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35 Easy Mother’s Day Crafts to Make Yourself

There’s no better way to show the Mother(s) in your life how much you love them than with a homemade craft or gift. There’s something special about creating a sentimental gift that was through and is personalized. 

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Mom’s do a lot for us and they deserve a bunch of recognition. Mom’s deserve to be cherished every day out of the year but on Mother’s Day, they deserve a little extra. That “extra” does not have to be expensive jewelry, clothes, gift cards, or anything like that. Something as simple as a homemade craft will do the trick. 

No matter how skilled you are at crafting, we have something for you. You’re guaranteed to find an amazing craft that suits your skill level and will impress the mom(s) in your life. 

Easy Mother’s Day Day Crafts

We’ve compiled a list of 35 Easy Mother’s Day Crafts that you can make yourself or with your kids. Most of these crafts require common materials that you already have in your craft supplies. 

1. Candle Art

Candle art

This candle would make the perfect Mother’s Day gift or even a Valentine’s Day gift. The choice is yours! There’s no better way to show how much you care than by making something homemade. For this candle, you’re going to need six common supplies and a small chunk of time. Check out the directions here.

2. Twig Monogram 

Twig monogram

This Twig Monogram is a wonderful personalized gift your this Mother’s Day! This easy Mother’s Day Craft would look wonderful hanging on a wall or top of a mantel. You’re going to want to grab some common craft supplies like felt, ribbon twine, scissors, and a couple of other things. Find the full instructions here

3. String Art Photo Holder 

Heart photo holder

A custom and unique photo holder is the twist on the traditional picture frame gift. This adorable String Art Photo Holder would make the perfect handmade gift for Mother’s Day! It’s so easy to personalize by choosing what color string you’d like. You only need a few household materials like string, nails, wire, scissors, a hammer along with some other supplies. Find the full list of supplies here

4. Macrame Wrapped Mason Jar 

Macrame wrapped mason jar

This adorable Macrame Wrapped Mason Jar is a great way to show the mom(s) in your life some love! It’s homemade, unique, and can hold a variety of things. Place a candle, pens, markers, or anything else you desire inside this mason jar. Find the instructions here

5. Concrete Jewelry Holder Dish

Concrete jewelry dish

I know for a fact that almost all moms need a place for their jewelry! This DIY jewelry holder is the perfect easy and elegant Mother’s Day craft. You’re going to want to grab some paint, scissors, tape, a spoon, and a couple of other common supplies. Find the full list of materials here

6. Hot Glue Gun Earrings

Hot glue earrings

These Hot Glue Gun Earrings are so fast and simple that they only require four materials to make. You’re going to need hot glue, nail polish, a silicone mold, and earring posts. That’s it!  To find the rest of the instructions, head here

7. Beach Inspired Mason Jar

Beach mason jar

This Beach Inspired Mason Jar is the perfect easy craft for Mother’s Day. It would look great as decor in any room in the house. It is very easy to customize with different ribbons and labels. You’re going to need a small chunk of time and a small list of materials. Check out the directions here

8. Rustic Favour Bag 

Rustic wedding favor bag

This Rustic Favor Bag is so simple to make and very easy to mass-produce. If you have more than one Mother to create gifts for, then this is the craft for you. The cool part about this craft is that you can fill the bag with whatever you’d like. Chocolates, candies, and/or gift cards would fit perfectly inside this bag. Snag the instructions here

9. Mason Jar Centerpiece

Mason jar centerpiece

Here’s another easy Mother’s Day Craft that involves mason jars. Mason jars are so versatile and can be transformed into very practical items. In this craft, you can easily create this adorable mason jar with only a few materials. After your mason jar is completed, it would look great as a table centerpiece filled with some flowers. Perfect for moms! Check out the directions here

10. Heart Decor

Heart decor

This charming heart is the perfect way to show the mom(s) in your life some love. It would make wonderful decor or simply a lovely gift. You’re going to need a few things from your craft supplies like ribbon, hot glue, scissors, beads, and a couple of other materials. Find the full list of supplies here

11. Hanging Heart Wall Decor

Hanging heart

Create a cute little heart to hang on your wall. The instructions and materials are so simple. Grab some pipe cleaners and red string because this is the perfect craft to do with kids. All mothers will fall in love with this handmade craft. Find the info here!

12. Heart Candle 

Heart candle

Candles are a great way to show the mother(s) in your life how much you care. They’re sweet, sentimental, and this one is homemade. To create this Easy Mother’s Day Craft, you’re going to need a few simple materials like yarn, felt, hot glue, scissors, and a candle of course. Find the full instructions and supplies here

13. Rustic Heart Wall Decor

Rustic heart wall decor

This rustic heart is the perfect minimalist-style gift for Mother’s Day. It’s so cute, simple, and also very easy to make. You can customize it by picking what kind of ribbon and felt you think your mother(s) would like. To find the rest of the directions, head here

14. Yarn and Chain Bracelet 

Yarn and chain

This DIY Yarn and Chain Bracelet would be the perfect craft for Mother’s Day. It’s so cute, simple, and easy to personalize. You’re going to need some chunky yarn, scissors, a jewelry chain, and ribbon clasps. That’s it! Find the full instructions here

15. Button Heart Wall Decor

Button heart

Here’s another wall decor craft that’s easy and great for Mother’s Day. To make this charming decoration, you’re going to need buttons, lace ribbon, scissors, a glue gun, and a few other common craft supplies. You can make this craft perfect for your mother(s) by customizing the colors you pick. Find the full directions here.  

16. Wine Cork Necklace

Wine cork necklace

This Wine Cork Necklace is so beautiful and easy to make. Every mom could use another necklace. Especially one that’s homemade by someone she loves! To make the charming necklace, you’re going to need a couple of supplies from your craft bin. Such as acrylic paint, a paintbrush, pliers, and a few other things. Check out the full list of materials and directions here

17. Wine Cork Earrings 

Wine cork earrings

These gorgeous Wine Cork Earrings would pair perfectly with the Wine Cork Necklace shown above. They would make a wonderful Mother’s Day gift and are both easy crafts to put together. You need a small chunk of time and a few materials. To find the rest of the directions, head here

18. Rustic Twig Heart 

Twig heart

Here’s another rustic-style easy craft for Mother’s Day. This twig heart would look wonderful hanging on a wall, door, or anywhere else. It’s so fun to transform common items like branches into something practical. To make this twig heart, you’re going to need a glue gun, hot glue, pom poms, ribbon, and scissors along with a few other materials. Find the full directions here

19. Ombre Macrame Wall Hanging 

Macrame wall hanging

This Macrame Wall Hanging would make such a cute little decoration! It’s so simple, easy, and very customizable. To match the theme of any room, simply change the colors you’d like to use. To make this wall hanging, you’re going to need a chunk of time and some common crafting materials. Find the directions here

20. Wooden Slice Wall Art

Wood slice wall art

This craft is so easy to turn into the perfect gift for Mother’s Day. You can easily paint a quote, name, or anything else on this wooden sign by following simple instructions. Create this sign and make it your own. It’s easier than it looks! Find the instructions here

21. Floral Wall Hanging 

Floral wall hanging

Take a few pieces of string and create this easy Mother’s Day Craft. It would look wonderful hanging on the wall and choose the flowers you’d like to match existing decor. On top of the string, you’re going to need artificial flowers, a branch, scissors, and a couple of other materials. Snag the rest of the directions here

22. Pebble Heart Wall Decor

Pebbel heart decor

This Pebble Heart Wall Decor is the perfect way to show the mom(s) in your life how much you love them. This gift is homemade, simple, and filled with love. To make this craft, you’re going to need some materials. Such as pebbles, ribbon, a paintbrush, scissors, a glue gun, and a couple of other supplies. Check out the full instructions here

23. Yarn Leaf Wall Decor

Yarn leaf decor

Here’s another easy and simple craft that would make a wonderful gift for Mother’s Day. This decor is simple enough to match any existing theme when you pick yarn colors that would match. To make this Hanging Yarn Leaf, you’re going to need three colors of yarn, scissors, comb, and wood beads along with a few other materials. To snag the full directions, head here

24. Yarn Rainbow Wall Decor

Yarn rainbow

This Rainbow Yarn Wall Decoration would make the perfect craft for Mother’s Day. The instructions are so simple and easy that you can really get creative by using different colors of yarn, ribbon, or beads. You’re only going to need a few common materials so check out the rest of the directions here

25. Felt Flower Wall Art 

Felt flower wall art

Here’s another easy craft for Mother’s Day that would make a wonderful wall decoration. There’s no better gift than one that’s practical and homemade. For this Felt Flower, you’re going to need some felt that’s the color of your choice, cardboard, ribbon, and a few other materials. Snag the rest of the directions here

26. Twine String Wall Decor

Twine string decor

This Twine String Wall Decoration is so adorable and customizable. You can embellish any word, image, or shape that you’d like. Make this craft exactly how the mother(s) in your life would like. You’re going to need some twine, paint, paintbrush, scissors, and a glue gun along with a couple of other supplies. Check out the rest of the directions here

27. Glitter Flower Vase

Glitter flower vase

If you’re planning on buying flowers this upcoming Mother’s Day, it would be a good idea to craft a vase to go along with. This adorable glitter vase is made from a glass jar and is so easy to make. You’re going to need glitter, a glass jar, a bowl, and a few other common materials. To find the rest of the directions, head here

28. White Bead Bracelet 

Whie bead bracelet

You don’t have to spend a fortune on jewelry this Mother’s Day. This easy and simple White Bead Bracelet is the perfect way to gift inexpensive but nice jewelry to the mom(s) in your life. To make this wonderful bracelet, you’re going to need only four materials. That’s it! Head here to find the full instructions. 

29. Lace Candle Holder

Lace candle holder

These lace candle holders would make such a wonderful Mother’s Day gift. They’re very simple to put together and also very easy to duplicate. You could make multiple candle holders in a short period of time. You’re going to want to grab a few materials such as scissors, paintbrush, glue gun, and lace. To find the full list of supplies, head here

30. Tiny Concrete Jewelry Bowl

Concrete jewelry bowl

If you’re looking for a non-traditional craft for Mother’s Day this is the one for you. This Concrete Jewelry bowl is perfect for holding earrings, rings, pins, or any other jewelry. This bowl is easy to make and easy to personalize. You can pick whatever colors you’d like to make it match existing decor. Find the directions here

31. Concrete Flower Stand 

Concrete flower stand

If you’re looking to go above and beyond this Mother’s Day, this craft is for you. This Concrete Flower Stand would make the perfect centerpiece on a dining room table. You can add real or artificial flowers when it’s complete! Find the instructions here

32. Glass Lens Necklace

Glass lens necklace

This Glass Lens Necklace would be a great easy Mother’s Day Craft. It’s so pretty but also simple to make. You can pick whatever flower or design to put in the necklace. You could even put a family picture in the glass lens which would make it a wonderful Mother’s Day gift. Check out the directions here

33. Seed Bead Fring Earrings

Seed bead fring earrings

These Seed Bead Fringe Earrings would make such a special gift for Mother’s Day. They’re beautiful, handmade, and simple. It doesn’t get better than that. These earrings are also very easy to make. You’re going to need some materials like wire cutters, beads, earrings hooks, and a few other supplies. To find the full instructions, head here

34. Paper Craft Tree

Paper craft tree

This Paper Tree would be the perfect Mother’s Day craft for kids or to create with kids. It’s so easy and simple which makes it customizable. You and your kids are free to choose what color paper you want throughout the whole project. You only need common craft supplies to head here to find the directions. 

35. Rustic Tin Can Container 

Rustic tin container
Crafts that are easy and cut but still practical are the best kind of crafts. This Rustin Tin Can Container is just that. It’s so easy to make but can be used for so many different things. You can put pencils, pens, markers, flowers, binder clips, or anything else you want in this cute tin cup. Check out the instructions here

Buying Guide

A lot of these crafts involve the same materials. Common craft supplies like ribbon, scissors, pom poms, hot glue, etc. can be easy to run out of when you’re not paying attention. 

Here’s a shortlist of common craft supplies found at affordable prices. Check them out so you know that you’re always stocked up for next time! 

Pompoms with Googly Eyes

Craft Scissors 

Popsicle Sticks

Ribbon

Hot Glue Gun

Large Crafting Supply Kit

We hope you enjoyed this list of easy Mother’s Day Crafts and feel free to comment if you’ve tried any! 

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