10 Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas for Teachers


It’s coming down to the wire friends, and this is pretty much the final few days to get those last-minute gifts!  If you still need to pick up something for your child’s teacher(s), let us help!

We love our teachers and want to show them how much they are appreciated.  It’s okay if you’re shopping last-minute because there are lots of neat things still available around town.

10 Last Minute & Local Holiday Gift Ideas for Teachers

15 Soap from Next Summer

Cut your own Soap, $8 at Next Summer – You can get creative with the fun styles and soap scents at Next Summer.  Pair with a handmade washcloth or towel.


Caudalie Hand a15 Caudaliend Nail Duo, $15 at Bella Rouge – A little hand and nail cream plus a little cuticle oil is perfect for dry winter hands and nails, especially for those teachers that wash their hands all the time!

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Lola Boutique Skinny Bracelets, $20 – I’m slightly obsessed with these skinny bracelets because they are just so pretty and delicate and could be worn with just about anything!


15 Assorted JournalsCool Journals at Northshire, $8-$15 – I love paper, stationary, and journals.  These journals that I found at Northshire Bookstore are super hip and fun and would make a great gift!

 Homessence Tea Strainer5

Tea Strainer Set at Homessence, $16 – Any tea drinker would love this uniquely designed tea strainer I found at Homessence on Broadway in Saratoga.  Pair with a nice loose tea and you’re good to go!


Village Sweet ShoppeSomething Sweet at Village Sweet Shoppe – Sweet treats are almost always well-received and Village Sweet Shoppe in Ballston Spa has a huge selection of candies and chocolates to meet any budget!


Express Manicure at Sanctuary Spa, $25 – Sanctuary Spa | Saratoga SpringsGive your fave teacher the gift of a little pampering manicure at Sanctuary Spa.


Robyn Originals LogoNatural Body Care at Healthy Living Market – Healthy Living Market carries tons of great brands but we especially love Robyn Originals and Olive Naturally.  Check out their assorted body lotions, lip balms, creams, and body washes.  Lots of gift options there!


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Movie Tickets at Bow Tie Cinema – Pick up a couple movie passes so your teacher and a guest can enjoy an evening in Saratoga at Bow Tie Criterion Cinemas on Railroad Place.

Holiday Plants at Sunnyside10

A Poinsettia or Holiday Plant from Sunnyside Gardens – Each Christmas, Sunnyside Gardens greenhouses are filled with red, white, pink, and marble poinsettias.  Lots to choose from and a unique and different gift for any teacher.


We’ve been shopping local all season, and featured TONS of amazing gift ideas in our Holiday Gift Guides.  Check them out again here.

Do you have any other holiday gift ideas for teachers?  Share them with us!

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