INSIDE: How to make an easy washi tape coffee mug for Father’s Day using his favorite college team sports colors.
Does Father’s Day kinda sneak up on you? As the one responsible for the family gift buying, this is one holiday that always gets me. Suddenly, it’s the beginning of June. And then it’s usually a scramble to come up with an idea. Groan.
But not this year.
This year, I had a Father’s Day gift idea that was both meaningful and unbelievably easy. As in it took all of 10 minutes.
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DIY Father’s Day Coffee Mug Gift Idea
Blank travel coffee mugs are a great inexpensive investment. I have made coffee cups for Mother’s Day and as end of school teacher gifts. So now it’s dad’s turn… This is also a good crafty project if you need something to occupy the kids!
coffee cup craft in collegiate colors
Remove the paper liner for the travel mug. Determine the colors of washi tape you plan to use.
Begin the very easy job of creating a striped washi tape design.
Can you guess which college I’m representing with these washi tape colors?! Scroll down for the answer.
For other Father’s Day ideas, check out Oriental Trading’s Father’s Day Headquarters.
So the college colors are…
Marquette University (yellow and blue) and University of Texas at Austin (orange and white).
What do you do special for Dad’s Day? Let me know in the comments.
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