With Mother’s Day (May 14) just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking of ways you can treat your mum.
Treat mum to something special with these great gift ideas, courtesy of our favourite traders in Church Street, Brighton.
Hard working mums deserve a break and some well-deserved relaxation time is just the ticket.
Choose from a range of massages at Paradai Thai Massage, including traditional Thai and deep tissue options. For some extra indulgence treat mum to a hot stone massage or salt spa body scrub.
For the perfect facial, you can’t go past the Fruit d’Eclat organic tomato pulp treatment at Brighton Beauty Therapy, which is sure to have your mum leaving radiant and refreshed.
If she loves getting her nails done, Cusi Salon is the place to go for an impeccable mani/pedi, specialising in Shellac, SNS and acrylic nails.
A spot of tea
With a multitude of great cafes to choose from in Church Street, you can spoil mum with a relaxed afternoon tea or coffee and a sweet treat on the side.
For a decadent date, stop by perrenial favourite, Laurent for a stunning selection of French inspired cakes, pastries and tarts.
For traditional favourites with a modern twist, go straight to the dessert menu at Cafe Florentine. Selections include creme brulee with pomegranate granita and fresh passionfruit or warm chocolate pudding with chocolate sorbet.
Keen to try somewhere new? You’re bound to find a favourite in our trusty cafe guide.
Opt for an experience
Treat mum to a special day out in Brighton.
Enjoy a glass of bubbles and a movie at Palace Cinemas Dendy Brighton. New releases in time for Mother’s Day include The Zoo Keeper’s Wife, Get Out and Snatched.
Learn the latest makeup tips and tricks at a one-on-one beauty tutorial with the experts at Mecca Cosmetica.
Take in an exhibition at Gallery@BACC – the permanent Heritage Collection showcases maps, drawings and photographs documenting early settlement of the Bayside area.
For the mum who loves to indulge, drop by Pera for a cheeky cocktail and the signature Pera chocolate fondue, complete with fresh fruit and pillowy marshmallows.