Birmingham, AL

Six Mother’s Day Gifts You Haven’t Thought of Yet

Roxanne Hale
CharmSusan Gordan Pottery

Mother’s Day is just a few weeks away. Don’t stress! You still have time to track down the perfect gift, as unique and special as your Mom. Moms can be hard to shop for. It’s not easy to find a great gift she doesn’t already own! And, if you’ve waited until the last minute, getting a gift from a local Birmingham shop will save you from the panic-inducing package tracking of online purchases.

Here are six unique Birmingham gift ideas your Mom is sure to love!

For Jewelry Loving Moms - Susan Gordan Pottery

First on the list is the gorgeous and unique personalized charm from Homewood’s own, Susan Gordan Pottery (see picture above). Charms start at $28 and are engraved with your mother’s initial. You can add a chain to your charm for $62. For moms who love jewelry, this will be a unique piece she’ll cherish! Drop by Susan's shop and check out her collection of gorgeous feminine pottery.

For Fitness Fanatics – Battle Republic

Is your mom always eager to try out a new fitness craze? Look no further than the boxing studio, Battle Republic, located in Homewood. Individual classes start at $28 or spring for the class four-pack for her for $99.

For a Wine Loving Mom – Homewood’s Classic Wine Company

The Classic Wine Company, located in Homewood’s SOHO, stocks amazing wines from all over the world. They even have a wine tasting bar, where a glass of wine starts at $7. Stop by for a gift card or pick up her favorite bottle.

For Gardening Moms - Leaf n’ Petal at the Botanical Gardens

The Birmingham Botanical Gardens is open 365 days a year, is free to visitors and is home to over 3,000 plants. For Moms who love gardening, a trip to the Gardens is sure to be a treat. Take Mom for a stroll around the property, enjoy lunch at the restaurant, and then treat her to a Leaf n’ Petal shopping trip located on the grounds.

Don’t forget to take a family photo in the rose gardens on your way out!

For Clothes Horse - Mom Dirty Hippie in Vestavia

Is your Mom into clothes? The Dirty Hippie in Vestavia is home to an interesting collection of unique pieces. Clothing, fun jewelry, and cover-up! Find something special just for her or grab a gift card and let her do the shopping!

Spa Loving Moms – Escape Day Spa in Homewood

Who doesn’t love a day at the spa? If your Mama is in need of a relaxing day off, look no further than the Escape Day Spa in Homewood. Mother’s Day Packages start at $105, and she can choose her favorite treatments. Try the Vitamin C Facial, the Salt Glow Body Treatment, or Aromatherapy Pedicure!

The spa even offers lunch and wine!

Final Thoughts

While the days of giving your mother a handmade craft you made at school are long gone, you can still WOW her with an uncommon present you picked just for her. And no matter what you end up getting Mom for Mother’s Day, celebrate her! She’s truly one-of-a-kind. Happy Shopping!


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Roxanne Hale, owner, and broker of Arthouse has spent over 20 years in the real estate business. Here you'll find a collection of stories about buying and selling real estate & home building advice, housing history, and architecture & design tips. Oh, and some fun personal stories every now and then!

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