When you go back to school, you feel pretty awesome with your new school supplies. So, why not make super special ones that have your own personal touch to them?

DIY #1: Revamped Lunch Box

Revamped Lunch Boxes

Try this;  Painting a chalkboard paint for changeable messages.

DIY #2: Book Covers with Plastic Pockets


You know your child is growing up when they get their first textbook. Have your kiddo design custom covers with heavy construction paper, road maps, or even wrapping paper. They’re just as good at protecting books from bumps, scratches, or drippy servings of cheese fries.

DIY #3: Milk Jug Sandwich Protector


Tell soggy sandwiches good bye with this milk jug sandwich protector. It’s easy to make and your kid can design, color and sticker it to their hearts content.

DIY #4: Supply Holder Notebook


When you make this for your notebook, you won’t need to worry about your pens and other things falling out everywhere.

DIY #5: Notebook Lunch Bag


Highly customizable to be slightly more or less enthusiastic about the state of lunch.

DIY #6: Alphabet Necklace


To add some bling to your wee one, try making this!

DIY #7: Travel Art Roll


Who doesn’t need this, lol?


Written by Cleo Neufeld

Cleo Neufeld

Before meeting the love of her life, Cleo was a single mother to a beautiful little girl for many years. She shares her expertise in single parenting, building a relationship, living on a budget and more.