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Mother's Day gift ideas she'll actually like

If you want to show your mum how much she means to you on Mother's Day (Sunday 6 March), swerve the slew of twee 'best mum' merchandise for a thoughtful gift she'll actually enjoy.

From Anya Hindmarch's whimsical 'I ♥ U' purse to kikki K.'s chic copper rollerball pen, here are 25 ideas to appeal to many kinds of woman - and every type of budget.

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