Mother’s Day is just a few days away. If you haven’t thought of a gift yet, it isn’t too late to shop local boutiques and find something she’ll adore. From sweet smelling sentiments to accessories that will make her feel cool in the summer heat, here are our six top picks for perfect Mother’s Day gifts.
Jewelry is a mom’s best friend
If you want to go all out and get mom something nice for her special day, boutique Ellelauri is offering 20 percent off all jewelry on Saturday May 13. Whether your mom likes bold beads or dainty chains, Ellelauri has a gorgeous selection of jewelry for mom to feel a little extra special.
114 S. 19th St.
Succulents are the must-have plants this year. Whether she’s a new gardener or already has a jungle in her living room, a cute succulent is an adorable addition to mom’s house. Open House’s selection varies from teeny single plants to mini succulent gardens in colorful planters. You’ll find plenty of options from $14-18.
107 S. 13th St.
Be a shady lady
You know that mom is a true diva, and every good diva needs a pair of statement shades. Pick up the Komono Phoenix sunglasses from Omoi Zakka for $64 to give her a modern twist on ’50s cat-eye glam.
1608 Pine St.
For a spa day at home
Whether you want to go for one of their preassembled gift sets ($25) or build your own, mom will adore the luxury handmade bath products from Duross & Langel. The wide range of soaps, bath bombs and more are made locally. They have a wide variety of scents, including some unconventional fragrances made with local beers.
Duross & Langel
117 S. 17th St.
As Philly as it gets
Summer calls for sundresses, statement shades and water ice. Why not complete the look with a water ice pin for $12? The crew at South Fellini makes the sweetest enamel flair, now available in cherry.
1507 E. Passyunk Ave.
This one is for the cat moms
Make mom proud of both you and her favorite feline. The adorable cat mugs at Eyes Gallery will start or complete your mom’s collection of cat-themed home ware. Complete with a fitted lid, it’s the purrfect gift for $24.
402 South St.