It’s time to start loading up on back to school supplies but it might be time to turn a new leaf this fall and start DIYing your way to school bus bliss. Try out these DIYS whether you’re heading back to school or just in dire need of a new craft project.


1. Painted Pencil Boxes


Never lose another pen or pencil with this painted wooden box that’ll store all your favorite writing utensils.


 Painted Pencil Boxes


2. Donut Bulletin Board…With Sprinkle Push Pins


What better way to keep track of messages and to-do lists than with a colorful donut bulletin board? And sprinkle push pins make organization that much sweeter.


 DIY Donut Bulletin Board


3. Dip Dyed Laundry Bag


Because when school starts, those massive piles of laundry from waking up with a closet full of nothing to wear start appearing everywhere. This DIY is perfect for college students who’ll spend most of their undergraduate career hauling laundry home.




4. Chalkboard Notebook


Make a new mark every day on this chalkboard notebook. Keep your class notes inside and all your best doodles displayed proudly on the front.




5. Apple Mason Jar


Leave this mason jar apple on the teacher’s desk on the first day of school. Bonus points if you fill it up with treats for them to enjoy after a long day of teaching!