The perfect gift for Mother's Day

Every 12 months, our inboxes groan with lists of "unique" gifts "mum would love for Mother's Day".

But I cannot remember, for example, ever pining for a temperature-controlled ceramic mug, a cashmere wrap or wine glasses that say Keep Calm & Drink Wine.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on May 13, 2018, with the headline 'The perfect gift for Mother's Day'. Print Edition | Subscribe