There aren’t many people more appreciative of handmade gifts than Mom. From your first macaroni necklace, she’s always loved the things you’ve made. (Well, maybe not *all* the things you made like that mess in your bedroom.)
With all the support Mom gives you, you’ll be on the lookout for that perfect thing you can craft for her and we’re here to help. Let the pattern suggestions below guide you toward the perfect handmade item to make for Mother’s Day. The selected options are ideas you can make with limited time. You can also explore the “Browse More” to see other patterns in that theme.
Mom’s are busy people. An extravagant spa day is nice, but an at-home pampering session can be just as sweet. Especially when the thought is paired with hand made accessories like scrubbers, wash clothes, and soap holders. Browse More bath patterns.
Little luxuries like home decor are also quick items to make that can be customized just for your special Mom. A crocheted bowl can be filled with goodies like candy or washcloths (make them!). And, of course, who wouldn’t want to cuddle up with a giant pillow? So cozy!
Cup cozies are fast, fun, and cute gifts to make. Pair one or two with Mom’s favorite soda or coffee for a gift customized to her tastes. Browse cup cozy patterns.
If your mom enjoys curling up with a book or kicking back watching a movie then she may appreciate an afghan to snuggle with. Can you really go wrong with a blanket? They’re like getting wrapped in a little love.
The patterns below will get you started, but there are plenty more where these came from! Browse afghan patterns on Lion Brand there are also a number of kits to choose from. They may be big items, but the right pattern can work up quickly. Simple stitches, modified sizing (think lapghan), and chunky yarn will all speed things along to make the Mother’s Day deadline.