Best Places For Mother’s Day Gifts In Sacramento

April 29, 2014 5:00 AM

All year long, mothers work hard to keep everyone in the family safe, well cared for and content. Mother’s Day, May 11, marks the one day of the year that moms are honored for their efforts and sacrifices, so make sure her day is particularly special. Macaroni necklaces and flowers made of paste and paper cups are cherished presents that kids can make in school. In addition, these Sacramento small businesses offer gift choices that will show mom just how much she means to you.
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Mothers Day jewelry at PeraDice (Credit, V. Heimerich)

PeraDice Cards & Gifts
918 24th St.
Sacramento, CA 95816
(916) 930-0600

PeraDice is a one-of-a-kind shop, with each item handpicked by the friendly owners. Jewelry from fun and funky to beautiful and sophisticated is sure to make mom smile, and she will enjoy smoothing from the delightfully scented handmade lotions. Richly toned and patterned scarves are light as a feather, and are sure to brighten up any outfit she wears. Taxi wallets come in lovely solid colors or cool images from travel posters and Nancy Drew mysteries. PeraDice also carries unique wall art and mirrors, candles, home and garden décor, handbags, laptop covers, games, cards, paperweights and kitchen linens.

The Pink House
1462 33rd St.
Sacramento, CA 95816
(916) 737-7465

Get mom a present or gift certificate from Pink House and she will have a twinkle in her eyes and a spring in her step. This quaint boutique, located in a small converted home, features designer shoes at reasonable prices. The carefully hand-selected collection includes fun sandals and other casual shoes, as well as footwear appropriate for dressy events, work and nights out on the town. Pink House carries cool purses, belts, scarves and hats, and an array of jewelry in styles from funky to sophisticated. The owner helps promote local designers and is community minded, which mom is sure to appreciate.

Hair by Debra
Citrus Heights, CA
(916) 723-7786 or
(916) 215-4729

Few things can make a woman feel as beautiful as having healthy, shiny hair in a flattering style. Whether mom wants to improve the condition of her tresses or desires a whole new look, a gift certificate from Hair by Debra will do the trick. Debra Driggs is the owner and stylist of this welcoming small business and her goal is for each client to feel and look wonderful. She offers advice and suggestions, but always keeps the personal style and wishes of the customer at the forefront. A mother herself, Driggs offers a wide variety of services at convenient hours that make it easy for busy moms.

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069 Best Places For Mothers Day Gifts In Sacramento

Mother’s Day Truffles at 24K Cafe (Credit, V. Heimerich)

Ancient Future Urban Sanctuary &
 24K Chocolate Cafe
2331 K St.
Sacramento, CA 95816
(916) 476-3754

For a truly unique celebration, get mom an Ancient Future gift certificate. Better yet, join her for a meal at the sanctuary’s 24K Chocolate Café. This uplifting, intimate eatery is an oasis for foodies and anyone seeking a culinary experience that is second to none. Open for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner, the chefs create food with unique and distinctive flavors. Specialties include poached eggs with dill hollandaise, artichoke hearts and salmon that is smoked in house, as well as artisanal cheese plates that include local honey, nuts, fruit and crostini. The stars of the café are the 24K truffles, dark chocolate pieces of heaven in exotic flavors such as cinnamon rose, orange essence, lavender and basil. Ancient Future also has live music and other events, healing practitioners and tour-hour guided tea retreats that mom will love.

The Spa Simply Skin
2625 Fair Oaks Blvd., Suite 9
Sacramento, CA 95864
(916) 487-7546

Mothers often spend all of their time, energy and resources to make sure that everyone else is taken care of. This Mother’s Day, give her a gift that is all about pampering her for a change. The Spa offers treatments to soothe and invigorate her from head to toe. Give mom a facial, peel, massage or other bodywork, or pick one of the special package deals. The Enlightenment package includes a spa facial, aromatherapy foot bath, a full-hour massage and full-body exfoliation and silkening treatment. Or try Harmony, a package with the foot bath, facial and a hot stone massage and essential oil treatment.

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Valerie Heimerich is a freelance writer out of Sacramento. She typically covers animals and community issues. She has volunteered and worked for many organizations helping animals and people.
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