Updated 14 March 2023

Mother’s Day gift guide  

Mother’s Day gift guide  

The Arab world’s Mother’s Day, celebrated on March 21, is right around the corner. Here are six presents you can gift to your loved one. 

  • A luxurious kaftan  

    Kill two birds with one stone and gift your mother a kaftan that she can also wear at Ramadan gatherings. Lebanese designer Dima Ayad just released a new collection, while luxury e-tailer Farfetch has launched a modestwear capsule collection.  

  • Scented candles 

    Emirati brand Lava offers sculptural scented candles with oud scents and oceanic fragrances. The showy candles come in various shapes, colors and sizes.  

  • A growing plant  

    If your loved one enjoys gardening, Saudi website Bostan offers a range of options.  

  • Heating tools 

    You can also gift the important women in your life heating tools from Egyptian and Gulf-based brand Rush Brush. Whether it is a blow dryer, a straighter or a curler, she will be able to style her hair at home if she’s in a pinch.   

  • Historic staycation  

    Make the best out of the soon-to-end cool weather and take your loved one on a trip to the luxurious Banyan Tree AlUla hotel. 

  • A special surprise  

    If your family is scattered around the world, a simple video call could make your mother’s day.