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The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day gifts are one of the most important gifting decisions you will make in the whole year. Sure you can make a nice dinner and decorate with all the floral Mother’s Day decorations you can find, but is that enough to give to the person who gave you birth? Choosing a gift for your mom requires thought and sentiment. No Mother’s Day crafts with fingerprints will suffice anymore. So after you decide what kind of gift would be right down her alley, you need to decide whether you are going to buy it or make it. Thankfully there are plenty of options for both. Take a look at these 50 ideas you can buy or DIY your mom for Mother’s Day.


Mother’s day gift guide box

When you’ve been cooking in the kitchen for such a long time, you’re bound to have your secret family recipes that only you know. Gift your mom a gorgeous floral tin that will encourage her to write down her recipes so they will be forever kept in her handwriting. (via Rifle Paper Co.)

Mother’s day gift guide embroidery hoop

While this particular floral embroidery is for purchase, it would make a lovely and simple DIY project for Mother’s Day. Create a pattern of her favorite flower in her favorite color and she’ll enjoy having it hanging in her reading nook forever. (via Etsy)

Mother’s day gift guide candle

There’s just something about moms and candles that go together. Buy her one in a lovely floral tin that emits a wonderful spring smell and she’ll be burning it from now till August. (via Anthropologie)

Mother’s day gift guide purse

When a woman has a favorite handbag, she uses it until it’s wearing at the seams. Find your mom a copy of her favorite purse and take it to the next level by gluing a floral patch on it. She’ll be happy for a replacement and enjoy it’s beauty even more. (via The Lovely Drawer)

Mother’s day gift guide jewelry dish