Thursday, May 20, 2010

Handmade Teachers Gift


I have been feeling a little crafty lately and with thirteen days left of school I think that is plenty of time to use this for inspiration on a handmade teachers gift~ What teacher wouldn't like a little box decorated like this as a keepsake from their student. This was designed by Melissa Phillips and I think it is just the ticket to my child's teachers heart! For a list of all the supplies and links to where to get them just visit Emma's Paperie~Don't forget you could always bake some treats to put in the box and a little thank you note from the student~ Wouldn't that be sweet?
A good teacher is like a candle - it consumes itself to light the way for others. ~Author Unknown

5 comments:

  1. wow! this is great! and so inspirational...

    i suppose I should get cracking on making something with the kids for their teachers!

    ciao bella
    creative carmelina has been inspired!

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  2. So cool...lovely!
    Fabulous creations as always!
    Kiki~!

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  3. What a fabulous gift and I agree about the note from your child too. Memories forever!

    Smiles, Cyndi

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  4. I also adore the paper ruler attached, I can't find any that are not plastic coated. I got a yellow one in an old suitcase full of sewing embellishment but locating more is terribly hard. I wonder if this company has these also?

    Smiles, Cyndi

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  5. I would have loved to have received such a beautiful gift when I was teaching! This is so lovely. What a kind parent you are!

    Best wishes,
    Natasha.

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