Mother's Day is nearly here so get to work creating her amazing and thoughtful gift. We've compiled a list of 20 ideas with step-by-step instructions for you!
Our Moms are the best and totally deserve all of the love on Mother's Day. Search below for the perfect gift for your mom!
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Easy Handmade Gifts for Mom:
Simply tap on the project title to be taken to the step-by-step tutorial.
1. DIY Love Heart Pendant Necklace from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Make a beautiful stitched heart pendant necklace with a step-by-step tutorial. A DIY heart necklace is a great addition to your handmade jewelry collection.
2. Handprint Clay Jewelry Dish from Simple As That Blog
Create a keepsake handprint jewelry dish out of clay using your child’s hand – they’re easy to make and are a darling gift idea to keep in mind for Mother’s Day. These sweet little dishes are guaranteed to melt any Mom or Grandma’s heart.
3. We Love You Photo Frame from Crafts by Amanda
The concept is very simple. Your kids hold up handwritten signs that spell out “we love you” and they take photos of each other holding them. Then they have them printed and drop them into a multi-paned frame!
4. Mother's Day Gift Handprint Oven Mitt from The Idea Room
5. Last Name Shadow Frame from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Learn how to make this beautiful paper flower shadow box with a Cricut. The finished project makes a perfect personalized gift for any gift-giving event.
6. Hugs and Kisses for Mom with Free Printable from Landeelu
A quick and easy Mother’s Day gift idea to let mom know you love her and are thinking about her!
7. DIY Ring Display from The Merry Thought
If you’ve seen me in the past year, you’ve probably noticed that I always have a stack of rings on my fingers. So I’ve been trying to come up with a simple tray or display for my rings at the end of each day and I ended up making a few of these basic wooden displays!
8. Custom Photo Pendant Necklace from Sugar Bees Crafts
I have the perfect handmade gift for you to tackle!! I have given this time and time again, and it’s always a hit. A Custom Photo Pendant!!
9. Mother's Day Gift in a Jar from Pretty Providence
Looking for a gift idea for women? Or a gift for shoe lovers? Our easy slippers gift idea is perfect for any occasion. Slipper filled with treats and small gifts, this is a fun, easy, and thoughtful gift idea!
10. Modern Front Door Decor from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Apply Iron-on to wood and create modern front door decor. Welcome your guests with a DIY door hanger you made with this step-by-step tutorial!
11. Sturdy Market Tote Free Crochet Pattern from Delia Creates
One of my favorite, favorite things about summer is hitting up the farmer’s market. For me, it’s not only about the fresh, local produce, it’s about the experience.
12. Mother's Day Coupon Book from Homemade Gifts Made Easy
Make a beautiful Mothers Day Coupon booklet for your Mom! They also make a lovely gift for Christmas or Mom's birthday 🙂
13. Wood Sign Mother's Day Gift Idea from Craftaholics Anonymous
A DIY Pallet Wood Sign I made for my mom for Mother’s Day this year!
14. Mom's Emergency Stash from Eighteen Twenty Five
Today we have a fun little gift idea that only takes a few minutes to put together. Give it to your Mom or give it to your Mom friends, plus I think even most Dad’s (with their kid’s help) could pull this one off.
15. Wood Burned Wooden Spoons from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Wood Burned Spoons make a great handmade gift or personalize and keep to use yourself! Below is the step-by-step tutorial and video.
16. Blooming Words from Urbanic Paper
This worked out so pretty for our shop window, but would also be an amazing gift to give as a monogram desk accent or wall hanging for the special moms and mom-friends in your life.
17. Handprint Flower Bouquet from Non-Toy Gifts
You will usually see handprint flower bouquet ideas popping up when looking for Mother’s Day gifts made by kids. But our bouquet is a classroom craft, even if technically it wasn’t done at school.
18. Easy Gift Card Holders from Hello Creative Family
Add a handmade touch to gift cards for birthdays, teacher gifts, shower gifts, party favors or wedding presents with these easy DIY gift card holders! Make this papercraft in minutes using your favorite scrapbook paper and your Cricut!
19. Mother's Day Care Package Printables from The Dating Divas
Why should a Mother’s Day gift box be boring? After all, she is one of THE most important women in your life. Show her how much you love her with a darling “mom gift box” that truly shows you care.
20. Exfoliating Loofah Soap from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Learn how to make Exfoliating Loofah Soap using melt and pour soap. An Easy DIY Craft Tutorial Idea that makes a great handmade gift!
21. Mother's Day Questionnaire Printable for Mom and Grandma from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Get our printable questionnaire now and let your kids express their love and creativity, making a unique and lasting gift for a special Mother's Day.
22. Exfoliating Citrus Whipped Soap Recipe from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Learn to make exfoliating citrus whipped soap. Follow our tutorial for a fluffy, skin-pampering experience at home!
Which handmade gift idea is your favorite? Share and leave a comment below!
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