Going Away to College Coffee Gift Basket

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Have a friend Going Away to College? Send them off in style with a cute  The cute tag is available in the Almost Empty Nest Printables Library, which you can access by joining below. This basket can be given alone or as part or a larger gift. It would be fun to make several of them to give as gifts to a group of high school graduates.


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Steps for making a :

1. Gather the items on this Supply List: 

White Card stock

Cute Ribbon

Basket Filler

Coffee Pods

Cute Mug

Container or Basket: I found the gold one in the picture at Target. Dorm rooms are tight, so I did not want something very large. I bought a small oval one large enough for a mug and coffee pods. There are some similar gold trays on Amazon.

Clear basket wrap


2. Add some other items to your to make it super special:

A Keurig (No dorm room should be without one!)

Coffee Creamer Singles

Travel Mug (for drinking their coffee on the run)

Cute Dish Towel 


Starbucks Gift Card



Throw Blanket

Devotional Book like Fearless Faith: Devotions for College Students

Tea bags for the tea lover


3.Have fun putting together a great !

Put it all together in a cellophane bag.

Add a cute tag and some ribbon!! The tag is available in the Almost Empty Nest Printables Library. (Join the community below this post for access.)

Consider printing and slipping in a Bible Verse or two or twelve from 12 Bible Verses for College Students.

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