Introduction: ✎ WEAVEN INNERTUBE PENCIL CASE 

this is a really handy pencil case, and look cool too.

Step 1: WHAT YOU NEED

you need:
_inner tube
_thread and needle
_hammer
_nails
_scissors
_a flat piece of wood
_sewing machine(optional)

Step 2: CUT INNER TUBE

cut inner tube in stripe, they can also be of different width

Step 3: MAKE WEAVING

THE NAILS SHOULD NOT BE DEEP
_nail the first 2 strips (one perpendicular to the other) to the piece of wood(photo1);
_nail a third strip on top of the first strip, and then one under , nail them(photo2,3);do it until it will be wide enough for your need;
_nail a perpendicular strip, woven to the strip you put before,and nail it (photo4);
_keep going until desired area.

Step 4: TAPE IT

remove nails gently and place small pieces of tape, do few nail at a time, and place immediately the tape or will undo the weaving.

Step 5: CUT LEFT OVER

cut away piece that stick out, so you will have a nice outline

Step 6: SEW

sew all along the outlines, by hand or by sewing machine ( see my instructable"tips to sewing bike innertube)

Step 7: PLACE PENCILS

now you just have to place pencil in your pencil case: just insert the pencil in the middle under a strip (in one or two)

Step 8: MAKE THINGS

you re done, whit this method you can make many cool things!

Comments

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JosV10 made it! (author)2016-08-30

I need to buy a sewing device :)

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Terrylj3 made it! (author)2014-07-02

What can I use other than leather and inner tube to do this with?

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lacrochetdiva made it! (author)2012-11-25

Great innovative Idea! x

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marcellahella made it! (author)marcellahella2012-11-25

Thanks!

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jacco1997 made it! (author)2012-11-17

"intertube pencil case"

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marcellahella made it! (author)marcellahella2012-11-18

( :

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brissony made it! (author)2012-11-17

Very simple, original, usefull, re-purposed, cool!
what Instructables used to be when it started out.
Keep it up -Thanks

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marcellahella made it! (author)marcellahella2012-11-18

thanks for this nice comment!

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shazni made it! (author)2012-11-14

oh lovely idea :-)

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poofrabbit made it! (author)2012-11-12

Wonderful idea!! You got my vote!

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marcellahella made it! (author)marcellahella2012-11-13

thanks a lot!

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