DIY thermos bottle holder

Today’s handcrafted goods is “thermos bottle holder (for kids)".

thermos bottle holder

Materials

Outer fabrics, 23.5cm by 14.5cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

outer fabrics
attach interfacing

Fusible interfacing gives fabric firmness, and keeps shape of bottle holder.

Inner fabrics, 23cm by 14cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included)

inner fabrics

For tabs, tape or ribbon are 2 pieces. (1cm by 6cm)

tabs

Drawstring fabric is 9cm by 26cm. (Seam allowances are included. zig zag stitch.)

drawstring fabric

Cord for drawstring fabric is 40cm. 1 cord lock.

cord and cord lock

For shoulder strap, 7cm by 40cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

shoulder strap

Cords for shoulder strap, 30cm are 2 pieces. 2 cord locks.

cords and cord locks

Make drawstring fabric

1. Fold the drawstring fabric (1cm), and stitch.

stitch

When making creases, it is recommended to use an sewing ruler for iron. The folds are neat and the finish is nicely.

2. Fold the top edge. (1cm、2.5cm) Then stitch.

fold and stitch

Make outer

1. Lay the outer fabrics with right side, and sew the side and bottom.

sew the side and bottom

2. Cut off extra cloths, and press seam allowances open. Then make gusset, and sew.

cut off extra cloths
make gusset

3. Cut the extra seam allowances (2.5cm).

cut the extra seam allowances

4. Baste the outer fabric and tabs together.

baste the outer fabric and tabs

5. Baste the outer fabric and drawstring fabric with right side together.

baste the outer fabric and drawstring fabric

Make inner

1. Lay the inner fabrics with right side, and sew the side and bottom. (Leaving 6cm open for turning.)

sew the side and bottom

2. Cut off extra cloths, and press seam allowances open. Then make gussets, and sew.

cut off extra cloths
make gussets

3. Cut the extra seam allowances (2.5cm).

cut the extra seam allowances

Make the holder

1. Insert the inner into the outer with right side together. Then sew around.

sew around

2. Press seam allowances open, and turn inside out.

turn inside out

3. Sew the edge.

sew the edge

4. Stitch the edge of holder mouth and iron.

stitch the edge

Make shoulder strap

1. Baste the shoulder fabric and cords together.

baste the shoulder fabric and cords

2. Sew the shoulder fabrics with right side together. (Leaving 7cm open for turning.)

sew the shoulder fabrics

3. Cut off extra seams. Press seam allowances open.

cut off extra seams

4. Turn inside out, and stitch the edge.

stitch the edge

5. Thread the cord through, and attach the cord lock. It’s done.

thermos bottle holder

Making movie is the following.

DIY thermos bottle holder – YouTube