12 Original DIY Gifts for Moms

Mom, Mommy, Mother, Mama, whatever you call her, she is one of the most important people in your life. And there is something extra special about finding just the right gift for her. Whether it’s for Mother’s Day, Christmas, or her Birthday, you want to make sure you give her something she will love.

What better way to give her something amazing than to make it yourself. I have always thought DIY gifts are extra special because you know how much thought (and work) goes into them.

 

But I know, sometimes it is hard to think of original DIY gifts for moms. Something that will really make them go Wow! You made this for me?

 

That is why today I wanted to share a list of amazing DIY projects, that would be perfect as gifts for your mom. Whether she loves flowers, cooking or jewelry, there is something you can make for her!

My list of Original DIY Gifts for Moms

1

DIY Balsa Wood Planters by brepurposed

If your mom is a plant lover (and really, whose mom isn’t?), you could make her these gorgeous wood planters. Choose her favorite colors, plant some pretty flowers and you are good to go.


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Photo by brePurposed

2

DIY Floral Tea Bags by Kipi

How awesome are these? If you’ve got a tea-loving mom, these floral tea bags are a perfect way to combine two of her favorite things – tea and flowers!


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Photo by Kipi

3

Dipped Wooden Utensils by Earnest Home Co.

I am sure every mom would love a lovely new set of kitchen utensils, especially when they look this good. And they are super simple to make!


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Photo by Earnest Home Co.

4

Copper Wood Serving Board by Always Rooney

You can never have too many serving boards, right? This DIY serving board looks easy enough to make and would be a great addition to any mom’s kitchen.


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Photo by Always Rooney

5

DIY Stenciled Tea Towels by Lovely Indeed

Speaking of kitchen decor, these stenciled tea towels would make an awesome gift. Make a set of them in different color combos, or chose one color palette and use a different pattern on each towel. Lovely indeed!


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Photo by Lovely Indeed

6

Ombre Rope Coasters by yes! we made this

These rope coasters are an easy sewing DIY, perfect for the beginner sewer. A set of these makes a lovely and practical gift, so make sure you check out the tutorial.


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7

DIY Rattan Sunburst Mirror by The House that Lars Built

This mirror DIY takes rattan to a whole new level. And the end result looks like something out of a design magazine. Amazing!


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Photo by The House that Lars Built

8

Handmade Hanging Wall Vases by Design Mom

These gorgeous hanging wall vases are a great accent to any room and I am sure any mom would love to get one (or a few).


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Photo by Design Mom

9

DIY Clay Cactus Ring Dish by Lovely Indeed

If your mom is one of those women who looove wearing rings, this would be perfect! A fun and quirky ring dish in the shape of a cactus. Because – why not?


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Photo by Lovely Indeed

10

DIY Ring Display by the Merry Thought

Okay, okay, so maybe not every mom in the world would want a cactus ring dish. If your mom would prefer something more subtle, consider this elegant ring display.


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Photo by the Merry Thought

11

Concrete Soy Candles by Curbly

If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to make your own candles, this is your chance! These would make a perfect gift for any mom.


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Photo by Curbly

12

Glitter Candles by yes! we made this

If you’re looking for a simpler candle DIY, this is perfect! Get some glitter and some glue and you will have your present ready in no time.


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There you go. 12 fantastic original DIY gifts for moms. I hope I’ve inspired you to make your next present for your mom yourself.

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