diy mother’s day gift ideas

mother’s day: may 10, 2015.

here’s some ideas of what to give your mom for mothers day. all of these ideas are things you can create by yourself, which makes the gift even more special because you put your time and effort into making the gift.

1. the classic note
making a creative letter for your mom can be very heartfelt. if you are more artistic, you can make a card alone, or add it with another gift. take some cardstock paper and any art supplies you need (colored pencils, markers, or even water color paints). get creative with it and do your own thimothers-day-paintingng.
if you are better with computers, creating cards can be a way to go. search up card making website such as

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2. canvas art
canvas’ are a little more expensive but you can do a lot of things with it. canvas’ are found at your local art store like a c moores and michaels. you can create crayon art (gluing crayons however you want along the canvas and taking a hairdryer and melting the crayons).

3. collage 
making a collage of pictures of your family and your mom is sweet¬†and doesn’t cost much money. you can either make a paper poster or a wood poster. print out pictures and arrange them on the collage so that there are no white spaces.

4. bMothers-day-gift-basketuying items
buying things from stores can also be really sweet and memorable. you can buy jewelry, makeup, or a spa or pamper day for your mom.

5. household items
HW003-GreyKitchen-Insetmaking things for your mom to use around the house is both useful and sweet. making things such as signs to put on the wall (buy a piece of wood, paint, and decorate), making holders for either makeup brushes or kitchen utensils.

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6. body care
giving your mom things to take care of her body is cool to make, nice to smell, and caring to give your mom. making things such as hair masks, body lotion, or face scrubs or masks. links such as


7. knitting or crocheting
finalcard-headerif you know how to knit or crochet, making something shows time, care, and effort. make things like bags, scarfs, tops, headbands, or others.