20 gorgeous handmade gifts for teachers

Published on 1 October 2020 2 min read

To celebrate World Teacher Day, we’ve scoured the LoveCrafts library to bring you a round-up of specially selected patterns and ideas that make the perfect presents for teachers!

Whether you’re gifting at the end of term or Christmas, or just want to say a heartfelt ‘thank you’ for their hard work – these thoughtful handmade gifts for teachers are sure to get an A for creativity!

Make amazing apple cosies

The teacher’s pet always leaves an apple on their desk, so you’re guaranteed to be top of the class with these cute, quick and easy apple cosies! If you’re short on time but want to create a meaningful gift, these pretty patterns are a great place to start.

Perfect pencil cases 

Nothing says ‘back to school’ like a new pencil case, and they’re not just for kids! Teachers are sure to appreciate this handy handmade gift. Fill it with coloured pens for marking for bonus points!

Delightful desk organisers

These fun handmade desk organisers are guaranteed to pass the good gift test with flying colours!

Make low-maintenance plants

With a classroom full of kids, looking after desk plants is low on any teacher’s agenda! These soft, squishy and super cute plants are the perfect antidote; adding a splash of colour without any maintenance!

Excellent eco-friendly gifts

If saving the planet is top of your child’s teacher’s agenda, these eco-friendly reusable gifts will make a good impression. 

Want more inspiration? Check out our other quick and easy projects!

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