Still looking for Mother’s Day gifts for the ladies in your life? Look no further than the Short North! An abundance of gift shops, bakeries and salons provide ample opportunities for you to get your shop on and score some deals!

Clover on High: 20% off all shoes!

Core Power Yoga: Mothers may participate in free yoga on Mother’s Day.

Elena’s Specialty Cakes: On May 12 and 13, Mother’s Day cakes, cookies and cupcakes will be available for purchase. Elena’s will also be accepting orders for custom designed Mother’s Day cakes May 8 through May 12.

FOUNT: With any in-store purchase, customers may select from a curated bonus basket. This includes items from Herbivore, Mast Brothers, Red Cap Cards, Quill and Fox, and more! Offer valid May 8 through May 14. 

Glean: If customers purchase $30 in Glean bath and body products, they will receive a decorative wooden box for mom!

Global Gifts: Global Gifts will offer Mother’s Day gifts including sari flowers handcrafted in India, bright mango mini chests handcrafted in India, mason bee houses handcrafted in the Philippines, morning mountain teapots and cups handcrafted by artisans in Vietnam, quilled sunflower journals and quilled Mother’s Day cards handcrafted by artisans in Vietnam.

Happy Go Lucky: 20% off Jewelry and Stationery May 8 through May 14. 

Jacob Neal Salon: For every $100 in gift cards purchased, Jacob Neal will add an additional $20 to the Jacob Neal Gift Card. Certain restrictions apply. 

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams: Jeni’s will be offering limited edition Chamomile Chardonnay ice cream on Mother’s Day. From May 12 through May 14, buy two pints of ice cream and receive a coupon for a free trio (3 scoops).

Kingmakers: Come to Kingmakers, say, “I’m a mom and I’m here to play!” and Kingmakers will cover your Library Fee!

Martini Modern Italian: Brunch Menu: 11am-3pm, Dinner: beginning at 3pm, Special Mother’s Day Brunch Menu: Selected plated brunch items include Smoked Salmon, Martini Eggs Benedict, Cinnamon French Toast, Lobster & Eggs and Spinach Florentine Quiche.

MAX the Salon: Receive a $20 ‘pretty little perk’ with the purchase of a $125 gift card. Offer valid through May 14.

MMELO: MMELO will be offering various Mother’s Day sweets, including Chocolate Heart Bars (milk chocolate with peanut butter gianduja and banana, dark chocolate with masala caramel) and Chocolate Thimble 3-packs (dark chocolate/citrus ginger ganache/lemon macaron cap, dark chocolate/strawberry ganache/basil macaron cap). Various Mother’s Day Gift Box combinations will be available online. Available through May 14. 

On Paper: 25% off Nest and Eggs Collection, pillows, candles, hand wash, napkins, stationary and more! Offer valid through May 14.

Peace+Love+Bling: Treat Mom and treat yourself! Purchase a piece of handmade jewelry to gift for Mother’s Day and pick out a second piece for yourself (or, maybe Mom gets that one too) for FREE! Excludes clearance items. Offer valid through May 14.

RAM Restaurant and Brewery: The RAM will be introducing their $8 Grand Mimosa on Mother’s Day Sunday. Served in a 1⁄2 liter carafe with sparkling champagne and OJ, it’s perfect to raise a toast to Mom. RAM bartenders have also created a couple of tasty Mother’s Day drink features including delicious Chocolate or Peach Martinis. Of course, Mom will enjoy the legendary 18 oz signature Proud Mary Bloody Mary served with a 3 oz snit of gold medal-winning Blonde Ale and a vegetable and cheese K-bob. If you’re looking for the perfect gift that’s always in great taste, get Mom a gift card to enjoy on a future visit. Right now, customers can receive a free $10 gift card with every $50 gift card purchase.

Rowe Boutique: Rowe Boutique will be hosting a Mother’s Day trunk show featuring local jewelry brand CUFFED by nano. Guests can enjoy pizza and champagne while creating custom jewelry for their mothers and get a little something for themselves. Rowe will be offering 10% off the store during the event if people want to purchase other jewelry, accessories or clothing. The event will be taking place May 11 from 5pm-8pm.

Short North Bed and Breakfast: Short North Bed and Breakfast will be offering a special rate of $129.00 per night for the weekend, May 12 and May 13. Please call (614) 299-5050 for a reservation.

Short North Piece of Cake: Cutout cookies and individual serving cakes decorated with flowers will be available May 12 and 13.

Steven Cox Flowers: Surprise mom with a beautiful flower arrangement! Steven Cox flowers will be selling favorites such as peonies, hydrangea, viburnum, ranunculus and more! 

Tastings: Offering a brunch menu with $5.00 Mimosas and $5.00 Bloody Marys! 

The Guild House: Breakfast beginning at 6:30am, Brunch/Lunch Menu: 11am-3pm, Dinner: beginning at 4pm.

The Pearl: Brunch Menu: 10am-3pm, Dinner: beginning at 3pm. 


-Alexa Demyan