Want to get ready for school? How about some DIY back to school supplies? Complete your list with cool school supplies that will get anyone through another school year. Keep reading for diy pencil pouches, diy lunch totes, and more! You won’t run out of ideas and things to work on before school starts this year. Let your creative juices flow.
14 DIY Back to School Supplies For All Ages
With school just around the corner, getting all the school supplies for my kids is top priority. And if you know me, I wouldn’t settle for anything store-bought. So with this school year, I figured that it’s another opportunity for a few craft projects we can work on. If you also want some cool DIY school supplies to get you or your child ready for school, check this out. Not only are they awesome crafts but they can also save you some money.
1. Back to School Striped Mason Jars
You can use this to organize your pen and pencils or give it to your teacher as a gift. Get the steps here.
2. DIY Fruit Pencil Pouches
Here’s something hip and trendy to carry all your pens and pencils.
Watch this video to make your own!
3. Glitter Mason Jar Organizer
In case you didn’t want to make the striped mason jars, try glitters instead. Get the instructions here.
4. Chalkboard Mason Jar
If you still want variation, why not chalkboard paint. Check it out here.
5. Upcycled Tin Cans
Just in case you’re a bit tight on the budget, just upcycle tin cans. If you can make it look as awesome as these then that will be perfect. Get the steps here.
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6. DIY Confetti Pencils
Stop settling for the plain boring pencils and add a little style to it. See how here.
7. DIY Pencil Toppers
And since you made all your pencils pretty why not add a DIY pencil topper as well. Get the tutorial here.
8. Custom Notebooks Cover
Looking for a sewing project to get you back to school? Here’s a one for your notebooks. Get the instructions here.
9. DIY Metallic Typography Notebooks
Want to personalize your notebooks? Here’s a fun and cool way to do it. See how here.
10. Washi Tape Notebook
If you don’t want the metallic kind, decorate it some washi tape. Check it out here.
11. Chalkboard Notebook
Ever considered using chalkboard paint on your notebook? Well it will be so much fun when you go back to school. See how here.
12. Pink Wings – The Dragon Bottle Cover
Here’s a cute way to carry your water bottle. I’m sure your little girl will approve. Get the tutorial here.
13. DIY Pencil Clutch
It may not look like a clutch but believe me it can hold all your stuff. See how you can make it here.
14. Canvas and Leather Lunch Bag
Need a reusable lunch bag to bring at school? Make your own with this DIY tutorial.
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Which back to school supplies are you going to DIY this school year? Let me know below in the comments!