select photos by cheryl gerber
This Mother’s Day, take the time to show your mom, his mom or the new mom in your life how much you care. Good things come in greater packages than gift-wrap this May, with exclusive deals for Mom sure to brighten her spring, from stylish wearables to relaxing experiences.
Comfortable festival wear is a must in the summer, especially for a mom constantly on the go.
Perfect Fit Shoes promises that and more with fun sandals and comfortable flats so you can be fashion forward from the ground up.
Perfect Fit Shoes, 5525 Magazine St., 456-5993, PerfectFitShoes.net
Help your mom feel cool, calm and collected in ensembles like this and more from Elizabeth’s in Metairie.
Mix and match this casual sleeveless blouse with heels or flats, perfect for day or night as we head into warmer and warmer weather.
Elizabeth’s Ladies Shoes LLC, 204 Metairie Road, 833-3717
Fans of Neiman Marcus and outlets in general will rejoice to hear of the opening of The Outlook Collection at Riverwalk this spring, and they have the fabulous welcome gift for your mom – this black-and-white Julie Brown knit feather print dress, patent leather sandals and hot pink crossbody Lauren Merkin handbag.
Neiman Marcus Last Call Studio, The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk, 600 Port Orleans Place, Suite 100, 522-4269, RiverwalkNewOrleans.com
Everyone loves getting flowers, but go one step further for your momma this Mother’s Day by arranging them in this oak blue heart vase from Rivers Spencer Interiors.
Rivers Spencer Interiors, 4610 Magazine St., 609-2436, RiversSpencer.com
For the mom who loves vintage but likes to keep her contemporary edge, this necklace vignette piece is a perfect gift for the superwoman in your house. Sennod continues to bring us jewelry through local boutique FeBe, with the promise of more.
FeBe, 474 Metairie Road, Suite 102, 835-5250
From facials to massages, the Spa at Stone Creek has what the mom in your life is looking for in relaxation.
Combining the four elements to create the ultimate spa experience, guests can take their pick of a wide variety of services and various ways to enjoy them, from couples massage to mother-daughter packages.
Stone Creek Club and Spa, 1201 Ochsner Blvd., Covington, (985) 801-7120, TheSpaAtStoneCreek.com
These miniature Halston Heritage handbags are a great pick-me-up for Mom from Saint Germain at Canal Place.
Available in lucite, these bags are perfect for any spring or summer occasion.
Saint Germain Ltd., 333 Canal Place, 522-1720, SaintGermainNewOrleans.com
Have your mom treat herself this Mother’s Day with a trip to Bleu: A Blow Dry Bar, as the talented stylists shampoo and dry her hair into a new look.
Ask about the bar tabs for a chance to include yourself and some friends and save some cash.
Bleu: A Blow Dry Bar, 701 Metairie Road, Ste. 112-2A, 309-5999, BleuABlowDryBar.com
This fun flirty outfit and accessories set is only one of the myriad spring and summery options at Judy at the Rink this May, including tunics, totes and jewelry.
Judy at the Rink, 2727 Prytania Street, 891-7018, JudyAtTheRink.com
Cristy Cali is bringing mothers and daughters together with this beautiful duo pendant that doubles as a bonding experience.
Mother and daughter break apart the two sides of the sterling silver heart to keep each other close in her own.
Cristy Cali, available exclusively at select jewelers and online, 407-5041, CristyCali.com