Mother’s Day is the best day on which to show your mom how much you love her. By choosing a gift that matches her interests and her personality, you can show your mom how well you know her and shower her with appreciation. Mothers are as varied as their children, but there are plenty of stores at which to find the gift that is most appropriate for yours. Whether you’ve already got a few ideas, or you need some help choosing a gift, start out at one of the following stores.
Boulder Book Store
1107 Pearl St.
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 447-2074

For mothers who love to read, the Boulder Book Store offers one of the most extensive selections in the Denver area. With many books in different genres, including independent authors, you are bound to find a book or two that your mother will love. It also buys and sells used books, which is perfect for shoppers who are on a budget and those who may be trying to locate a book that is out of print. Employees at the Boulder Book Store are avid readers who can assist you on your search to find a gift for your mom.

The Artisan Center
2757 E. 3rd Ave.
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 333-1201

The Artisan Center is a venue in which local artists of varying mediums can showcase and sell their work. If your mom loves gifts that are handmade and unique, you will likely find a gift for her here. Artisans at the shop make everything from jewelry and accessories to home goods and pottery. The shop itself is well organized and offers a wide variety of gifts. Your mom will love the gift that you choose for her, and you will have the chance to support a local artist in the process.

Strum & Sip
3200 Larimer St.
Denver, CO 80205
(303) 928-4121

Whether your mother is a musician or someone who simply wants to learn to play guitar, Strum & Sip offers a one-of-a-kind experience for you and your mother. The happy hour guitar studio offers lessons for people of all ability levels so you and your mom can find a class for your skill level. If you don’t have a guitar, the studio has them available for rental for an additional fee. Strum & Sip offers passes as well for those who want to continue their guitar lessons.

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Outdoors Geek
4431 Glencoe St.
Denver, CO 80216
(303) 699-6944

Outdoorsy mothers will love the gift that you get them from Outdoors Geek. The shop offers camping gear that you can buy or rent, and there is gear for many types of camping. At Outdoors Geek, you can find everything from tents to food to sleeping bags and backpacks. Available brands include The North Face, Marmot, Big Agnes and more. Pick up some summer or winter outdoor gear for your mom and help her plan a weekend trip to one of Colorado’s scenic outdoor destinations.

1060 Bannock
Denver, CO 80204
(303) 495-2477

Marathon moms will appreciate the new clothes that you find at TriBella. Offering gear and clothing for bikers, runners and swimmers, TriBella has the best gift for your multiple athlete mom. It also sells bikes and offers bike repair services. If your mom is training for a marathon, or simply likes to run through the neighborhood, she will love the gift that you find. TriBella also hosts clinics and events for moms who want to improve their marathon skills.

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