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Keep you iPhone cosy and cute with a polaroid camera style case.
My friend loves her iPhone almost as much as she loves photography, so I thought it'd be a great idea to make her a polaroid camera cosy for her iPhone.

Posted by Cat Morley from London, United Kingdom • Published See Cat Morley's 1143 projects »
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  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 1
    Step 1

    Draw around your phone on to a scrap piece of paper to make a template.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut this out.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 3
    Step 3

    Draw around the template on to the beige felt.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 4
    Step 4

    Cut out two of these.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 5
    Step 5

    Use the template to cut out a 1.5 inch black strip to fit along the bottom of the front beige rectangle.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 6
    Step 6

    Cut small strips of coloured felt to make a rainbow. Glue these together, side by side or use a piece of tape to stick behind the rainbow. Lay behind the black strip and stitch along the top edge of the black strip.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 7
    Step 7

    Cut a large circle of black felt and a smaller circle of blue felt. Cut a hole the size of your big button in the middle of the blue circle and place on top of the black circle, in the middle of your camera.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 8
    Step 8

    Stitch around the edge of the edge of the circles.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 9
    Step 9

    Cut a black rectangle in the shape of the viewfinder ad stitch to the top right hand corner of your camera.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 10
    Step 10

    Cut a small blue square a stitch on top.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 11
    Step 11

    Cut a small rounded rectangle and two small strips of blue felt and stitch to the top left hand side of the camera.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 12
    Step 12

    Cut two thin long strips of blue felt, one thicker than the other, and stitch on top of the black strip.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 13
    Step 13

    Cut a circle of orange felt and a slightly smaller circle of black felt and place to the left and right of the camera lens.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 14
    Step 14

    Place two white buttons on top of each and stitch in place.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 15
    Step 15

    Place the medium clear button on top of the larger black button and stitch in to the center of the camera lens.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 16
    Step 16

    Place your phone on top of the back beige piece and lay the front on top. Cut a strip of black felt long enough to fit around the circumference of the cosy and a little wider than the height of the two felt pieces with the phone in between.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 17
    Step 17

    Stitch the felt strip to the back beige piece, leaving one top edge open.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 18
    Step 18

    Place the phone inside, making sure it fits nice.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 19
    Step 19

    Lay the top piece on top and stitch around the edges, with the iPhone still inside making sure it fits snuggly.

  • How to make a phone case. Polaroid Phone Case - Step 20
    Step 20

    Cut off the excess from the felt strip and any loose threads and you're all done. Happy snapping... I mean phoning!

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mcr_zombie
mcr_zombie · 10 projects
omg this is soo CUTEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE <3 !!!!
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Katie D.
Katie D. · 1 project
If my best friend had a phone, this would be for her. For now... I'm gonna make one for me! Happy
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Kirsten Nunez
Kirsten Nunez · New York, New York, US · 21 projects
looove :]
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Annie Ann Z.
Annie Ann Z. · Madera, California, US · 1 project
cute
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OhhAnnie
OhhAnnie
Definately the cutest thing I have seen on this site! How do you think it would look as a Netbook case?
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lotusbomb
lotusbomb · 26 projects
inspired! i am working on my version now Happy
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Almost Insane
Almost Insane · 5 projects
This is amazing! I love it so much... I'll have to make time so that I can make itHappy
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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1428 projects
I hand sewed the entire thing though it was be much easier to machine sew!
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Madisyn T.
Madisyn T.
Adorable!! Did you hand sew the entire thing? Or just some of it?
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iRachel ☮
iRachel ☮ · 3 projects
Love it ! Happy
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