1. Revamped Lunch Box
Decoupage a photo to the front and cover the inside with blackboard paint for changeable messages.
4. Supply Holder Notebook
Sew elastic onto a notebook to hold essentials. DIY here.
5. Notebook Lunchbag
Highly customizable to be slightly more or less enthusiastic about the state of lunch. Get the directions here.
6. Alphabet Necklace
For the most blingin’ first grader ever. Directions here.
7. Felt Cutout Pencil Pouch
NO sewing skills required.
8. Piano Hinge Notebook
This one uses colored paper and bamboo skewers. Get the directions here.
9. Adorable Bow Pencil Pouch
Light sewing skills required. Directions here.
10. Mini Art Roll
Every child needs this. Every adult needs this. DIY here.
14. Notebook Blankets
These adorable felt book covers have a little extra pocket. Get the DIY here.
15. Chalkboard Placemats
Give your placemats a coat of blackboard paint.
18. Washi Tape Pencils
So easy, a third grader could make these.
22. Pipe Cleaner Pencil Toppers
Materials needed: pipe cleaners, scissors, foam stickers, and markers.
23. Craft Foam Pencil Case
Small hands can get a feel for sewing with this project, which requires a child-safe needle. Get the directions here.
25. Laptop Stand for the Bed
This DIY claims to only cost $15 and take 30-60 minutes of your time.
26. Over-The-Chair Bag
For extra storage and organization. Get the sewing DIY here.
An incredibly easy DIY that makes a great back-to-school teacher gift.
30. Cute Wall Hooks
Adorable for an elementary school classroom. Get the DIY here.
31. Scrap Fabric Notebook and Pen Set
Get the tutorial here.
33. Recycled Soda Bottle Apple Pouches
Get the directions here.
36. Notebook Tote
These are easy enough to make with embroidery thread and Sharpies.