Sometimes a store-bought gift just doesn’t represent the level of love and gratitude your mom deserves on Mother’s Day. For mom and all she does, it’s worth putting in a bit of creativity, ingenuity, and good old-fashioned elbow grease to create a unique gift she’ll cherish for years. If you need a good starting point, here are some great DIY Mother’s Day gifts you can make all your own.
Help mom take a load off and relax at home with these soothing and fragrant bath bombs you can make with just a few ingredients.
If you can’t keep mom out the kitchen even on Mother’s Day, at least equip her with exciting new ammo for her arsenal. This standard cooking oil gets dressed up with hot peppers, adding a sizzling dash of flavor to any dish.
These are great practice for young children who are interested in crafting. Plus, the fabric flower is a great decorative accessory mom can get lots of mileage from.
This stylish herb garden planter gives mom a chance to grow all the rosemary, thyme, basil, or any herb she desires.
All you need for this lovely keepsake is some paint, a blank coffee mug, and an eager child.
Know anyone celebrating their first Mother’s Day, or perhaps a mother-to-be? Help them unwind and recharge with a survival kit overflowing with all her favorite candies, facemasks, and other essentials.
Put those old wine corks to good use with this thrifty and creative decorative vase.
Let your inner artist shine with a custom string art piece that celebrates mom in all her glory. Follow a tutorial, or just freeform it and see what speaks to you!
If your mom’s a librarian, maybe try something different. But if she’s okay with one of her favorite books being transformed into this ultra-cute planter, then give this project a go for Mother’s Day.
Who doesn’t love the fresh smell of lavender? With this DIY linen spray, mom can be greeted with this sweet scent whenever she pleases.
Okra is a classic Southern treat; it’s delicious and extremely versatile. It also functions as a brilliant DIY stamp thanks to its uniquely floral appearance when cut in half.
These custom kits come with all the ingredients you need to make a bar of soap in the shape of a gemstone. Not only do they smell incredible, but they shimmer beautifully like an actual gemstone.