10 Places in Downtown Duncan to Find Unique Mother's Day Gifts

What are you getting mom for Mother's Day on May 10th? Buy local for this special occasion! For inspiration, consult our wish list of items.


Make mom a meal with locally sourced produce from the Duncan Farmers' Market. Photo credit: Tourism Cowichan

We all want to give a present that is unique to someone close to us. Downtown Duncan is full of great options for one of a kind, locally sourced gifts! Here are some ideas:


1) Shades Ladies Clothing


Remember the fall line at Shades ladies clothing? Photo credit Ian Locke, CNCLV. Copyright DDBIA

Shades is offering a personal shopping experience by private appointment. You can also buy gift cards so mom can explore the spring line in the future. Book mom an appointment with a gift card so she can see the spring line by contacting 250.746.0001 or emailing via Facebook messenger.


Besides Shades, Magnolia has some amazing spa gift baskets and Cardino Shoes is now selling online!


2) Tree Frog Tropicals


Plants in vases from Tree Frog Tropicals. Photo by Ian Locke, CNCLV. Copyright DDBIA

From cacti to unique vases, Tree Frog Tropicals sells a range of zen products, available by pick up. Visit their website to order online. Contact: 778.422.3764 for more information.


3) Chocolate Pearl


Classic caramels from Chocolate Pearl. Photo by Ian Locke, CNCLV

Chocolate Pearl is selling lemon meringue chocolates and passionfruit ganache. Enough said. Available for pick up or delivery. Reach out at cpearlduncan@gmail.com and check their instagram for a special giveaway contest with Volume 1 Bookstore, the Ginger Room, Willow & Orchid and Cowichan Eye care!


4) Wishes


Dream catchers at Wishes. Photo by Ian Locke, CNCLV. Copyright DDBIA

In need of sage, crystals, or a perfect Mother's Day card? Contact Wishes via Facebook messenger or call Jacquie at 250.715.8773 and Wishes will arrange contactless payment and delivery or curbside pickup.


5) Brunch on 3rd


Pre-order a Mother's Day Brunch for pick up at Brunch on 3rd. Menu courtesy of Brunch on 3rd Facebook.

Between May 4th and 7th, from 10am to 2pm, pre-order quiche, strawberry bruschetta toast, mimosas and more for a Mother's Day brunch from Brunch on 3rd. Available for pick up. Call: 250.748.6808.


6) Aquamaris Art Gallery


Barcelona by Eunmi Conacher. Photo by Ian Locke, CNCLV. Copyright DDBIA

Have you been yet to Aquamaris art gallery? If your mom loves art, write to info@aquamarisartgallery.com. Or call 250.597.2798. You may be able to arrange for an extra special gift for mom.