Handmade Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

     Mother’s Day is coming! That one day of the year where we pull out all the stops to let our mom’s know how much we love and appreciate them! I know I wouldn’t be who or where I am without my mama. So, I gathered together some unique gifts for you to show your mom how much you care.

Handmade Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day


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1. A Spa Day Gift Box from BelensShop in East Wenatchee, WA.

Moms are always running around like a chicken with their head cut off taking care of everyone else. Sometimes you have to remind her to take a minute and care for herself! Get this awesome spa night gift basket here. Diana has a lot of other gift basket options in her shop, check them out here! (She’s offering free Mother’s Day shipping after April 13!)


2. A Hand Painted Bible from TheHipsterHousewife in Boston, MA.

My mother loves Jesus. She also loves flowers. I see one of these GORGEOUS hand painted bibles in her future. But you have to order now! Christine paints every one by hand and they take about 6-8 weeks before shipping out. Get this one here! She has tons of other absolutely stunning designs that you can check out here.


3. An uplifting T-shirt from KaitlynGKreations.

Let Mom know that you admire her strength. This is one of my favorite qualities about my mother. We come from a long line of strong, independent women. You can get this shirt here. It comes in a few other colors, too!


4. A custom illustrated family portrait from InkandBobbin.

I’ve been seeing these family portrait illustrations all over Etsy and I ADORE them!! Any mother would love one of these. Get one here!


5. A Mommy and Me matching shirt set from MoesShirtShack in Phoenix, AZ.

This is an adorable gift for a new mom! The neutral color is great for a girl or boy. You can get this set here!


6. An apology card from Grimm & Proper in California.

This card says it all. Sorry, Mom. Get it here.


7. A long distance wine glass from Brushes With A View in NJ.

My mom lives in Florida and I live in Texas. We haven’t lived in the same state since I was 22. Even though we talk every day, I miss her terribly! I love this wine glass (front and back is shown here)! Get it here!


8. An all natural ingredient luxury spa box from The Little Flower Soap Co in MI.

If your mom’s a nut like me and likes to make sure all of her bath products are natural and chemical free, check out this one here!


9. A long distance coffee mug from TheCritterNest in Texas.

Maybe mom’s not much of a wine drinker? Get her this awesome coffee/tea/hot chocolate mug to remind her that a mother’s love knows no distance! Find it here!


10. A new mom wine glass from Frederick Engraving in California.

Truth. Get this wine glass for a new mom and give that woman a break! (Make sure you gift it with the biggest bottle of wine you can find.) Get this here!


11. New Mom Wine Labels from LabelwithLove in Palo Alto, CA.

I think these wine labels are an adorable gift for a new mom! Help mom celebrate the little milestones. Get these here.


12. A cute twist on the Mother’s Day necklace from SparrowsTrove in Vancouver, Canada.

I love this adorable necklace.  It’s cute on its own even without the initials, but you also have the option of adding birthstones! Check it out here.

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To see more handmade Mother’s Day gift ideas, check out our Pinterest board.

We hope this list helps you to pick out the perfect gift for Mom on Mother’s Day! Remember, when you shop handmade, not only are you getting something unique and made with care and passion but you’re also supporting the dream, hard work, and dedication of an independent business owner. Thank you so much for shopping small!

Until next time,

Be kind and live purposely.

Bowtie and the Bandit


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