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8 Amazing Mother's Day Gift Ideas

8 Amazing Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Mother's Day is fast approaching (March 26th) so we thought you would like a little inspiration for top notch Mother's Day Gift Ideas.

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Mother's Day Gift Ideas - Kate Spade New York Occasions and Contacts Address Book

This Kate Spade New York Occasions and Contacts Address Book is utterly divine with its soft pink phone and cute black bow tie. It has a hardback cover with 146 pages for contacts and 24 monthly pages for special occasions. We defy your mum not to love this address book.


Mother's Day Gift Ideas -Recipe Books

We are definitely not ones to stereotype but we know many mum's out there who are fab bakers and cooks. These Kate Spade Recipe Books are an excellent place for storing secret family recipes and experimental gourmet delights plus they look good enough to eat too! Pictured below we have Lemons, Order's Up and Bella Pantry Recipe Books all from Kate Spade New York. Each Recipe Book has 7 section, 20 recipe spreads per section and 1 page for notes in each section.


Mother's Day Gift Ideas - Recipe Boxes

If you are looking for a different take on a recipe book then perhaps these recipe boxes will fit the bill. We have the chic Kate Spade Deco Dots Recipe Box and the Rifle Paper Herb Garden Recipe box.



If you use all of the recipe cards included as standard in the recipe boxes, these super sweet recipe cards will come in handy. PeonyRecipeCards-3 recipecards

Mother's Day Gift Ideas - Thermal Travel Mugs

Another fabulous yet practical gift idea are these Kate Spade Thermal Mugs. These will look sophisticated in the work place and totally stylish on the school run! They hold 16 oz of hot or cold beverages and are BPA, Phthalate, and lead-free.

Kate Spade New York

Mother's Day Gift Ideas - Linen Storage Bags

These Kate Spade Linen Storage Bags are perfect for the mum who travels. There are three different styles to choose from, each is made from a light canvas material and comes complete with a black ribbon.



Mother's Day Gift Ideas - Papaya! Pouches

Here we have our much loved Large and Small Pouches from Papaya! The large pouch is perfect for holding toiletries whilst the smaller size will hold all the makeup you cold want. You can choose from avariety of prints and colours and each one is made from a durable, oil-cloth like material. They have a contrast lining and zip closure. As an extra finishing touch they have a Metal lotus charm and co-ordinating tassel key chain.


Mother's Day Gift Ideas - Kate Spade New York- It All Just Clicked Photo Albums

Another great gift idea are one of these Kate Spade New York photo albums. What would make it even more special would be to then look through photo collections and fill the album up with some of the best snaps.


Mother's Day Gift Ideas - Rifle Paper Co. Shanghai Social Stationery

Rifle Paper Co. create the most beautiful illustrations and these items below from their Shanghai range would make a stunning gift. The colours, blooms and birds are just beautiful.



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Papaya! Art Christmas Packaging

Papaya! Art Christmas Packaging

If like us, you are kinda packaging mad you will appreciate this post! We have some spangly new gift wrapping items just in from Papaya! Starting with this set of 3x gift bags! Each bag features beautiful Papaya! artwork and gold foil embellishments for that extra Christmas Sparkle.


Papaya! Wine Bags

These Wine Gift Bags will add a Christmasy touch to your boozy gifts! There are 2x in each set.


Papaya! Christmas Cards

We also have matching Christmas Cards. Each set has 6x A2 cards in and you can choose from the Folk Gypsy Holiday Card Set or the Woodland Holiday Card Set. Each set has gold foil embellishments ensuring they will compliment the gift bags perfectly.

Papaya! Cards


Papaya! Gift Tags and Stickers

If you really want to go to town with your gift wrapping these Gift Tags & Stickers are what you need. They are covered in oodles of glitter to add even more sparkle to your presents.

Papaya! Gift Tags  Papaya! Holiday Stickers

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Papaya! Gift Ideas

We have some fabulous Toiletry Bags and Makeup Bags that would make wonderful gifts. They feature stunning artwork bursting with colour and charm. They are made from a durable, oil-cloth like material and are finished inside with a complimentary printed lining. We have several designs to choose from. Featured below are Foiled Flowers and Gypsy Rose each in two different sizes.

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Payaya! Pencil Cases

Below are some sweet Pencil Cases that would also work as brilliant little Makeup Bags. We have In The Garden, Koala and Gypsy Rose.

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Papaya! 2017 Planners

Don't forget to get your 2017 Planner while stocks last. We will not be getting anymore stock of these items in so make sure you don't leave it too late to get yours! There are four designs to choose from Blooms, Woodland, Bohemia & Geo Floral.


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The 2017 Weekly Planner is designed to inspire you throughout the year. Featuring gold foil embellishments on the cover and monthly index pages. Fully illustrated pages incorporate your favourite PAPAYA! quotes and artwork. Includes a week view, month view, dates-to-remember, and note pages. A pocket folder in the front keeps you organised year round.




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Papaya Art Purses & Pouches

Papaya Art Purses & Pouches

We are loving Papaya Art's new range of fabulous purses & pouches. Each item has a stunning Papaya Art print on the front with a contrasting print inside.

Papaya Art Large Accessory Pouches - Toiletry Bags

Papaya! Art

Here we have the large size Papaya! Art accessory pouches which are roomy enough to hold all of your toiletries. They are perfect for holidays and summer getaways.

  • Size: Length 35.5cm x Height 23cm x Width 5cm
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Perhaps you are on the hunt for a makeup bag or better yet, you want to match your makeup bag to your fabulous toiletry bag!

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Papaya Art Small Accessory Pouches - Makeup Bags

These Papaya Art Small Accessory Pouches are the perfect size to hold all of your makeup.

  • Size: Length 25.5cm x Height 13cm x Width 5cm
Papaya Art UK

They are called a Small Accessory Pouch but they are actually very spacious. The outside material of all of these accessories is an oil cloth, which makes keeping them cleaner for longer much easier. Inside you will find a contrasting lining which will compliment the outside print.

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Papaya Art Coin Purses

Finally we have a selection of coin purses. Each coin purse has a zip closure and metal lotus charm.


Papaya! Art are renowned for their attention to detail and stunning colour palettes. All of these purses and pouches demonstrate Papaya! Art's artistic prowess to the very best.

Papaya Art BloomPapaya Art Love Floral Papaya Art MagicPapaya Art Owls

To view more information and inside images of all of these Papaya! Art accessories click here!

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Papaya Art 2014 Calendars & Planners

We have just had our annual delivery of the exquisite Papaya Art 2014 Planners and Calendars!! As always the artwork is incredibly beautiful, detailed and vibrant.

Papaya2014deskcalWe have six different Weekly Planner designs to choose from and each one comes with Gold foil accents along with the six pocket accordion storage folder. Each diary page in the slide out planner compliments the Papaya Art illustrations featured throughout.  Every detail is thought about to make this a very special 2014 planner.


We have three Wall Calendars and three Desk Calendars to choose from.  They are all printed on heavy quality paper and feature signature artwork and fine glitter embellishments on each calendar page.


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New Papaya Art 2013 Diaries & Calendars

Hello! I am pleased to report that we have just had a delivery of Papaya Art's 2013 Diary & Calendar Collection. We have got five different calendars and six different style diaries to choose from. All designs show the quality of design and function that PAPAYA! are renound for!

Above we have the Birds & Bloom 2013 Desk Calendar, Caravan Dreams 2013 Wall Calendar, 12 Muses 2013 Wall Calendar, Birds & Bloom 2013 Wall Calendar and Caravan Dreams 2013 Desk Calendar. All Papaya Art Calendars are printed on heavy quality paper and feature signature artwork and fine glitter embellishments on every calendar page.

Above we have the Nightshade 2013 Diary, Fancy Elephant 2013 Diary, Feather Love 2013 Diary, Starlet 2013 Diary, Owl Dreamer 2013 Diary and Lucky Feather 2013 Diary. All the diaries feature four vibrant cover designs with gold foil accents. The diary inside can slide out so it is easy to take everywhere with you. Also there is a six pocket accordion storage folder.

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New In From Papaya Art

We have finally had delivery of new items from Papaya Art! Please keep checking back in with us as we are expecting more items over the next few weeks. We have numerous spiral notebooks, postcard sets, celebratory banners and art panel prints galore. Continue reading

Papaya! Art Print Panels

Beautiful images to adorn your walls with. The prints are on a hard back surface with fine glitter embellishments. Please click here to view the full range of prints and to purchase. Continue reading

Papaya Art Christmas Gift Bags

The festive season is upon us and here we have these amazing new gift bags from Papaya! Each bag showcases Papaya's beautiful colour palette and is embellished with either glitter or gold foil. Please click here for more details and to purchase! Continue reading
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