SHOP PENN PRESENTS: A Mother's Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and it's time to show her some extra appreciation after a year where she juggled a whole lot extra. With more than 75 different shops and restaurants, Shop Penn is sure to have the perfect gift for the Mom of the Year, whether she is a fitness lover, home cook, interior designer, style setter or beauty queen. Check out some of the best spots in the district to find that special item that says thank you for being a superhero.


For the Design Star colorful throw pillows and rug

Hello World

If your mom is someone who loves to make every room pop or make a statement when she walks in the room, then Hello World is a must. With everything from vases and picture frames to furniture, this University City staple has all sorts of unique items that are guaranteed to wow. Hello World has a little something for everyone with a stocked kitchen and bar area, fab accessories like jewelry, scarves and handbags, and even its own flower section so you can grab a bouquet for that most important woman in your life.

For the Fitness Phanatic one white and one black running shoe

Philadelphia Runner

Is your mom the type who still gets out to pound the pavement every morning? If so then we recommend a trip to Philadelphia Runner to make sure she is fully kitted up. PR has a wide variety of running and fitness accessories any active person would love such as workout clothes, recovery tools, and smart tech. Or get her a gift card for new running shoes and send her in for her own custom in-store fitting.

For the Snappy Dresser colorful t-shirts on hangers


Loft has all the latest styles perfect for a mom who is always dressing on point, and transitioning from stay at home to getting out to shine. Whether it's a casual sweater or fancy tee, work from anywhere attire, or new pajamas, you'll find the perfect gift to send her way. Let your mom know how much she means to you with some clothes that are sure to brighten her day!

For the Home Chef Who's Tired of Cooking eggs benedict

Louie Louie

How many delicious meals did your mom put on the table this year as we spent so much time in-house? Why not treat her to a scrumptious served meal with a trip to Louie Louie. You can book a table on the beautiful patio for their signature brunch with Crème Brulee French Toast and Eggs Benedict or enjoy an evening of dinner and drinks in the newly reopened dining room styled after classical European cafes.

For the Beauty Queen makeup strewn across table


Your mom deserves the best so why not pamper her with some products from bluemercury. With a wide range of gift sets such as the Spa Day Kit, the Skincare Discovery gift set and the Fabulous in Five gift set, bluemercury has the perfect gift for moms everywhere whether they spend all day out in the sun or just want to treat themselves to a night of relaxation.