Looking to surprise and celebrate that special lady in your life? Here are where to get some of the best Mother’s Day gifts in Philadelphia.
Kouklet Brazilian Bakehouse
To make Mother’s Day extra sweet, Kouklet Brazilian Bakehouse will be offering their specialty “Flor-de-maio” Mother’s Day pastry boxes for pre-sale at their East Passyunk location. As a release states, each box, priced at $35, will contain Pavê de Hibisco e Morango (a trifle with hibiscus custard, pieces of strawberry and vanilla sponge cake,) Jasmine Sonho (a sourdough donut filled with jasmine condensed milk custard), Bolo de Rolo de Limão com Lavanda (thin layers of buttery lime cake filled with lavender condensed milk truffle), and Bombom de Brigadeiro de Flor de Laranjeira (three bite-sized, melt-in-your-mouth chocolate truffles with orange.)
Orders must be made online by Wednesday, May 4, and can be picked up on Sunday, May 8, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
1647 E. Passyunk Ave., kouklet.com
Bus Stop Boutique
If the shoe fits, why not give it as a gift? Bus Stop Boutique is currently stocked with the Max Lugg Penny Sling from All Black Footwear—a penny loafer-inspired shoe with a modern square boxy toe and minimalist loafer details. The lug platform sole with a 2.5″ heel comes in S/M and L/XL, and can be bought online or in the store for $195.
727 South 4th St., busstopboutique.com
There’s a special way to find Mother’s Day gifts in Philadelphia and also give back at the same time with Weaver’s Way. The co-op is currently offering a Sunflower Sale, with a portion of proceeds going to Ukrainian relief efforts. To brighten up your mom or mother figure’s day, Philadelphians can purchase three flowers for $6.99, with $2 from each sale going directly to relief.
Various locations, weaversway.coop
If the special lady in your life deserves a day of pampering, W Philadelphia can help with that. The Away Spa’s “Mom’s Day In” package offers two Mom’s an opportunity to enjoy a personal mimosa bar and the chance to partake in one of the venue’s signature massage options. The experience can be booked online (runs for around $1,000) and more info can also be found on the hotel’s site as well.
1439 Chestnut St., marriott.com
Local brand Simitri has decided to unveil their new “Ultimutt” Briefcase Bag ($350), perfect for anyone looking for Mother’s Day gifts in Philadelphia—and especially for dog lovers. The fabric briefcase bag comes with handmade sequin pug faces on both sides, and is currently available online at Simitri.
If you’re looking for Mother’s Day gifts in Philadelphia, why not give her the gift of no cooking, no dishes and no trips to the supermarket? Home Appétit is offering gift cards that feature a week’s worth of customized, fully-prepared meals, made right here in Philly by award-winning chefs—delivered right to her door. The meal delivery service provides seasonal and fresh meals to Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware, as well as the surrounding suburbs. Gift cards can be purchased and sent via email by visiting their website.
For moms who love style, Jurgi is here to make any last-minute gift buying that much easier with overnight shipping and a huge sale. The local brand’s handcrafted Pebbled Calfskin Totes are now $294 (full price is typically $420) and feature 100% genuine calfskin leather with a statement-making suede fringe, available in both brown and black.
The local shopping spot will be offering its inventory of Magali Pascal Romy Belts for Mother’s Day gifts in Philadelphia. Available in three colors (baby blue, black and beige), these fashion accessories come in S/M and L/XL for $150. It’s perfect for last minute shoppers as well, as Kin Boutique is open on Mother’s Day, May 8.
1010 Pine St., shop-kin.com
Garces Trading Company
Looking for Mother’s Day gifts in Philadelphia? Why not bring brunch right to her front door? Garces Trading Company is currently offering a take-out/ heat and serve package for brunch complete with tri colored salad, a pancetta and shallot frittata, avocado tartine, smoked salmon tea sandwiches, grilled apricot toast, roasted pineapple and yogurt parfaits and more for $40 per person (minimum 2 people.) Orders must be placed by Wednesday, May 4 and can be picked up at Volvér (300 S Broad St.,) on May 6, 7 or 8.
City Experiences by Hornblower will set the scene for some incredible moments come May 8—and there’s not better gift than memories. As a release states, Philadelphians can book either a Mother’s Day Signature Morning or Afternoon Lunch cruise on the Delaware River, and while onboard, you’ll be treated to a signature buffet, classic cocktails and some of Philadelphia’s most incredible views. The experience will be complete with dining and dancing from their climate-controlled interior, or by soaking in the picturesque backdrop from their outdoor decks.