5 Simple, Savvy DIY Gift Ideas to Melt Mom's Heart on Mother's Day

Our moms are the most amazing people on the planet and they deserve only the best, right?

But busy schedules and limited budgets tend to put a dent in our plans to give them the world. That's why we compiled this fun list of totally manageable and affordable DIY ideas that are sure impress any mother on their special day!

1. Painted Tin Flower Cans

Painted Tin Can Mother's Day Gift

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Flowers are, without a doubt, the most classic gift to give on Mother's Day, but why not take things a step further and make an adorable homemade vase to go with that beautiful bouquet? Using some paint and ribbon, transform an ordinary looking can into a brightly colored centerpiece.

Follow the instructions to make this perfectly painted tin HERE. 

2. Marble Mugs

Marble Mugs DIY project

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This super simple and stylish project only requires a few items: a mug, some nail polish and a toothpick! Give mom a totally cute and unique marble-polished coffee cup to start her mornings off just right!

The instructions for this mug can be found HERE. 


3. Cupcake Bouquet

Cupcake Boquet DIY project

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If your mom is as cupcake obsessed as we are, then she's going to want this particular bouquet in her life. Making the actual cupcakes will take a moment, but after that it's a breeze! Why not make mom something pretty and edible?

Follow the instructions to make this b-e-a-u-tiful boquet HERE!


4. A Monogrammed Letter

Monogrammed Letter DIY Mother's Day project

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Pick up a giant wooden letter from any craft store and decorate it with pics of you and your mom! The end result will be an adorable collage that will look great up in her room or even in her office at work.

You can purchase wooden letters HERE. 


5. Personalized Drawing Necklace

Personalized drawing necklace from etsy

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This cool Etsy shop will take any drawing you want and make it into a necklace! Perfect for Mother's Day, the necklace is completely customizable and can even include a sweet message. Aww!

You can make your own customizable necklace HERE!


Now that you have some majorly great gift ideas for Mom's Day, you need these delicious dessert ideas to make for her, too! And lets be honest, mom won't be the only one eating them!