There are some people who are easy to shop for during the holidays, some who seem to have it all, and others who are essentially impossible to know what to get: teachers. What on earth is an appropriate token of appreciation for the ones who take care of and teach your kids every day, or if you're a student yourself, the ones who inspire and mentor you? Well, our holiday gift guide will steer you in the right direction. Read through the 22 ideas below, from elevated caramel apple dipping kits to clever and meaningful gift cards.
Not your average ruler, this rainbow set is affordable yet bursting with personality.
This lovely calligraphy set is perfect for the teacher who loves handwritten cards and making you practice your cursive.
Special and elevated, but also something your kids will appreciate gifting their teachers, these gem soaps are a great gift.
Teachers love irony, right?
If you gift them this dessert recipe book, maybe they'll bring in more treats for the class, too.
If teachers love apples, they're going to really love this DIY kit.
Card games that stretch your brain muscles seem like a fitting gift for educators.
Opt for a less traditional route and gift them this stylish humidifier.
This will make for stylish desk décor, and it lets your little one count down the days until summer.
Teachers need a lot of coffee to keep up with the kids.
Looking for the perfect thing to give your art teacher? This will fit the bill.
Here's another affordable gift, except this time it's wearable. We love the playful, low-key cool of this patch.
A dog leash is perfect for a teacher's literal pet.
Who wouldn't be happy to get some more shut-eye (or at least a better-quality sleep)? This soothing and stylish eye mask will make that happen.
You simply can't go wrong with a candle.
This set of beauty products is a great way to give someone a collection of goodies without going over budget.
If you can think of even just one interaction you had with this person that helped you out or taught you something, write it down on a cute letterpress card and call it a day.
Give the classroom a little life with this DIY window box unit.
Even better, make things easier on someone who doesn't have a green thumb but loves plants with this succulent box.