Teachers appreciate any gift, but there’s a reason so many “world’s best teacher” mugs end up on thrift store shelves. We have an adorable way to put a spin on this classic teacher gift with something they just might use. Starbucks custom cups!
Whether you’re shopping for another teacher or yourself, there are a ton of fun (and budget-friendly) designs to choose from on Etsy. Love glitter? Disney fan? Obsessed with astrology? The options are endless—but we’ve rounded up a few of our favorites that we think you’ll love, too. Plus, most sellers allow you to customize the 24-ounce cups with a name, so you won’t have to worry about losing track of it in the teachers’ lounge. Pair one with a gift card to a teacher’s favorite coffee shop for an extra special gesture.
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Glitter Name Starbucks Cup
This simple yet stylish option lets you choose between several glittery, shimmery, or matte colors and lovely fonts.
Buy it: Glitter Name Starbucks Cup
Sunflower Reusable Starbucks Cold Cup
Add a dash of sunshine to your day with this charming floral design that can also be personalized with a name.
Blank Starbucks Color-Changing Cup
The vibrant color choices are even more fun as they change with the temperature of your drink! The seller also offers a personalized option for a couple extra bucks.
Crayon Custom Starbucks Cup
The crayons alone make this an awesome teacher cup, but the subtle colorful swirls make it even cooler!
Buy it: Crayon Custom Starbucks Cup
Cheetah Reusable Starbucks Cup
Prefer hot drinks over cold or just like to switch it up throughout the day? You can get this chic cheetah print for both!
Buy it: Cheetah Reusable Starbucks Cup
Personalized Cold Cup with Ring and Name
You can choose from over 40 different ring patterns to surround the Starbucks logo, ranging from floral to sporty fun.
Personalized Starbucks Cup with Hearts
This seller offers several delightful ways to style this sweet design: clear, white, and matte black cups plus bright, pastel, and iridescent pattern colors.
Zodiac Starbucks Cold Cup
We all have that one friend who’s obsessed with astrology—or maybe we are that friend. Either way, this cup is perfect!
But it: Zodiac Starbucks Cold Cup
Glitter Bling Top Starbucks Cup
If anyone deserves some extra sparkle in their lives, it’s teachers. The seller offers this glittery cup in several different shades in their shop.
Buy it: Glitter Bling Top Starbucks Cup
Mermaid Custom Starbucks Cup
Your name doesn’t have to be Ariel to flip over this sweet mermaid design, which comes in blue, gold, and pink shades, too.
Buy it: Mermaid Custom Starbucks Cup
Personalized Donut Sprinkles Starbucks Cup
Coffee and donuts go hand in hand, even if you’re not able to actually indulge in the sugary treat every time you sip.
Pastel Dinosaur Cold Cup
Warning: Your students will be so jealous when they see this adorable dino design!
Buy it: Pastel Dinosaur Cold Cup
Frog Starbucks Cold Cup
These cartoon frogs would be a big hit in the classroom, too.
Buy it: Frog Starbucks Cold Cup
Dory and Nemo Starbucks Cold Cup
Get one of each of these Disney designs for you and your bestie to enjoy together!
Buy it: Dory and Nemo Starbucks Cold Cup
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