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7 Unique Handmade Mother’s Day Gifts

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7 Unique Handmade Mother’s Day Gifts

Mother’s day is coming up soon (May 13th) and while some of us get an A for preparation, others (ahem!) often procrastinate when it comes to gift buying. I know that my mom, like many moms out there, always tells me not to worry because she doesn’t need anything. “No, really, I don’t! Don’t buy me anything!” But the truth is, need it or not, your mom deserves to be pampered at least one day a year. So while new house shoes are awesome if hers are wearing out, we’d love to offer seven handmade gifts that really are something special. Feel good about sending your money into the hands of real artists and crafters. Besides, JCPenney can probably do without your hard-earned money this year.

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Lo Lankford

Lo Lankford is a recent Los Angeles transplant after a decade in the Big Apple. In her "spare time" (ha!) she used to run a dog rescue called Badass Brooklyn and helped save over 400 dogs. Otherwise? Nerd'do well, whistle blower, proud hillbilly from the sticks.

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7:42PM PDT on Apr 23, 2013

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7:36PM PDT on Apr 23, 2013

Already got my Mother's Day gifts from Amazon. I'm so excited about the deals that I got that I am going to share my discount promo code with anyone who is looking for a great deal on a Mother's Day gift. Here it is: http://amzn.to/Y2Ab4r Just click or copy and paste the url into your address bar. Some really great discounts if you purchase within 24 hours. Good Luck

10:28AM PDT on May 31, 2012

Thanks for the info! If mom likes to look fab, you can also get her a Karmin G3 Salon Pro Styling Iron http://www.safrons.com/karmin-g3-salon-pro-professional-100-pure-tourmaline-ceramic-flat-iron.html it's a great professional styling tool that's perfect for mom. I got some great gift ideas here too: http://www.safrons.com/gift-ideas-and-sets/

7:31PM PDT on May 25, 2012

i would have to agree with Sarah M. I thought there were instructions on how to make the gifts...so it's a matter of buying someone else's handmade gifts...gotcha! i ended up just going shopping with my mother to get her whatever it was that she needed.

11:22AM PDT on May 25, 2012

Some fun products; I especially like #6. But the title of this article is a bit misleading...I have to admit I was expecting some craft instructions or something, and I'm disappointed.

2:38PM PDT on May 23, 2012

Useful ideas.

1:19PM PDT on May 19, 2012

Thanks for the article.

2:51AM PDT on May 18, 2012

Interesting info, thank you.

8:44AM PDT on May 15, 2012

Great ideas and the payments help the artists.

6:00AM PDT on May 14, 2012

thanks!

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