With the start of a new school year right around the corner, there's no better time to start stocking up on supplies, and these DIY projects for back-to-school are offering some crafty and cost-effective alternatives to buying them from the store.
The end of the summer season often signifies the time for parents to start shopping around for school essentials and new clothes, but if you find that constantly buying new things is just financially too much, then these DIY activities are a great alternative. Why not add some personal touches and creativity to your school essentials by outfitting them with uniquely customized designs?
From crocheted pencil cases that are designed to look like minions from Despicable Me to chalk-made lunch bags that feature personalized messages, these DIY projects will definitely offer children a crafty way to showcase their personalities.
DIY Minion Pencil Cases
Leather Lunchbox Tutorials
DIY Cement Pencil Holders
DIY Frosted Supply Jars
DIY Crystal-Encrusted Kicks
From DIY Notebook Lunch Bags to Sugary School Supplies
By: Tana Makmanee - Published: Aug 27, 2013