that will make the special motherly figure in your life feel loved and appreciated this Mother's Day:

Gourmet High Tea

Become the star of this year's Mother's Day celebration with a gift generous enough for everyone to enjoy. Elevate the day into a magical experience with our Gourmet High Tea gift, featuring a delightful assortment of sweet treats perfect for pairing with your preferred tea. Indulge in our fresh gourmet cheesecakes, a variety of scrumptious-filled donuts, and muffins - a carefully curated gift packed with all your favourite delicacies.

*Fresh zone delivery only – please note that for all delivery locations outside of Auckland, we are currently sending plants, chocolates and gift hampers only.



  • 4 x milk chocolate dipped strawberries with white chocolate swirls ​
  • 4 pieces of delicious Rocky Road​
  • 8 Chocolatier-sold milk chocolate hearts scattered through these delicious sweets!​


  • 4 Gourmet Cheesecakes​ (Caramel and Mango Coconut)  and fresh strawberries​. Cheesecakes are different to the photo here. 
  • Filled donuts (caramel and berry fillings)


  • 16 of our delicious gourmet donuts (various flavours and will contain nuts)​
  • Signature Edible Blooms High Tea Stand
  • Complimentary gift card

Flower Donut Bouquet

This Mother's Day, express your love with the ultimate gift: an exquisite donut bouquet, elegantly adorned with dried edible flowers. Crafted with affection, this bouquet combines the luxurious taste of Lindt chocolates and hand-dipped donuts, promising to delight her palate. A delicious and innovative alternative to traditional flowers, it's designed to impress and pamper her taste buds on this special day. 

*Fresh zone delivery only – please note that for all delivery locations outside of Auckland, Hamilton night delivery, Wellington night delivery, and Christchurch night delivery we are currently sending plants, chocolates and gift hampers only.


  • 12 Belgain White Chocolate Dipped Donuts with Freeze Dried Edible Flowers. Donuts are filled with Caramel, Hazelnut Chocolate and Berries. 
  • 6 Hazelnut Flavoured Lindor 
  • Complimentary gift wrapping and gift card

Mum's Shimmer Gin & Bright Flower Bouquet

This exquisite Bright Flower Bouquet, brimming with rich and creamy Belgian milk chocolates, is guaranteed to bring a smile to a mother's face, this luxurious bouquet offers a splendid alternative to traditional flowers.

All Edible Blooms Bouquets are recyclable or reusable - find out more

**Gift is approximately 30cm tall x 25cm wide**


  • 6 x Belgian milk chocolate gold starts on bespoke Edible Blooms flower cards
  • 3 x Strawberries and cream Lindor balls
  • 3 x White Lindor balls
  • 6 solid milk Chocolatier Stars​
  • 1 x 700ml Lavender, Rosemary and Citrus Gin
  • Complimentary gift wrapping and gift card

Mumm Champagne Pamper Hamper

Our Mumm Champagne Pamper Hamper offers an indulgent pampering experience, featuring an exquisite selection of gifts. This luxurious hamper includes Mumm Rosé Champagne, a vibrant red and pink chocolate bouquet, and an assortment of fine Lindt chocolates, paired with a fragrant candle and cosy plush slippers for the ultimate relaxation.


  • Grand Cordon Rose NV Champagne & Gift Box 750ml
  • Pink Plush Slippers​
  • Artisan Choccy Coconut Ruff Cookie, 68g (V)​
  • Vanilla & Fig Candle - Large, 180g
  • Dark Chocolate Strawberries 100g

Lindt Chocolate Bouquet

  • 4x Milk Lindt chocolates
  • 4 x Strawberry Lindt chocolates

Bloom Gift Box

  • Dancing Monkey - Rocky Road, 180g
  • 5 x Strawberry Lindor 
  • Luxury gift box and gift card

Finding the perfect Mother's Day gift just got simpler. No matter your location or that of your loved one in New Zealand, Edible Blooms has you covered. With their Same Day Date Guaranteed option, you can add a touch of sparkle to someone's day in any major city—Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, or Christchurch—ensuring your gift arrives exactly when it should.

We understand that life moves quickly, and we're here to assist you in making those spontaneous, sweet gestures impactful. For those instances when you have more time on your hands, feel free to utilize our complimentary delivery service. It's ideal for organizing those special moments without incurring additional expenses.

Please note that this option does not include our date guarantee, and we typically avoid rural areas and perishable items. However, there's no need to worry! We have something magical ready to be shipped for anyone, anywhere, and for any occasion. Let's spread some love and bring smiles to faces – because, at the end of the day, isn't that what truly matters?

FAQs About Mother's Day

1. When is Mother's Day celebrated?

Mother's Day is celebrated on different dates around the world, but in many countries,  it is observed on the second Sunday in May. This means the date changes every year, so it's important to check the calendar. For instance, in 2024, Mother's Day will be celebrated on May 12th.

2. What is the origin of Mother's Day?

Mother's Day has various origins depending on the country. In the United States, the modern version of Mother's Day was first organized and campaigned for by Anna Jarvis in the early 20th century as a day to honour one's mother and peace. She successfully made it a recognized holiday in 1914 when President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day to be held on the second Sunday in May.

3. How is Mother's Day celebrated?

Mother's Day celebrations can vary widely but often include giving gifts such as flowers, jewellery, or handmade items, preparing breakfast in bed or a special meal, spending quality time together, or simply expressing appreciation and love through cards, letters, or messages. It's a day to make mothers feel valued and loved for their role and contributions to the family.

4. Can Mother's Day be celebrated for those who are not biological mothers?

Absolutely! Mother's Day is not just for celebrating biological mothers. It's also a day to honour stepmothers, grandmothers, godmothers, foster mothers, and other maternal figures who play significant roles in people's lives. It's about acknowledging the love, care, and nurturing that these women provide.

5. Are there any alternative ways to celebrate Mother's Day for those who may find it difficult?

Yes, for those who may find Mother's Day challenging due to loss, estrangement, or other reasons, there are alternative ways to acknowledge the day. Some people choose to remember and honour their mothers or maternal figures through acts of service, such as volunteering. Others may find comfort in spending the day reflecting or participating in activities that they enjoyed doing with their mother or maternal figure. It's important to do what feels right for you and to seek support if needed.

Remember, the essence of Mother's Day is to show appreciation and love for the maternal figures in our lives, in whatever way is meaningful to you.

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