It’s that special time of year again where you show all of the mothers in your life, especially your mother, just how much you love and appreciate them. A token of your appreciation often comes with a gift, but with each year it gets more and more difficult to find what mom would like, or better yet, where to shop to get it. Here’s a list of Top Stores To Shop For Mother’s Day Gifts In Connecticut.
Heart Of Gold Fine Jewelry, LLC
930 Hope St.
Stamford, CT 06907
(203) 323-5312

For the mother in your life who loves a little something shiny and unique, Heart of Gold Fine Jewelry in Stamford is a great start to find what you need. The store is an intimate and family-run business that provides each customer with up close and personal special attention to ensure satisfaction. If mom already has her special jewelry piece that’s just been sitting in her jewelry box because it’s broken, no longer the right size or just not as shiny as it once was, Heart of Gold can help there, too. They provide a variety of services for jewelry including mounting, cleaning, stone replacement and more.

74 Broad St.
Milford, CT 06460
(203) 877-7463

If mom loves a good quality, yet comfortable shoe, then Ariuolos is the right spot. This store is one of Connecticut’s oldest shoe stores and is still just as successful as the days when they opened their doors due to their great customer service, knowledge of their products and the quality of their shoes. They offer an extensive inventory of sneakers, shoes and sandals in a variety of sizes and brand names. They also offer custom made orthotics for the ultimate cushion and comfort.

Tamra’s Dress Shop
10 Church St.
Naugatuck, CT 06770
(203) 723-2273

Tamra’s Dress shop offers a large selection of elegant gowns and dresses for the upscale “ball & gala” mom on the move. By appointments only, the owner and staff are available for one-on-one consultations and private sessions to provide undivided attention to the client’s needs. The storefront also carries shoes, jewelry and accessories to complement any dress selection. They also offer custom rhinestone decoration with any dress purchased.

Related: Five Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day In Connecticut

Homemaker Thrift Shop
4 Brushy Plain Road
Branford, CT 06405
(203) 481-5161

Another great option for many moms is a well-stocked thrift store/consignment shop. If mom is one who loves to refurbish gently used furniture, or takes pride in redecorating for less, then Homemaker is just the right spot to shop. The Branford location offers a neat and clean environment, with moderately priced items that include clothes, shoes, furniture and home accents and decor.

Amity Wine & Spirit
95 Amity Road
New Haven, CT 06515
(203) 397-9463

If mom appreciates a nice room temperature or chilled bottle of red or white wine, Amity Wine has you covered. Adult beverages of many different brands come at great prices, and some that are even offered as a gift set. This, coupled with a nice selection of wine glasses, could make that special mom in your life very happy this Mother’s Day.

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Wanda Coppage is a resident of New Haven, CT where she works as a Music Director and On-Air personality for anUrban/AC radio station. Her passion for life, music and great entertainment is reflected in all of her endeavors, as a radio personality, thinker and writer, and all things that allow her to creatively express herself. Read more of her work on