Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 8. Whether she’s looking for a new book to snuggle up with or seeking some well-deserved R&R, we’ve rounded up a few gift ideas for every kind of mom! Check out some of our favorite gifts from local shops right here in the Short North Arts District!

Planning a visit to the district? Getting to, around and from the Short North Arts District has never been easier! Click here to learn more about available parking garages, on-street parking, valet parking, transit options and more during your visit!


980 N High St.

Give the gift that any mom will love with a spa experience at Mukha Spa. Spoil her with one of their many services from facials, waxing, peels, makeup applications, and more!

Shop now until May 7 and receive a free $10 with your $50 purchase or free $20 with a $100 purchase.


682 N. High St

Explore the beautiful and affordable collection of jewelry, accessories, gifts, and home goods from more than 40 countries, each handmade with love and pride. 

Shop their current collection of Silver Tree Designs butterfly wing jewelry and save 10% off with the code SilverTree10 your online and instore purchases! 🦋


From special vinyl and CD sets to merch, books, and other cool gear, Magnolia Thunderpussy is the perfect place to grab a gift that will let mom hear “I Love You” in a whole new way.


743 N High St

Shop luxurious soaps from Provence, elegant Parisian stationery, ever-useful market totes & forthcoming French letterpress prints sure to please any mama!

Not to mention, explore their limited edition Mother’s Day card collection perfect for all your sweet messages.


841 N High St

For all the book lover moms, Prologue is the best place to find all the newest releases in every genre! Shop online for last minute book pick ups or visit their store to find the perfect story for her to dive into.


607 N High St.

Match your mom’s sparkle with a gift from Star Jewelers! From necklaces to bracelets, you’ll be sure to find the perfect gift that any mom will love.

Shop from May 5-7 and 15% of every purchase will directly benefit Nationwide Children’s Hospital.


664 N. High St

What better way to surprise your mom than with custom-picked Mothers Day flowers? Stop by Rose Bredl to build your own bouquet – but don’t wait too long! Order your custom bouquets before its too late!


787 N. High St

Happy Go Lucky is a women’s apparel, lifestyle, and home goods shop where you can find anything from clothing and accessories from brands rarely found in Columbus to custom upholstered furniture, wall art, and fabulous gifts for every person in your life. 


Not sure what to get mom? Give her the gift of the Short North Arts District and take her shopping with a Short North Arts District Dollars Gift Card, so she can pick out the perfect gift at participating businesses!

A percentage of every Short North Arts District Dollar redeemed goes towards supporting the district as a vibrant, creative, and inclusive community and leading arts destination of Columbus through the work of the Short North Alliance.

With over 100 stores within the district, the Short North Arts District is the perfect place to find a gift as unique and special as any mother in your life!

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