Hoboken + Jersey City Shops for Mother’s Day Gifts

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Motherhood comes in all shapes and sizes and can mean something special to everyone, in different ways. That’s why Mother’s Day is a prime time to show appreciation to the people in life who matter most. The best way to show gratitude on Mother’s Day is through gifts that are personally hand-picked and come from the heart, and shopping locally doesn’t hurt. Luckily, Hoboken is home to some amazing shops with amazing gifts. Read on for a local gift guide to buying Mother’s Day gifts in Hoboken.

Clothing + Accessories

ABC Memories 

ABC Memories 

ABC Memories is a women-owned business that creates blankets out of customer’s t-shirts, which makes for a sentimental gift for any occasion. Owned by a local mom, this small blanket biz is a perfect way to clear out your sentimental t-shirts in your closet.

Alba Boutique  {716 Washington Street, Hoboken}

alba boutique

Alba Boutique is a one-stop-shop located conveniently on Washington Street, selling on-trend clothing that ranges from staple pieces to special items, optimal for those who love to look chic. The best part is, the employees work as stylists that assist in finding the perfect gift {and maybe even a treat for yourself too}. 

Another Man’s Treasure {195 Montgomery Street, Jersey City}

Another Man’s Treasure

Refinery 29 also listed Another Man’s Treasure as one of 25 reasons to move to NJ. Whether you’re looking to find bright-colored footwear, hats, jewelry for a unique gift, this is the place.

Brooke and Bel {60 4th Street, Hoboken}

Brooke and Bel

Brooke and Bel is a locally-owned boutique that sells a highly curated shopping selection, creating an optimal atmosphere to buy women’s clothing. With categories ranging from accessories, including sunglasses and headwear, to home decor and clothing, finding a gift will come easy here.

Hudson and Asher {Online}

Hudson and Asher

Show off some Hoboken pride by visiting the Hudson and Asher Etsy shop, which sells Hoboken merch such as sweatshirts, t-shirts, hats, and totes. The store also pays homage to Jersey City and is considered a top shop for gifts on Etsy.

Mint Market {Hoboken + Jersey City Locations}

Mint Market

Mint Market sells vintage-inspired clothing and also some one-of-a-kind vintage designer handbags and shoes. Visit the Etsy shop to snag some one-of-a-kind items, or visit the storefront on 1st Street or on Grove Street in Jersey City. 

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Noellery {Hoboken + Jersey City Locations}

Noellery

Noellery is a jewelry and accessory company that sells fashion statement pieces, which elevate any gift. Hair accessories, wallets, scarves, and even pet collections are the specialty, all made inspired by colorful and creative design.

The Margo Market {1102 Washington Street, Hoboken}

The Margo Market

This hidden-yet-on-Washington-Street gem is a terrific place for eco-friendly, stylish gifts for mom, offering a cool vibe and a personal touch found throughout. The best part is, all items are sustainable, allowing customers to connect to artisans from all over the world, for a more “human approach” to retail.

VIOLA VITA {1224 Washington Street, Hoboken}

VIOLA VITA

Viola Vita sells Italian leather goods, as well as vintage jewelry and clothing. The window display in Uptown Hoboken is always striking, featuring the best items in the shop, which can serve as an inspiration for a Mother’s Day gift. 

Gift Shops

HometownHello {Online}

HometownHello

Located in Hoboken, HometownHello is an online shop that offers “handcrafted gifts with a touch of home.” There is so much to choose from in this Etsy shop owned by a local resident, with a personalization option for each item. Nothing is more special than a personal touch, and this store is the perfect place for that. 

Kanibal Co. {197 Montgomery Street, Jersey City}

Kanibal Co.

This is a one-stop shop for everything you may need for yourself or others. There’s a thoughtful selection of clothing pieces and skincare items and the friendly crew that works here makes the experience even more amazing.

Love Locked {353 Grove Street, Jersey City}

Love Locked

Love Locked has built its entire store around helping you find beautiful jewelry and apothecaries. From essential oils to crystals, this boutique has unique items that are sure to please.

Lucky Honeybee {487 Palisade Avenue, Jersey City}

Lucky Honeybee

The gift shop is packed with apothecary goods, eco-friendly finds, locally made art, clothes, witty cards, and everything in between.  

The Hive Market {1000 Park Avenue, Hoboken}

The Hive Market

Every good shopping spree starts with coffee, and The Hive is the place to do both. With the idea of the customer’s happiness in mind, The Hive was created so people can connect with one another, and shop for wellness, beauty, and lifestyle products, all sourced locally. 

Washington General Store {509 Washington Street, Hoboken}

Washington General Store

This Hoboken staple sells an assortment of one-of-a-kind items, which serve as excellent gifts for everyone, especially moms! The Washington General Store specially selects each item to match the season and even offers gift boxes, curated for special occasions, including the “New Mom and Babe kit”, or the “Self Care” kit. 

Home Decor

Duman Home {118 Washington Street, Hoboken}

Duman Home

Dunam Home specializes in home collections including bedding, bath, and home decor. The collections are elevated and chic that has an understated elegance found in each piece. 

See More: A Guide to Vintage + Thrift Stores in Hudson County

Luna Rosa Home {1218 Washington Street, Hoboken}

luna rose

The vibes in Luna Rosa are unbeatable, with a superb home decor selection. The shop sells items such as linens, art, candles, jewelry, and hand-crafted items sourced from local artists. Top-of-the-line brands are also found here, including Barefoot Dreams blankets and NEST incense, which are great choices for gifts to splurge on.

PersonallyPlanted {Online}

PersonallyPlanted

Custom gifts are an impressive way to show Mom how valuable she is, and PersonallyPlanted does just that. This unique shop sells custom planters that can be personalized depending on the occasion. This makes for a one-of-a-kind gift, especially plant lovers. 

The Co. {632 Washington Street, Hoboken}

The Co.

Help make Mom’s house into a home, by shopping at The CO. – SHOP, which takes into consideration where items are sourced, ensuring that the selection in the store has a holistic approach to home decor. The Co. – TAROT is an extension of the shop, which provides energy readings to contribute to meaningful solutions to customers, another fantastic gift idea! 

UNJUMBOLD {257 1st Street, Hoboken}

UNJUMBOLD

Art, home, lifestyle items are sold at UNJUMBOLD, a new local boutique in Hoboken, which focuses on “quality over quantity” as well as sourcing from black-owned and LGBTQ+-owned product businesses. Local vendors are supported here, and a ton of variety of home decor is sold, providing a ton of great gift options. 

Wicked Scents {163 2nd Street, Hoboken}

Wicked Scents

David Rose would approve of this aromatherapy shop — filled with candles and essential oils. Wicked Scents in Hoboken sells stress-relieving products which are ideal for anyone who likes a little self-care.

For a guide to flower shops in Hoboken and Jersey City, see here


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Jenny is a proud Jersey girl raised in Monmouth County, who currently resides in Uptown Hoboken. She works as a Client Services Director in NYC and has a passion for event planning, acting, and writing. Jenny left the Garden State to attend Manhattan College and lived in NYC before returning back to Jersey. In her spare time, you can find her walking along the water taking endless pictures of the city skyline, or eating all of the pizza Hoboken has to offer.