Looking for some fun, out-of-the-box Mother’s Day ideas during COVID-19 to celebrate that favorite lady in your life? Look no further than What’s Up NW as we present to you some unique options that are social distancing and flattening the curve friendly!
Not near mom this Mother’s Day? Find mementos of cherished moments together from pictures of your favorite trip together, snacks to munch on and that sweater you “borrowed” last Thanksgiving. Package them up with a note of why each item means so much to you and maybe throw in a box of Kleenex too. Go the extra mile and add in a can of 14 Hands Rosé to sip on while she takes her trip down memory lane.
Whether you’re exploring Thailand, dancing at Coachella, or having brunch in Seattle, Astor + Orion is designed for people who are passionate about life. But don’t take us too seriously – we’re also here to make you look gorgeous. We offer unique designs that celebrate your individuality while creating a community of women who aren’t afraid to take risks, achieve their goals, and live their life. After all, we’ve heard somewhere that you only live once. So, why not look amazing while you’re here?
The Attic at Salish Lodge & Spa is offering Mother’s Day Breakfast and Lunch/Dinner for pickup! Place your orders by May 5 at 12:00 p.m. Pick-up options: Saturday, May 9 anytime between 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. or Sunday, May 10 anytime between 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. For a full to-go menu, click here.
These 925 sterling silver precious metal base earring hoops from Boma Jewelry are perfect to wear dressed up or for everyday wear. Boma Jewelry’s hoop designs are well loved by our customers with sensitive skin and allergies to base metals. For the best care, store your Boma Jewelry hoops in an air-tight ziplock bag after being worn to prevent natural tarnish over time. Fun fact: Boma’s CEO Suzanne Vetillart is a local mom of four.
Bruciato, Brendan McGill’s beloved Bainbridge Island pizza joint, is featuring a Mother’s Day Spritz Kit. Cocchi Rosa, Sparkling Rosé & mineral water make a delicious refreshing aperitivo and a great way to honor Mom! The kit includes full bottles plus lemon and edible flowers to garnish your cocktails for $38. Order at https://www.pizzeriabruciato.com for pickup or local delivery.
Sit and stay at Chateau NoElle! Bring a lawn chair and hang out in their vineyard when you opt to pick up your wine order at the winery – plenty of room for safe social distancing. They are offering free delivery when you spend $100 or more now through June too! They are also now shipping to WA, CA, CO, AK, MN, FL, & DC! You can shop their online store here: https://chateaunoelle.com/collections/all
Set up a virtual happy hour for mom and her gal pals by ordering a bottle of Chateau Ste. Michelle Columbia Valley Rosé and have it shipped directly to mom’s house. Set up a video call for her and her friends to catch up and share a laugh over memories and parenting woes.
Chipmonkey Wine, the most fun way to send unique wine gifts delivered for you that are delicious, personalized, and keep you connected!
* Mom’s favorite picture on the card front? Check!
* Sweet sentiments about mom’s awesomeness? Check!
* Sommelier-selected 1, 2, 3 or 6 bottles of red, white, sparkling or rosé? Check!
For a limited time, get $10 off and FREE SHIPPING with our Mother’s Day 3 Rosé gift box! (1-2 day shipping to WA, CA, OR, ID, NV)
The Classic Farmhouse would love to put together a gift box for any mama on your list! Have a specific theme in mind? Let them shop for you! They have got lotions, candles, jewelry, clothing, home decor, signs, kitchenwares, faux floral and more. Any order over $50 will ship free. Call Katy at the Classic Farmhouse at 253.245.3721 or chat with them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ClassicFarmhouse for a personal shopping experience. Prefer to shop online? On Monday, May 4th they will be launching over 80 new items along with a couple Mother’s Day gift boxes at their sister site www.MaggieandMose.com. While you’re waiting enjoy 20% off our best selling Antique Candle Co line with coupon code LOVEYOURMAMA.
The Crunchy Red Fruit Wine Relief Box is a thoughtfully curated box of three wines for $79, (including shipping), and 80% of proceeds go to support the Seattle Hospitality Emergency Fund. Orders need to be received by Wednesday, May 6 for local, no contact delivery on Friday and Saturday. Celebrate Mom and help those in the hospitality industry that are really hurting right now. To place an order, visit https://crunchyredfruit.com.
A little something extra for the Mom’s out there – Elysian Brewing will be working with Rusted Vase Floral Co. to help sell their flowers for Mother’s Day and will provide free delivery for their flowers. Elysian will be offering free delivery on Saturday, May 9th (must pre-order by May 7th at 5pm), and will also have bottles of rosé available to purchase. Elysian is happy to help support a local business and our local flower growers. They will offer up to two bouquets for delivery – the Petite bouquets will be $35 and the Medium bouquets will be $50. Further details will be online at ElysianBrewing.com and the flowers will be available to order for delivery, or pick-up at the Elysian Capitol Hill location.
Let’s face it, we weren’t all angels as teenagers and we probably owe our moms some tranquility. Order (several) bottles of Erath Rosé Pinot Noir and a subscription to a streaming service or book club she has yet to try. Throw in some bath bombs and a face mask for good measure.
These are non-medical grade masks for public use made by Feral. These masks are hand dyed and hand made using existing material from the founder’s studio. This is a zero waste item. This comes as a 3 pack in random colors, may differ from photo slightly but will try and have a mix while supplies last! Fun fact: Founder Shannon Fisher is a local mom of two.
Step into flora & henri’s Superga Sneakers – the most comfortable and chic shoes in the world! The classic, canvas upper kick comes in a plethora of must-have colors, making each and every one a closet essential. Whether on a daytime adventure or a midnight escapade, these cotton classics are hot with cropped pants, a tank and your favorite accessories. Fun fact: Founder Jane Hedreen is a local mom.
One of the highlights of being home during this crisis is waking up each day to morning coffee! Why not splurge for your mom with some Fonte Coffee that is roasted and shipped out THAT DAY? They are even available in K-Cups!
Make mom dinner, or better yet, order from her favorite restaurant and pair with H3 Sauvignon Blanc as this crisp wine as it works with just about anything.
Hunt A Killer is a great game for moms who love true-crime/mysteries, or for those who love interactive games for their family (especially for families with teens). Founded in 2016, Hunt A Killer allows fans to play the role of the detective trying to solve a unique mystery. Comprised of 6 gripping episodes per ‘season’, the game will take players for a fun, and chilling ride. Within each box, players find meticulously crafted clues they need to decipher in order to get closer to finding the murderer. Each month (or as quickly as players wish), the plot thickens with a new box that delivers to your doorstep. Hunt A Killer offers multiple seasons of entertainment, including their latest season Curtain Call, where players will be tasked with solving the 1930’s cold case of Viola Vane. Also, Hunt A Killer offer’s a variety of stories in their all-in-one premium experiences, like Space Madness, where you and your crew will race to escape from the red planet in a thrilling adventure.
Face rollers, like this K Banana Opal Face Roller are used to enhance blood circulation, reduce puffiness, and help product absorb into the skin. Fun fact: Founder Liz Kang Yates is a local mom of one.
The Kacy Yom Bit Na Wallet is small enough to fit in your back pocket and packing the perfect amount of color. It comes in five different colors and is made of 100% Italian leather.
Made In Washington is offering a number of amazing and locally made Mother’s Day gifts that can be shipped anywhere in the U.S. The Mother’s Day Candle Trios will make every room in Mom’s house comfy cozy. Candles are Buy 2 get 1 Free with 4 combinations to choose from. Or put together a Mother’s Day Design Your Own Box with as many local artisan foods and gifts as you’d like. Made In Washington is waiving its Box and Vellum charge this month, for a savings of $4.99. Celebrate Women’s Suffrage by sending her the 7th Annual Patriotic Ornament in honor of the 19th Amendment – Women’s Right to Vote.
This Constellation Kit gift set from Moonlit Skincare comes with a full size bottle of Midnight Shift Overnight Facial Oil, a Silk eye mask, and a travel pouch with a constellation print.
Silk Pajamas from One Imaginary Girl – this classic set is not just for sleeping! It’s for that WFH life, and keeps you comfy and stylish at the airport or at brunch. This set is a classic, loose fitting PJ shirt, so if you want a more tailored look, please go a size down. This set comes with pants. Our original designed stripe pattern in muted primary colors look great on everyone, and really pop a pair of jeans. The silk crepe de chine is a soft fabric, with minimal shine, so they are comfy, and very Instagrammable. Though you are a busy person, we recommend dry cleaning all of our pieces. Fun fact: Founder Sarah Donofrio is a mom to two adorable French bulldogs.
Seattle’s Pacific Place is excited to announce the launch of its new E-Shop. Shop online from a range of local and one of a kind gifts for the mother figure in your life. From custom jewelry from Bezel & Kiln, beauty finds from L’OCCITANE and The Handmade Showroom to sweet treats from Trophy Cupcakes and more, these gift options are sure to impress. Starting now, the E-Shop will continue to be a one-stop shop for trends, flash sales, curated items, and more.
This MOTHER’S DAY give the gift of curated wine: 15% off a Pandemic Wine Club order for Mom. Set a budget and then Alexandra Stang will connect with your mom to chat flavors and styles preferences, so she gets just what she likes — after all, it’s HER DAY! Visit http://pandemicwineclub.com to sign up and get a special e-card.
Give mom the gift of style with a chic hat from Pipe & Row for brighter days ahead. The Lack of Color Fleur classic luxe fedora is featured here in dusty mauve. Featuring a tall crown design, soft structured wool with a sewn edge and finished with premium gold stud detail and genuine leather band. Fun fact: Pipe & Row founder Kayla Gil is a local mom of one sweet little boy.
Prism is carrying Beauty Dust®, a beautifying adaptogenic blend of Schisandra, Amla, Ashwagandha, Rehmannia, Goji & Pearl that targets stress and is known to combat accelerated aging, help protect from free radicals, and improve skin clarity.
Enumclaw-based Pursuit Distilling has a few options for Mother’s Day gift items. Any of their Spirits and Merch can be ordered and shipped in Washington state. Another option – for local pick up only, they are doing To-Go Cocktail Kits using their spirits and house-made mixers (can you say yum?)! You can choose between a variety of their signature cocktails: Strawberry Mint Mule, Spiced Sidecar, Chocolate Espresso Martini, Bloody Mary and Lemon Drop. Their starter kit is $45 and it comes with the spirit to make your chosen cocktail, housemade mixer for 4 cocktails, garnish and a recipe card! One last option would be for their Old Fashioned loving mamas. Their Old Fashioned kit is $135 and includes a bottle of their Northwest Craft Brewers Series, a jar of Luxardo Cherries, Angostura Bitters, Simple Syrup and oranges for garnish. Their Old Fashioned kit is also only available for local pick up. What’s Up NW readers can order online by emailing Pursuit at email@example.com and you will be taken care of!
Red Mountain AVA Alliance has been hosting themed virtual tastings and tours all April long. Wine members will be rolling out a whole new set of tastings throughout May and June.A new wine buying guide features many of the wines presented in the series, along with delivery deals and discounts to support those staying home. This guide offers ease of delivery and a variety of shipping deals.
Raise your hand if unloading your dishwasher one more time might just drive you quarantine crazy? The team at the Salmon Cooker at Pier 57 Miners Landing presents an alternative to dishes, with a menu of Pacific Northwest seafood favorites, including a new Alderwood Smoked Family Style meal option. Designed to feed a group of four, or fit for delectable leftovers, this new package includes a whole smoked fish, with choice of fresh Alaskan Halibut, steelhead or cod, that’s Alderwood smoked to order and served with cole slaw, jojos and freshly baked sourdough rolls. These goodies, along with a full menu of PNW seafood fare, is served from the Salmon Cooker walk-up window or through UberEats and Postmates. Available from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. View the full menus here, then call ahead at (206) 838-5313 for contact-free pickup.
Give mom the gift of sparkling spiked seltzers crafted right here in the PNW. From Peach Rosé, to Rainier Cherry, Huckleberry, and Raspberry-Cran, mom will love the refreshing taste of San Juan Seltzer on its own, or mixed into a favorite Mimosa or Cocktail. Available at BevMo, Metropolitan Market, WholeFoods, PCC, Safeway, QFC, FredMeyer, and Total Wine. Curbside pickup and online order available at select locations. For every Pacific Northwest Variety Pack, and Rosé Variety Pack Purchase, $1 will be donated to the Sip & Support program which supports the Restaurant Workers Community Foundation. https://www.sanjuanseltzer.com/pnwcleanfund/
Savor Seattle is offering new Iconic Market Boxes and two different options for Mother’s Day. The first is available for local deliveries or pick-up. Shipping for the second box type (Market Favorites Box) will go live today, just in time for Mother’s Day! Each week, Savor Seattle curates an Iconic Market Box that features a rotating mix of various Pike Place Market food vendors, complete with a bouquet of fresh flowers, delicious fruit and vegetables, and whole bean coffee. It’s the best of Pike Place Market, all in one box, and directly supports vendors. Each box supports 8 Pike Place Market vendors at once, along with providing a $5 donation to the Pike Place Market Safety Net Fund. So far, they’ve raised more than $10,000 for the fund!
- Iconic Market Box – local deliveries and pickup. Charcuterie-themed, right down to including a walnut charcuterie board! https://shop.savorseattletours.com/collections/week-of-may-4-10/products/5-4-5-10-iconic-market-box-mothers-day-special
- **NEW** Market Favorites Box – shipped! This will go live on the website tomorrow. Available for shipping out beginning May 1st, in time for Mother’s Day.
Seattle Chocolate is offering some sweet gift ideas to send to mom, a maternal figure (or really anyone) this Mother’s Day including the Seattle Chocolate’s You’re My Hero Care Package (with 5% of net sales from the package being donated to Mary’s Place), jcoco’s Small Batch Milk Chocolate and Dark Chocolate Caramels!
Tailfeathers® is luxury care for your derriére and all about nourishing yourself from the bottom up, with natural plant-based goodness in every wipe! The Seattle-based and woman-owned company created their wipes using plant-Based Ingredients that are pH balanced feminine-safe and paraben free. They are never tested on animals and are flushable, biodegradable and sewer safe!
Mom deserves a trophy! Award her with Trophy Cupcakes, macarons, cakes, tarts and flowers! Mother’s Day orders for Cupcakes and Macarons must be placed by 5 pm on Saturday, May 11th for pick-up on Sunday, May 12th. Mother’s Day orders for Cakes and Tarts must be placed by 5 pm on Friday, May 10th for pick-up on Sunday, May 12th. Fun fact: Founder Jennifer Shea is a local mom of one.
This versatile Attune Full Spectrum CBD oil from Two Cranes Botanicals is perfect for you! The fast-absorbing oil can be taken orally and topically. Add this super adaptogen to your self-care routine to combat mild anxiety, inflammation, pain, and stress. Fun fact: Co-founder Hanna Yi is a local mom of 2 boys.
The Woodmark Hotel is offering Mom the future opportunity to relax and be pampered its recently renovated Still Spa. Spoil Mom with a gift card by visiting: https://shopwoodmark.myshopify.com/. Gift cards can be mailed out or picked up at the front desk of the hotel. Pair this Mother’s Day gift card with a bottle of Woodmark label Treveri Cellars Brut available for pick up at Carillon Kitchen just across the plaza.
The Works Seattle has so many great locally made items in the shop, like the #1 Mom Jeans greeting card, and the spa favorites gift set! They also just launched their class kits, so you could give mom the gift of DIY by sending her Mochi Madness or Beeswax wraps in a box. These kits are super fun and also pair with their digital classes to bring the full Works’ experience to home!