With the kids’ school year coming to an end I’m starting to think about some easy, inexpensive and unique gifts for teachers.
I’d ideally like to make the teacher gifts, with help from the kids. There are so many fantastic thoughtful and inexpensive handmade gift ideas for teachers on the web and we’ve collected here some of the best we’ve seen!
If you need a greeting card to go alongside the gift,
If you still feel stuck for ideas and/or time, scroll on down to the end where we’ve shared some of the nicest teacher gift ideas for under $25 found on Etsy!
For the crafty teacher, or anyone really (everyone should have a sewing kit on hand) this adorable kit in a cupcake-topped Mason Jar from
Get your little one sleuthing to find out their teacher’s birth month and then make them a beautiful personalized pendant using resin. We recently shared the entire how-to tutorial over on
This shave gel from
Maybe it’s because I love EOS lip balm, but more likely it’s the adorable printable card that makes me smile with this teacher gift idea. Head on over to
Mason Jar caddies filled with classroom essentials would be so useful, or fill them with little treats for the special teacher. Visit Shaken Together Life for all the how-to details.
Who wouldn’t love a little healthy snack? These banana chips with vanilla coconut and honey cinnamon dipping sauces from
Easy Crochet Coasters with a Coffee Mug
This body butter recipe from
My daughter insists that her teacher LOVES to write, because she leaves so many red notes in her homework assignments! For the teacher who likes to write a set of these DIY embellished dollar store notebooks from
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Along these lines, you can follow our step-by-step tutorial with free printables to make a miniature floral notebook gift set. Affix a few great pens (
How creative is this DIY teacher appreciation burlap wreath by Kenarry blog? Isn’t that little book cover banner such a neat touch?
I just love how colourful, simple and thoughtful this teacher gift idea by
Five More Simple Gifts for Teachers you Can Make with Items from Your Kitchen
At Christmas we made this video of five simple DIY gift ideas you can make using items from your kitchen and think these ideas would also make wonderful DIY teacher appreciation gifts.
Here’s the video showing how to make each of the ideas (be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel for more nature-inspired DIY and craft ideas!):
As we mentioned above, Etsy is a great place to find thoughtful, one-of-a-kind gifts for teachers. Here are a few great ones we’ve spotted for under $25*:
What other unique handmade gifts have/would you give to your child’s teacher?