Mother’s Day: 10 Awesome DIY’s!

Hello lovely readers!  With Mother’s Day right around the corner (yes, it’s THIS Sunday!), I thought I would do a handy little round-up of my favorite Mother’s Day gift DIY’s… You’re welcome ;-)

10 Awesome DIY Gifts for Mother's Day - bohoberry.comNothing say’s Mother’s Day to me like a handmade gift.  With SO many posts out there showcasing ideas for kids to make for their mothers, I thought I’d focus more on some ideas for us grown-up children.

#1 DIY Doily Canvas Bag:

DIY Canvas Doily BagThis bag would make a great addition to any mother’s shopping arsenal!  Find the tutorial over at Ashley Ann Photography.

#2 DIY Painted Mugs that won’t wash away:

DIY Painted Mugs that won't wash awayYou can find the tutorial over at Laughin Gabi.  Oh, and for some adorable ideas for what to write on your mugs, check out these hilarious sayings from Paging Fun Mums:

Fun Mother's Day Mug

#3 DIY Tile Photo Coasters:

DIY Tile Photo CoastersThese oh-so-cute coasters would make an excellent Mother’s Day gift!  Find out how to make your own over at Pop Sugar.

#4 Homemade Strawberry Bath Soak:

Homemade Strawberry Bath SoakThis simple to make Mother’s Day gift would be great in a spa-themed gift basket for Mom!  You might even find yourself making some extra for yourself… Find out how it’s done over at Crafts Unleashed.

#5 Free Printable Mother’s Day Coupons:

Free Printable Mother's Day CouponsI’m in LOVE with these printable coupons from Skip to my Lou!  How adorable would these be along with one of the other DIY’s on this list?

#6 Turn Handwritten Recipes into Tea Towels:

Handwritten Recipes into Tea TowelsIf this is not awesome, I just don’t know what is!  You could even go a step further and use your grandmother’s recipes for this project… imagine the tears in your mom’s eyes on Mother’s Day!  Check out the how-to at SpoonFlower.

#7 Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries:

Cheesecake Stuffed StrawberriesSometimes, as a mom, the gift of food is one of the best Mother’s Day gifts of them all!  I just love how delicious these stuffed strawberries look… Find the recipe at The Girl Who Ate Everything.

#8 Send a Mother’s Day Care Package:

Mother's Day Care PackageSome of us live too far away to show up with gifts in hand on Mother’s Day… How about sending Mom a beautifully wrapped care package?  Tell me you wouldn’t just be delighted if this showed up at your door!  Get the tutorial over at The Dating Divas.

#9 DIY a Gratitude Journal:

Gratitude Journal for Mom

A gratitude journal is basically a notebook where at the end of the day, you write down the things you are grateful for… When you’re feeling particularly blue one day, it’s really great to open up to random pages and re-read your entries.  Find out more and how to DIY one for your mom over at eHow.

#10 DIY Infused Olive Oils:

DIY Infused Olive OilsThese DIY infused olive oils are perfect for the mom who loves to cook!   Some of these oils can cost a fortune in high-end kitchen supply stores… find out how to make some for your mom this Mother’s Day at Just Putzing.


So there you have it!  My list of 10 awesome Mother’s Day DIY’s… now get to work!  You only have 5 days left until Mother’s Day :-)

Kara Benz
Kara Benz is the artist and author behind Boho Berry, where she inspires her readers to lead a more centered, fulfilled, and inspired life. Kara also runs a successful sticker shop on Etsy – Boho Berry Paperie.


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