10 Homemade Mother’s Day Gifts

A mother’s love is really like nothing else, she gave you the world while growing up and while you may never be able to repay her, you can make her day a little more special with a homemade Mother’s Day gift.  So this year, skip the drugstore card and craft up you own heartfelt gift.  Here are 10 great ideas for homemade Mother’s Day gifts to let your mom know she’s extra special!

10 Crafty and Thoughtful Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

1. DIY Fabric Frames

DIY Mother's Days Gifts - Fabric Frame Tutorial

These fabric frames are easy to make and are a memorable keepsake to display your photographs. See the full tutorial at The Wonder Forest.

2. DIY Milk Glass Succulent

DIY Mill Glass Succulent. What a sweet little Mother's Day gift idea!

What is more adorable than a little succulent? These little plants are easy-to-grow and care for, which make the perfect little gift for busy moms. To make your own DIY milk glass succulents visit House By Hoff.

3. Homemade Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub

DIY Mother's Day Gift Ideas - Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub

One this is for sure, Moms deserve to be pampered! This homemade coconut lime sugar scrub is both delectable and invigorating. To whip up your own batch visit The Idea room.

4. Breakfast in Bed

Great Gift Ideas for Mom - Breakfast In Bed

Don’t underestimate the value of breakfast in bed. It’s basically impossible to screw up Mother’s Day breakfast in bed. You could bring her a cold Pop-Tart and she’d STILL love it. Here are some ideas for some easy meals you could whip up.

5. DIY Mother’s Day Photo Cube

DIY Mother's Day Photo Cube

Moms always love photos of their kids, which is why pictures make such great gifts. This year, think beyond the boring picture frame and make Mom a photo cube that she’ll be proud to display. See the full tutorial at: All Parenting.

6. Movie Night with Mom

A Movie Night with Mom

There’s really nothing more precious that time spent together. So start melting the butter for that popcorn and have a movie night in with Mom for Mother’s day. Get the Movie Night Card Tutorial here.

7. Lavender Rosemary Bath Salts

Homemade Mother's Day Gifts - DIY Rosemary Lavender Bath Salt

Here’s another great way to pamper Mom on Mother’s Day. This lavender rosemary bath salt recipe a perfect way to give Mom some soothing r&r time. See the full tutorial at Living Lucurto.

8. DIY Printable Mother’s Day Cards

Homemade Mothers Day Gifts - FREE DIY Printable cards!

Sometimes all you need is a sweet little card to say I love you. So rather getting a store bought card, you can print one of your own from Sarah Hearts. She has three free printable template for you to choose from.

9. Homemade Soap with Rose and Vanilla

Homemade vanilla and rose soap tutorial

Homemade soap is one of my favorite gift ideas! Homemade soap can be a luxurious treat for any mom. Follow this easy recipe at Henry Happened to DIY your own soap.

10. Framed Silhouettes

DIY Framed Silhouettes

What Mom’s love most is their kids. So make this memorable silhouette keepsake that she can proudly put on display. Follow the easy instructions at Henry Happened to make your own.

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What do you have planned for your Mom this year?
Let me know in the comments below!

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  • Ashley McKernan
    May 1, 2014

    LOVE the framed silhouette idea. Great picks!

  • Sam - DIY Huntress
    May 1, 2014

    Thank you SO much for sharing this post! I can’t wait to DIY some soap!

    xox Sam

    Ps. I’d love to collaborate with you, what do you think?

    • Eileen
      May 1, 2014

      Oh DIY soap is next on my list of to-do’s as well! I’d love to collab with you, what were you thinking?


  • Caroline
    May 2, 2014

    These look like wonderful gifts. I’m loving that scrub. I might have to try it for myself.

    • Eileen
      May 4, 2014

      Oh you definitely should! I’ve been really into DIY beauty lately 🙂

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