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Mother’s Day

Gift Guide: Unusual Mother’s Day Gifts from Grayshott Pottery

If you’re looking for more than chocolates or flowers for your mum this Mother’s Day, why not try something a little more unique? We’ve put together a guide a on beautiful yet unusual Mother’s Day gifts that are bound to impress. A perfect selection of keepsakes and every day pieces, this guide will spark inspiration and help you to find a thoughtful Mother’s Day gift that will take pride of place in your mother’s home.

Cornflower Toucan Jug

This beautiful Cornflower Toucan Jug forms part of our Dartington Tableware Cornflower collection. Inspired by cornflowers which once vigorously patched our country side, this piece has been lovingly handmade made by our resident Dartington trained artist, Marieka Snell.

As with all our Dartington collections, this Cornflower toucan jug has been hand painted on site to give a unique, hand finished feel which sets the jug apart from your everyday tableware. This unique and versatile piece can be used at dinner time, as a vase to present a beautiful array of flowers or as a statement piece on your mother’s mantelpiece. An unusual Mother’s Day gift that will be cherished for years to come.

Cornflower Toucan Jug

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Hay Meadow Cone Bowl

If you’re looking for an unusual Mother’s Day gift, our beautiful Hay Meadow Cone Bowl, which comes as part of our special edition Dartington collection, is the perfect solution. Designed and painted by Dartington artist, Petra Tilly, this unique bowl was inspired by her love of nature and an outstanding eye for colour.

The beautifully crafted bowl is part of a special edition set that has been signed and stamped by the artist to mark a pride of craftsmanship. This special, ceramic gift can be used as a beautiful centre piece on the dining room table or as a display piece on the mantelpiece. Far from a throw away gift, this alluring piece of pottery will become a family heirloom.

Hay Meadow Cone Bowl

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Hawaiian Ovoid Vase

Our Hawaiian Ovoid Vase, a special edition Dartington piece, makes the perfect gift for Mother’s Day. This unusual Mother’s Day gift has been handmade and lovingly decorated on site by our resident Dartington artist, Donna Crockham, who uses the 1940’s and 1950’s as inspiration for her work.

Unlike your everyday vase, this beautifully decorated, unique piece is sure to astonish even the most discerning of mums. Far more than a standard gift, this beauteous vase will be kept as a keepsake for years to come and will be looked back upon with the fondest of memories.

Hawaiian Ovoid Vase

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Blue Tit Plate

The perfect gift for a nature lover or for those who simply love elegant home décor, this Limited Edition Dartington Blue Tit Plate makes a truly thoughtful Mother’s Day gift. Lovingly hand painted on site by resident Dartington artist, Marieka Snell, this beautiful plate is one of just 100 pieces and comes with a certificate of authenticity and unique identification number.

If you’re looking for something that holds more sentiment than your usual Mother’s Day gift, this elegant plate is the answer. Taking pride of place on the wall or shown in a display cabinet, the timeless Blue Tit Plate will be cherished by the lucky recipient and passed down from generation to generation as a special family heirloom.

Blue Tit Plate

For further detail about our Blue Tit Plate, click here.

To explore our entire range of Dartington plates, click here.

Monarch Conical Lamp

TBringing the outdoors inside, this beautiful ceramic lamp takes nature as it’s inspiration and is elegantly adorned with connotations of wilderness. A limited-edition piece, one of just 100 pieces, this beauteous lamp is supplied with it’s very own certificate of authenticity and marked with a unique identification number.

Unique and yet timeless, this unusual Mother’s Day gift idea is sure to blow your mother away and make her special day even more notable. More thoughtful than your everyday gift, this beautiful lamp will be kept for years to come and looked back upon with fondest memories and affection.

Monarch Conical Lamp

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We hope this guide has helped to inspire your ideas for thoughtful Mother’s Day gifts. But if you haven’t found exactly what you were looking for, pop down to our Emporium or explore our online shop for more unusual Mother’s Day gifts.

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