Mother’s Day

Remember the special moms in your life with a handmade gift! See what others have made and be inspired! Make mom something special this year, whether it is homemade bath bombs, a special gift basket or some warm slippers, make her day with something you made yourself.

Tubular Herringbone (sometimes called Ndebele) stitch creates sinuous beaded ropes that await your creativity to design bracelets, necklaces and more. It can be a fussy stitch to get started, but...

Starting with two size 11 seed beads per side, it’s easy to stitch a base of right angle weave in comfortable proportions for Gemstone Embellished Right Angle Weave Jewelry. The...

Peyote-Stitched Cellini Spiral looks really complicated, but it’s just a glorified peyote rope. The stitch is even count tubular peyote with a step up. It’s the change in bead sizes...

Bridal Pearl Earrings For her wedding, my daughter wanted "new" pearl earrings to coordinate with the "old" pearl strands she planned to wear around her neck and in her hair. It...

For a truly personalized Mother’s Day gift, creating a custom gift basket is perfect! Sure, you can buy a pre-filled, shrink-wrapped basket that’s just like hundreds or thousands of other,...

Crochet is a fun way to make handmade Mother’s Day gifts. It’s easy to learn and doesn’t require a lot of fancy, expensive equipment – just yarn, a crochet hook,...

Cards are nice. Mom’s love Mother’s Day cards! But there are lots of other creative gifts you (or the kids) can make with paper for Mother’s Day. Some of these...

Yes, of course, you can use Mason jars to can tomatoes, but you can do so much more! Customize and personalize them to make Mother’s Day gifts that are as unique...