Travel Pillow Modification

1,977

5

1

Introduction: Travel Pillow Modification

The more expensive travel pillows have Velcro or another way to fasten the pillow around the neck for support. This travel pillow was only a few dollars, but it didn't have a support strap. I created one with a button and hair tie. I also modified the rear neck portion of the pillow for more comfort.

Teacher Notes

Teachers! Did you use this instructable in your classroom?
Add a Teacher Note to share how you incorporated it into your lesson.

Step 1: Button

Sew a button to one side of the travel pillow.

Step 2: Hair Tie

Sew a loop into the hair tie that fits snugly over the button.

Step 3: Loop

Sew the hair tie to the pillow opposite the button.

Step 4: Neck

The rear neck portion of the pillow seems too large and pushes the head away from the seat in an uncomfortable way. Remove the foam and tape it so it fits behind the neck more comfortably. Reinsert into the fabric cover.

Step 5: Snap

Travel Contest 2017

Participated in the
Travel Contest 2017

Before and After Contest 2017

Participated in the
Before and After Contest 2017

Be the First to Share

    Recommendations

    • Fandom Contest

      Fandom Contest
    • Jewelry Challenge

      Jewelry Challenge
    • Backyard Contest

      Backyard Contest

    Discussions

    0
    JanetM110
    JanetM110

    2 years ago

    Great Idea!