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{10 last-minute mother’s day gift ideas}


If you’re anything like me, you’re always running a little late when it comes to making/buying gifts..
Every time that happens, I swear I’ll be better about it next time around.
Which didn’t work this time either.. Oops!

So, for anybody out there that’s a last-minute gift maker/buyer like me, I’ve compiled a list of gift ideas that can still be made in time for Mother’s Day . For anybody else, it may be an inspiration for next year or an upcoming Birthday. ;)

1DIY Lime Mint Foot Soak @ Tidy Mom

2Homemade Poppy Seed Soap Recipes @ Gluesticks

3DIY Herbal Bath Tea @ My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia

4Decoupage Clothes Hangers @ Craft and Creativity

5Vtintage Inspired Painted Mason Jars @ Live Laugh Rowe

6Homemade Citrus Bath Salts @ A Pumpkin & a Princess

7DIY Citronella Soy Candles @ Yesterday on Tuesday

8DIY Mother’s Day Garland @ Design Mom

9Blooming Monogram @ Parcel Post

10Tea Bag Wrappers @ The DIY Dreamer

I’m partying here! ♥

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    Saturday May 11th, 2013 at 03:11 PM

    Hi Vanessa, Thanks so much for including my candles in your post!I am sharing your pretty round up on FB. xo

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    Sunday May 12th, 2013 at 12:02 AM

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    Audrey Zumwalt
    Sunday May 12th, 2013 at 02:19 AM

    Love the painted Kerr jars. I think I will have to ‘gift’ myself with some.
    Thanks for all the great inspirations.
    Audrey Z. @ Timeless Treasures

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    Lauren @ The Thinking Closet
    Sunday May 12th, 2013 at 02:49 AM

    These are great ideas, Vanessa! And I’m in need of something that I can whip together in the final hour this year. Thank you thank you thank you! (Shared on Twitter and FB, too.)

    The Thinking Closet

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      Vanessa @ {nifty thrifty things}
      Sunday May 12th, 2013 at 08:02 PM

      Thank you so much for your sweet comment, Lauren! :)
      So happy there’s some inspiration here for your.
      XO! Vanessa

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    Monday May 13th, 2013 at 12:27 AM

    love them all but i really like the tea bag covers. thanks for sharing God Bless.

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    Tuesday May 28th, 2013 at 03:39 PM

    Some really gorgeous ideas. I could really do with your help for fathers day!

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      Vanessa @ {nifty thrifty things}
      Saturday June 1st, 2013 at 10:27 PM

      Thank you so much for your sweet words, Amanda!
      I might do another post for Father’s Day ideas, now that I know it will be appreciated. ;)
      I hope you’re having a great weekend!
      xo! Vanessa

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    Suzy @ gift ideas
    Monday May 30th, 2016 at 04:16 AM

    Thanks for sharing & Inspiring about all creative things . These ideas are fabulous.. Its really hard to select gifts for my mamma.. Im definitely going to try one of these for her birthday..

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