35+ DIY gifts for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and there’s still time to DIY a handmade Mother’s Day gift. I’ve collected more than 35 favorite, Mother’s Day craft ideas, and many are super easy to make. I’ve linked up wreaths, topiaries, garden décor, photo crafts, and lots more. See something you love? Drop a hint and share the link! 😉

More than 35 beautiful DIY gift ideas for Mother's Day! CraftsnCoffee.com.

I’ll start with my favorite – a Cupcake Bouquet, of course! (Hint, hint to anyone in my family who might be reading this . . .)

Beautiful -- and yummy! Make a Cupcake Bouquet on CraftsnCoffee.com.

DIY a Cupcake Bouquet for Mother’s Day.

I think most moms would appreciate the sentiment on these Soothing Spa Eggs!

I could use these on my desk! Easy to make with clay and foam eggs, and not just for Easter! CraftsnCoffee.com.

Soothing Spa Eggs

Does your mom enjoy sewing and other needle crafts? Rebekah Meier shares her Treasure Box & Pin Cushion, and Patty Schaffer shows how to make a Button Bouquet.

How to make a vintage pin cushion and keepsake box for Mother's Day.

This keepsake box & pin cushion is both pretty and useful.

how to make a button bouquet

Button Flower Bouquet

And here are many more gift ideas that I’m sure your mom would love! Or, help out your family and send a few links so they know what you might like!

Garden Crafts for Mom

Mosaic Garden Balls

how to make a pebble or river rock mosaic garden ball

Pebble Mosaic Garden Ball

Vintage Book Succulent Garden

There's a trick to making this Vintage Book Container Garden in just an hour or two! I love this idea. CraftsnCoffee.com.

Vintage Book, Succulent Garden

Teacup Succulent Garden Wreath

Pretty! Love this Moss Wreath with a Teacup Succulent Garden! CraftsnCoffee.com.

Moss Wreath & Teacup Succulent Garden Wreath

Sea Glass & Sand Orbs

sea glass & seashell crafts

Sea Glass & Sand Orbs by Kathleen George

Topiaries for Mom

Teacup Topiary

how to make a teacup topiary

Teatime & Teacup Topiaries

Ranunculus Topiary

DIY Topiary and Pomander

Ranunculus Topiary & Pomander

Flower Garden Topiary

What a pretty topiary! A great way to use up paper scraps and paint chips. CraftsnCoffee.com

Flower Garden Topiary

Paper Flower & Buttons Tree

Felt Flower Topiary

Polka Dot Crepe Paper Flower Topiary

Butterfly Topiary

Favorite Button Topiary

Wreaths for Mom

Map Flowers Wreath

Map Flower Wreath: Beautiful wreath made with an old map, flower punches and Styrofoam wreath. Tutorial on CraftsnCoffee.com.

Map Flowers Wreath

Shabby Burlap & Buttons Wreath

This pretty Shabby Burlap & Buttons Wreath is so easy to make. Perfect for fall!

Shabby Burlap & Buttons Wreath

Crepe Paper Flower Wreath

Gorgeous! DIY Crepe Paper Flower Wreath on CraftsnCoffee.com.

The wreath is like a springtime garden party!

Ombre Spring Wreath

Felt Daffodil Wreath

Spring Yarn Wreath

Summertime Burlap, Twine & Butterfly Wreath

Flowers for Mom

20-Minute Mother’s Day Mug

If you have 20 minutes, you can make this Mother's Day Mug.

20-Minute Mother’s Day Mug

Pink & Green Carnation Cone & Pomander

Super-easy Carnation Toiary and Carnation Pomander for home decor, weddings and Mother's Day.

Pink & Green Pomander

Pink Posy Purse

Cute DIY centerpiece for a luncheon or bridal shower. Mother's Day gift idea, too. Easy enough to make multiples. CraftsnCoffee.com

Pink Posy Purse

Carnation Cupcake

Framed Flower Bouquet

Framed Orchids

Blooming Paper Flower Pomander

Purple Posy Package

Moss & Roses Cone

Felted Flower Pins

Photo Crafts for Mom

CD Photo Clip

easy Father's Day crafts for kids

CD Photo Clip

Blooming Family Photo Garden

A beautiful way to display family photos. It would be pretty as part of a gallery wall, too. CraftsnCoffee.com.Steampunk Photo Cube

steampunk photo cube

Steampunk Style Photo Cube

Handmade Photo Cube

Vintage Photo Cube

I love you!

Origami Heart Wreath

How to make an Origami Heart Wreath. Great Valentine's Day craft idea for kids! CraftsnCoffee.com.

The heart with wings is a little more challenging for younger hands, but older children can easily follow the tutorial.

Easy String Art Heart

Really -- no pounding, no smashed fingers! Easy way to make string art on CraftsnCoffee.com.

Easy, String-Art Heart

Do you have any favorites here? You can always share a few links with a wink, wink, nudge, nudge, and help your family celebrate Mother’s Day.

More than 35 beautiful DIY gift ideas for Mother's Day! CraftsnCoffee.com.

Happy crafting!


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12 Responses to 35+ DIY gifts for Mother’s Day

  1. mpittsnuff60 says:

    Lots of fun ideas for gifts all year round. I love spring!🌈🎈

  2. Louann Lord says:

    Where are you located or are these online?

    • Sharon says:

      Hi Louann, These are all DIY gift ideas, and you’ll find links to the tutorials in the post above. We don’t have a storefront, and we don’t sell these crafts. Thanks for stopping in, and happy crafting! Sharon

  3. Angie says:

    Sharon, you have been one busy lady! So many pretty crafts to make for Mom, Grandma, Aunt, Sister, or for a Dear Friend! It is hard to just pick one. The cupcake bouquet will make anyone’s day. I hope someone in your family will create one for you, in your favorite flavors! Topiaries are delightful and can be designed with the recipient’s favorite colors. I especially like the 20 minute one. Who does not have 20 minutes to make a craft that will make Mom smile. As far as the Teatime Topiaries, I love those. Do not use the good set in your Mom’s dining room china cabinet. You can always purchase a new one or run down to the Dollar Store to pick one out. Happy Mother’s Day! Happy crafting!

    • Sharon says:

      As always, thanks for adding in your ideas, too. And YES, do not use mom’s best teapot! Or if you do, wedge the foam in tight enough that you don’t need to glue it in place. That way, you can always remove the foam and flowers. I had fun looking back at all of these ideas, and I’m so thankful for the creative team that worked hard creating these pretties. Glad you stopped in, Angie. Sharon

  4. annehaun says:

    Wow – thanks for all the great ideas!

  5. Katiria says:

    35 ideas? If someone can’t find a beautiful gift to make out of these 35 ideas then they are hopeless! I like the Pink Posey Purse 😉

    • Sharon says:

      🙂 So glad you’re inspired, Katiria. I wanted to be sure there was something for everyone, and you know, I could have easily made it 50+, but I had to stop somewhere. I hope you’re crafters are working toward your special day! Thanks so much for stopping by. Sharon

  6. LOVE the Pink Posy Purse , Map Page Flower Wreath, Teatime and Teacup Topiaries, Mosaic Garden Balls and the Soothing Spa Eggs! Since my parents live in a Camper all Summer and a very small cottage in the winter I would be most likely to make the Spa Eggs or Garden Balls for Mom! They love gardening and have actually taken over all the flower gardening at the camp they stay at for the Summer so these would be perfect for her!! Thanks for the inspiration!!

    • Sharon says:

      If your parents love to garden, the Garden Balls are an excellent choice. I’ve had one in my garden for years, and it still looks beautiful. I hope you’ll send a few links to family members, Barb (wink, wink)! Thanks so much for stopping by today. Craft on, Barb. xo, Sharon

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