Kid-Made Mother’s Day Gifts Moms Will Love

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and, in case you need a little inspiration for Mother’s Day gifts from kids moms will love, we’ve pulled together our favorite finds from across the web.

These 16 homemade gifts are sure to make Mother’s Day extra special for any mom.

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Help mom sneak in some extra relaxation with a batch of fizzy scented bath bombs.

Awesome Kid-Made Gift Idea. Make Fizzy Scented Bath Bombs!! {Playdough to Plato}

Tuck a bouquet of flowers into a hand painted paper bag vase. // Eighteen25

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Make a keepsake My Mom and Me book. // hello, Wonderful

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Mix together some rejuvenating Citrus Sugar Scrubs. // Delia Creates

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Spread the word about all the wonderful things you love most about mom in a homemade newspaper. // Martha Stewart

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Feeling crafty? Make some keepsake refrigerator magnets she can use all year long. // Sundaesins

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Pinch a hand-shaped ring dish for her to store a favorite piece of jewelry. // Mama.Papa.Bubba.

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Is she a bookworm? Make a collection of simple button bookmarks. // I Heart Naptime

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Make some handy felt embroidered coffee cup cozies. // Tiny Rotten Peanuts

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If your mom loves keeping lists, make some DIY personalized notepaper. // Simply Kierste

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Use a fine tip Sharpie to make a tea towel showcasing kids’ artwork. // Setting for Four

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Turn popsicle sticks into pretty pallet coasters. {(This project is best suited for older kids.) // Think Crafts

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Planning a breakfast in bed? Whip up some tasty and sweet jam butter. // Caramel Potatoes

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Paint some awesome ombre wooden spoons. // Say Yes

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And speaking of cooking, infuse some delicious olive oil. YUMMO!! // Just Putzing

That’s 16 awesome kid-made Mother’s Day gifts that are sure to please every mom in your life.

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9 Comments

  1. Jeanette Nyberg

    Love these! Thanks so much for including me in such a wonderful roundup!

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  2. Chelsea

    The ideas of making your own personalized notepaper, coffee cup cosies, refrigerator magnets or even a homemade newspaper, really makes me remind me of childhood! These Mother’s Day gift ideas are some of the best I have seen. They are indeed very unique.

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    • Ashley

      So glad you like them, Chelsea!
      Warmly,
      Ashley // Happiness Ambassador

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  3. jess

    The button bookmarks are so cute to look at. My daughter is going love them. Also got nostaligic looking at jam which my grandmother used to send for me when i was young.

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    • Ashley

      So glad you are enjoying these ideas, Jess.
      And that they’re stirring up precious memories as well 😊
      Warmly,
      Ashley // Happiness Ambassador

      Reply
  4. Gurtej

    Hey Ashley,

    The Cozy Coffee Cup is really one of the best DIY gift idea which I have seen on the internet today. I will definitely be creating one of that. Mother’s day or not, this can be something which can be gifted to anybody on any occasion.

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    • Ashley

      So glad you liked it!
      Warmly,
      Ashley // Happiness Ambassador

      Reply
  5. Anna

    This is so amazing! I will try the coffee cup cozies with my 5 year old girl. She will love it. Thank you so much!

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    • Ashley

      Yay! Can’t wait to hear how they turn out, Anna!
      Warmly,
      Ashley // Happiness Ambassador

      Reply

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