Mother’s Day is just around the corner, but there’s still time to pick out that perfect gift if you haven’t yet done so. From candies, clothing, cosmetics and more, there are plenty of gift ideas to make Mom feel pampered and beautiful. The surrounding Washington, D.C. area is home to many unique quality stores and specialty boutiques. You’re sure to find something for any mother’s diverse interests. Here are a couple of suggestions to keep in mind on your own personal quest for a most memorable memento to present to mom.
Violet Boutique
2439 18th St.
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 621-9225

If mom is into chic, stylish fashions then treat her to something from Violet Boutique. This unique women’s clothing store offers all the latest trends at surprisingly affordable prices. A wide selection of clothing, accessories, bags and other merchandise range in styles to fit any occasion. You’re sure to find the perfect fashionable complement for Mom’s own personal tastes and style.

3815 Livingston St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20015
(202) 364-3076

Periwinkle features an array of distinct gifts, unique merchandise and specialty items that cater to all personalities and interests. Here, you’ll find a touch of everything from body care products, picture frames, candles, cards, paper products, pottery, décor and even specialty packaged foods. The shop is also famous for specialty chocolates and other candies as well as toys and original gifts. Shoppers of all ages enjoy Periwinkle’s many offerings and fair prices, distinguishing the shop as a local favorite. You’re sure to find plenty of ideas and gifts for mom among the store’s bountiful inventory.

1000 King St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 299-9652

Because moms love feeling beautiful inside and out, you can’t go wrong with a gift in beauty and personal care. That’s why Bellacara is the place to stop and shop for such items sure to tantalize mom. This unique beauty boutique in Old Town features a vast array of high-end cosmetics and personal care products that cater to skin and hair needs. Here, you will find only the best products, personally selected by the boutique’s owner. Such offerings include Skinceuticals, Rouge Bunny Rouge, Clarins, Moroccan Oil, Dermalogica, Vincent Longo and countless other popular product lines.

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Home Rule
1807 14th St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 797-5544

Show mom she’s queen of her home by presenting her with something enticing from Home Rule. This unique shop has been offering a wide range of housewares and home products since opening back in 1999. A must-stop shop with great prices, you’re sure to find something cute, quaint, chic or in any other taste mom may have. Products featured here include home décor, kitchenware and bathroom essentials, among other small goods like candles and soaps. All these and more make for perfect gifts.

1608 20th St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 387-7117

Turn the tables with innovating gift giving when you stop in at Tabletop. This D.C. shop features a vast abundance of varying products mom will adore. From house and home products, décor and even food and drink essentials, there’s much to cater to mom’s precise interests, whatever they may be. The shop also carries a range of jewelry, bags and other accessories, and even a line of products for kids. Tabletop recently opened a second store in Takoma Park, Maryland that features all the same great products and fresh finds.

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Laura Catherine Hermoza has a lifelong love for writing. In addition to serving as a contributor to various media publications, she is also a published novelist of several books and works as a proofreader/editor. LC resides in Baltimore County.