Happy Mother’s Day! Don’t miss out on all of the wonderful Mommy’s Day specials on Myrtle Avenue. Whether you are buying for mommy, mommy-to-be, treating yourself, wanting to give a big thank you to a loved one for being just like a mom, you might want to stop into one of these local jaunts. Bet you will be glad you did.
Flowers have long been associated with motherhood. Blooming plants and bouquets of orchids, lilies, roses, tulips and more are available at Bella Rosa Flowers & Gift Shop. Order by May 3rd to recieve 20% off of a dozen of premium long stemmed roses: $48.
Bella Rosa Flowers & Gift Shop, 566 Myrtle Avenue, (347) 763-6006
CARDS, GIFTS & CLOTHING
Find gift certificates for deep clarifying facials, letter press cards, soaps, or memorable jewelry like the yellow gold Tarin Thomas Blair Ring with a setting of black diamonds at Mini Department Store, Jill Lindsey. Also available for moms is the Maison Marie Louise Perfume that comes in 5 beautiful perfume oil scents that range from floral and fruity to musky and warm perfect for travel.
Jill Lindsey, 370 Myrtle Avenue, (347) 987-4538
Find everything from chocolate covered pretzels, buttercrunch & truffles (Roni-Sue) to locally made chocolate (Raaka Virgin Chocolate, Li-Lac Chocolate & Mister Sister Fudge) at Fort Greene’s very own earth-friendly Green in Bklyn. Mothers will smile with any card from the selection, the assortment is clever, artsy and eco-friendly. The suede and leather selection of Baggu hangbags is simple yet high quality for the busy working mom or the mellow mother to be.
Green in BKLYN, 432 Myrtle, (718) 855-4383.
21 Tara’s selection of South Asian jewelry is perfect for any mom, whether trendy or sophisticated. The store also has a stunning array of homestyle items like the ornate Kantha blanket and throws, perfect for the Spring day at the park or to decorate a room. Rare dresses and scarves also sell for for a fraction of the cost.
21 Tara 388 Myrtle, (347) 916-0045
If you are looking for items for the fashion-focused mom, Barking Brown has a wonderful variety of clothing and accessory items, from dresses to scarves, socks and much more.
Barking Brown 468 Myrtle, (718) 638-3757