By Andrea Steed

For teacher appreciation week this year, I sent little gifts to all of my daughter's teachers at school.  One of the projects I made was a very simple paper pocket for a small tube of lip balm.  It's a simple project and is great for teachers, friends, party favors, and so much more!  Here's how it's done:

First I cut several pillow boxes with my Silhouette from some pretty patterned paper:

Then I inserted the lip balm and closed up the sides:

Next, I made some quick labels with this postage stamp QuicKutz die cut and some alphabet stickers:

Finally, I tied ribbon around each box and labeled it for each of my daughter's teachers: