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With Mother's Day on its way, it's about time we had a look at some lovely ideas to incorporate sewing into a gift Mum will treasure. Take a look at these ideas for some inspiration!

Make Mum's Day: Sewing Projects for Mother's Day

Quick and easy, have a go at making an infinity scarf from some fat quarters for a simple project that she'll love - just pick some fabric in her favourite colours.

Infinity Scarf project by My Sewing Box

This 20 Minute Makeup Bag Sewing Tutorial is the perfect sewing project for teens, tweens, beginners or anyone learning to sew. Quick and easy, it makes an ideal handmade gift idea perfect for Mother's Day, Christmas, Teacher Appreciation or bridal party gifts!

Make a pretty new snap-close pouch for her to store her make up and/or toiletries in - choose a chic fabric for ultimate points. Also doubles as a clutch bag!

20 Minute Make Up Bag by Hello Creative Family

Lunchtime Make: Felt Needlebook

If mum's into sewing too, stitch up a sweet little needle case that she can treasure forever - a great way to get the kids involved in present making too!

Felt Needle Case Project by Sew Magazine

Let her organise her things in the most stylish way, with a set of fabric trays in co-ordinating colours. Great for stashing bits and bobs, jewellery and make up!

Fabric Trays Tutorial by Swoodson Says


If you have a special photo or quote that you'd like to give your mum but want to make the frame a bit more personal, why not try making your own quilted frame? 

Quilted Frame by Ginger Cake

These DIY felt flowers are the perfect homemade Mother's Day gift - and the best part is, is that they'll never wilt or die!

Strapped for time and/or cash? Whip up a bunch of these felt flowers in no time with just some scraps of felt and some twigs - bonus points for no-sew gluing, so great for kids too!

Felt Flowers Tutorial by Mommy Moment


Another great way to use up all your little fabric scraps... stitch them into a bunch of flowers to make a unique card for Mum!

Sewing Mother's Day Cards by Sew Can She

March 10, 2019 by Amy Gilbert

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