Mother’s Day is almost here, and if you don’t have a gift yet, no worries—we’re sharing a roundup of over 40 easy DIY Mother’s Day gifts that you can make before the weekend!
Related: Elsie’s Mother’s Day Gift Ideas – personalized jewelry picks, kitchen and dining gifts, coffee table books, and more.
We love all things wicker and rattan—especially this caned candle holder. This candle holder is a gift that she can use over and over again, and it goes with pretty much any decor style.
She will absolutely love a soft blanket to get cozy with, and this DIY happens to be for a no-sew fleece tie blanket—super easy to make!
Speaking of jewelry, these gold statement earrings are also a DIY and another great gift idea. They only take a few minutes to make!
How cute are these DIY clay bead bracelets? Making these can turn into a really fun hobby—you might end up making them for all your friends, too.
A glitter letter keychain or a set of glitter acrylic coasters are fun (and useful) gift ideas, and they are equally fun to make. Acrylic projects are some of our favorites; these DIY daisy earrings included!
Candles make great gifts for any occasion—especially Mother’s Day. In fact, we have an entire beginner’s guide post dedicated to making homemade candles.
The soothing crackle of a homemade wood wick candle is hard to beat. And just a little tip—we love using leftover vessels from old candles to make new ones.
Speaking of cozy gifts, make her a bedtime pillow mist that she’s sure to love. It will feel fancy! Sweet dreams!
We have more DIYs like this in our spa archives.
If your mom loves to cook or bake, she will treasure these printable recipe cards gifted inside a cute recipe tin. You could even attach a recipe card to a giftable food item like our homemade cookie butter.
A set of DIY pineapple-shaped oven mitts would be equal parts adorable and functional. This cherry pie potholder, too.
Looking for similar ideas? Check out 10 unique DIY planters and pots.
Do you remember making Shrinky Dinks as a kid? They’re so nostalgic. Emma picked her favorite book covers to make this amazing Shrinky Dinks necklace. This would be such a fun gift!
You might say that we have a thing for homemade bath bombs. They are the best! We have several DIY bath bombs to choose from, like rainbow gold lustre, green tea and lemon, and our classic homemade bath bombs.
Make her a pair of simple dangle pearl earrings. These are so pretty and expensive looking.
Homemade soap is one of our favorite gifts to make. And if you make extra soap, you can keep a couple bars for yourself!
For more amazing body scrub DIYs, check out our ultimate body scrub guide.
If you’re looking for a unique way to gift photos, these DIY photo glitter globes are so fun! You can pick the color (and how much) glitter you add, but the more the merrier.
You could make her a set of terrazzo cheese knives (and then invite yourself over for cheese and wine, of course).
P.S. We have some fun Mother’s Day activities and crafts for kids on our other site, Childhood Magic. xo!