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DIY Mother’s Day Gifts

DIY Mother’s Day Gifts…20 fabulous handmade gift ideas that are perfect for showing your love. Easy step-by-step instructions to help make this Mother’s Day the best yet.

DIY Mother's Day Gift Collage

Homemade Mother’s Day Gifts

It’s that amazing time of the year again when all mothers and motherly figures are celebrated! And if you are like me you are struggling to think of a gift worthy for that outstanding wife, mother, grandmother, or dear friend, who has cared for you as a mother would, in your life. I mean what gift could possibly express gratitude for all of the many ways you have been loved by such an amazing woman?! It can be difficult to find a great gift!

One thing I have learned about Mother’s Day is that gifts are extra appreciated when they are something homemade. The time and energy you put in making your gift means so much to mothers. There are many DIY gifts that any mother would be overjoyed to receive and I have compiled some amazing options. Below I have included 20 fabulous DIY gifts that you can put together yourself for the dear mother in your life. But at the end of the day just know that a hug from you and the words “I love you” are the best gift you can give.

Lemon Sugar Scrub

Pamper the motherly figures in your life with this relaxing lemon sugar scrub. This is a great gift for all those hard-working mamas out there!

Lemon Sugar Scrub
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Lemon Sugar Scrub

Succulent Tea Cups

Ok, how cute are these?! These succulent teacups look so elegant and Moms will love both the teacup and succulent plant!

3 plants in 3 white teacups with a gift tag
Happy Deal Happy Day

Succulent Tea Cups via Happy Deal Happy Day

Shoe Lovers

Does the mother in your life love shoes? Try stuffing a cute pair of new shoes with her favorite things. Anyone would love to receive this gift!

Gift cards, chocolate, shoes and beauty products
Pretty Providence

Gift for Show Lovers via Pretty Providence

Pebble Family Portrait

This Mother’s Day gift is so creative! Create your own pebble family portrait by simply finding things outside. This idea is definitely a winner.

Rock collage of a family in a picture frame
Sense & Serendipity

DIY Pebble Family Portrait Art via Sense & Serendipity

Washi Tape Bangles

Who knew taped jewelry could look this amazing?! Every mom will love these wooden bangles that have been dressed up with some strips of washi tape.

wooden bracelet with washi tape
Delineate you Dwelling

Striped Washi Tape Bangles via Delineate your Dwelling

Farmhouse Wreath

A homemade farmhouse wreath is a perfect gift for Mother’s day and let me tell you why. It’s stunning, inexpensive to make, and what mom doesn’t love a good wreath?

Green wreath hanging on a wall
Making Manzanita

DIY Farmhouse Wreath via Making Manzanita

Mini Spa

Give your mom an adorable new makeup bag filled with some of her favorite things including some fun gel nail polish and chapstick. Love this idea!

Mother's Day Mini Spa Printables - so easy to print off and stick in a cute makeup case!
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Mother’s Day Mini Spa Printables

Footprint Art

Capture memories with this sweet Mother’s Day art idea. Grandmothers will love seeing their little grandbabies’ footprints.

Mother's Day footprint printable

Mother’s Day Gift with Free Download

Marbled Nail Polish Mugs

These nail polish mugs look incredible. I can’t believe that you can get a marbled effect from nail polish. So creative and what a fun gift idea!

Nail polish design on a white mug
Strength & Sunshine

DIY Marbled Nail Polish Mugs via Strength & Sunshine

Lavender Milk Bath

Treat the mother figure in your life to a relaxing lavender milk bath. This is so easy to make and will leave your mom feeling so wonderful.

Lavender and dry milk mixture in 2 tall jars
Three Little Ferns

DIY Lavender Milk Bath via Three Little Ferns

Mom’s Day Off

Here is another great jar gift idea for every mom! I love that this has chapstick and a face mask in it. Sign me up!

Chaptick, lufa, face mask and other relaxing items in a jar with pink bow
Fun Squared

Spa in a Jar via Fun Squared

Breakfast in Bed

Every Mom deserves to eat breakfast in bed on Mother’s Day! These printables are darling and add some pizazz to an ordinary breakfast.

Mother's Day breakfast in bed printables on iheartnaptime.com
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Breakfast in Bed FREE Printables


Have you ever tried making your own soap? It’s actually not that hard and always makes a great gift! These handmade soaps are beautiful!

Homemade Hand Soaps
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Handmade Soaps

Spa Gift Basket

Every woman would love to receive a spa gift basket complete with some bath salts, body spray and butter, and other relaxing things. I love the free printables in this one.

Candle, Towel, and other relaxing spa products in a brown woven basket
Farmhouse on Boone

Handmade Mother’s Day Gift Baskets With Free Printable Labels via Farmhouse on Boone

Glass Etching

Glass etching looks beautiful on pyrex and it’s the perfect way to put your last name on your pans so they don’t get mixed up with somebody else’s. I love this gift idea!

Glass Pan with Etching on it
Make It & Love It

Glass Etching via Make It & Love It

Flower Candle

This flower candle is simply breathtaking and you can create one too! Any mom would be thrilled to receive such a stunning gift.

Real flowers on a white candle
Lily La Ardor

Flower Candle via Lily La Ardor

How fun is this?! The cookie is actually the card! Simply choose one word that best describes your Mom and make it edible. Yum!

Cookie letters in a long box
Tell Love and Party

Mother’s Day Cookie Cards via Tell Love and Party

Tile Photo Coasters

What mom wouldn’t want some of her most cherished memories out on the coffee table for all to see?! These DIY tile photo coasters are so fun!

Photographs on Coasters

DIY Tile Photo Coasters via Popsugar

“Grandma is…” Printable

Here is a very thoughtful gift idea that kids will have so much fun making. This printable is adorable and you can do this with the name mother as well.

Mother's Day Printable
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DIY Mother’s Day Gift From Kids

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  1. Tons of great ideas! I especially love the cute little ruffled clutch and the sugar scrubs