Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Homemade Mother’s Day Gifts

Looking for homemade Mothers day gifts to make for your Mother or Grandma? You need to make this day as special as you possibly can. These gifts alongside a bunch of flowers and chocolates will go down nicely on this special day.
Watercolour Pillows - Make your mother some throw pillows for a gift with this simple yet effective way of sprucing up your living room. With permanent markers in various colours, draw designs onto cotton pillows with some custom stencils. Soak a cotton swab in rubbing alcohol and trace along your design to create a bleeding effect.
Handmade Candles - Candles are an easy gift that can sometimes come across as impersonal but doesn't worry that can be changed! To personalise your own wax candles, you'll need pillar candle with your choice of colour, white tissue paper, acrylic paints, and wax paper on hand and the odd stencil to have a pattern already laid out. First, decorate a piece of cut tissue paper with whatever pattern they choose. Then, use a blow dryer to put the design on the candle. The finished product has a personalised touch that's sure to light up Mum's day.
Paper Tablecloth - A paper tablecloth will the perfect thing to show your mum how much you care. Whilst this being a generous gift, this will also is a lovely homely addition to any setting. Adding splashes of colour and stencilled patterns to a bog standard white cloth.
Coffee Stencils - We have found that the simplest of designs and lettering make the best coffee stencils for your mother on mother’s day, but no matter your preference, we can create the exact stencil you require. We cut our standard Cappuccino Stencils from a 2mm thick food-safe plastic; we strive to bring you competitive prices, even on our custom made designs.  
Here are is an example of one of our Mother’s Day stencils; the Celtic design symbolising Motherhood and just because it’s also nearly Easter, an Easter Bunny just in case you feel like being really organised.