#HLDiscovery: Mother's Day Spoils
This is what's on our radar this week.
On the 12th of May we celebrate one of the most important women in our lives – our mothers. Searching for the perfect Mother's Day gift can be tricky, so we've rounded up a selection of items and events on this week's #HLDiscovery list to help you out.
Mother's Day Gifts and Events: Our Top 8 Ideas
1. Native Honey
For foodie moms who like the sweeter things in life, Native Honey might be just the treat. Based in the Swellendam region of the Western Cape, Native Honey is dedicated to bringing its customers the purest honey, free from additives and with no added ingredients. This honey is ethically sourced and each offering is created with love – making it the perfect spoil to add to your Mother's Day hamper.
2. Carrol Boyes Silk Scarves
Carrol Boyes is synonymous with sophistication and style, and now mothers who are into fashion can incorporate the signature look and feel of the brand into their outfits. This past February, Carrol Boyes introduced a range of 100% silk scarves to its accessory offering. The scarves come in a range of timeless prints – in both black and white and multicoloured options – reflecting well-known designs from the Carrol Boyes oeuvre . Each one is 1m² in size and is beautifully packaged, too.
3. Mother's Day at Nuy Winery
A trip to the winelands is always a treat, and Nuy Winery has a special offer for Mother’s Day. The state's Nuy on the Hill restaurant is planning a wonderful traditional Sunday lunch, so you can take the whole family for the day. Plus, all moms will receive a complimentary bottle of Nuy Muscat Semi Sweet Sparkling wine to make their day extra special. Lunch is R295 per person.
4. Lunch at 15 on Orange
More options for the foodie moms! 15 on Orange in Cape Town is hosting a fabulous four-course Mother's Day pairing lunch complete with Villieria bubbly and live music performed by Francesca Biancoli. The menu will consist dishes such as smoked paprika seared linefish, roast Chalmar beef and nougat white chocolate cremeux. The lunch is R495 per person.
5. Something Desired Sorbet Collection 2019
Brighten up your mother's home this winter with the fabulous Sorbet Collection 2019 by Something Desired. Its latest furniture pieces are bold and cheerful, and come in a variety of colours, textures, fabrics and finishes. Inspired by the appearance and texture of fruit, the collection includes a range of pieces such as daybeds, couches, mirrors and a drinks trolley.
6. Self-Care Products from Woolworths
Our mothers take care of us, but can sometimes forget about themselves. Remind her to indulge in a little self-care with products from Woolworths. Or choose from a range of indulgent fragrances, including Elie Saab’s Girl of Now and scents from Jo Malone’s Blossoms Collection. There are also body and bath gift sets that include all manner of potions and balms to make Mom feel her best.
7. Mother's Day Weekend Special at Cascade Country Manor
Tucked away in Paarl is the picturesque Cascade Country Manor. Part of the Cape Country Routes Collection, they have beautifully appointed rooms that overlook an immaculate lawn, with charming views. Cascade Country Manor is offering a Mother's Day Special that includes a two-night stay for two people, plus a back, neck and shoulder massage, and breakfast. The package costs R3 965 for two people sharing.
8. The Handwoven Collection by The Cotton Company
Bring some luxury into your mom's life with one of life's simplest pleasures – a top-quality cotton towel. The Cotton Company's latest range of premium quality towels are handwoven by artisans in Turkey. The textiles are all sourced in Turkey too, and get softer and more absorbent with every wash. This is the perfect gift for moms who appreciate good craftsmanship.