Teacher Appreciation Gift Guide: Unique and Local Gift Ideas

Disclosure: This guide is sponsored by some of the local businesses mentioned and listed.

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Parents can all agree that educators are some of the hardest working people we know. That includes teachers, assistants, counselors and bus drivers too! These are the people that continue to show up of for our children every day – and we are so grateful for them! While one week is truly not enough to show our gratitude, it is an important time to celebrate the hardworking individuals within the school systems. This Teacher Appreciation week, Indianapolis Moms is helping you think past the coffee mugs! We have compiled a list of local businesses you can support and get unique and creative gifts for your educators for Teacher Appreciation Week and beyond!

Lola Blu Boutique


Lola Blu Boutique offers a wide selection of affordable women’s clothing, jewelry, accessories and gift items. They specialize in bohemian inspired pieces blended with soft comfortable basics along with a wide selection of denim! Lola Blu Boutique offers a beautiful and peaceful space to shop, relax and have fun!

Bath Junkie

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Dr. Doug's

Lark & Lily Boutique

Becky the Bakester

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

Krafted for Kids

Silver in the City

Puccini's Pizza and Pasta

Main Street Treats

Barnes & Noble

City Nail Bar

OHealth Integrative Medicine

Celebrate the end of of another amazing school year by treating your educators to something special. This guide is filled with teacher appreciation gift ideas that will make an impact and show gratitude for the amazing things they do for our families every day.


Interested in being part of our Teacher Appreciation Gift Guide? Contact [email protected] for more details and information!