Coffee Mug Mixers

Help Mom take her java to the next level with these chocolate-and-candy coated mixers.

Get the tutorial for Coffee Mug Mixers »

What you'll need: vintage spoon set ($9 for 6, amazon.com)Mike Garten

Wine Cork Coasters

This gift combines Mom's three great loves: you, wine, and keeping the table clean.

Get the tutorial from The Seaman Mom »

What you'll need: wine corks ($10, amazon.com)Courtesy of The Seaman Mom

Gemstone Soaps

This blogger suggests using dark colors at the base and lighter colors on top, but cautions against making the soaps too perfect - a random approach makes for better color combos.

Get the tutorial at Honestly WTF »

What you'll need: soap base ($10, amazon.com), soap mold ($8, amazon.com), food coloring ($8 for set of 10, amazon.com)
Honestly WTF

DIY Rope Basket

Really, is there anything Mom loves more than an organized home? (Besides you, of course.) This rope basket is surprisingly simple to make and adds texture to any room.

Get the tutorial from I Heart Organizing »

What you'll need: round laundry basket ($24, amazon.com), rope ($9, amazon.com)Courtesy of I Heart Organizing

Caramel Latte Tea Cup Candle

Her favorite Starbucks order, now in candle form.

Get the tutorial from Simply Stacie »

What you'll need: soy wax ($10, amazon.com), candle wicks ($5, amazon.com), caramel fragrance oil ($3, amazon.com)Courtesy of Simply Stacie

Monogram Clay Keychains

These stylish, modern keychains add a touch of cool to Mom's car keys and can be customized with her initials or the initials of all her kids.

Get the tutorial at Homey Oh My »

What you'll need: clay ($6, amazon.com), clay embossing kit ($22, amazon.com)
Courtesy of Homey Oh My

Rainbow Suncatcher

Mom will think of you every time she looks at this gorgeous glass-bead suncatcher in the window.

Get the tutorial from Darice »

What you'll need: glass beads ($9, amazon.com)Courtesy of Darice

Camera Strap Scarf

She's always bringing out the camera to snap pictures of the family, so why not give her a stylish accessory for it?

Get the tutorial at The House That Lars Built »

What you'll need: lightweight scarf ($8, amazon.com)
Courtesy of The house That Lars Built

Marble Clay Handprint Jewelry Tray

This pretty jewelry tray in the shape of her kids' handprint is sure to make Mom shed a tear (in a good way!).

Get the tutorial from Rhythms of Play »

What you'll need: polymer clay ($10, amazon.com), acrylic metallic paint ($2 per bottle, amazon.com)Courtesy Rhythms of Play

Mother's Day Candle

A store-bought candle has nothing on this inspired creation. Use a sweet picture of you and mom or one of the whole family together.

Get the tutorial from Evite »

What you'll need: white pillar candles ($18, amazon.com), embossing heat gun ($20, amazon.com), pictures
Courtesy of Evite

Homemade Coffee Syrup

Make her mornings extra-sweet with this thoughtful gift that can be customized to Mom's favorite flavors.

Get the tutorial from A Beautiful Mess »

What you'll need: glass bottle with spout ($12 for 2, amazon.com)Courtesy of A Beautiful Mess

Floral Tea Bags

Make tea time even prettier with these simple floral attachments - we recommend choosing Mom's favorite flowers in plastic form for longevity.

Get the tutorial at The Kipi Blog »

What you'll need: small artificial flowers ($11, amazon.com)
The Kipi Blog

Colorful Luggage Tag

For the well-traveled mom, upgrade a dollar-store luggage tag with metallic and neon paint and she'll have a reminder of you while on the road.

Get the tutorial at Lovely Indeed »

What you'll need: luggage tag ($6 for 2, amazon.com), craft paint ($2, amazon.com)
Lovely Indeed

Tassel Necklace

Make a statement with a colorful accessory that's party-ready. This blogger recommends using a needle to comb through the tassels after wearing to keep them neat and full.

Get the tutorial at Homemade Banana »

What you'll need: embroidery thread ($7, amazon.com), seed beads ($7, amazon.com)
Homemade Banana

Soothing Scrub

Treat Mom to this sweet-smelling citrus and passion fruit spa treatment. She'll instantly feel like she's on a mini tropical vacation.

Get the tutorial at A Pumpkin & A Princess »

What you'll need: passion tea ($8, amazon.com), jojoba oil ($11, amazon.com)
A Pumpkin & A Princess

Covered Journal

Wrap a plain notebook with origami paper to create a treasured diary. Even better: Write a heartfelt note inside.

Get the tutorial at Sarah Johnson »

What you'll need: origami paper ($7, amazon.com)
Sisoo

Gilded Agate Coasters

Trendy agate gets a metallic accent in this surprisingly easy project. Plus, the set will make up for all the times you didn't use a coaster growing up.

Get the tutorial at Making Lemonade »

What you'll need: agate slices ($25, amazon.com), gold paint ($6, amazon.com)
Making Lemonade

K-Cup Bath Bombs

Lavender oil gives these mini bath bombs calming properties, while epsom salt helps soothe sore muscles and stuffy noses!

Get the tutorial at The Good Stuff »

What you'll need: Essential oil ($16 for set of 6, amazon.com), used K-cups
Brooke McClay

Blooming Monogram

Giving flowers is so last year. Instead, get creative and make these monogrammed initials that spell out "Mom" in bright blooms.

Get the tutorial from Urbanic Paper »

What you'll need: paper mache letter ($5, amazon.com), silk flowers ($10, amazon.com), floral foam ($6, amazon.com)
Courtesy of Urbanic Paper

Graphic Planters

Color-blocked balsa wood - yep, that stuff from the hobby store - feels modern and cool with the help of mini succulents. We're tempted to keep these for our own windowsill.

Get the tutorial at Bre Purposed »

What you'll need: balsa wood ($12, amazon.com), acrylic paint ($18 for 18, amazon.com)

Coffee Cup Holder

You could get her yet another mug that says "World's Best Mom"... or you could change it up this year and make this pretty, rustic-inspired mug organizer.

Get the tutorial from Made to Be a Momma »

What you'll need: chalk paint ($6, amazon.com), hooks ($7, amazon.com)
Courtesy of Made to Be a Momma

Pounded Flower Tote

Grab a few colorful flowers from the garden and get hammering to create this nature-inspired tote.

Get the tutorial from DIY Candy »

What you'll need: cotton tote ($10, amazon.com), alum powder ($9, amazon.com)
Courtesy of DIY Candy

Jewelry Organizer

You and your siblings have given Mom lots of handmade jewelry over the years, from macaroni necklaces to funky earrings. Now, it's time to give her a stylish way to organize 'em.

Get the tutorial from Landeelu »

What you'll need: large photo frame ($36, amazon.com), decorative metal sheets ($13, amazon.com), paint ($5, amazon.com)
Courtesy of Landeelu

Stamped Tea Towels

Use sliced citrus (or carved potatoes) coated in paint to amp up plain kitchen cloths.

Get the tutorial at Making Home Base »

What you'll need: flour sack towels ($14, amazon.com), fabric paint ($6, amazon.com)
Making Home Base

Marbled Clay Ring Dish

Twist multiple shades of oven-bake clay into a rope before rolling out a ball and shaping your bowl to ensure the jewelry dish's marbleized effect.

Get the tutorial at A Beautiful Mess »

What you'll need: oven-bake clay ($7, amazon.com)
A Beautiful Mess

Sweet Bouquet

Can't decide between flowers or homemade goodies? These sweet lemonade cupcakes are the best of both worlds.

Get the tutorial at A Million Moments »

What you'll need: small metal bucket ($7, amazon.com)
A Million Moments

Patterned Makeup Bag

Help your mom wrangle her travel musts with a zippered bag - just pick a fabric that matches her personality.

Get the tutorial at My Poppet »

What you'll need: weighted upholstery fabric ($10, amazon.com), zipper ($8, amazon.com)
My Poppet

Simple Succulent

Don't throw that tin away! Pretty it up with a watercolor label and gorgeous plant that doesn't need a lot of attention.

Get the tutorial at Sarah Hearts »

What you'll need: tin, printable, small succulent ($18 for 4, amazon.com)
Sarah Hearts

Colorful Bottles

With the help of bright-hued craft paint, dollar store jars go from plain to fancy. And the elevated photo frame adds a sentimental touch.

Get the tutorial at Eighteen25 »

What you'll need: glass bottles ($15 for 12, amazon.com), acrylic paint ($18 for 18, amazon.com)
Eighteen25

Painted Peonies

With a big boost of color, these coffee filter flowers make the perfect long-lasting bouquet.

Get the tutorial at One Creative Mommy »

What you'll need: coffee filters ($2, amazon.com), tissue paper ($6, amazon.com)
One Creative Mommy

Ombre Tote Bag

Use her favorite color to give Mom a personalized bag that'll hold all of her daily essentials.

Get the tutorial at Hi Sugarplum »

What you'll need: cotton tote ($10, amazon.com), Rit liquid dye ($3, amazon.com)
Hi Sugarplum

Lavender Sachets

Tuck these sweet-smelling lavender sachets into dresser drawers or onto closet shelves - they require a basic understanding of sewing (and if you're fancy, embroidery), but they'll give her clothes a subtle scent and are much more wallet-friendly than a bottle of perfume.

Get the tutorial at Kimberly Layton »

What you'll need: fabric scraps ($12, amazon.com), dried lavender ($10, amazon.com)
Kimberly Layton

45-Minute Arm Knit Blanket

Keep Mom cozy with one of these chunky knit blankets. They're easy to make by hand (er, arm, as the case may be).

Get the tutorial for Arm Knit Blanket »

What you'll need: chunky wool yarn ($25 for 1 pound, amazon.com)
Courtesy of Simply Maggie

White Chocolate Bark

Edible flowers and glitter, white chocolate pearls and pastel-dyed white chocolate all make an appearance in this gorgeous bark.

Get the recipe for Mother's Day Chocolate Bark »

What you'll need: white chocolate ($7, amazon.com), edible pearls ($6, amazon.com)
Katie Friedman

Vanilla Almond Body Lotion

Coconut oil, almond and vanilla extracts, and vitamin E oil is all it takes to whip up this heavenly body butter that Mom's sure to love.

Get the tutorial at Sunkissed Kate »

What you'll need: small glass jars ($10, amazon.com)
Courtesy of Sunkissed Kate

Printed Pots

If you gifted bulbs last year, add the perfect container this time around. Floral prints on the bottom only add to the natural beauty up top.

Get the tutorial at Shelterness »

What you'll need: terra-cotta pots ($6, amazon.com), acrylic paint ($18 for 18, amazon.com)
Shelterness

Bright Garden

Have the kids help create this fun paper garden for Grandma. All you need is colorful cardstock - and lots of imagination. Plus, these plants don't need watering.

Get the tutorial at The House That Lars Built »

What you'll need: card stock ($15, amazon.com)
The House That Lars Built

Polaroid Magnets

Instagram meets the kitchen fridge with these cute magnetic photo squares. Give Mom a few to play with, so she can arrange a new collage every day.

Get the tutorial at Sundaesins »

What you'll need: magnets ($9, amazon.com)
Sundaesin