Kids are already in school. I remember as a child summers going so fast, it hasn’t changed as an adult. I love that they are in school, but I miss them.
For Backpacks this year we went to DownEastHome
They have these great canvas backpacks and lunch boxes that are seconds only because a company has made a mistake on monogramming.
I took some scrap fabric and used my silhouette machine to cut out my kids names and initials. You have to buy the fabric blade for this, but I love to use fabric so it was a no brainer when I bought it.
Iron on interfacing.
Cut out pattern with machine.
Iron on fabric
I hand stitched it to give a little extra strength.