When is Mother’s Day 2024? DIY Cards for Kids & Gifting Ideas

Mother’s Day 2024 is just around the corner, so it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to treat and celebrate your loved ones on this special occasion. Whether you’re looking for a gift for your mum, nan, aunty or that mum-like figure in your life, we’ve got some inspiration for you.


But celebrating those mother figures in your life isn’t about how much money you spend. Instead, the more thoughtful gift, the better. So, we’ll be including some of the best DIY handmade cards and gifts that kids can get involved in too! Read on to find out more of our top Mother’s Day 2024 gift ideas and DIY craft ideas that the whole family can enjoy.

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Mother’s Day Handmade Card Ideas & Classroom Craft Projects

When it comes to finding the perfect Mother’s Day gift, you’ll probably find yourself heading straight to the shops. But have you thought about the different Mother’s Day crafts that you could (and any little ones) could get involved in? From Mother’s Day art projects to a handmade card for Mother’s Day, there are some fun Mother’s Day crafts for kids’ ideas that the whole family can enjoy.

For example, flowers are a popular Mother’s Day gift. But have you thought about going for something different this year and creating flower handprints with your little ones?

All you need is a pen, some paints, and your hands. Place your hands flat in the paint, then place carefully but firmly on some paper. Then once they’ve dried, you can either draw on vases on the paper or cut them out and stick them to long sticks (to make them look like stalks). Not only is making flower handprints a great rainy-day activity but it is a Mother’s Day crafts that transform into the perfect gift.

But Mother’s Day art projects don’t have to be reserved for kids. No matter how old you are, you can get creative with a handmade card for Mother’s Day. Just get your pens and paper out and see what you come up with!

Classroom Craft Projects

Why not create Mother’s Day bookmarks with your class? This is a great way for your students to create their own Mother’s Day gift for the mother figure in their lives. Whether they have a mum, grandma, aunty, or sister at home, they can get involved! Simply cut out bookmark-shaped cards and let them create a personalised bookmark with pens or paints (depending on how brave you are feeling!).

Cheap Mother’s Day Gifts & Discounts

It is fair to say that getting creative with Mother’s Day crafts isn’t for everyone. So, we’ve got some cheap Mother’s Day gifts and discounts on hand for you too! Perhaps you’re looking for something different for your mum this year or need the perfect gifts for a mother’s first Mother’s Day? We’ve got all the gifting inspo you need right here.

The Fragrance Shop

Perfume is a great way to remind someone you love them and thank them for everything they do for you. Our exclusive discounts at The Fragrance Shop mean that you can choose from designer brands with a discount to include Gucci, Jean Paul Gaultier, Dolce & Gabbana, Armani and many more. Need some inspiration? Take a look at their top Mother’s Day picks and bath and body sets and save with your very own discount.

Bloom & Wild

Flowers always make a lovely Mother’s Day gift, and you can save on a range of beautiful bouquets from online florists Bloom & Wild. Get your mother figure some stunning flowers in a range of colours and fragrances, perfect to bring a smile to their face. Bloom & Wild’s letterbox flowers fit right through the letterbox and are sent as buds so you can enjoy them for even longer.

Rituals Cosmetics

All mother figures need some TLC from time to time, and what better time to give them the gift of selfcare than on Mother’s Day? Rituals Cosmetics is a luxury brand that is inspired by Asian mindfulness and offers skincare in various forms. Treat that special someone this Mother’s Day with our Rituals Cosmetics exclusive discounts!


If you have a new mum in your life, then you may be on the lookout for gifts for a mother’s first Mother’s Day. What better gift than a spa break? There are a range of spa breaks available at BuyaGift, from overnight stays to indulgent spa days, so you can find the perfect gift to suit this new mum. Why not push the boat out and add an afternoon tea to your spa day so you can treat your mind, body, and sweet tooth?

Hotel Chocolat

If your mum or mother figure has a sweet tooth, you can’t go wrong with a chocolate-related gift. But don’t just grab a box of basic chocolates from the local corner shop; go all out with a luxury chocolate gift from Hotel Chocolat. Choose from their luxury hot chocolates and trending velvetiser to vegan selections and chocolate and fizz collections. Get exclusive discounts to make this luxury Mother’s Day gift much more affordable.

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