Instructables: exploring - living - case - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:01:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fold a Pillowcase Like a PRO http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-a-Pillowcase/
Fold a Pillowcase Like a PRO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/2XVH/HS1RTR4W/FQV2XVHHS1RTR4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/2XVH/HS1RTR4W/FQV2XVHHS1RTR4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/2XVH/HS1RTR4W/FQV2XVHHS1RTR4W.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Learn to fold a pillowcase (of any size!) into a neat little square that fits nicely and saves space in your linen closet or drawer.  Pillowcases come in a variety of sizes and shapes to fit the assortment of pillows everyone uses from European and Square pillows to Standard and Body pillows. There...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:22:21 PST
Asthma Inhaler Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Asthma-Inhaler-Case/
Asthma Inhaler Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/JPLE/HRWIDXKV/F0OJPLEHRWIDXKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/JPLE/HRWIDXKV/F0OJPLEHRWIDXKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/JPLE/HRWIDXKV/F0OJPLEHRWIDXKV.SMALL.jpg lizziecharlton I love having pretty things made from fabric I love, and my inhaler case is no exception. I really wanted something with stiff sides to protect the inhaler as much as possible, and this case was the result of my testing. With the method outlined here, you too can make multiple inhaler pouches to...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 13:16:05 PST
Organize your sewing space! http://www.instructables.com/id/Organize-your-sewing-space/
Organize your sewing space! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/QK4Y/HRPBMCVN/FX8QK4YHRPBMCVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/QK4Y/HRPBMCVN/FX8QK4YHRPBMCVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/QK4Y/HRPBMCVN/FX8QK4YHRPBMCVN.SMALL.jpg SnazzyBot I love having all my stuff where I can find it and get to it easily. I've come up with a few tips, tricks, and hacks to make things easier. Garden hose bobbin holder I hate, hate, HATE those plastic bobbin boxes! Why? Because I always drop them or knock them off the table, and then my bobbins scu...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:52:35 PST
The Makeup Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Makeup-Box/
The Makeup Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/CE48/HR4SW4SA/FCTCE48HR4SW4SA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/CE48/HR4SW4SA/FCTCE48HR4SW4SA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/CE48/HR4SW4SA/FCTCE48HR4SW4SA.SMALL.jpg antibromide Custom created boxes designed to fit exactly what you want to store make life easier.  When those boxes are also beautiful, you really have something to brighten up your day.  As a daily make-up wearing person, I have a specific set of things that are used regularly and are rather oddly shaped.  Ho...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 23:35:52 PST
Leather Laptop Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Laptop-Sleeve/
Leather Laptop Sleeve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/QFQL/HQS4ZE8X/FN2QFQLHQS4ZE8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/QFQL/HQS4ZE8X/FN2QFQLHQS4ZE8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/QFQL/HQS4ZE8X/FN2QFQLHQS4ZE8X.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Electronics can cost a pretty penny or two (or ten thousand) so keeping them safe from damage is not only smart but necessary. In this tutorial, I'll teach you how to make a laptop/ E-reader/ tablet sleeve out of leather, with hardly any actual sewing and a cool factor that'll blow your roof. Let's...
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 15:22:24 PST
Paracord Pouch For Mini Multi-Tools Leatherman PS4 or Gerber Dime http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Pouch-For-Mini-Multi-Tool-Leatherman-PS4/
Paracord Pouch For Mini Multi-Tools Leatherman PS4 or Gerber Dime - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/2NEO/HQOJJAN9/FCM2NEOHQOJJAN9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/2NEO/HQOJJAN9/FCM2NEOHQOJJAN9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/2NEO/HQOJJAN9/FCM2NEOHQOJJAN9.SMALL.jpg meqnine A man needs to protect his tool Make a cobra weave bat The same way you make a paracord bracelet, you make a cobra weave bar. The cobra weave bar will be used as main structure for the pouch. Length Make sure the cobra weave bar is long enough to wrap it around the tool perimiter, minus...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 20:38:37 PST
Denim Camera Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Denim-Camera-Case/
Denim Camera Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/HZNV/HO7XFTFX/F28HZNVHO7XFTFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/HZNV/HO7XFTFX/F28HZNVHO7XFTFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/HZNV/HO7XFTFX/F28HZNVHO7XFTFX.SMALL.jpg pipe42 I made this padded denim camera case to match a laptop sleeve I have made. Design criteria: I wanted a very simple, almost minimalist case - no extra pockets for batteries or SD cards; just a padded case with a simple closure that would be easy to open and close. This is a reasonably basic sewing ...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 15:40:13 PST
Denim Laptop Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Denim-Laptop-Sleeve/
Denim Laptop Sleeve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/MRF6/HO232D39/FY1MRF6HO232D39.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/MRF6/HO232D39/FY1MRF6HO232D39.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/MRF6/HO232D39/FY1MRF6HO232D39.SMALL.jpg pipe42 I made this simple quilted laptop sleeve to cushion my laptop when it is in my backpack. Making your own sleeve is a great way to make sure it fits your device perfectly and suits your personal style. This is a reasonably basic sewing project but I am assuming you know how to work a sewing machine...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 22:48:40 PST
Moleskine duct tape based pen case/holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Moleskine-duct-tape-based-pen-caseholder/
Moleskine duct tape based pen case/holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/Y4FC/HNSDYI94/FD9Y4FCHNSDYI94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/Y4FC/HNSDYI94/FD9Y4FCHNSDYI94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/Y4FC/HNSDYI94/FD9Y4FCHNSDYI94.SMALL.jpg khilnani Many others have posted their solutions to storing pens with a notebook. I've tried a few of those and here is my version of the solution. Pros of this solution The prior version was a loop attached to the right side (open side) of the Pocket Moleskine's rear cover. However, this solution only...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 08:52:37 PST
Organizational Case w/Dividers http://www.instructables.com/id/Organizational-Case-wDividers/
Organizational Case w/Dividers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/9KM6/HJGE2A5W/FH09KM6HJGE2A5W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/9KM6/HJGE2A5W/FH09KM6HJGE2A5W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/9KM6/HJGE2A5W/FH09KM6HJGE2A5W.SMALL.jpg mdln With the power of lasers, you can turn pretty much anything into an organizational case.  It's ridiculous!  Ridiculously awesome.Simply put, this is the process: • Measure your case • Design inserts • Laser cut inserts • Insert & enjoy ultimate organization! LET'S DO DIS!Here's what you'll n...
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Thu, 25 Jul 2013 11:31:00 PDT
Personalize your Tablet cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalize-your-Tablet-cover/
Personalize your Tablet cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/I6Y8/HH2W0EOH/FYDI6Y8HH2W0EOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/I6Y8/HH2W0EOH/FYDI6Y8HH2W0EOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/I6Y8/HH2W0EOH/FYDI6Y8HH2W0EOH.SMALL.jpg Islam Safir I have always been a fan of putting some kind of emblem on my stuff to personalize it with style, here is my take on a tablet cover and a kindle E book reader protective case , all been done by inexpensive hand tools and some improvised tools to make the job easier, i will be showing how to details ...
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Fri, 31 May 2013 21:31:49 PDT
All Leather iPad Messenger Bag (fig tree motif) http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-iPad-Messenger-Bag-fig-tree-motif/
All Leather iPad Messenger Bag (fig tree motif) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/L6M8/HF244CYD/FQPL6M8HF244CYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/L6M8/HF244CYD/FQPL6M8HF244CYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/L6M8/HF244CYD/FQPL6M8HF244CYD.SMALL.jpg Phiske I started working with leather a couple years back making book covers, messenger bags, briefcases and the like.  It's a wonderful material to work with but not very forgiving.  You make a hole or a scratch and there it stays.  If you have to rip the stitch Better be darn sure you can sew it back tog...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 16:52:29 PDT
Felted wool Kindle cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Felted-wool-Kindle-cover/
Felted wool Kindle cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/IYZ8/HDRS60EB/FBOIYZ8HDRS60EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/IYZ8/HDRS60EB/FBOIYZ8HDRS60EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/IYZ8/HDRS60EB/FBOIYZ8HDRS60EB.SMALL.jpg Yorkshire Lass This is how to make a neat, protective cover for an e-reader from an old woollen jumper.  The dimensions given are for the current (in March 2013) basic Kindle model with a 6” display and no keyboard, which measures 166 mm x 114 mm x 8.7 mm.  However, it would be easy to make one to suit other sizes...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 07:40:34 PST
Make a Guitar Case Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Guitar-Case-Table/
Make a Guitar Case Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/EEU5/HCV8NIEX/F7PEEU5HCV8NIEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/EEU5/HCV8NIEX/F7PEEU5HCV8NIEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/EEU5/HCV8NIEX/F7PEEU5HCV8NIEX.SMALL.jpg knife141 I was wandering around in a tag sale one day and came across an old chipboard guitar case, which seemed like the perfect candidate for an unusual table.  So, I headed to my shop with my $5 purchase and got to work. Materials & Tools Required The materials I used were: - an old chipboard guitar c...
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Thu, 7 Feb 2013 07:57:28 PST
Minimalist iPhone Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-iPhone-Wallet/
Minimalist iPhone Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/MQ47/HBXWRM0P/FO8MQ47HBXWRM0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/MQ47/HBXWRM0P/FO8MQ47HBXWRM0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/MQ47/HBXWRM0P/FO8MQ47HBXWRM0P.SMALL.jpg FryGuy2086 I am a minimalist. I have a very thin and sleek card holder I use for a wallet, but at times, even that is too much. There are some ok options out there for carrying just the essentials (money clip, etc.), but nothing was quite right. Because I will always have my phone on me, I figured, why not mak...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2013 10:59:16 PST
Box Treatments, and How to Solve the Case of the Missing Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-Treatments-and-How-to-Solve-the-Case-of-the-M/
Box Treatments, and How to Solve the Case of the Missing Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/YKTX/HBNXWO4L/FJWYKTXHBNXWO4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/YKTX/HBNXWO4L/FJWYKTXHBNXWO4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/YKTX/HBNXWO4L/FJWYKTXHBNXWO4L.SMALL.jpg milesfromneihu It is not hard to make a good box or case for tools or instruments. And you can often improve the usefulness of an existing box by judicious addition of foam or flaps. By foam, I mean closed-cell polyethelene packing, not to be confused with styrofoam. Styrofoam is weak and crumbly; closed-cell LDPE...
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Tue, 8 Jan 2013 21:49:23 PST
Naruto sharingan felt Kindle case http://www.instructables.com/id/Naruto-sharingan-felt-Kindle-case/
Naruto sharingan felt Kindle case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/MUW1/H9T4FDCN/FHEMUW1H9T4FDCN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/MUW1/H9T4FDCN/FHEMUW1H9T4FDCN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/MUW1/H9T4FDCN/FHEMUW1H9T4FDCN.SMALL.jpg Paulina-MojePotwory I want to show, how I've made my felt Kindle case.   Making the felt sharingan First step is making a felt sharingan.  What do we need? Black felt, two tint red felt (darker and brighter) scissors, felt glue. 1. Cut two (black and brighter red) round felt pieces 2. Cut smaller circle from the re...
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Wed, 28 Nov 2012 11:41:34 PST
Felt Beemo Case! http://www.instructables.com/id/Felt-Beemo-Case/
Felt Beemo Case! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/RRV2/H9G12EIN/F1LRRV2H9G12EIN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/RRV2/H9G12EIN/F1LRRV2H9G12EIN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/RRV2/H9G12EIN/F1LRRV2H9G12EIN.SMALL.jpg Stephanefalies So here I was again with another case-less handheld device, my Nintendo 3DS. Thinking about the possibilities for a felt case to make for it when lo and behold, little Beemo popped into my head. Beemo or BMO is a character from Adventure Time, which even if you have never seen or heard of it, you ca...
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Fri, 16 Nov 2012 21:07:06 PST
Crocheted Flower Case for Kindle eReaders http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Flower-Case-for-Kindle-eReaders/
Crocheted Flower Case for Kindle eReaders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/6953/H994RHYN/FIH6953H994RHYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/6953/H994RHYN/FIH6953H994RHYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/6953/H994RHYN/FIH6953H994RHYN.SMALL.jpg CreativeTiffany I got my mom a Kindle as an early Christmas gift and decided to make a case to go with it.  My mom has a thing for 'butter yellow', but a plain yellow case was too boring so I added some flowers for a bit of color.  It has a cute spring-y look about it in the end.  The case is designed to be use wi...
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Thu, 8 Nov 2012 12:32:03 PST
Leather Cover for Kindle, iPad or your favourite book http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cover-for-Kindle-iPad-or-your-favourite-b/
Leather Cover for Kindle, iPad or your favourite book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/USZS/H8CVK39E/FNOUSZSH8CVK39E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/USZS/H8CVK39E/FNOUSZSH8CVK39E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/USZS/H8CVK39E/FNOUSZSH8CVK39E.SMALL.jpg Lucy Choe I have stumbled upon leather pieces on sale and got myself a few. I have plans for all of the leather pices, but so far I`m gonna show you how I made a leather case for the Kindle Touch 3, which I got for my birthday. You can also find the tutorial in my blog: http://thethings-we-do.com/leather-cov...
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Tue, 16 Oct 2012 13:37:06 PDT
No-Sew T.A.R.D.I.S. Case for Handheld Devices! http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-TARDIS-Case-for-Handheld-Devices/
No-Sew T.A.R.D.I.S. Case for Handheld Devices! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/MNJP/H7ANT6A8/F27MNJPH7ANT6A8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/MNJP/H7ANT6A8/F27MNJPH7ANT6A8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/MNJP/H7ANT6A8/F27MNJPH7ANT6A8.SMALL.jpg Stephanefalies I have loved the show Dr. Who all my life, so when figuring out what to make as a case for my new Kindle Fire, this lovely idea popped into my head first and I decided to share it with my fellow Whovians! Now I can tote around my own little T.A.R.D.I.S. and show some Dr. Who pride! It seems fitting ...
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 11:16:08 PDT
The Elegant Duct Tape Phone Clutch http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Elegant-Duct-Tape-Phone-Clutch/
The Elegant Duct Tape Phone Clutch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/IBSD/H7430I4U/FFDIBSDH7430I4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/IBSD/H7430I4U/FFDIBSDH7430I4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/IBSD/H7430I4U/FFDIBSDH7430I4U.SMALL.jpg kristinazero With the right materials and some careful work, you can create a minimalist, custom case for your every-day-carry essentials.  This case has a hook-and-loop closure, a loop for a carabiner, or wrist strap, and a front pocket for a couple of cards. You will need: Materials: Duct tape Tran...
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Mon, 24 Sep 2012 12:03:03 PDT
Color Fade Chevron Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Fade-Chevron-Pillow/
Color Fade Chevron Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/G1TZ/H6MF4B8V/FW7G1TZH6MF4B8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/G1TZ/H6MF4B8V/FW7G1TZH6MF4B8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/G1TZ/H6MF4B8V/FW7G1TZH6MF4B8V.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus Our office sofa was already bright red, but I figured it could use some more color on a new pillow. So with a little bit of work and some fabric paint, this chevron pillow was born. Add to that a color fade with 5 shades. Why not? Start the pillow case These pillows are made the same way as the D...
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Wed, 5 Sep 2012 11:27:54 PDT
Cardboard pencil case http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-pencil-case-1/
Cardboard pencil case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/09SY/H5Y9VFWI/F9Q09SYH5Y9VFWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/09SY/H5Y9VFWI/F9Q09SYH5Y9VFWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/09SY/H5Y9VFWI/F9Q09SYH5Y9VFWI.SMALL.jpg mariaclemente2000 This is a pencil case that has a little style.  When I was a child, I use to make one of these before I started school since the sixth grade.  I still make these just for fun. For the case run around and collect the following necessary items from around the house (especially your mom's sewing bo...
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Fri, 17 Aug 2012 22:00:34 PDT
Leather eyeglasses case (may be laser cut) http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-eyeglasses-case-may-be-laser-cut/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/KLIA/H5Y9VBXK/FTFKLIAH5Y9VBXK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/KLIA/H5Y9VBXK/FTFKLIAH5Y9VBXK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/KLIA/H5Y9VBXK/FTFKLIAH5Y9VBXK.SMALL.jpg r4f Hi Folks! Even if summer begins to fade out (in the Northern hemisphere), days remain shiny, at east in France! So I just bought a new pair of sunglasses, since my previous ones had too many scratches. Here's the why of this Instructable: I needed a case so that they don't get too many scratches be...
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Fri, 17 Aug 2012 09:53:57 PDT
Sunglasses Case from a T-Shirt Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunglasses-Case-from-a-T-Shirt-Sleeve/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/1PY0/H3XN9H8P/F6J1PY0H3XN9H8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/1PY0/H3XN9H8P/F6J1PY0H3XN9H8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/1PY0/H3XN9H8P/F6J1PY0H3XN9H8P.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam If you're doing t-shirt hacks, a t-shirt sleeve is easy to come by- try this 15 minute easy sewing project to recycle a t-shirt sleeve into a sunglasses case to protect your lenses from scratches! I'm experimenting with this new layout style: photo-only instructions for simple project...
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 13:35:49 PDT
No Sew Duct Tape iPhone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Duct-Tape-iPhone-Case/
No Sew Duct Tape iPhone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/RJ6E/H401UX32/FFTRJ6EH401UX32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/RJ6E/H401UX32/FFTRJ6EH401UX32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/RJ6E/H401UX32/FFTRJ6EH401UX32.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Inspired by the popularity of the No-Sew Duct Tape Wallet and the No-Sew Duct Tape Zipper Pouch, I decided to create a No-Sew Duct Tape iPhone Case!  Of course, you can modify this style to fit any phone, or use it for something else entirely.  This version is the simplest of them all, and a great i...
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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 12:33:49 PDT
iPad Indestructible Leather Case http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-Indestructible-Leather-Case/
iPad Indestructible Leather Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/3PU6/GS3BEH3X/FAL3PU6GS3BEH3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/3PU6/GS3BEH3X/FAL3PU6GS3BEH3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/3PU6/GS3BEH3X/FAL3PU6GS3BEH3X.SMALL.jpg engineerable This is my first attempt at making a leather case for the iPad. It’s also the first time I’ve worked with leather, so it’s kind of rough and unfinished, but that’s how I like it. Thanks to John Sanders from www.joxasa.com for helping me pick out the leather and excellent design advice. I started th...
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Tue, 15 May 2012 21:54:24 PDT
[DIY] Bookend out of a slim cd-case http://www.instructables.com/id/%5bDIY%5d-Bookend-out-of-a-slim-cd-case/
[DIY] Bookend out of a slim cd-case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/OAH4/FKTEV1BEY1U/FRIOAH4FKTEV1BEY1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/OAH4/FKTEV1BEY1U/FRIOAH4FKTEV1BEY1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/OAH4/FKTEV1BEY1U/FRIOAH4FKTEV1BEY1U.SMALL.jpg Peter_Pansen I just got a new shelf, and the problem occured that all my books, DVD's and CD's I want to put in it fall down. The solution? Of course a bookend, but I haven't any money for this kind of stuff so I decided to build my own. I know that it is possible to make some more stabil versions out of metal ...
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Tue, 28 Nov 2006 13:53:17 PST
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Strange-Case-of-Origami-Yoda/
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/U7XB/GZ0BVM39/FJBU7XBGZ0BVM39.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/U7XB/GZ0BVM39/FJBU7XBGZ0BVM39.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/U7XB/GZ0BVM39/FJBU7XBGZ0BVM39.SMALL.jpg Conker-X I got a new book called The Strange Case of Origami Yoda.  It's a cool story - when a kid folds an origami Yoda, and sits it on his finger like puppet, it gives good advice. Even better, there are instructions in the back of the book to make your own finger puppet.  I made loads, then I thought big...
By: Conker-X

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Sat, 25 Feb 2012 12:31:17 PST
eReader Hollow Book Case with Stylus Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/eReader-Hollow-Book-Case-with-Stylus-Storage/
eReader Hollow Book Case with Stylus Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/KDG8/GW88U5F7/F66KDG8GW88U5F7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/KDG8/GW88U5F7/F66KDG8GW88U5F7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/KDG8/GW88U5F7/F66KDG8GW88U5F7.SMALL.jpg ThatEmilyPerson There are plenty of eReader, Kindle, and Nook cases out there. There are plenty of instructables for such cases, and plenty that involve hollowing out a book, but not very many that include stylus storage, which was one of my main goals in making this case. I made this for one of my friends here at...
By: ThatEmilyPerson

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Mon, 13 Feb 2012 12:34:22 PST
Quick & Easy No Sew Heart Shaped Valentine Gifts http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Easy-Heart-Shaped-Valentine-No-Sew-Coin-Pu/
Quick & Easy No Sew Heart Shaped Valentine Gifts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/HND7/GYE8731K/FCXHND7GYE8731K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/HND7/GYE8731K/FCXHND7GYE8731K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/HND7/GYE8731K/FCXHND7GYE8731K.SMALL.jpg J3443RY Extra sweet & just in time for your Valentines giving. This quick and easy no sew 3 in 1 template can be used for a coin purse, a key fob, or a ring case with just minor modifications to this gift of handcrafted love. You can leave your hearts modern & simple, or by using paint pens , permanent mark...
By: J3443RY

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Wed, 8 Feb 2012 15:41:21 PST
How to Make a Laptop Case/Bag out of an Old Wetsuit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Laptop-CaseBag-out-of-an-Old-Wetsui/
How to Make a Laptop Case/Bag out of an Old Wetsuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/UVAL/GYC4KQHW/FO3UVALGYC4KQHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/UVAL/GYC4KQHW/FO3UVALGYC4KQHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/UVAL/GYC4KQHW/FO3UVALGYC4KQHW.SMALL.jpg StaceyDoesStuff I'm a surfer who tends to collect extra wetsuits and surfboards so all my friends can learn! In doing this, I've collected a few too many, and some are wayyyy beyond a permanent date with the dumpster. The laptop case I got as a gift says its made out of 'wetsuit neoprene' and I got the idea to ma...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 00:45:54 PST
DIY (Design It Yourself) Doodle Pillowcase http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Design-It-Yourself-Doodle-Pillowcase/
DIY (Design It Yourself) Doodle Pillowcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/5VZT/GXDWH7B9/FB85VZTGXDWH7B9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/5VZT/GXDWH7B9/FB85VZTGXDWH7B9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/5VZT/GXDWH7B9/FB85VZTGXDWH7B9.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Read your child a bedtime story while they let their imagination run wild on this doodle pillow case.   The doodle pillowcase  is a fantastic addition to any child's bedroom.  The notebook graphics are painted on with fabric paint. and drawing on the pillow with washable markers makes it easy to cle...
By: Carleyy

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Fri, 13 Jan 2012 16:42:47 PST
Tea Bag Travel Holder in 10 minutes for 60 cents! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-Bag-Travel-Holder-in-10-minutes-for-60-cents/
Tea Bag Travel Holder in 10 minutes for 60 cents! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/I6G8/GWKKMUE6/FVNI6G8GWKKMUE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/I6G8/GWKKMUE6/FVNI6G8GWKKMUE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/I6G8/GWKKMUE6/FVNI6G8GWKKMUE6.SMALL.jpg TabbyDeAnne Hi y'all! In this 'ible I want to show you how I made my "Tea Bag Travel Holder" for next to nothing! This is what I made for Christmas gifts this year and something I made for myself as well. I'm trying to be healthier and figured Green Tea might be a good way to start. lol. Besides the gagging res...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2011 14:48:08 PST
Make Double-sided Pillow Case With Button Decoration And Envelope Closure 12 x 18 " http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Double-sided-Pillow-Case-With-Button-Decorati/
Make Double-sided Pillow Case With Button Decoration And Envelope Closure 12 x 18 " - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/9MMG/GVZP1O5C/FY39MMGGVZP1O5C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/9MMG/GVZP1O5C/FY39MMGGVZP1O5C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/9MMG/GVZP1O5C/FY39MMGGVZP1O5C.SMALL.jpg Delinda Boutique This is my latest pillow design called LAYLA and I'm happy to share it with you. Although it looks complicated it is fast and unbelievably easy to make. Here are instructions on how to make your very own lumbar pillow cover 12 x 18 inch and  save the expense of buying new pillow. Before you start...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 04:33:28 PST
No-Sew Book Cover for your eReader or Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Book-Cover-for-your-eReader-or-Tablet/
No-Sew Book Cover for your eReader or Tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/6G2I/GV9SP3QX/FUA6G2IGV9SP3QX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/6G2I/GV9SP3QX/FUA6G2IGV9SP3QX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/6G2I/GV9SP3QX/FUA6G2IGV9SP3QX.SMALL.jpg Bitsi Ereaders, like the Nook and Kindle, have revolutionized the gentle art of reading, sure.  But at what cost?  Can you really feel enlightened and ennobled reading Marcus Aurelius' "Meditations" holding an antiseptic piece of glass and plastic?  Don't you miss the feeling of holding an open book in yo...
By: Bitsi

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Tue, 22 Nov 2011 07:38:27 PST
Make Your Own Beautiful NOOK (or other e-reader) Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Beautiful-NOOK-or-other-e-reader-C/
Make Your Own Beautiful NOOK (or other e-reader) Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/TBKL/GV5JF36U/FE6TBKLGV5JF36U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/TBKL/GV5JF36U/FE6TBKLGV5JF36U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/TBKL/GV5JF36U/FE6TBKLGV5JF36U.SMALL.jpg susanrm Last week, I received my refurbished NOOK in the mail. It's a pretty sturdy little thing, but I still wanted some protection for it that wasn't too bulky or expensive. I made a little duct-tape-and-cardboard case that was pretty and functional, but not for long term wear. In the meantime, I looked a...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2011 06:48:26 PST
Repair a leather luggage handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-leather-luggage-handle/
Repair a leather luggage handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/8H8Y/GTJS8S16/F2L8H8YGTJS8S16.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/8H8Y/GTJS8S16/F2L8H8YGTJS8S16.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/8H8Y/GTJS8S16/F2L8H8YGTJS8S16.SMALL.jpg knife141 Don't you hate it when this happens?  You reach down to lift your favorite vintage suitcase, amplifier, musical instrument case, or (as in this particular example) portable Victrola case, and suddenly, half your leather handle rips apart.  Which this happens, you generally have limited choices for ...
By: knife141

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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 05:04:41 PDT
Restoring a 1926 typewriter case http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-1926-typewriter-case/
Restoring a 1926 typewriter case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/2DJS/GTB9PFA7/FQE2DJSGTB9PFA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/2DJS/GTB9PFA7/FQE2DJSGTB9PFA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/2DJS/GTB9PFA7/FQE2DJSGTB9PFA7.SMALL.jpg knife141 The typewriter is a Corona made in 1926.  I came across it in a yard sale and, having no real use for an old typewriter, I bought it anyway!  Actually, I spent many years using a typewriter, but gladly made the switch when computers and printers came along.  Still, I have fond memories of old manual...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2011 18:09:51 PDT
Component hard case http://www.instructables.com/id/Conponent-hard-case/
Component hard case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/TO77/GS045MWZ/FC7TO77GS045MWZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/TO77/GS045MWZ/FC7TO77GS045MWZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/TO77/GS045MWZ/FC7TO77GS045MWZ.SMALL.jpg joerice01 This Is a very simple and practical project I put together after working on my projects at Uni. My problem was that travelling to and from school my components would usually be kept in a zip-lock back and then placed in my bag where they would get squashed and bent (IC's in particular due to the fra...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2011 21:00:08 PDT
Hand Sewn Laptop Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Sewn-Laptop-Case/
Hand Sewn Laptop Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/QKG9/GPBDINOB/FZOQKG9GPBDINOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/QKG9/GPBDINOB/FZOQKG9GPBDINOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/QKG9/GPBDINOB/FZOQKG9GPBDINOB.SMALL.jpg piggleliggle Yay! A hand sewn laptop case! For those who live in Australia, it's for my free government laptop which I received this year. =D  The problem with the laptop case that was already provided was that there are 149 or so other people in the school with the exact same one. T.T  And thus, this laptop cas...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 04:48:32 PDT
Quilting an iPad Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilting-an-iPad-Case/
Quilting an iPad Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/9I59/GM9G3OV2/F539I59GM9G3OV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/9I59/GM9G3OV2/F539I59GM9G3OV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/9I59/GM9G3OV2/F539I59GM9G3OV2.SMALL.jpg mcironlung In this review I will go over the steps to construct a beautiful iPad case.  This takes very little material and can be completed in a day if you stick to it. We used a disappearing 9 patch technique with 1/4" seams. Also start by taking a piece of cardboard and a marker to trace an iPad to use as...
By: mcironlung

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Fri, 8 Apr 2011 12:37:09 PDT
Felt case for dingoo digital a320 http://www.instructables.com/id/Felt-case-for-dingoo-digital-a320/
Felt case for dingoo digital a320 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/9ZBH/FZHLAR98/FPW9ZBHFZHLAR98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/9ZBH/FZHLAR98/FPW9ZBHFZHLAR98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/9ZBH/FZHLAR98/FPW9ZBHFZHLAR98.SMALL.jpg AlvinMaker Don't be too harsh because this is my very first Instructable. I wanted a simple & cool looking case for a Dingoo Digital A320 that I'm going to get next month for my birthday. It's a super cool little game thingy, so I wanted to have a game theme. Since i don't have it yet I needed a form that was ...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2009 23:01:27 PDT
Quilted, rollable iPad case http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilted-rollable-iPad-case/
Quilted, rollable iPad case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/JUS0/GEA1HBOH/FDPJUS0GEA1HBOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/JUS0/GEA1HBOH/FDPJUS0GEA1HBOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/JUS0/GEA1HBOH/FDPJUS0GEA1HBOH.SMALL.jpg becarella When the iPad first came out, the cover options were pretty weak.  The official Apple case was nice because it was thin and bent so you could prop up the screen.  I usually make zipper cases for devices, but for the iPad it seemed preferable to have a case that could stay on while you're using it. ...
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Mon, 20 Sep 2010 06:47:34 PDT
How to Make a [Totoro] Pencil Case for Under $3! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Totoro-Pencil-Case/
How to Make a [Totoro] Pencil Case for Under $3! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/CT3W/GE7LBJHL/FHRCT3WGE7LBJHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/CT3W/GE7LBJHL/FHRCT3WGE7LBJHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/CT3W/GE7LBJHL/FHRCT3WGE7LBJHL.SMALL.jpg krysteanuh This is my entry for the Instructables Back-To-School Contest! Please vote for me~! ^_^ Thanks so much for all your support! I managed to place as a runner-up! :D With the new school year approaching this month, and noticing that I often dig around in my bag for a pencil, I realized I needed a new ...
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Sat, 18 Sep 2010 23:29:52 PDT
5 minute Shock-Resistant Camera Case for Under $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-Shock-Resistant-Camera-Case-for-Under-5/
5 minute Shock-Resistant Camera Case for Under $5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/MRU9/GB5HE3LU/FZEMRU9GB5HE3LU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/MRU9/GB5HE3LU/FZEMRU9GB5HE3LU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/MRU9/GB5HE3LU/FZEMRU9GB5HE3LU.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo This camera case takes only a few minutes to make, is completely customizable, and on average, should cost like $1 to make! This project uses simple materials you can pick up just about anywhere. So what are you waiting for? Materials You know that squishy stuff you can get to line drawers, o...
By: scoochmaroo

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Tue, 13 Jul 2010 16:50:03 PDT
Branch Shaped Display Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Branch-Shaped-Display-Shelf/
Branch Shaped Display Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/NV3K/GA7BBNBW/FAVNV3KGA7BBNBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/NV3K/GA7BBNBW/FAVNV3KGA7BBNBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/NV3K/GA7BBNBW/FAVNV3KGA7BBNBW.SMALL.jpg guyzo35 I have had a wood shop for about a year, and this is my first instructable of my first paid project. I hope you enjoy it! This is a display shelf I saw in West Elm that went for $100.  My version costs about $10-20 to build, depending on wood and stain prices. Drawing it out I traced the picture...
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Tue, 8 Jun 2010 19:11:22 PDT
Handbag Nail file case http://www.instructables.com/id/Handbag-Nail-file-case/
Handbag Nail file case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/BF18/G68HE9RJ/FKVBF18G68HE9RJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/BF18/G68HE9RJ/FKVBF18G68HE9RJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/BF18/G68HE9RJ/FKVBF18G68HE9RJ.SMALL.jpg alittlestranger Follow these simple steps to make a cute case for those mini handbag-sized nail files. All you need is some felt and a couple of buttons - if you dont have little buttons you could ways sew on small circles of felt. a new tutorial every Monday on www.alittlestranger.com New: Video tutorials on m...
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Mon, 8 Mar 2010 05:12:02 PST
Eye Glasses Case Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Eye-Glasses-Case-Tutorial/
Eye Glasses Case Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/4O9D/G56ZQ8C0/FQL4O9DG56ZQ8C0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/4O9D/G56ZQ8C0/FQL4O9DG56ZQ8C0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/4O9D/G56ZQ8C0/FQL4O9DG56ZQ8C0.SMALL.jpg cottageinds Here is a fun sewing project that anyone can do. Make yourself an glasses case to protect your specs! You’ll need: 9″ by 9" piece of fabric. (I used embroidered linen.) 8.5" by 8.5" piece of fabric for the lining 9" by 9" piece of thin cotton batting Needle, thread, pins. Pin and Quilt the o...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2010 09:52:59 PST