When it comes to holiday giving, it's the thought that counts, which is why homemade gifts from kids are so treasured by their mothers. Children might not have money to spend on an expensive piece of jewelry or designer handbag, but they do have the time to DIY something special for their number one fan.
If you're in charge of helping the little ones think of presents, check out the list of homemade gifts for mom. From a custom vase to Instagram coasters to Warhol-inspired wall art, we have something for every taste and skill level.
Finally, a practical way to display Instagram photos in the real world. Little ones can help pick out the pictures and Modge Podge them onto the coasters, but keep an eye on them with the glue!
What You'll Need:
4-inch round, flat cork pieces
Modge Podge glue
Card stock paper
Foam or felt mounting dots
Get the full instructions from Foam Magazine.
The holidays come halfway through the school year, and if your kids are anything like ours, they've already brought home enough art to fill the Met.
Turn one of their masterpieces into a conversation starter by making it into a vase. Then, fill the vase with a poinsettia to complement your Christmas tablesetting. Learn how here.
A DIY foot scrub is always appreciated and a cinch to make. Get the recipe here, then package it in a pretty glass jar for an at-home spa experience.
A DIY coconut honey salve is the perfect cold-weather remedy to mom's chapped lips. Drop one into her stocking this year as a sweet surprise.
See the rest of the gifts over at Elizabeth Street: 10 Homemade Gifts For Mom To Spark Your Kiddo's Creativity
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