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Picture of First Aid Kit (with instructions for making a lined zipper pouch)
This is a great gift idea for parents--a kid-friendly first aid kit for the car. In addition to ideas for the kit, this instructable explains how to sew a lined, zipper pouch with a triangle bottom.

Enjoy!
Melissa
http://underconstructionblog.typepad.com

Step 1: Supplies

Picture of Supplies
For the pouch:
~ 1/3 yard (or largish scraps) of: a mid-weight wool (or corduroy) and a printed cotton (for the lining)
4x4" square of red felt (or cotton is fine)
a 12 inch zipper
sewing machine
red thread and thread to match your fabrics
scissors

For the first aid kit:
variety of first aid supplies, snacks and other "useful items" I included:
Diaper wipes
Hand sanitizer
Bandaids and gauze
Neosporin
Tweezers and nail clippers
Snacks and water
Cough drops
Earplugs
Ibuprofen
Rolaids
Tissues
Moleskin
Shout wipe
Safety pins

You may also want to add:
Other OTC medicines
small scissors
duct tape (not for the children ;)
crayons/pen
small pad of paper
 
nanaplati5 years ago
Hi Melissa!
I've just used your instructions for sewing a pouch for my brother in law's toiletries. I think it looks really cool! Thanks  for the tutorial! 
are the ear plugs for the father ? ;0)