Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Make your own teacher gifts

The end of the school year is nearing and you and your child may enjoy ideas for making your own presents to show thanks to the teachers in your life. Teacher presents need not be expensive to be thoughtful. Look around your house and there are many items you can upcycle into great gifts. Here are a few ideas:

How to Make a Pencil Holder from Floppy Disks
How to Make Cuff Links from Games
How to Make a Clock from a Bicycle Chain Ring 
How to Make Perfumed Bath Salts
How to Make a Pendant from a Hotel Key
How to Make a Hair Stick from a Record Album
How to Make Wine Markers