Got a hard-to-buy-for Mom? Tired of the same old card and flowers gift? Then you’ve come to the right place. The shops and restaurants on Melrose have gifts that for sure will keep you her favorite kid.
If your mom was really into your school arts & crafts, she might love a slightly elevated piece of art. Bend Goods has this amazing custom combo of modular art and macramé. Totally ‘70s and totally cool.
7007 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90038
Yes she can! Mom can get some ink. She just needs a little nudge from you, and the right place to do it. Take her to Generation 8 where no matter how small or big she wants to go, the piece will be something to celebrate on her special day.
GENERATION 8 TATTOO
7216 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
House of Intuition put together a special Queen Mother Gift Box. It includes the Moon Arcana Mystics Spray, Mermaid Tea Bath, a You Are Loved Magic candle, and more to help her nurture herself and soak up some much needed relaxation.
HOUSE OF INTUITION
7449 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
If Mom’s into bling – quality bling – then roll into Jesse Belle Boutique for pieces that will not be seen anywhere else. If your mom likes to drop jaws, get her in a jacket or corsets. If she’s more into the jewelry, the selection of fork bracelets is pretty amazing.
JESSE BELLE BOUTIQUE
7600 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
How ‘bout a full service beauty day? Get your mom over to Melrose Beauty Bar, where she will be in excellent hands. She can get her hair, brows, makeup, nails, and eyelashes all done and walk back out onto Melrose looking lovely.
MELROSE BEAUTY BAR
7661 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
Milk Bar has a whole line of sweet gifts just for mom from cookie tins to baking classes. There’s also the motherload (pun fully intended) of Mom Dot Com: a cake, pie, snaps tin, truffles, and a comfy pair of socks. These are shippable for out-of-towners.
7150 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
Well, you know, a card is just fine, too. But make it a good one. Hard to go wrong at New Profanity, where wrong is totally right. These pop culture gems are blank, so you can express your own self inside.
7418 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046
If your Mom loves perfumes, she’ll love this special collection of Spitfire Girl’s potions. Themed to invoke the good things in life (fortune, love, protection, seduction), these rollerballs are a great way to introduce her to specially designed essential oils.
7401 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles 90046