iPad Case Tutorial
My husband and I are Mac fanatics, so when the iPad first made its appearance I knew it was only a matter of time before it made its way into our home. The only problem... the cases are not my style. So I decided to make my own.
What you need:
2 pieces of 9 1/2 X 12 1/2 inch outer fabric
2 pieces of 10 X 13 inch batting
2 pieces of 12 1/2 X 20 inch inner fabric
11 1/2 inch zipper
Needle & thread
Cut the binder as shown.
Cut the binder pieces to 8 1/2 X 11.
Place outer fabric with right sides together. Add batting on top and bottom of outer fabric.
Pin the pieces together.
backstitch) from the edge of the outer fabric. You will need to lift the batting as you sew, to make sure you are still sewing the outer fabric. Sew down one side, across the bottom, and up the other side. Leave 1/2 inch at top. Backstitch.
Do not remove the excess material around the stitches. It will provide padding for the edges of your ipad case.
Cut off the corners.
Turn inside out. Use pin to pull corners out.
Sew along the outer edge of the case.
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