DIY Back to School Gift Basket

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Back to School Gift Basket for Spouse

Summer is winding down and school is in sight! While you’re out gathering items on this year’s school supplies list, pick up a few extras with the husband in mind! Create a playful, DIY Back to School Gift Basket for your man! This little gift would be perfect for a spouse that’s heading back to school (school can be tough and this would totally make their day). But this would also be a fun surprise just because… I mean, I sometimes get a little jealous of all those fresh, new school supplies!

DIY Back to School Gift Basket

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It’s as easy as 1,2,3!
DIY Back to School Gift Basket Plus Printables
Couldn’t you just DIE over these darling printables!?! AHHH! The super-duper cute Courtney with All Things Bright and Beautiful was the creator behind these. Have you checked out her site? If not – put ‘er on your “To-Do” list because you are going to want to browse her amazing site! 

Supplies List for the Back to School Gift Basket Tags:

  1. You’re a Cut Above the Rest: Scissors
  2. You Rule: Ruler
  3. You Brighten My Day: Markers or Crayons
  4. Let’s Add One More Page to our Love Story: Notebook
  5. Our Love is Written on my Heart: Package of Pens
  6. Our Love is Permanent: Sharpies
  7. I’m so Lucky to be Stuck With You: Post-it Notes
  8. You’re a Smartie: Box of Smarties Candies
  9. You are the Apple of my Eye: Apple
  10. I’m Glued to You: Empty container, orange ribbon and orange M&M’s for a tasty glue stick

DIY Glue Stick Candy Jar

For the glue stick, find an empty container, like a spice or glitter jar.  Measure, cut and adhere orange ribbon along the lid {and if your jar is large enough, along the bottom edge}.  Paste the “I’m Glued to You” printable on the front of the jar and fill it with orange M&M’s!

DIY Back to School Gift Basket

To turn this gift basket into a fun date night by adding our Head of the Class Couples Game!  Remember all those get-to-know you questions you asked during the early dating days!?  Do you remember the answers!?  I hope so!  Spend the evening seeing who is the relationship smartie!

Printable Couples Game



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DIY Back to School Gift Basket

Printables Designed by Courtney @ All Things Bright and Beautiful Exclusively for The Dating Divas



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  1. My significant other is starting graduate school next month and this is a great idea. So creative. Thanks