It’s hard to believe it’s almost that time of year again — back to school! Get ready for another A+ with these fabulous free projects.
1Apple a Day Mug Rug
A lovely welcome gift, this mug rug stitches up quickly and makes great use of your scraps. It will surely bring a smile to any teacher’s face!
Plenty of zipped pockets, inside and out, make for a useful bag that isn’t too cumbersome. You can also turn this into cross-body bag if you prefer!
With four patterns and a stash of leftover yarn, you can make a variety of colorful headbands to match any wardrobe. Perfect for an afternoon project.
4Back to School Scarves and Pencil Bag
Everyone needs a pencil bag! Add the matching scarf and you have an ensemble that’s ready for the runway — uh, we mean hallways.
5Applique Name Plate
Make embroidered name plates for coats, back packs, gym bags and other items that are bound to get lost. Embroider right on the item or use it like a patch.
6Charmed Wrap Bracelet
Make up a bunch of these bracelets, then swap them with friends. Add charms and beads for a personalized touch teens will love.
7Note Paper Book
Add an inspiring daily note to your student’s backpack or lunch bag. Then, using basic cutting and folding techniques, you can recycle pretty papers and make a keepsake book.
8Pencil Cake Pops
These adorable cake pops are the perfect touch for a family celebration to kick off the school year!