Mother’s Day Crafts

No more flowers that die within a week or chocolates she doesn’t want. This year, give your Mom the ultimate gift, a Mother’s Day craft. She’ll love the handmade element and thoughtfulness of these homemade Mother’s day gifts, and you’ll look like a rock star. We even have easy kids Mother’s Day gifts ideas. Browse all our Mother’s Day crafts and projects below, and be sure to click on any project image for detailed instructions.

DIY Gift For Mom: Mini Album in a Pocket Watch

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I don’t know of many moms who don’t like to keep photos of their babies handy- even when their babies aren’t really babies anymore, or if they are four-legged fur babies. This DIY gift for mom mini album project makes a fun gift  for grandmothers too, or really anyone who would like a unique way to display some precious photos. Supplies needed to make your own mini album pocket watch DIY gift for mom: Xyron Sticker Maker Large Steampunk Pocket {Read More}

A Stepping Stone for Grandpa’s Garden

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Father’s Day is just around the corner, and while I love to help my own kidlets put together a little something for my hubby, I can’t forget our own fathers – our kids’ grandfathers. Enter this beautiful handmade stepping stone. Grandpas (or Papas or Grandads, etc) are such wonderful and dear people. In our case, my daughters have a Grandpa who works very hard on his garden. And while he spends so much time keeping up his flowers and shrubs, {Read More}

Sugar Scrub Recipe: Orange & Brown Sugar

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Sugar scrubs are great for exfoliating dry skin and help to lock in moisture with nourishing oils. I’m known for always having sugar scrub containers around. My sisters often leave my house with my latest sugar scrub creation and make requests for their favorites. I’ve been making my own scrubs for years after realizing how pricey they can be to buy. Back in college, my friend and I sat down one weekend and experimented with different sugar scrub recipes and {Read More}

Personalized Stamped Metal Charm Necklaces

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Today’s craft is simple, easy to execute and so much cheaper than the inspiration, you might faint.  HERE is the inspiration piece.  It cost $130.  It is a very nice necklace and I, along with much of America, wanted one this past Christmas.  However, the price is steep for some stamped metal, so I decided to try stamping my own name necklaces. Supplies needed to make your own stamped metal name charms: Rectangle Frame Charms (These come in a variety of finishes) Thin Ball {Read More}

How-to: Iced Cupcake Gift Boxes

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Teacher appreciation week and Mother’s Day are both coming up!  Even when you give store bought items, it’s still fun to add a personal touch with a handmade card or gift bag. These cute cupcake gift boxes are a fun way to let someone know you think they are super sweet! Supplies needed to make your own cupcake gift boxes: Paper Mache Cupcake Boxes Alene’s True Snow Craft Paint Cabochons Seed Beads Scrapbook Paper Scoring Board Mod Podge in Gloss and {Read More}

DIY Spring ‘Bloom’ Gift Bag

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With Spring well on its way, I am excited to plant flowers and a garden and hopefully enjoy a little warm weather soon!  So with a few simple supplies, I created a perfect spring gift bag idea for a neighbor, a friend, a wedding (or baby) favor or even for your mom for Mother’s Day!  Or, just because!  This ‘Bloom’ gift bag is a perfect way to brighten up someone’s day and the best part is that it was simple {Read More}

Gold Leaf Fence Planter Box DIY

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Mother’s Day is almost here and I have a gold leaf  fence planter box that is the perfect thing to make and give to mom.  Or make one (or a dozen) for yourself!  I mean they can’t all be gifts right? The rustic picket fence look of this little planter box was just screaming for a modern touch. So I added some simple gold leaf just to the tips of the pickets.  Get the full instructions and see just how easy it {Read More}

DIY Felt Pouch Tissue Holder

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With Easter this weekend — the next holiday we’ll be looking towards is Mother’s Day.  Today’s tissue holder project might be just the thing for you to whip up for mom.  It’s super functional and easy too.  I don’t know about you, but I always carry tissues in my purse or bag! Why not carry them in style?   I thought I’d share these DIY felt pouch tissue holders with you. Supplies needed to make your own felt pouch tissue holder: Felt (colors of {Read More}

Mother’s Day Gift Idea: Homemade Strawberry Bath Soak

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Mother’s Day is coming up and one of my favorite things to do on Mother’s Day is to take a little time for myself and have an opportunity to relax just a little bit.  I rarely take baths but when I do, I love adding beautifully scented bath soak to my tub. So today, I am showing you how to quickly make amazing bath soak!  Bath soak makes a perfect gift for Mother’s Day and you’ll be so surprised at {Read More}