Four DIY gifts for Mother’s Day

2017-05-17 06:03

COMING up with an original gift for a mom who gives to her family every day can be tough. We trawled Pinterest and found some easy but sweet ideas that you can help your child make.


• Fingerprint pendants

What could be cuter than your child’s little thumb print on a keychain or even a necklace pendant? This easy-to-make gift will be a hit with any mom. Plus it’s cheap.


• Origami Cat bookmark

Is mom a reader? Why not add this adorable origami cat bookmark to her gift? It will take some practice but once it’s folded, the children’s can decorate each one to make it unique.


• Silhouette portrait

There’s no need to spend loads of cash on a professional photographer to get a really unique silhouette portrait. This simple but striking DIY craft is bound to melt any mothers heart.

• Quote frame

Does mom have a favourite saying or quote that she often repeats? This simple photo frame with a beautifully printed quote is a really simple but special gift.


• Activity Jar

On Mother’s Day she gets to choose five chores that she doesn’t have to do. Or make each kid pick one which they then have to complete. Keep it fun and simple. - Parent24

• Fingerprint pendants

What could be cuter than your child’s thumb print on a key chain or even a necklace pendant. This easy-to-make gift will be a hit with any mom, plus it’s cheap.

COMING up with an original gift for a mom who gives to her family every day can be tough. We trawled Pinterest and found some easy but sweet ideas that you can help your child make.

• Silhouette portrait

There’s no need to spend loads of cash on a professional photographer to get a really unique silhouette portrait. This simple but striking DIY craft is bound to melt any mother’s heart.

• Origami animal bookmark

Is mom a reader? Why not add this adorable Origami animal bookmark to her gift? It will take some practice but once it’s folded, the children can decorate each one to make it unique.

• Activity jar

On Mother’s Day she gets to choose five chores she doesn’t have to do. Or make each child pick one which they then have to complete. Keep it fun and simple. - Parent24

• Quote frame

Does mom have a favourite saying or quote that she often repeats? This simple photo frame with a beautifully printed quote is a really simple but special gift.

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