Sewing gifts for mom: 24 quick-to-make projects

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 10. Still deciding on a special gift for Mom? With only three days left until her big day, it’s times like these when your sewing skills sure do come in handy!

Today we’ve rounded up some fun Mother’s Day gifts that you can sew—and you can complete most of them in a few hours or less. Take a look, download an eBook, and spoil Mom with your stitches.

Chef Mom

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“Too-Hot-to-Handle Pot Holders” from Kitchen Stitches 2 “Easy Appliqué Potholder” from Sweet and Simple Sewing 3 “Not-for-Guests-Only Dish Towel” from Kitchen Stitches (super easy: make a set!) 4 “Double-Handed Pot Holder” from Kitchen Stitches 5 “Shirt Tales Apron” from Kitchen Stitches (Ask Dad to donate a shirt?) 6 “Oven Mitt” ePattern

Globetrotter Mom

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“Luggage Tags” from Sweet and Simple Sewing 2 “Literary Genius eReader Cover” from Sew Practical 3 “Jelly Roll Tote” ePattern 4 “Curling Iron Cozy” from Sweet and Simple Sewing 5 “Heartfelt Journal” from Sew the Perfect Gift 6 “Makeup Bag” from Sweet and Simple Sewing

TRY THIS: make one of these travel-friendly projects each time you need a gift for Mom (birthdays, Christmas, etc.). You can even coordinate them by using her favorite color scheme. Before you know it, you’ll have sewn an entire travel set!


Hostess-with-the-Mostest Mom

Sewing gifts for mom
1 “Wine Glass Charms” from Kitchen Stitches 2 “Pocket Place Mats” from Sew Practical 3 “Coasters with Curves” from Kitchen Stitches 4 “Woven Place Mat” from Make It, Take It 5 “Apron Strings” waist apron from Sew Practical 6 “Watermelon” from Table Toppers

Sew-Loving Mom

Sewing gifts for mom
1 “Double Scissor Keeper” from Make It, Take It 2 “Tranquility” from Little Gems 3 “Pincushion Collection” from Patchwork Loves Embroidery 4 “Order Coffee Every 60 Minutes in a Coffee Shop” from Back to Charm School (sew just 4 coffee-cup blocks for a quick table topper)  5 “Half Moon Needle Case” from Make It, Take It 6 “Bigmouthed Thread Catcher” from Make It, Take It


What’s your best mom memory? Tell us in the comments.


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