She put up with you your entire life (not to mention MADE you alive) so you clearly owe her more than a phone call and a mass produced greeting card.
Mother’s Day is this Sunday, but don’t worry, you still have plenty of time. We’ve put together this Greenpoint Mother’s Day Guide so you can keep the shopping local and still shower her with awesomeness. We are making this REALLY easy so don’t phone it in this year. Your welcome. Happy Mother’s Day!
Flowers are not obvious – they are gorgeous and make people really happy – especially the colorful and bright bouquets thoughtfully made by Greenpoint’s own flower shop on Franklin St, Little Glass Slipper.
DEAL: $20 OFF all orders over $75.00 & placed by May 10th.
Little Glass Slipper
(200 Franklin St)
Sometimes all she really needs is a glass of wine (and chocolate!) How about prosecco and red wine cake?!
Greenpoint’s favorite little Italian joint Adelina’s is the perfect spot to treat Mom to a homemade meal with a great selection of wine (& leave room for decadent dessert.)
DEAL: FREE glass of prosecco & FREE dessert of choice for Mom.
159 Greenpoint Ave
Motherhood is tough on the skin and body so give Mom the gift of naturally handmade and 100% organic herbal remedies “for the wild at heart” by Antidote Brooklyn. They make “every single product with love and PMA” (that means positive mental attitude) so you can feel it in every application and the recipes are designed to cure ailments with no chemicals or unnatural preservatives – ever.
DEAL: Antidote Brooklyn’s Mother’s Day Gift Set: Up In Her Room. face serum; Bernadette. salt scrub; Hand to Hand. hand & foot balm; and Molly’s Lips. lavender, lemon, clove lip balm, $60, Plus FREE SHIPPING until Sunday, May 11, 2014!
For the Mom’s who are late blooming foodies, we present to you Eastern District’s Mother’s Day Gift Box designed to delight Greenpoint and long-distance Moms alike.
It includes the beautiful new Greenpointers Recipes Gone Wild zine, as well as tasty local treats like Liddabit Sweets Sea Salt Caramels, Mast Brothers Black Truffle Chocolate, Anarchy In A Jar Strawberry Balsamic Jam, and more. Pick one up at the shop or order online to have it shipped. If Mom is picky, Eastern District can create a customized gift box just for her – drop in or email info (at) easterndistrictny [dot] com to collaborate on the most perfect, delicious gift a mother could ask for.
1053 Manhattan Ave
If you’re the thoughtful type who needs to browse around for the perfect Mother’s Day gift, then head over to Greenpoint’s newest all natural skincare boutique Brooklyn Groove, where you can find organic flower bouquets, soap and body care sets, natural make-up and ornate vintage jewelry. And if you need some help, Olga will be happy to give you some ideas!
How about a mini set of bath products with Moroccan Roses, refreshing Rose Water Mist, relaxing Ylang Ylang & Jasmine bath oil drops, or handcrafted Lemongrass soap? Blow Mom away with an assortment of goodies!
You won’t find any harsh or toxic chemicals in any of the beauty products but you will find great deals.
DEAL: Mention Greenpointers for $10 OFF!
102B Nassau Ave
If your Mom is an interior decorator by heart or she likes to get down and dirty DIYing everything in sight, Greenpoint’s own DIY Furniture boutique Suite Pieces has lots of unique furniture and home accessories she will love and all the supplies she needs to get her home projects going. Maybe you two can revive a tired old chair or table with one of the many chalk paint colors available or take a DIY workshop together!
DEAL: 25% OFF Furniture & Home Accessories & 10% OFF Paint and Supplies on Saturday and Sunday (5/10-11).
162 Huron St
Last but not least, Kill Devil Hill and Duke’s Liquor Box are having an all out Mother’s Day Weekend Extravaganza! We are talking gifts + drinks…
Saturday & Sunday from 12pm – 6pm there will be a Special Pop-Up Shop by Holdfast Flowers Plus Free Leather Initial Stamping on KDH Aprons and Bags at Kill Devil Hill!
And for the drinking fun, there will be Bourbon Shots for the Dad shoppers on Saturday & Prosecco + Creme De Violette for the Moms on Sunday – all courtesy of Duke’s Liquor Box of course!
DEAL: Mention Greenpointers and get 10% OFF
Kill Devil Hill & Duke’s Liquor Box
170 Franklin St
Wishing all Mothers out there a ton of love from Greenpoint!
Special thanks to the above local businesses whose sponsorship directly supports the creative community in Greenpoint!