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Sustainable Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Sustainable Mother's Day Gift Guide

The tradition of honouring mothers and motherly figures dates back to ancient Greece and is now recognised worldwide as a worthy day to celebrate. And so, as Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to say ‘thank you’ to the mother figure in your life, we’ve put together a few sustainable gift ideas – all made with love in Ionian. 

Despite our ample appreciation for our mums, it can sometimes feel that no gift can match the love and care she gives us. Whilst flowers and a card are always nice, why not try mixing it up this year with a gift that is made to last? A sustainable and ethical gift is the perfect symbol for enduring love and gratitude! Celebrate all that she is and all that she does with a thoughtful Mother’s day gift that is eco-friendly and sustainable.

CHOE Aetheria Harmony Soy Candle, 300ml

CHOE Aetheria candle

CHOE Aetheria Harmony Soy Candle, 300ml – Nothing suggests ‘me-time’ like a luxurious scented candle. Made from 100% all natural vegan soy wax, these candles use slow-burning lead free wicks to provide 50 hours of burning time and the perfect eco-friendly way to unwind and relax.

The Aetheria candle comes in three delicious scents which are evocative of Mediterrean aromas. Each candle in the Aetheria range is available in a different colourway ensuring you can find the style that suits your loved-one best. 

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Salty Bag Kinira Adjustable Shoulder Bag

Salty Bag Kinira Adjustable Shoulder Bag

Salty Bag Kinira Adjustable Shoulder Bag – A beautiful accessory is a failsafe choice for Mother’s Day. Expand their wardrobe with a stylish, sustainable bag that can be used time and again. The Kinira shoulder bag has enough room to fit all day to day essentials, and has a handy adjustable strap and removable handles.

This versatile piece is made from repurposed upcycled sails and the practical design means it is the ideal choice for any mother with a busy and dynamic lifestyle. No two bags are the same in the Salty Bag range, making it the perfect useful gift that will have your mum feeling one of a kind.

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Poppy on Paxos Gift Hamper

ionian kind hamper gift sets

Poppy on Paxos Gift Hamper – If your mum loves a weekend away or is simply dreaming of some rest and relaxation on a faraway beach, give her a slice of the Ionian with our bespoke Poppy on Paxos hamper. A unique idea for any art and nature lover, the gift set includes: one A4 sized illustration, which can be picked from a choice of four styles; a 100% white cotton tea towel displaying a map of Paxos; a folded A1 map of Paxos and an additional A2 print.

Each piece in the hamper is lovingly created by painter and illustrator, Poppy Anemogiannis, whose upbringing on the Ionian islands inspires her to portray the beauty of the area through these distinctive and tasteful pieces.

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Dr Kavvadia Gift Set

dr kavvadia extra virgin olive oil

If your mum is a dab hand in the kitchen who just loves to try new flavours, our gift set from Extra Virgin Olive Oil specialists, Dr Kavvadia, could be just the thing to add to her pantry cupboard. The beautifully packaged set includes a pourer which means that she can finesse her favourite dishes with a professional finish. The oil itself has special notes of radish, freshly cut grass and almonds – and it’s also vegan friendly too.

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Ionian Kind Gift Cards

Ionian Kind E-Gift Card – Why not treat your loved one to guilt-free sustainable shopping? Ionian Kind e-gift cards are the perfect gift for those who just love to shop. Starting from €10, Ionian Kind e-gift cards are valid for up to 12 months so your mum or loved one can purchase what they really want.

To purchase an Ionian Kind gift card, simply select the amount and add to your basket – as you would any other product. The digital voucher will be delivered directly to your email inbox and can be redeemed by entering the gift card code at the checkout.

Please note that e-gift cards cannot be discounted or swapped for cash value. E-gift cards are non-refundable. See full details here.

So there you have it – our mother’s day gift guide. We think any mothering figure in your life will love this selection of sustainable, environmentally friendly gifts. There is truly something to suit any taste and you won’t find these products elsewhere as they are exclusively stocked with Ionian Kind. If you’d like to learn more about Ionian Kind and how we’re working to provide more sustainable, eco-friendly and quality products, you can visit our about us page or get in touch via our contact page.

Mother’s Day 2021 falls on Sunday 14th March in the UK, and Sunday 9th May in Greece – so don’t get caught out!