Mother’s Day is around the corner, and it’s the perfect occasion to show your mom how much you appreciate her. It’s also a great time to show how well you know her. No two moms are the same, so there are plenty of options for everyone’s mom. Whether your mom is the type who loves a facial or flowers or the type who prefers power tools, there is a store in the Denver area in which you can find the right gift.
City Floral Greenhouse
1440 Kearney St.
Denver, CO 80220
Instead of giving your mom flowers that will be dead in a week, give her some perennials to plant. City Floral Greenhouse has a wide variety of indoor and outdoor plants and flowers. With a friendly and helpful staff, all of your questions will be answered, and you can find the perfect plant for mom. All of the plants in this greenhouse are healthy and thriving, so she won’t have to try and bring her present back from the brink.
RubyDot Body and Skin Care
1675 Fillmore St.
Denver, CO 80206
If your mom is the type of person who likes to be pampered, give her a gift card for a massage or a facial. The staff at this spa has a combined total of 22 years of experience, and the spa offers a full range of treatments. Its location is relaxing and calm, and there is even a fireplace for a warm, homey feeling. Treat her to a half hour or a full hour massage or facial and give her the chance to relax and let someone else take care of her for a change.
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Rockley Music Center
8555 W. Colfax Ave.
Lakewood, CO 80215
For those of you with musician mammas, Rockley Music is the place to go for that special gift. From instruments to accessories to sheet music, Rockley has it all. Whether you are interested in finding a classic guitar, replacement strings or a new song book, you will be able to find it here. Rockley Music has been in the same location since the 1950s, and it is well known in the Denver music scene. Staff members are very passionate about their craft, so they will be sure to answer all of your questions and steer you in the right direction.
231 Detroit St., Suite B
Denver, CO 80206
If your mom is more of a traditionalist, head over to Cherry Creek North and stop by Miro Jewelers for a pair of earrings, a new ring or any other piece of jewelry. Locally owned and operated for more than 50 years, Miro Jewelers is a staple of the Cherry Creek neighborhood. With a high-quality selection of jewelry, you will find what you need in this shop. The staff goes out of its way to offer personalized service to everyone, and they will work hard to ensure that all of your needs are met.
2227 Larimer St.
Denver, CO 80205
If your mom is the type of person who likes to fix things around the house, play in the garden or work on craft projects for the house, go to Charlie’s Second Hand Tools. Located in Lodo, this store has been offering high-quality tools at affordable prices since 1928. The shop has been run by tool enthusiasts since its early days in Pueblo, and the staff is very courteous and knowledgeable. Charlie’s prides itself on offering the best tools, and most of its merchandise is made in the U.S.A.
Alaina Brandenburger is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.