Tutorial: how to make a felt case for your PC

If you're passionate about DIY and industrial felt, then this is the tutorial for you. These days you will be hard pressed to find someone who doesn't own a PC or a tablet? Whether it's for business or just for entertainment purposes. Using this tutorial you will be able to make a felt PC casein just few simple steps. This case has beautiful clean lines and for this it's suitable for everyone.

The tutorial is the product of a collaboration with TA-DAAN, a lively and super creative digital magazine that deals with contemporary crafts. We presented the felt and they did the rest.

Shall we begin?

How to make a PC case in felt

MATERIALS
2 mm thermoformable wool felt 150 cm / 59" col. Red carpet
Sewing machine
Sewing pins
Ruler
Tape measure
Chalk
Scissors
Utility knife

150 cm / 2 mm Thermoformable Wool Felt
Meadow
1 m € 18,94
5 m € 91,84
20 m € 359,79
150 cm / 2 mm Thermoformable Wool Felt
Orange
1 m € 18,94
5 m € 91,84
20 m € 359,79
150 cm / 2 mm Thermoformable Wool Felt
Red Carpet
1 m € 18,94
5 m € 91,84
20 m € 359,79

METHOD

Firstly, consult the PDF with the dimensions of the felt PC case, in this way you can make sure, with your PC present, that the dimensions are correct. Do you have a tablet and not a PC? No problem. Adapt the dimensions shown in the PDF to your tablet. It's as simple as that!

To expidite the process, cut the sheet of felt you have into a rectangle 80 cm x 40 cm / 31.5 "x 15.7".

At this point, with the chalk and ruler, take the felt that you've cut out and mark the dimensions found on the PDF.


For the next step you will need both the scissors and a utility knife. The scissors will be needed to cut the outer edges of the PC case, while the cutter can be used cut the section in the center of the felt, which will be used to close the case.


Using the pins, close the right and left sides of the PC holder and sew them with the sewing machine. Sew approximately 1 cm / 0.4 " in from the edge.

Complete the project with a seam on all sides of the felt. This last step will give your PC case that finishing touch that will make all the difference.


Now your felt PC case is ready to use!


If you liked making a PC case and want to experiment with felt, we suggest you read all the other tutorials designed just for you.

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