30+ Nifty Gadget Goodies To Make
Here’s quite a hodge-podge of tutorials and projects for various tech gadgets and accessories. Keep in mind that most of these can be made for gadgets other than those specified with minimal adjustment and that new models sometimes have different dimensions than older ones so you’ll want to measure first before crafting. Lots of cozies, organizers and nifty ideas in this collection, enjoy!
DIY Charging Station: Made with two cloth-covered boxes with hinged sides and grommet finger holes, self-adhesive Velcro strips, self-adhesive cord hooks, ribbon.
iPod Hoody Pattern: Cute or what! Free knitting pattern.
iPhone Navigation Holder: Keep your hands free for driving with this felt holder.
Groundhog Cozy: Holds an iPod touch, iPhone, whatever you like. Made with felt and a bit of needlework.
iPod Touch Cover: Sewing tutorial, features a foldover tab with velcro dot closure.
Star iPod Cozy Tutorial: Cute little felt project that opens up to reveal the iPod controls, earbuds wrap around back cover or tucked up inside.
iPod MP3 Case Tutorial: Made with felt, some simple needlework involved.
iPod Plastic Canvas Case: Made with plastic needlepoint canvas, yarn and a button. I don’t see a pattern chart for the music symbol design but it should be ok to figure out.
Gadget Travel Tote: Convert a dish towel into a multi-pouched case to keep chargers and cords neat when you’re on the go.
iPod Clutch Pattern: A sweet zipped pouch to hold an iPod touch, features a wrist strap and zipper pull.
Fringed Arrow Cozy Made with 3 colors of felt and coordinating embroidery thread, pouch size fits an ipod nano perfectly. Free pattern download (pdf).
4-Rib iPod Touch Sock: Knit with DPNs, features a simple cable pattern on the front.
DS or DSi Case: Features a small zippered pocket to hold a few games, foldover flap with velcro closure and strap for easy toting.
Shoe Pouch: Made to fit a NIKE + iPod to hold the sensor, has a button closure at top.
Headphone Covers: Free crochet pattern, made with worsted weight yarn.
Earbud Poppies: Fun little project made with two different colors of felt scraps and a bit of embroidery floss (flowers are stitched directly to earbuds).
Vintage Napkin Gadget Cosy: Pretty pocket organizer to hold assorted gadgets, made with vintage napkins.
Stand: Foldable so it can be toted easily in your purse. Made with thick cardboard and fabric.