Adorable Mother's Day Gifts

Because she's not a regular mom, she's a cool mom. And this year, she deserves the cutest of presents—make these easy and one-of-a-kind DIY Mother's Day gifts yourself!

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    Leather Vase

    Add a sophisticated touch to Mom's decor with these chic folded leather vases. Fill them with fresh flowers, and you've got a showstopping DIY Mother's Day gift. We're sharing a free template to make this project extra easy. 

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    DIY Fabric Decoupage Plates

    Create a set of handmade plates worthy of a Mother's Day party. Pick out your favorite patterned fabric and decoupage it to clear glass plates. Mom will think of you every time she uses them! 

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    Framed Mother's Day Quotes

    This quick and easy Mother's Day gift is a sweet (and budget-friendly) reminder of how much Mom means to the family. Find a meaningful art print or download one of ours, then pop it in a frame and add a card. You'll be ready to celebrate mom's big day in no time!

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    Fabric-Wrapped Bangles

    Repurpose old or dated bangles with scraps of new, trendy fabric. This is a great homemade Mother's Day craft, and it won't break the bank! Plus, Mom will love the personalized touch. 

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    Printable Wine Wraps

    Give Mom the gift she really wants this Mother's Day: a relaxing evening and her favorite bottle of bubbly! Our free printable wine wraps makes this a quick and easy Mother's Day gift; grab a bottle of Mom's favorite wine and print the label that fits her best. 

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    DIY Bath Bombs

    This year, opt for a homemade Mother's Day gift and give Mom the gift of relaxation. Whipping up a batch of homemade bath bombs is easy, and you can customize the scent, color and shape.

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    DIY Terrarium

    Build Mom a DIY terrarium she can display in any room of the house! We'll show you the steps to layering the perfect display and give our tips for adding colorful embellishments. 

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    Printable Watercolor Card

    Once you've found the perfect gift for Mom, you'll need the perfect card. We love this gorgeous watercolor card, and Mom will too! Plus, our free downloads make it so easy to print a quote and attach it to a plain card.

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    DIY Personalized Summer Straw Hat

    Help Mom get ready for that beach vacation she's been dreaming about. A personalized staw hat is the perfect handmade Mother's Day gift. Dress up a purchased straw hat with just a few simple craft supplies. 

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    Quick & Easy Memo Board

    A DIY memo board is the perfect last-minute Mother's Day gift. Start with a new metal cookie sheet, and attach paper or fabric with decoupage. When the material is dry, use magnets to secure a handwritten card or small paper gifts (like concert tickets or spa vouchers) to complete the gift. 

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    Watercolor Pillows

    Mom will love this gorgeous set of DIY watercolor pillows. This Mother's Day gift idea is perfect for older kids who have outgrown the kid's crafts, but still want to give mom something homemade. 

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    DIY Hanging Jewelry Box

    Mom will love this vintage-style DIY jewelry holder. Look for an old printer's tray at your local antique or thrift shop and give it a fresh coat of paint. Add hooks and a pretty bow to finish this homemade Mother's Day gift. 

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    DIY Plant Markers

    For the mom with a green thumb, make a set of DIY plant markers in her favorite colors. Give these with a DIY garden kit (think flowers to plant and new gardening gloves) and give her a relaxing afternoon in the garden. 

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    Stenciled Pillows

    Use fabric paint or a fabric marker to create a pretty stenciled pillow that's perfect for Mom's Mother's Day gift. Make her a homemade gift that will match perfectly with her existing decor. She'll think of you each time she uses the pillow!

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    Fill-In Mother's Day Card

    Mom will love reading what the kids write in these pretty fill-in cards. Stick these in her Mother's Day card several years in a row so she can see how the answers change!

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    Stunning Bouquet Wraps

    Dress up your Mother's Day flower arrangement with a handmade bouquet wrap. Perfect for adding a sentimental touch to grocery store flowers, these wraps are ready in minutes. Plus, get our free printable gift tags. 

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    Mother's Day Paper Flowers

    Make a gorgeous set of paper flowers to decorate Mom's gifts. Add these pretty blooms to gift tags, use them as package toppers, or create a framed art gift with them. Plus, our template and easy instructions make this DIY Mother's Day gift a breeze. 

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    DIY Metallic Concrete Planter

    If you're planning to give Mom a plant for Mother's Day, consider giving her a DIY planter, too! This concrete planter is easy to make, and we love the metallic accent! 

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    Personalized Vase

    Turn sentimental artwork into a fun accent piece Mom will treasure for years to come. Choose a favorite piece of children's art, or have the little ones draw something just for the occasion. 

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    Mother's Day Coupons

    Give Mom the things she really wants for Mother's Day. These adorable printable coupons promise clean rooms, picked-up toys, and an hour of alone time. What could be better?

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    Dyed Muddler

    Let Mom play mixologist with this hand-dyed muddler. Made with natural beet dye, this ruby wood bar tool is finished with a stripe of gold paint. She'll love whipping up her favorite cocktail with this handmade gift. 

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    Canvas Watercolor Embroidery Hoops

    Use a set of embroidery hoops to make an easy art gift for mom. Print a sentimental quote or pretty design onto canvas or cloth, then attach to the hoop and secure the design in place. Make a few more with complementary fabrics to turn this DIY Mother's Day gift into a complete art display. 

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    Living Succulent Picture

    A living succulent picture is a fun twist on the traditional flower or plant gifts for Mother's Day. Plant succulents and moss inside a picture frame to create a gorgeous display Mom will love. 

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    Flower Petal Confetti Cards

    We love these pretty confetti cards, and we're obsessed with how easy they are to make! Add flower petals (or actual confetti) to a clear plastic bag and seal tightly to prevent spills. Use scissors or a crafts knife to cut a shape out of the front of a blank card, then use tape or glue to secure the confetti bag to the back of the inside cover. 

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    Kitchen Artwork

    This heartfelt present is the perfect Mother's Day gift for kids to help with. Purchase a set of wooden servingware and add alphabet stickers to the wood surface. Let the kids dip or paint the ends in their favorite colors (or colors that match Mom's kitchen!), and when the paint is dry, peel off the stickers. Hang the spoons inside a frame for a pretty piece of kitchen art mom will treasure. 

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    Kid's Art Plates

    Make Mom a set of adorable decorative dishes with children's artwork on them. The best part is, it's easy to use existing art you know Mom loves. Scan the artwork and follow the package directions on water-transfer paper (available at crafts supply stores) to transfer the scanned artwork to the plates. Note that these are intended for decorative use only, and are not food-safe. 

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    DIY Gardening Apron

    Give Mom a handmade gardening apron this year. Choose the perfect fabrics and follow our simple sewing instructions to create a thoughtful Mother's Day gift for the mom who loves to garden. This project is easier than it looks, we promise!

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    Pretty Embellished Card

    Give mom a semihomemade Mother's Day card with the help of our gorgeous printable quotes. Print out a design and attach it to the front of a blank card, then use jewels, buttons, or other embellishments to finish this easy DIY card for mom. 

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    DIY Rope Flower Vase

    Don't just give Mom flowers for Mother's Day, give her flowers in a decorative vase. Purchase a simple clear vase, and then use hot glue and rope or colored twine to add a simple pattern. Mom will remember this day each time she reuses the vase!

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    Framed Watercolor Print

    Sometimes the best gifts are simple and heartfelt. We love how this gorgeous framed quote says it all—and Mom will, too!

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    Floral Embroidery Hoops

    Celebrate spring and Mother's Day with a handmade piece of art Mom will love. Hand stitching the flowers is easier than you think thanks to our quick tutorial. 

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    Magnetic Travel Chinese Checkers Game

    A DIY game is a simple way to show Mom how much you enjoy spending time with her! This easy craft is perfect for kids and is made with magnetic paper. Customize it in Mom's favorite colors. 

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    Etched Vase

    Give Mom a pretty handmade vase worthy of her Mother's Day flowers. Upcycle a bottle into a stunning glass vessel with our quick etching technique (it's way easier than you think!).

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    Crochet Owl Basket

    Show Mom who loves her with this DIY basket. Perfect for setting on a desk or shelf, this handmade gift is the cutest storage solution we've ever seen. 

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    DIY Stamped Leather Luggage Tag

    Never lose your luggage again! Perfect for the jet setting Mom, this handmade leather luggage tag is a chic addition to her suitcase. 

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    Starry Zodiac Embroidery

    Show off Mom's zodiac sign with this simple embroidered hoop. Add the finished astrological sign to a gallery wall, or gift it to Mom as a fun Christmas ornament. 

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    Midcentury Modern Paper Artwork

    Showcase the beauty of midcentury design with a piece of handmade art. You won't believe what we used to make the geometric shapes. You likely already have everything you need at home. 

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    DIY Mercury Glass

    Create the luxe look of mercury glass with a simple spray painting technique. We're breaking the entire process down into five simple steps. Mom will love getting a handmade Mother's Day gift she can display all year. 

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    Flowerpot Birdhouse

    Transform a plain terracotta pot into a chic DIY birdhouse. Mom will love displaying this handmade house in her yard or garden. Personalize it even more by painting or writing on the pot. 

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    Candied Fruit Peel

    Does she have a sweet tooth? Indulge Mom with a handmade food gift. These candied orange peels look extra pretty packaged in clear jars with patterned ribbons. 

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