DIY Monogrammed Gifts for Mother’s Day

April 30, 2019

DIY Monogrammed Gifts for Mother’s Day

Finding gifts for Mother’s Day isn’t always easy. You might feel like you buy the same gift every year, or that you can’t find something truly personal. That’s why we’re sharing some fun ideas for DIY monogrammed Mother’s Day gifts on this week’s Maker Monday. If you want to make something special for the mom or moms in your life, this video is just for you. Amy shows you how you can make a number of monogrammed gifts with A Makers’ Studio stamps and Gel Art Ink, like sweet little stationery sets, tea towels, drawstring bags, and even luggage. Gel Art Inks are permanent inks you can use on fabrics and our Clear Stamps can be used again and again!

In this Maker Monday video, Amy shows you just how easy these inks are to use, as well as how to make a monogrammed linen napkin Mom will love! 

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Materials You’ll Need

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

You will also need a linen napkin and a large piece of cardboard to place under the napkin.

You can also purchase the Monogram for Mom product bundle here.

How to Monogram Mom’s New Napkin

1. Apply a small amount of Can’t Never Could Gel Art Ink to your palette and load your foam dome. Pounce it on a clean spot on your palette to offload the excess.

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

2. In a pouncing motion, apply the Gel Art Ink to the bee stamp. pressing lightly with your foam dome.

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

3. Apply the stamp to your napkin and press down (make sure you have cardboard underneath your single layer of napkin so it doesn’t bleed through to other layers or your table). Remove the stamp and wash it.

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

4. Lay your first initial under your bee and apply Gel Art Ink with your spreader. Allow it to dry.

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

5. Lay your second letter down and apply the Gel Art Ink.

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

Mother’s Day is coming up! But don’t just grab the same old flowers and generic card. Instead, you can DIY a Mother’s Day gift she’s sure to love forever. Check out this free tutorial from A Makers’ Studio and make a monogrammed linen napkin that’s perfect for gifting!

6. Allow the napkin to dry for 2 hours and then apply a warm iron to set the ink.

See how easy that was? You can make a set of linen napkins for the whole family, a set with just Mom’s initials, or one napkin for every mom in your life. Of course, this is just one way to use the Vintage Icons Stamp and Monogram Stencil. Add these items to your DIY toolbox and monogram whatever you want, whenever you want!

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