DIY sleep mask (free pattern)

Plan B anna evers DIY sleep mask

Hello DIY‘ers! Continuing with another piece of our DIY Travel Kit! Let’s make a DIY sleep mask! Definitely a piece that many of us need on a trip, especially if you’re going to make long trips by bus, train or plane… is very uncomfortable not to be able to sleep because of the light and it’s a tiny piece that won’t bother you in your bag. How are you liking the DIY travel kit so far? I’m so in love with this world map print fabric! do you like it too?

Plan B anna evers DIY sleep mask materials

Materials:

  • Cotton canvas fabric
  • Sleep mask pattern DOWNLOAD HERE
  • Bias ribbon
  • Elastic
  • Wadding or cotton
  • Pins
  • Scissors
  • Sewing machine

Plan B anna evers DIY sleep mask step 1

Process:

1. Cut the fabric double following the edge of the pattern.

Plan B anna evers DIY sleep mask step 2

2. Cut the same shape in wadding or cotton.

Plan B anna evers DIY sleep mask step 3

3. Put the wadding or cotton between the two fabric pieces.

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4. At the back of the mask (the one in contact with your eyes) set the bias ribbon securing it with pins.

Plan B anna evers DIY sleep mask step 6

5. Sew on the fold of the bias ribbon.

Plan B anna evers DIY sleep mask step 7

6. Flip the bias ribbon to the front part of the mask.

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7. Introduce the elastic in bias ribbon at the front.

Plan B anna evers DIY sleep mask detail

8. Sew around the edge of the bias ribbon sewing both the elastic and the ribbon.

Plan B anna evers DIY sleep mask DIY

And voila! I love how this world map fabric, I hope you will be encouraged to make your DIY sleep mask.

It’s a very original gift idea… and if you want a more relaxing effect, you can put a little lavender scent to sleep better.

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