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Great Ideas — 23 Handmade Gift Ideas to Make for the Special People in YOUR Life!!

It is that time of year when a CUTE, creative gift is needed for those special teachers, mothers, fathers, & friends in your life!


Here are 23 AWESOME gift ideas that you can share with someone special!

 Be sure to take a look at all of the fabulous ideas that have been shared this week!

DIY Mother’s Day Canvas @ My Blessed Life

 Teacher Appreciation @ makoodle

Mentos Teacher Gift Idea and Printable @ Detail Oriented Diva

  Mother’s Day Cupcake Toppers @ Hoosier Homemade

 Teacher Appreciation @ Naptime Journal 

 School Days Thank you Cards @ Shaken Together 

 Free Printable Simply the Best @ The Three Sweet Peas

Mother’s Day Subway Art @ Detail Oriented Diva

 Teacher Appreciation Dinner @ Desperate Craftwives 

Teacher Gift @ Dixie Delights 

Kindergarten Graduation Ideas @ Simple Girl 

 Teacher Printable @ Balancing Home

Push Pop teacher Gift and Free Printable @ Detail Oriented Diva

May Day Basket Gifts @ Three Scoops of Love

Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea and Printables @ Makoodle

 Mothers Day Liquid Soap @ Homespun with Love

 Herb Garden @ The Taylor House 

 Mother’s Day Freebie Printables  @ Amanda’s Parties to Go 

 Mother’s Day Printable @ Our Thrifty Ideas

 Coach/Teacher Gift @ Simply This and That

 Personalized DIY Notepad @ Gingersnap Crafts 

 Bad day for Husband @ Seeker of Happiness 

 Mom Gift @ Detail Oriented Diva 

 Teacher gift @ Just Between Friends

Don’t forget you can win a Mindy Mae’s Market $100 gift basket of goodies that includes:

ribbon, burlap bags, flower mason jar lids, striped straws, 3-foot balloons, twill ribbon, fabric lace tape, paper treat cups, cupcake liners, washi tape, etc.

Come link up YOUR ideas and enter to win!!

Have a Happy Saturday!!


Another Great Ideas post is coming up tonight!!!


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  3. Thank you some great fun ideas !! cant wait to get started.

  4. I’ m speechless, this is wonderful! I have an autistic child and every year i give appreciation to the teachers (this year i have six) not just at teacher appreciation week. Your ideas will carry me through for next year. You have no idea how much this helps me. THANK YOU

  5. Crystal B says:

    Great ideas just have to pick one now!

  6. These are all such great ideas. Thank you so much for featuring my Dinner & A Movie Teacher Appreciation gift!
    Desperate Craftwives

  7. So many great ideas – thanks for sharing!

  8. The link to the Mento’s teacher gift did not go to the Detailed Diva…

  9. Jen @ Four Marrs & One Venus says:

    Love these! Off to share this great round up of wonderful ideas! Thank you!!

  10. These are some great gift ideas! Thank you for featuring my coach/teacher gift!

  11. Thanks for including my “peach”er idea along with so many other awesome ideas! Love them all!

  12. Oh My Goodness Jen! Thanks for featuring so many of my ideas. I am truly thankful! What a great start to my morning. Thanks again!

  13. Such adorable ideas! Thanks so much for including my Mother’s Day Cupcake Toppers!!

  14. Thanks for all the wonderful ideas and printables.

  15. jayme @ No Regrets Living says:
  16. Your party has SO much inspiration and creativity each week! Thank you for sharing my school days thank you cards with these AWESOME features!! Hope you have a wonderful weekend!


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