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Pencil Case of Retro Camera

Retro Camera Pencil Case

Pencil case with shape of retro camera is a cool way carry all school supplies such as pencils, markers, eraser, glue, post-it and others to everywhere. It is made with materials like felt and cardboard.

This pencil case is easy to make. I love colors used. Also I like because it is very similar to real retro camera. Following, I give you a video for you can try it step-by-step.

How to make retro camera pencil case

The needed materials are:

  • Felt in different colors
  • Thin cardboard
  • Thick cardboard
  • Hot glue
  • Decorations like buttons
  • Velcro
  • Basic tools such as scissors, pencil, rule, marker.

We start building the external structure of pencil case. For that, you will need thin cardboard. You cut it with measurements showed in the how to make video step-by-step.

Next step is to line with felt both sides.

Following, we are going to make internal compartments.

Finally, we finish to place different parts of compartments for our school supplies.

Pencil case is opened by the edge and the internal size is 18×10 cm. aprox. It has a divider where organize your tools or accessories. For instance, you could place small notebook like post-it, inside you will find ribbons to put clips. It is only an idea, you can create your own compartments.

Another idea is place some felt pieces where you put pencils, ball pens, colors, eraser, sharpener… The design of this pencil case allow using internal space by both sides.

Pencil case back paste one strip of velcro, it will be the fastener our pencil case.

That’s all. We hope you like this idea and make it.

See you next time, have a nice DIY!