Not sure what to get for the kids’ teachers this year? Give them something they’ll enjoy with a little extra homemade love in it.
15 Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas For Teachers
Best Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas For Teachers 2019
Make these easy homemade Christmas gifts that your children’s teachers will be sure to love. These DIY Christmas gifts aren’t just cute and fun, most of them are functional gifts that teachers will love.
Spread a little more cheer with these homemade Christmas gift ideas for the educators in your life! Get crafting and give these great DIY Christmas gifts to the special teachers in your children’s lives this holiday.
1. Apple and Caramel Dipping Sauce
via i heart naptime
When it comes to meaningful gifts, you’ll never go wrong with food! Give out a sweet treat for a sweet teacher. Its delicious caramel recipe is so easy to follow.
2. Button Page Markers
via i heart naptime
No one uses markers more than a teacher does. This creative and very cute bookmarks would gain a lot of love and attention once given as a precious gift.
3. Personalized Mug Sleeves
via tip junkie
We all know why teachers have a lot of coffee mugs, but they mysteriously don’t have a personalized mug sleeve yet. Make one for your favorite teacher this Christmas!
4. DIY Glass Magnets
Here’s an easy, practical gift to help your teacher hang student work. This homemade Christmas gift can be a favourite because it’s very easy to make and just simply adorable at the same time meaningful to the teacher.
5. Reusable Lunch Bag
Teachers want to bring their own lunch as much as kids do too! Make them one this Christmas. Tutorial here.
6. Ruffled Bookmark
A teacher just can’t have enough bookmarks for all those books! Tutorial here.
7. Personalized Clipboards
Your PE teacher would LOVE this! Tutorial here.
8. Homemade Calming Lavender Lotion
Teachers deserve a little extra rest and relaxation after a stressful school year. Give them a soothing gift this year! Instructions here.
9. Winter Warmers
Leave your teacher a warm message and a warmer Christmas present before going off for Christmas break. Easy tutorial here.
10. Homemade Laundry Soap
via great oak circle
How about helping teachers save a few bucks by giving out some of your homemade laundry soap? Just stash them inside a jar and decorate.
11. Sharpie Mugs with Personalized Message
Doodle on mugs with some Sharpie to hand out to teachers this Christmas. Tutorial here.
12. Book Bags
Because no one would appreciate book bags as much as teachers will do, hand them out these cool handmade bags this Christmas. Tutorial here.
13. Bottle of Thieves Oil
Show your teachers how much you appreciate them by giving them a bottle of this useful essential oil blend. Include a booklet of suggestions for how to use it as a bonus. Tutorial here.
14. Homemade Caramel Sauce
via table for two
Homemade caramel sauce would go a long way this Christmas. Recipe here.
15. Home Baked Banana Bread
via lil’ luna
Teachers are our friends too! Bake them some healthy banana bread this Christmas.
Here’s a healthy banana bread recipe to start you off.
Take a while and check out this holiday video on more DIY Christmas gifts ideas for teachers, by JENerationDIY:
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on December 1, 2015, and has been updated for quality and relevancy.