The second Sunday of May is Mother’s Day, which means we’ve got about two weeks to come up with something special that tells the most important women in our lives just how much we appreciate them! The thought might seem overwhelming, but even small, homemade gifts mean a lot to our dear moms. In fact, they might mean the most because they know you put your time and effort into it! Here is a list of simple DIY crafts that make wonderful Mother’s Day gifts.
- Sugar Scrub
This soothing scrub will leave mom as soft and sweet smelling as one of her own babies. And it only takes five minutes to make!
- Bath Bombs
I don’t know a mom, or even a woman, who doesn’t love bath bombs. Check out this kit from YouTuber Karina Garcia, it’s a perfect at home project for kids of any size!
- A Jazzy Journal
Decorate a notebook with origami paper to change a journal from drab to fab! Leave a heartfelt note on the first page for an extra touch of love.
- Stamped Tea Towels
Dip sliced lemons and oranges in paint and use them to decorate plain kitchen towels! Super simple, super cute.
- A Blossom Bag
All you need for this pounded flower tote is a few colorful flowers from your backyard and a hammer! Well, maybe some arm muscles, too.
- A Cupcake Bouquet No guarantee that this bouquet will last very long, but these sweet lemonade cupcakes are pretty and delicious!
- Charming Succulent Save your tin cans for this DIY project! With pretty plant and a watercolor label you’ve got a simple yet beautiful gift that doesn’t require a lot of attention. Get the tutorial at Sarah Hearts
- Beautiful Bottles Take dollar store jars and vases and transform them from blah to beautiful! With a little colorful craft paint, this project is simple and fun. Add family photos for an extra touch.
- Long Lasting Bouquet
Looking for a bouquet that will last longer than a few days? With a little color these coffee filter flowers become the perfect peonies!
- Sweet Smelling Sachets
You can put these lavender filled sachets in dresser drawers, on closet shelves, or in linen closets to keep your clothes and linens smelling great!