Toaster Pastry iPod Cozy

Stylishly protect your iPod by creating this playful and practical Toaster Pastry iPod Cozy. This is a great, quick project for young crafters or those with basic sewing skills.
By: Amanda Reed
Related To:
Toaster_Pastry_Ipod_Cozy_Photos_finished_4

Toaster_Pastry_Ipod_Cozy_Photos_finished_4

A pink and brown ipod cover designed like a toaster pastry.

Materials and Tools:

(1) sheet of light brown felt
(1) sheet of pink felt
pink seed beads
scissors
pink cotton thread
light brown cotton thread
washable chalk
straight pins
sewing needle

Steps:

1. Create a pattern by placing the iPod on the light brown felt and tracing around it with washable chalk. Be careful not to draw too closely, make your outline about 1/4-inch to 1/2-inch wider than the iPod. Do this twice to create two identically sized pieces of felt. Don't worry about the chalk line being visible once the project is complete, it will easily wipe off.

2. Cut felt on the chalk line.

3. Next, place the iPod on the pink felt and using the chalk, trace a tight outline around it. Within this chalk line, sketch a curving line to create the "frosting" shape. Make sure not to get too close to the outline, you'll want some of the light tan felt to show beneath when you attach the frosting to the toaster pastry's top. Cut out the shape.

4. Randomly sew pink seed beads onto frosting, these will resemble sprinkles. Add as many or as few as you'd like.

5. Pin the frosting to one of the light brown felt pieces and, using a running stitch along the edge of the frosting, sew the two pieces together.

6. Pin both pieces of the light brown felt together. Again, using a running stitch, sew three sides of the two pieces together about an eighth of an inch in from the felt edge. Be sure to tie off any loose pieces of thread and weave them into the felt fabric. When finished, wipe away any remaining chalk lines with a damp cloth.

7. Finally, slide your iPod into your completed cozy and enjoy your favorite tunes.

Keep Reading

Next Up

Wardrobe Makeover with Trim

Decorative fabric trim gives even humdrum clothing and accessories a chic new look.

Cutaway T-Shirts

Rock on with cool fabric cutaways that let you capture your favorite shapes and images for t-shirts, jackets and more.

Puppy Party Dress

Your pampered pup is sure to be the belle of the ball in this festive Christmas party dress.

Create a Cozy DIY Pet Bed

This snuggly pet bed is the perfect place for your furry friend to nap.

Stylish Organization: Use These Fabric Toy Storage Bags to Keep Clutter in Check

Your children's toys will have a chic place to call home when not in use.

Sashiko Mending Is a Clothing Life Saver

Get more out of your clothes with this simple method of visible mending. 

Faux Fur Stole

To add a touch of animal-friendly glamour to any outfit, whip up this gorgeous stole out of faux fur.

Use Fabric Scraps to Make an Easy Patchwork Throw

Learn to make a simple and adorable patchwork quilt in only 10 easy steps.

Creative Reuse: Fabric Bracelets Made From Scraps

Turn fabric scraps into a fashionable accessory.

Create a Cross-Back Apron

This custom apron will keep your clothes clean no matter what the project!

On TV

Get Social With Us

We love to DIY. You love to DIY. Let's get together.