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What I love about Mum - Mother's Day Ideas from Yellow Octopus

Mother’s Day Ideas: Gifts for Mum that Don’t Cost a Bomb

What I love about Mum - Mother's Day Ideas from Yellow OctopusThere’s one thing I like more than decorating.

Well, perhaps not more than, but definitely on par with – and that’s gift giving. From finding the ideal present, wrapping it in divine paper (ribbon too, of course!) and sourcing a complementary card, the whole process is a magical experience. And yes, I do go to great lengths to find a matching card – it’s completely normal and not at all OCD.

I’ve come to discover, over time, that not everyone is in the same boat as me though. Especially at certain times of the year – like Mother’s Day – the stores can be a downright nightmare to be in. Which is why I bring to you these sublime Mother’s Day ideas from Yellow Octopus, which you can snap up for Mum with a few easy clicks.

I’m losing my mind over the flamingo cushion and the metallic clock, but I’m sure you’ll find your own faves. The links to buy each product are below too, so happy shopping and I hope your Mumma’s Day is a fab one!

The ‘What I Love About Mum’ Book above is $18.99. Click here to Shop.

This is a TLC solution for Yellow Octopus.

Mother's Day Ideas from Yellow Octopus

Top Row:
Photo Print Cushions, $24.99 – Click to Shop
High Tea Porcelain Bird Feeder, $19.99 – Click to Shop
iCrib Tablet Bean Bag Pillow, $28.99 – Click to Shop

Middle Row:
Sagaform Fox Herb Pot, $66.99 – Click to Shop
Minimal White Clock with Copper Case, $148.99 – Click to Shop
It’s Wine O’Clock Apron, $29.99 – Click to Shop

Bottom Row:
All You Need is Love Cup and Saucer, $17.95 – Click to Shop
Watermelon Pot Holder Mitts, $39.99 – Click to Shop
Lucky Elephant Teapot, $29.99 – Click to Shop

>>> What are you getting your dear Mum for Mother’s Day? Are any of these beauties taking your fancy? Drop me a comment below and let’s chat!


Chris Carroll

Outside of writing this blog, Chris is an interior designer, presenter and author. He’s also spent time on TV, on Channel 10’s Changing Rooms, as well presenting segments on Channel 7’s Sunrise and The Morning Show. If you’d like to book a design consult with Chris, you can find out more here

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I’m interior designer Chris Carroll, and at TLC Interiors we’re all about helping you create an amazing home without breaking the bank. It’s affordable designer style at its best, and we make the whole process easy and fun for clients & readers alike!

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