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Easy DIY teen survival kit and textbook cover (VIDEO)

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Make sure your teen is ready for school (and everything else) with these easy DIYs (WATCH)

Let's face it: Teens aren't always great at being prepared.

Make sure yours is ready for any situation by putting together this simple DIY survival kit. It's small enough to fit in a purse or backpack, but it still contains all those important essentials they should have on hand. Plus, it's cute enough that they might actually carry it with them all the time.

Once you have the survival kit ready, keep watching the video to learn how to make a simple textbook cover. They turn out even better than the book covers you buy in the store, but cost a lot less. Plus, they're totally customizable, which all teens love.

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