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These instructions are to make your own organizer for your long roadtrips by helping organize the very important navagation equiptment (ie. your map, ...
Materials:Upholstery fabric- 1/2 yardCanvas fabric- 1/4 yardCotton accent fabric- 1/4 yardUpholstery threadPlastic stabilizer 2 sheets- I just cut the...
Cut upholstery fabric in to two rectangles measuring approximately 13"(33.0mm) by 17"(35.5mm). Decide what you want pockets for and gather those ite...
Iron all the edges around the pockets you just cut out to prevent fraying after being sewn on. Also iron the edges of the cut accent fabric strips i...
Sew the top edge of the pockets that are ironed down to make a clean looking and prevent fraying from use. Place the smaller pockets are will go on ...
For the zipper have the material cut to be the height of the front and back together, plus your seam allowance. The width should be as wide as the zip...
Place your large pockets on the interrior upholstery fabric and pin around the edges. Like on the small pockets sew around the side edges and the bott...
To make the compass pocket, place the compass onto the fabric ironed with clearences and determine where the elevated circle would protrude from the ...
Take the upholstery fabric rectangle that was cut for the outside and layout with the back side up. Fit the plastic sheets to the top giving an 1"(2.5...
Make the closure flap. Cut two rectangles 3"(7.6mm) by 4"(10mm). Place them with the backsides together and cut small radiuses on the corners that wil...
Take the assembled part and place the closure that you just made between the fabrics on the middle right side of the assembly.
Take the entire assembly and roll the 1/2"-1"(1.3mm-2.5mm) edge of fabric over the plastic, making sure the edges are in between the fabrics and whips...
Place all of your items into the respective pockets you had made for them.
Use this for your navigation on your next road trip. Don't forget to pick up patches on your wonderful journeys and iron them onto the outside of you...
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Posted:Jul 19, 2007
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