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Recycle cast off denim into a convenient caddy with three separate pockets to protect delicate expensive gadgets from your keys, pens, half eaten granola bars and whatever else ...
Choose a denim skirt or pair of jeans that has a zipper and intact pockets. You'll also need a sewing machine, thread, scissors, pins, a pen (not pictured), ...
Start by creating cutting lines around the pockets. Use your measuring tape and pen. I used a one-inch seam allowance around the sides and bottom and 3/4 inch ...
Set one of the pockets face up on your work surface. Place the zipper over it, zipper tab down, with the zipper centered over the top of the ...
If you want a strap/handle for your caddy place the cord you cut earlier on the face side of one of the pockets. Put the ends in one ...
Flip one pocket down over the other (make sure that zipper is unzipped!). Line up the pockets so they are as even as possible. Then pin all along ...
Use a zig zag (shown) or overlock stitch over the raw denim edges to keep them from fraying. Oh how that denim loves to fray.
Trim any errant threads, turn your caddy right side out and enjoy the beauty. But wait! To really protect your tech you need one more step!
Velcro on the outside pockets makes them secure enough to hold your tech. Cut four velcro strips (two pieces of hook side and two pieces of loop side) ...
Ahhhh.... that wasn't so hard. Now you can take your tech wherever you want, without pricey plastic cases! Go forth and spread the word...
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