Mother’s Day Blog Carnival

Happy Mother’s Day!

With Mother’s Day just a couple days away, here is a great list of projects to make for the special mother, step mother, aunt, grandmother, godmother or mother figure in your life.  These are great handmade gifts for the women in your life and would make wonderful gifts for any day of the year.

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And please, if you are listed below, don’t forget to share this link on YOUR blog and with your friends to complete the circle of crafty love. Thanks to all who participated and shared your wonderful ideas!

Steven has a great list of projects to make for mom including a free iron-on image.

Cathie will show you step by step instructions for making your mom a floating pearl necklace.

Penny has several Mother’s Day cards to inspire you to make one for your own mother.

If you make one of Michele’s fabric flower necklaces, you will probably want to make one for yourself as well.

Eileen uses her Sizzix Scoreboard to make a great purse organizer.

Why not crochet a pair of slippers for mom like Paula did?

Angela stamped a great gift set for her mom.

Janelle’s card and tiny felt hat would make any mom smile.

If you’re going to make mom a card, why not make it a pop-up card like Sara made.

Erika shares how to make bath salts for mom, give the gift of relaxation.

Don’t miss Genevieve’s great mom’s day gifts.

Jenny has plenty of inspirational projects including a cute handmade banner.

Christina’s Mother’s Day album is filled with tons of vintage goodies.

Handmade coasters like Kandi made would be a perfect gift for any holiday.

These gorgeous crepe paper flower corsages on Stephanie’s blog are gorgeous and include step by step instructions.

Monique’s painted vases would make a great kids craft.

Kim shares the recipe for homemade bath salts on her blog.

This sassy apron on the CandT blog is a great sewing project.

Stacey’s collage clipboard will help mom stay organized in style.

Robin has a few great mother’s day crafts including a decorated box.

Lana decorated a cute little pail and filled it with goodies for mom.

These decorative dish towels on Sarah’s blog have a great easy to follow tutorial.

Jenny’s felt needle cases would be a cute way for mom to be ready to darn that sock.

Shaz has a great collection of Mother’s Day cards featured on her blog.

Dani’s card will inspire card makers for any occasion.

Lee has listed all her past mother’s day gifts including a great accordion album.

Crafts unleashed has lots of great projects for mom including stamped resin bangle bracelets.

Alison has lots of great gift ideas listed on her blog.

This mother’s day card from Victoria features eyelets.

Lisa’s cute summery slipper sandals are perfect for this time of the year.

This scrapbook page by Chiara shows off good memories with her mom.

Margot has a card, a recipe and handmade jewelry on her blog.

Lisa’s beautiful rose quilt is sure to be a hit.

These picture frames by Jennylynn could be customized for any decor.

Gina K has a video tutorial to make this flower basket for mom.

Lisa has made a beautiful vintage Mother’s Day ornament.

This bead and knot necklace from Vicki includes complete instructions so you can make your own.

Mae has made stamped Mother’s Day cards on her blog.

There are plenty of gorgeous floral crafts on Liana’s blog.

Use your Scor-pal like Katie did and make this jewelry box for a great gift.

Cathy’s flower fairy picks will add a whimsical touch to any potted plant.

If you want flowers that last, check out the Hybrid Chick’s paper flower tutorial.

Kristen’s purse project features fabric and crochet.

Brenda made a beautiful card for her mother.

These cards from Cassie use one of her favorite tools, the Cuttlebug.

Taylor’s blog features her CreativiTea gift set project.

Sarah’s Mother’s Day card includes flair for mom!

This video from Lynn will show you three great mother’s day gifts that you can make with the kids.

Sandra has a card and a sewing project that is perfect for her mom.

Rose has made a chipboard mini album for her mom.

The Fine Craft Guild has lots of great projects including a silk eye pillow for mom after a long hard day.

What are you making or doing for mom this year?  We’d love to hear about your projects, crafts and plans.

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11 Responses to Mother’s Day Blog Carnival

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    createalways May 7, 2010 at 11:31 am #

    wow – what a great bunch of links to drool over this weekend, this is gonna be so much fun!!

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    Stephanie Lynn May 7, 2010 at 11:41 am #

    Thank you so much for including a link to the Crepe Paper Flowers – I greatly appreciate it! I am amazed at all the projects here and can’t wait to take a look! I’ve added a link back to this post! Thanks so much – I greatly appreciate it!! Hope you have a great weekend! ~ Stephanie Lynn

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    Kyky May 7, 2010 at 11:46 am #

    I’m so happy to see my page with all the amazing projects! thanks!

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    Cap Creations May 7, 2010 at 12:19 pm #

    Great ideas!

    We’re doing tea cup bird feeders here’s the link

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    Show Me Mama May 7, 2010 at 2:22 pm #

    Just wanted to say that I am excited to part of such an incredible group of crafters. I can hardly wait to browse all of these wonderful craft project.

    Show Me Mama-Monique 🙂

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    Cherie May 7, 2010 at 5:51 pm #

    Wow! That was awesome visiting all the different sites with so many wonderful ideas for Mother’s Day! TFS!

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    Janelle May 7, 2010 at 7:07 pm #

    What a fantastic carnival! I loved looking at every project and getting oodles of ideas. Thanks for linking my creation!

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    Mother's Day Poem March 8, 2011 at 11:40 pm #

    Amazing Mother’s Day gift ideas! I’m gonna go over each list and will decide what to send for my mom. I know it might be too early to think about Mother’s day gift, its only March but when you don’t plan early everything you do afterwards doesn’t seem to be unique.

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    baskets April 28, 2011 at 11:59 am #

    Amazing ideas, thanks for sharing!

    Mothers Day Gift Baskets Hampers

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    bluw April 30, 2011 at 7:12 am #

    its a nice post on mother days gifts ideas !
    as its give a feel of personalized & unique gifts ideas.I liked all 10ways to surprised mom with a unique feel of emotions.Very useful tips it contain for mom,s days spacial.

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    gifts2pak May 10, 2012 at 1:57 am #

    amazing ideas, everyone should try these…. it makes moms happy…..
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    Send gifts to Pakistan from Australia
    Send gifts to Pakistan from Australia