25 DIY Gifts for Her

25 DIY Gifts

Our round up today features gifts for her- handmade projects with moms in mind. :)

Happy Easter Weekend, and happy Spring to everyone living in a lovely place like Phoenix!  Over at my blog, Reasons To Skip The Housework, it’s been all about Easter the last month, but now, it’s time to get busy thinking about Mother’s Day. Here are 25 fun and simple Handmade Gifts For Her that any girl would love to get!



Monogrammed Sharpie Mug :: Good & Messy

DIY Bath Bombs :: Something Turquoise

Picture Monogram :: It’s A Ginger Snap


Photo Pendant :: Saving with Sarah

Pull Out Photo Album :: Country Living

Glitter Cup :: Fitnessita


Homemade Body Butter :: She Wears Many Hats

Terrarium Kit :: Wit & Whistle

Etched Wooden Spoons :: Design Mom


Jewelry Storage Board :: Mona Luna

Paper Mache Bowls :: Kelly Murray

Tea Towels :: Lana Red


Camera Strap :: Design Love Fest

Wine Barrel Inspired Tray :: Lil Blue Boo

Bird Nest Necklace :: Fabulessly Frugal


Mod Podge Hangers :: Live Love DIY

Lip Gloss :: Smart School House

iPad Stand :: The Turquoise Home


Handprint Apron :: Simply Kierste

Monogram Notecards :: Lia Griffith

Recipe Holder :: Lil Luna


20 Minute Totes :: The Purl Bee

Birthday / Anniversary Calendar :: The Thinking Closet

Homemade Soy Candles :: Ruffled Blog


Personalized Photo Frames :: Reasons To Skip The Housework

Bird House Key Hooks :: Tori Jayne

Fabric Covered Notebook :: The Girl Creative

What are you planning to make mom this year?

Stop on over to Reasons To Skip The Housework and check out my latest project: Printable Kid Coupons


printable kid coupons

Print them and make them for yourself…. and treat yourself to fun kid times! See you for another fun roundup next month!




Melanie LaDue is a full time mom and the owner of the blog, Reasons To Skip The Housework. She’s a mom by day and an Apple trainer by night, and does web design and blogging in her spare time! She’s married to a boy she dated in high school-only they reunited 17 years after high school and got married! With a young toddler at home, she sneaks in blogging during nap time! Melanie is a native to Phoenix, AZ, but is dying to “escape" someday and make it to Portland or Colorado!
RT @theboarddudes: Love these ideas for first day of #school pics from @skipthehousewrk! http://t.co/SYz2bg6lKt http://t.co/H1Hq2IXniw - 10 hours ago

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  1. says

    Each one of these projects made me smile! Love each one and I think they make wonderful gifts. Can’t wait to give a couple a try. Where to start? the bowls, tray, hangers, mug… oh, my! Thanks for sharing these great ideas.