10 things to make Mom this Mother’s Day

3 April 2024 by Geraldine Tan

You don’t have to be a seasoned crafter to make Mom something special this Mother’s Day. There are so many elements that can use handmade projects to make them more joyous. Cricut is here to help you craft the perfect gifts for Mom this Mother’s Day. Make her day extra sweet with projects made from the heart. Here are 10 customizable DIY gift ideas to make for the mother-figure in your life.

1. Planter

For the moms with a green thumb, or even those trying to learn, a planter is the perfect gift for any space. Plant any flower or greenery to gift your mothers vibrant plants and a beautiful, custom decoration.

2. Beach essentials

Summer is on its merry way, and our moms are not going to be left without some cute beachwear. This set of essentials covers the basics for a pool or beach day, and it is easily customizable to your mom’s name, favorite colors, and preferred font.

3. Custom wine glasses

You can never go wrong with a custom wine or beverage glass. The designs can vary, but a couple of these glasses make a desirable gift for moms who savor the little things in life. Pair the glasses with a bottle of your mom’s favorite wine or relaxing refreshment.

4. For the soon-to-be Moms

Let’s not forget about the soon-to-be moms this Mother’s Day! These strong mothers deserve a gift of appreciation and this adorable maternity wear is a fantastic option. This gift is even sweeter if given before Mother’s Day, so the new mom can wear it on the day of.

5. Keepsake box

A keepsake box is a gift for those who favor nostalgia and love to collect memories. Creating this gift varies in skill level and crafting time depending on what you choose to decorate the box with, but it is a gift to be enjoyed no matter the embellishments.

6. Book vase

This gift requires only a strategically shaped vase and some permanent vinyl to make any book-loving mom shine with joy. As a great addition to any bookshelf, you can make this project even more touching by titling the “book” after your mom.

7. Custom Mother’s Day shirts

Mothers are the toughest out there, and there is no shortage of sayings to remind us! This tee is a wonderful gift idea for the active mom who keeps things in check. Staying tough isn’t always easy, but moms make it look like a breeze.

8. Personalized photo

I am a sucker for the sentimental, and framed photos are a wonderful gift for everyone. With Cricut, you can mix crafting with memories, and know that it will be on display for all your loved ones.

9. You are loved journal

For moms who love to decompress after a long day, this personalized journal is the gift that keeps giving. Cricut Smart Stencil or Permanent Vinyl lays out a stunning design that any mom will love.

10. Throw pillow

Our moms are dedicated to their loved ones like no other, so let’s help them relax this Mother’s Day with a cozy throw pillow. Iron-On vinyl and EasyPress 3 make it so easy to craft a gift that’s a guaranteed hit for all to see.

Mother’s Day is a time for sharing your love and appreciation for all of the mother figures in your life, and these handmade gifts are just one way to do so. No matter the size of the gift or gesture, the love is in the craft.

Happy Mother’s Day to all of the wonderful mothers in our Cricut Community!