Mother’s Day is coming up and the most heartfelt gifts are the ones we make ourselves. This year, make a lasting impression with my 10 favorite DIY Mother’s Day gifts!
The best way to make a gift personal and remind mom of the people who love her is to go for a gift that involves photos. These DIY Embroidery Hoop Portraits would look great in a grouping on your wall, or strung together to make a garland:
- (Instructions in German, but all you need is iron-on transfer paper to put the photos onto fabric. Stick them in your embroidery hoops and embellish to your heart’s desire!)
For a twist on photographic gifts, silhouettes are a stylish option. Go for classic black like this DIY Wall Art, or decoupage the silhouette with a map of that person’s birthplace, like this: Inspiring Map Silhouette:
Reward the Well-Read
Top Trinket Holders
We all have bits and bobs lying around our houses, so here are some cute ways to organize them. DIY Imprinted Clay Bowls are perfect for storing jewelry, keys, buttons, and more. You could even make them magnetic with this DIY Magnetic Pin Plate tutorial:
Everything Stops for Tea
For gifts that look and smell good, these DIY Vintage Tea Cup Candles are my favorite. They are elegant, pretty, and look like they come from an expensive boutique:
Which one is your favorite? Are you ready to get crafting?