Mother's Day is just around the corner and what better way to show your love and appreciation for the most important woman in your life than by creating DIY gifts with your children? Not only are these gifts unique and personalised, but they are also budget-friendly and fun to make. In this blog post, we will share 5 easy and thoughtful DIY gift ideas that you can create with your children for Mother's Day.
Handprint Flower Pot
A handprint flower pot is a perfect gift for Mother's Day. All you need is a terracotta pot, acrylic paint, and your child's hand. Have your child dip their hand in the paint and carefully press it onto the pot to create a flower. Once the paint has dried, you can add a personal message or decorate the pot with more flowers or designs. (We think that Grandma would like this one too!)
Personalised Photo Frame
A personalised photo frame is a sentimental gift that any mum will love. All you need is a plain wooden frame, some paint or markers, and a photo of you and your child. Have your child decorate the frame with their own design or handprints and add the photo. This gift is not only thoughtful, but it's also a great way to capture a special moment.
A handmade card is always a classic Mother's Day gift that never goes out of style. All you need is some construction paper, pens, crayons (anything you have lying around in the craft cupboard, and your child's creativity. Have your little one create a unique card with their own message or drawing. This is a simple yet heartfelt gift that any mother will cherish.
Personalised Tea Towel
A personalised tea towel is a practical gift that any mother can use. All you need is a plain tea towel, some fabric paint or markers, and your child's imagination. Have your child create a unique design or handprint on the towel and add a personal message. This gift is not only practical, but it's also a great way to showcase your child's artwork.
Homemade Bath Bombs
Who doesn't love a relaxing bath? Homemade bath bombs are a great way to pamper mum and show her that you care. They’re actually really simple to make, all you need is baking soda, citric acid, essential oils, and a mould. Mix the ingredients together, shape them into balls and press in the mould, and let them dry overnight. You can then package them in a mason jar or wrap with fancy paper with a personal label or message.
Mother's Day is a special day to show your love and appreciation for your mum. These 5 easy and thoughtful DIY gifts are a perfect way to do just that! They are simple to create, budget-friendly, and personalised with your child's creativity. Remember, it's the thought that counts, so don't worry about being perfect. Your mum or grandma will love anything that comes from the heart. Happy Mother's Day!