Wow the Women in Your Life! 10+ Mother’s Day Quilted Gifts

Posted by on May 3, 2014 in Quilting | Comments


With Mother’s Day just around the corner, now is the time to begin thinking about the perfect gift to make for your mom or any of the women in your life. Nothing says “I Love You” like handmade. And, if you create a gift you’re able to customize every last detail to the person you care about — imagine what an impression that will make on them! Get inspired with a variety of ideas for bringing that perfect present to life.

Explore more than 10 unique Mother’s Day quilts, from mini quilts to handbags to bed-sized beauties, that the women in your life will love!

Mother’s Day pillows

Scrappy Patchwork Pillow

Scrappy Patchwork Pillow via Craftsy member SherriQuilts

How about a fast, easy patchwork pillow for mom? This 16″ x 16″ pillow is the perfect size for using as decor on a bed or a sofa. Make the pillow using scraps from your stash or use some of mom’s favorite colors to customize it just for her. This pattern comes with full color illustrations and gives directions for making an envelope style pillow closure for the back. Bind your pillow with prepared binding or make the pillow without binding.

Get the Scrappy Patchwork Pillow.

Mother’s Day mug rugs

Mum Mom Mug Rug Pattern

Mum/Mom Mug Rug Pattern via Craftsy member The Patchsmith

How about a personalized “Mom” or “Mum” mug rug? This 5″ x 9″ finished mug rug features a unique strip appliqué method, and can be completed in just a short amount of time. The pattern has been updated to include both the “Mom” and “Mum” options.

Get the Mom/Mum Mug Rug pattern.

Pansies Basket Mug Rug

Pansies Basket for Mom Mug Rug by Craftsy member 2strings

Give the beauty of delicate pansies to your favorite lady. This gorgeous mug rug would be a great fit for gracing her desk or coffee table, and provide an ideal resting spot for a drink and a small snack. Better yet, the fusible web appliqué with raw edge stitching makes construction quick and simple.

Get the Pansies Basket for Mom Mug Rug.

Mother’s Day placemats and napkins 

Quilt Napkin Kit for Mother's Day

Any mom will love this pop of color: the perfect finishing touch for kitchen and dining room tables—or even patio furniture! Crated by Lynda Milligan, this Craftsy exclusive design is a quick way to incorporate beautiful Kaffe Classics prints into any home decor. This quilt kit includes the pattern and fabric for four placemats and matching napkins, and is sure to add life to your mom’s table setting!

Get the Kaffe Fasset Pineapple Placemats & Napkins Kit.

Mother’s Day table runner

Mother's Day Table Runner

Simple Table Runner via SherriQuilts

Mom will love a beautiful spring table runner, and this Simple Table Runner pattern comes with the option for two different sizes. Use extra Jelly Roll strips or fabric from your scrap bin to piece this simple yet classic table runner design for Mom.

Get the Simple Table Runner pattern.

Mother’s Day wall hangings

Mother's Day Wall Hanging

MOM-ISMs quilt pattern via Craftsy member ratherbee166886

This wall quilt pattern is a terrific way to show off the memories you have with your favorite woman. Have a blast collecting “Mom-ism” quotes from friends and family, and piecing them with your favorite photo to create a one of a kind family heirloom.

Get the MOM-ISMs pattern.

Wall Hanging for Mother's Day

Mom Cave Wall Hanging via Craftsy member SHDesigns

This adorable wall hanging is the perfect touch for your favorite lady’s craft room! With finished measurements of 18″ x 28″, this quilt has a rod pocket along the upper edge of the back, and is machine quilted. Each appliqué is embellished with embroidery stitches and buttons.

Get the Mom Cave Wall Hanging pattern.

Mother’s Day cosmetic case

Mother's Day Cosmetic Case

Quilted Cosmetic Case/Ditty Bag Pattern via Craftsy member Sherri Noel

Mom will love this quilted cosmetic case or ditty bag which finishes at 8″ x 3″ x 4″ and is perfect for use as a cosmetic bag, small toiletry case, pencil pouch, sewing kit, baby necessities bag, or even an electronic cord bag. This pattern is designed for a confident beginner and does have a zipper you will need to add.

Get the Quilted Cosmetic Case/Ditty Bag pattern.

Mother’s Day small quilted bag

Sew Together Bag

Sew Together Bag via Craftsy member Sew Demented

The Sew Together Bag makes a perfect gift for Mom. This pouch, which finishes at 10″ x 5″ x 5″, features three interior zipper pockets and four other interior pocket sections. It’s all held together with a long zipper, which also forms the bag handles. Make this for Mom to store her sewing supplies or cosmetics. The possibilities are endless with this great quilted bag.

Get the Sew Together Bag pattern.

Mother’s Day business card holder

Business Card Holder

Business Card Holder via Craftsy member Jodi Nelson

If Mom carries cards in her purse, how about making her this simple yet stylish business card holder. Finished and folded, this cute case measures 2 1/2″ x 4″. This card holder also makes the perfect way to present a gift card to Mom…then she can use it to carry cards after! And better yet, this pattern is FREE!

Get the FREE Business Card Holder pattern.

Mother’s Day quilts

Colorful Scrap Quilt

Photo via A Quilting Life

How about a wonderful quilt for Mom for Mother’s Day? Finishing at 50″ x 50″ this “Bucket List” scrappy quilt is perfect for a wall hanging or for decorating Mom’s kitchen table. Use your scraps for the star blocks, and make the coordinating blocks using Mom’s favorite color.

Get the Bucket List Quilt pattern.

Mother's Day Quilt Kit

Give the gift of whimsy and wonder! This Park Bench pattern, featuring selections from Robert Kaufman’s Botanics collection, was designed by Jaybird Quilts. The quilt kit includes the Park Bench pattern and all of the fabric needed to create the quilt top, background and binding. Your favorite lady will love the color this quilt brings to her home!

Get the Park Bench BOM Kit.

Quilt Kit for Mom

Create the exquisite scene-stealer your mom has been waiting for! The Shimmer Quilt designed by Patti Carey combines gorgeous color with undeniable glamour. This quilt kit comes complete with the pattern and all of fabric needed to create this beautiful piece! Featuring Northcott’s Shimmer collection, the nature-inspired textures and metallic accents sparkle throughout this quilt, creating a lustrous look you won’t find elsewhere.

Get the Shimmer Quilt Kit.

With so many wonderful ideas to choose from, what will you make for your favorite women this year?