As the end of the academic year approaches, we’re on the hunt for thank you teacher gifts for those who’ve gone above and beyond, especially after the last year they’ve had. It can be hard to find a useful gift for the teacher who already has pretty much everything, so we’ve come up with a list of 10 perfect personalised thank you teacher gifts from independent businesses that are guaranteed to put a smile on their face.
1. A personalised candle
Why not gift that truly amazing teacher to a moment of calm with the Personalised Rainbow Candle from Kindred Fires, personalised just for them. From choosing the scent to leaving a lovely message on the front, this candle will go down a treat!
2. A personalised planter
Perfect for the teacher who’s really helped you to grow and bloom this year, this personalised planter teacher thank you gift makes the perfect present for any teacher with green fingers! Perfectly sized to plant small herbs and flowers, this unique gift is one they can treasure for years for come.
3. A personalised bookmark
Because every teacher needs a bookmark! This unique and uplifting personalised teacher gift bookmark is embossed with luxury gold foil to read ‘Thank you for your part in my story’ and features five hidden messages that are revealed when the inner slip is pulled out.
4. Personalised biscuits & tin
Does your teacher have a sweet tooth? We’ve got just the thing with these pastel pencil biscuits from Honeywell Biscuit Co! Almost too good to eat, these beautiful biscuits can be personalised with your teacher’s name and come in a cute tin that can be repurposed as a pen or pencil tin at a later date. Handy!
5. A personalised canvas tote bag
Made from recycled materials, this personalised teacher thank you bag by Jonny’s sister is soft but robust making it the perfect solution for carrying all of their school books. Choose a colour and name of your choice to go the extra mile and so they can carry their school books with pride.
6. A personalised fingerprint tree
A thank you teacher gift doesn’t get more personal than this! Get the whole class involved with this sentimental personalised fingerprint tree. Perfect as a joint gift to a teacher as a thank you gift for the end of term or a leaving present, this creative print is personalised with each student’s name with a message at the bottom to the teacher.
7. A personalised notebook
Make your teacher wish the new term would start right away with this lovely personalised too cool for school foiled softback notebook, a brilliant unique gift for any teacher. Personalise the front with their name and choose their favourite colour for the front. Want to go the extra mile? Add a personalised message printed on the inside page!
8. Personalised Teacher Apple Print
This stylish print by Eleanor Bowmer will be hung with pride in every classroom. Printed with the phrase ‘It takes a big heart to shape little minds.’, this stunning print will show your gratitude for all they’ve done and touch the heart of any teacher.
9. A keepsake decoration
This beautiful and heartfelt cloud hanging decoration from Periwinkle and Clay can be displayed anywhere in the classroom or in their home office. Little but lovely, this thank you teacher gift will warm the heart of every teacher at the end of term.
10. Chocolate stationery
…and last but certainly not least, how could we resist this charming Chocolate Stationery Box from Choc on Choc?! Containing all the classroom essentials a teacher needs, but handmade from pure white and dark Belgian chocolate. YES PLEASE!
There you have it! We hope you feel inspired by this list of 10 perfect thank you teacher gifts from independent businesses. If you have any other personalised gifts that you want to share, please do share them below in the comments!
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