7 Back To School DIY Videos That'll Make You Craft, Not Cry

19 August 2016, 11:19 | Updated: 17 July 2017, 12:19

We the Unicorns

By Ellie Reilly

Back to school is just around the corner and, sadly, that also means endless revision and studying is also on the horizon. Never fear, though, we've got something that'll make your school experience just that little bit more fun.

To ease the pain, we've searched high and low for DIY projects to make your time in class just a little better. So if you want to add some personality to your school supplies, read on for the best tutorials around.


Sarah Betts - DIY Back To School Supplies & Emergency Kit

Sarah has all the answers to setting you a part from the crowd. She demonstrations how to create your very own pencil case, binder and notebook cover, so you no longer have to settle for the same ordinary stationary year after year. Though if you are unsure as to what to put in your new cute, handmade pencil case then Sarah draws attention to the emergency supplies that one should never attend school without.


Wengie - 12 DIY School Supplies Hacks

Wengie explores 12 different school supply hacks that will blow your friends' minds. She attacks little tricks that you would almost never think of, from different coloured staples to heart shaped paper clips; Wengie has all the answers.


Rclbeauty101 - DIY Snapchat Filter Backpacks

It can be possible for DIY tricks to become repetitive, which is why we must thank our fellow YouTubers for both their originality and creativity. Rclbeauty101 has created snapchat filter backpacks so we can finally take our obsession beyond the screens of our phones. So be sure to snap up this idea fast and create a trend, before your classmate beats you too it.


Just Jodes - DIY Back To School Supplies You Need To Try

Just Jodes encourages all to spice up their school supplies in her recent tutorial. Nothing can quite elevate your spirits on the first day of school like a bunch of handmade emoji stress balls, decorative folders and vivid pencil holders. Just Jodes goes as far as personalising her own pencils which of course won’t make writing that work paper any easier, but it sure can help spruce up the process.


Aspen Ovard - Back To School Pinterest DIY's Tested

Whether it’s baking, style, design or craft, Pinterest is widely recognized as the key to inspiration. In her tutorial, Aspyn demonstrates her attempts at some DIY back to school hacks that can be found on Pinterest to save us all a job.


Roxxsaurus - DIY Back To School Supplies 

Roxasauras provides us with a super cute and quirky video that explores quick and easy DIY back to school supplies. She creates notebooks that will leave your friends feeling envious and desperate for one of their own. Most certainly one to try.


Hermione Chantal - Back To School DIY School Supplies 

Finishing your cereal is now something to look forward to as the old cardboard box can be transformed into an elegant and attractive pencil case as Hermione demonstrations to us in her recent DIY tutorial. Within her video she creates unique equipment in the running up to the beginning of school and her designs and both beautiful and functional which simply cannot go un-attempted.


Which one is your favourite? Let us know in the comments below.