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Mini Mother’s Day Trophies DIY

And the award goes to….Mom! Of course, who else?! These little party store trophies get a new life as a sweet token for Mom. Because they’re so easy to make, you can give them to all the moms in your life – friends, sisters, moms, step-moms, mom-in-laws….perfect for place settings or to give out at a Mother’s Day brunch. I filled them with fresh miniature flowers, but you could also fill with them with tissue paper flowers and pop them in the mail.

best mom in handMini Mother's Day Trophies DIY | Oh Happy Day!Mini Mother's Day Trophies DIY | Oh Happy Day!

Materials: Mini trophies (I got mine at the dollar store), spray paint, paper, scissors, glue

Step 1: Spray paint the trophies in a well-ventilated place. Let dry.
Step 2: Print out the words “Best Mom Ever Award” – I used a 14 pt. script font.
Step 3: Cut out around the words so you have a 1 1/2″ x 5 3/4″ strip of paper.
Step 4: Cut notches into each end.
Step 5: Curl each end with scissors.
Step 6: Insert through the handles, add a tiny dab of glue to hold in place.
Step 7: Fill with miniature flowers (I used wax flowers, pansies, mini daffodils, and white stock).

Mini Mother's Day Trophies DIY | Oh Happy Day!
Mini Mother's Day Trophies DIY | Oh Happy Day!

Happy Mother’s Day!

Photography by Tim Gibson

  1. Jordan at Wonder Thrills

    April 25, 2014

    This is pretty unreal how darling it is! Love the idea!

  2. Charity

    April 25, 2014

    cutest thing of all time. <3

  3. Kristin

    April 25, 2014

    Would have never thought of spraying painting the trophies. That is so cool.

  4. Lisa

    April 25, 2014

    Such a cute and simply beautiful idea!

  5. Emmie {Blue 11 Interiors}

    April 25, 2014

    How cute is that! It would work well for a shower or party favor as well!

  6. Meinhilde

    April 26, 2014

    Adorable! These would also make great place setting markers for a spring dinner party.

  7. lyndsay // coco cake land

    April 26, 2014

    ahhh chiara this is just sooo adorable! i saw these on your instagram and loved them! you are so clever, lady!

  8. Eva

    April 26, 2014

    These are the best. So so cute, love it.
    XO, Eva

  9. Jahaila @ Girl Nesting

    April 26, 2014

    These are brilliant!!! Love it!

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    April 27, 2014

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  12. MJ @The Flying Couponer

    April 28, 2014

    Vraiment adorable! Really cute and inspiring! I hope I will get one! :-)

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