Back to School Teacher Gift Idea {For a Berry Special Teacher}

    Posted by  ·  August 7, 2013

    This back to school teacher gift idea is a great way to welcome your teacher back to school. We love making gifts for our teacher to show our appreciation. You might enjoy browsing these teacher appreciation gift ideas. I even have some cute back to school teacher gift tags that make gift giving super easy! If you are looking for a cute saying to make your own be sure to look at these 50 Cute Sayings For Teacher Appreciation Gifts .

    Free teacher printable

    All you need is a berry basket (I used the quart berry basket from Sweet!), some ‘strawberries’, ribbon, candy to fill the berries and the printable gift tag.

    Berry Special Teacher Gift Tag Download


    I made these little strawberry boxes with my Cameo. I downloaded the strawberry box from their website. I resized the berries to fit three on a 12″ X 12″ piece of patterned cardstock. I cut the leaves on a separate piece of green card stock.

    Berry Special Teacher Gift Strawberries

    Tip: I used a tapestry needle with the ribbon doubled to sew through the top holes on the box. Make sure the ribbon is doubled so you can tie a bow on the top.

    Don’t have a Cameo no worries! Fill the basket with some chocolate dipped strawberries or strawberry shaped sugar cookies! Tie on the gift tag and you have a super cute back to school gift for your teacher!


    If you have to have a CAMEO be sure to try to win one! I have a giveaway going on right now! There is even a special promotion code- you can use “Skip” at check out to save on the CAMEO machine and BOGO Vinyl.


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    1. Sunday, August 18th, 2013
      What a fun idea, I smiled when I read the label, will definitely be making these with my kids for their teacher. Thanks
    2. Kerry
      Thursday, August 8th, 2013
      My daughter would love to give her teacher Mrs Berry this! So cute
    3. Thursday, August 8th, 2013
      My cameo and my red pindot paper are calling my name...i need to make these!
    4. Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
      I love these, Cindy! They are a perfect way to make strawberry cookies suitable for a back to school gift. Cannot wait to share!
    5. Jill
      Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
      Where is the file for the tag? Love this idea!!!
      • Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
        Hi Jill, click on the bolded title in the middle of the post that says Berry Special Teacher Gift Tag Download and it should open up and you can print. I printed in color on white cardstock. Let me know if you have trouble!
    6. Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
      This is adorable!! Pinning!