Mother's Day 2019: Cheap last minute present ideas!

Cheap and quick Mother's Day gift ideas for the last minute
mothers day gifts 2019

It's Mother's Day 2019 at the end of the month but don't get caught out: Here are some amazing last minute gift ideas they'll love.

Mother's Day 2019 is on Sunday, March 31 and if you've left your Mother's Day present to the last minute don't worry, we've got you covered with these six great ideas.

Chocolate gifts

cadburys mothers day gift
Almost everyone likes chocolate and the Cadbury Gifts Direct website offers plenty of tasty gift ideas. The website features a 'pick and mix' section to create your own unique Cadbury hamper, as well as personalised chocolate bars. Standard delivery is 1-2 working days while there are options for Next Day delivery on orders placed before 4PM.

Amazon Handmade

Order a bespoke gift for your mum online via Amazon Handmade, the new section of the website offering customised gifts from cards to jewellery. Depending on the product and ordering time, it can be with you the very next day.

Even more customisables

The Gift Experience has loads of real cool customisable gifts from bookmarks to cushions, just for Mother's Day. Standard delivery is 2-3 working days while orders placed before 2:30pm are eligible for next day delivery. There are also evouchers which can be issued by email within 24 hours. Bonus: They offer a 10% student discount with a valid Student Beans iD.


Puzzles are popular, and there's something for everyone at The Happy Puzzle Company: From puzzles based on TV shows and football clubs to word games, puzzle books and the humble jigsaw. Standard delivery is 3 to 5 working days but next day delivery is also available on orders placed in time!


Get inspired by The Great British Bake Off and make your mum something nice with a tasty cake or sweet treat! Ingredients like flour and sugar cost pence and you can turn them into something really impressive really quick... fingers crossed! Hit the internet for some great recipes.

Personal hamper

Make a custom hamper as a last minute mother's day gift. You can use an online service like Funky Hampers - which offers next day delivery on orders made before 2PM - or grab a hamper and do it yourself!

Last minute tickets

London Theatre Direct offers cut price deals and discount last minute tickets on West End musicals, plays, shows, opera, ballet and more attractions across the capital. You can purchase tickets or vouchers.


fiverr family tree
The Fiverr website contains all sorts of customisable services that people are offering from just $5, which currently works out at just over £3. They include the above awesome personalized family tree print.


Discount websites like Groupon can offer up great presents with huge discounts, from meals out and spa treats to DIY tools and photobooks and frames. The vouchers and offers change constantly, so whether or not you find something suitable will depend on what you're after.

Remember, Mother's Day 2019 is on Sunday, March 31.

About the author: Thomas Brella

Thomas Brella is the founder of Student Hacks, starting the website in 2013 while studying at the University of Brighton to share tips and tricks on life as a cash-strapped student. He's now spent over 10 years scoping out the best ways to live on a budget

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