A Guide to Mother's Day Gifts in Hoboken

Aida M. Toro
May 9, 2018 9:05 PM

Many fun-filled events take place in the month of May, all the way from Cinco the Mayo to Memorial Day weekend parties. One of the most important dates of the month is Mother’s Day, which is a day you want to present your mother with the perfect gift. With that being said, local businesses in Hoboken have you covered.Businesses in town are offering Mother’s Day gifts such as gym memberships, cooking classes, beauty certificates, and so much more. Hoboken Life has rounded up a couple of the local businesses in the Mile Square that are offering Mother's Day gift ideas. The businesses are as followed:Massage By Dusty (Hoboken, NJ 07030):If you want to treat your mother to some relaxation after all of her hard work, a gift certificate from Massage By Dusty would be ideal. Massage by Dusty is owned by Dusty Weideman, a Licensed Massage Therapist who provides services all the way from Deep Tissue, Swedish, Trigger Point, along with many other massages. Massage by Dusty’s current Mother’s Day promotion consists of a 60 to 90-minute massage that can be done at Weideman’s studio or at the comfort of your own home. The prices for massages done at Weideman’s studio are $75 for a 60-minute massage and $110 for a 90-minute massage. House calls are priced at $120 for a 60-minute massage and $180 for a 90-minute massage. To purchase a Mother’s Day gift certificate from Massage By Dusty, call Weideman at 201-739-5256.Hudson Table (1403 Clinton St, Hoboken, NJ 07030):Want to take a cooking class with your mom? Hudson Table’s got you covered as they are currently running a week-long giveaway from May 4 to May 11, which entails liking their post on Instagram from May, tagging a friend on that post, and following Hudson Table on Instagram. By doing so, you can win a gift voucher towards a class at Hudson Table that’s worth $150. If you don’t go on Instagram, you will still be entered in the contest if you purchase a gift card through Hudson Table’s website.Hello Marketplace Pop-up (1200 Park Avenue, Hoboken, NJ 07030):Gift baskets are not just for children on Easter as Om Sweet Home's Hello Marketplace Pop-up will have gift baskets available for you to present your mom with. There are two basket options you can choose from. One basket will have the Hello Marketplace @ Om Sweet Home reusable tote, a reusable kombucha bottle plus one kombucha fill and the second option will contain a hand loomed dishtowel, mug, tea, and chocolates or cookies. The baskets will be available at the Hello Marketplace Pop-up from 10 am to 3 pm at 1200 Park Avenue. Baskets will be priced at $25 and up.Choc∙O∙Pain (157 1st St & 1500 Hudson Street, Tea Building Hoboken, NJ 07030):What better activity to do with your mother than baking? Choc∙O∙Pain's new baking classes make a fantastic gift for your mom as she'll have the option of choosing one out of the three classes offered, which are Artisan Bread Making, Macarons, and Croissants. Choc∙O∙Pain's hands-on baking classes are held at the downtown Hoboken location. Full schedule and sign-up can be found here. The cost is $90 per person, however, if you book for two people the price will be $170 in which you end up saving $10. If you add a third person to your reservation, you’ll pay $250 and will save $20.CKO Kickboxing (900 Madison St Suite 2, Hoboken, NJ 07030):If your mom likes training, then jump on the CKO Mother's Day special. Get your sweat on with your mother by taking cardio kickboxing classes. What better way to bond with your mom than by punching a bag? CKO will be offering a one-month gift certificate special which includes kickboxing gloves for only $99.bwé kafe (1002 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030):Does your mother’s daily stroll include visiting a cafe? If so, entering the Mother’s Day giveaway on bwe’s Instagram would be splendid. If you win, you’ll receive a $50 gift certificate to bwe, a bag of La Colombe coffee beans, a bwe coffee mug, which is valued at $80 in addition to a large hand-tied bouquet from Brave Florist valued at $125, one 15 milliliter bottle Rosebud CBD Oil valued at $65, and a blowout long with two full-sized bottles of Kevin Murphy products valued at $110. To enter, visit Brave Floral’s Instagram post and follow @bwekafe, @lovelanesalon, @rosebudcbd, and @brave_floral. Once you follow these Instagram accounts, tag friends on @brave_floral’s original post and disclose your favorite ‘Treat Yourself’ rituals by typing in emojis rather than words. The winner will be chosen on May 11 at 8 pm and will have to pick up the basket at bwe Kafe. If picking up on May 12, the basket will be at the Brave Floral Pop-up Flower Market.Anthropologie (412 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030):Certain mothers enjoy shopping which is why taking yours to Anthropologie on Washington Street would be the most brilliant idea ever. On May 12 and on actual Mother’s Day, Anthropologie is hosting “The Love For Mom Weekend” event, a function where locally made gifts, treats, and so much more are available.

Aida M. Toro
Aida is a journalist with a passion for gastronomy, fashion, and fitness. She was born and raised in Hudson County and enjoys writing pieces that inspire the residents of the communities in the county. Aida has a BA in Journalism from NJCU and has been published by well-known publications such as North Jersey.com (The Bergen Record), HobokenGirl.com, and The Girls Soccer Network. Aside from being a journalist, Aida enjoys cooking paleo recipes and working out at the Crossfit box she’s a member of.