Mother’s day crafts are the best way to say that you care for your mother! Whether you are opting for simple crafts, or complex models that take a lot of time and effort - you will be spoilt for choice! There are crafts to suit every skill level - and they are all beautiful ways of saying that you care….

1. Make it memorable - got a mother who values innovation and thoughtful gestures? Make her a scrapbook - you can even use the brown paper bags at home to make one. All you need is some glue, a nice ribbon to tie the book and individual bows to add that touch of color! Got a few pictures you know she’ll treasure? This can be one of the best mother's day crafts she’s ever received…

2. Handmade and personalized cards are also great as gifts for mom. Just fold cardstock efficiently- and then stamp or sketch away! You could even use paint to create beautiful floral shapes. Throw in a few beautiful words and you have a gift that she’ll always treasure…

3. A photo collage always works great - whether you are using it as part of mother's day crafts or even as a simple gift. This can be one of the greatest of gifts for her, especially if she is the type who treasures old photos like old memories! Just punch a few holes into the cardstock you have and paste a few family photos to them. You could add to the look by using buttons, stickers or even colors. Use colorful clips or cord to tie the cardstock. If you want her to hang it on the wall, tie a loop of ribbon to it and you are all set!

4. Handmade magnets are one of the most useful and popular of mother's day crafts. You could just buy a few gems and then paste pictures or colors you desire on them. Use a glue gun to attach magnets behind these buttons. Wrap them in beautiful paper and present it to her as a gift - it’s convenient, thoughtful and does not burn a hole in your pocket!

5. If you aren’t that skilful with colors or pens, use paper Mache! You can create great gifts by using paper, flour, water and paint! Make a simple bowl or vase and then stick on a few colorful pieces of paper. You could even use the many decorations that are available at Christmas shops.

6. Poems are one of the best ways to express your love for your mother - and they are also in great use as mother's day crafts. Write a few poems that are sincere and heartfelt - and then frame them up or just write them down on a simple card!

Remember, you don’t need a lot of money or time to think of the best gift for your mother. If mother's day crafts aren’t your cup of tea and you're looking for other unique mother's day gifts , perhaps personalized engraved gifts could be an alternative special presents for mom! I believe you can easily find engraver in the mall to engrave anything you plan to offer to your mom this Mother's Day. So, be creative and give your mom an unforgettable Mother's Day.