Search Term

Enter a search term (optional)


Select One (optional)

Difficulty Level

Select One (optional)

Estimated Cost

Select One (optional)


Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Fabric Crafts
  • Paper Crafts
  • Craft Foam
  • Pipe Cleaner Crafts
  • Clay & Sculpting
  • Nature Crafts
  • Wood Crafts
  • Beads & Jewelry
  • Recycled Crafts
  • Painting & Coloring
  • Food Crafts
  • Plastic
  • Mixed Media/Miscellaneous
Time to complete

Select One (optional)

Primary Technique

Select One (optional)


Select One (optional)


Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter
Age Group

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Toddlers
  • Preschool & Kindergarten
  • Elementary School
  • Pre-Teens
  • Teens


Jogger's iPod Case

By: Jane Skoch from Maiden Jane

This Jogger's iPod Case from Jane Skoch is great for those who like music on the move!  It's easy to sew and even includes a secret pocket to store ID's, money, keys, and more.  This makes a great gift for a teen or someone who loves being outdoors!

i Pod case


  • Home dec or canvas fabric for outside, 4.5" x 11"
  • Fusible fleece, 4.5" x 11"
  • Laminated cotton, 4.5" x 11"
  • Vinyl, clear, 20 gauge, 4" x 5" (cut down to a smaller size later)
  • Knit elastic, 2" wide


  1. Cut the outside fabric, fusible fleece and laminated fabric to:  4.5" x 11".

    jogger's ipod case
  2. Iron the fusible fleece to the back side of the canvas/home dec fabric.
  3. Place the laminated cotton, right sides together, on the canvas/home dec fabric and pin.

    jogger's ipod case
  4. Sew around the four sides using a 1/4" seam allowance leaving a 2" opening for turning.  Trim corners.

    jogger's ipod case
  5. Turn right sides out.  Press from the canvas/home dec side, pressing in the seam allowance at the opening.

    jogger's ipod case
  6. You will be folding the entire rectangle in half so that the lining is on the inside and stitching it together along the left and right side.  Before you do that, add the clear vinyl pocket. You can cut your vinyl so that it fits just above the fold to about 3/4" below the top.  Mine is 3.25" x 4.25". Stitch around the perimeter of the vinyl on 3 sides.  Note: A Teflon foot or roller foot makes sewing vinyl easier. You can also use a longer stitch and help guide it through if you don't have a special foot.

    jogger's ipod case
  7. Cut the elastic.  Amber's instructions say to measure your arm's circumference.  Take that measurement, divide it in half and then add 2.5".   I am very fussy about how tight things are on me and had to adjust the length of the elastic.  I would recommend using the calculation above, basting the elastic into the armband and trying it on - with the Ipod in the case.  I ultimately used a length of about 9.5".

    jogger's ipod case
  8. Fold the rectangle with the cotton laminate fabric on the inside and your vinyl pocket on the outside.  Pin together on the sides.  Add the ends of the elastic in to each side so that the elastic is centered on the folded rectangle pocket.  Stitch through all layers on the left and right side of the armband.   Here's a view of the back.  When you stitch on either side, you have to make sure to tuck the elastic back so that the elastic is stitched close to the edge. Stitch again along the sides to reinforce the elastic.

    jogger's ipod case


If you want to stay fit and trim, why not try a few healthy meal options? Check out Cooking Low Carb Foods: 26 Free Low Carb Recipes eCookbook for simple, diet-friendly recipes.

Free projects, giveaways, exclusive partner offers, and more straight to your inbox!

Your Recently Viewed Projects

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Project of the Day

Crafty Coca Cola Advent Calendar

Easy DIY Christmas crafts, like this Crafty Coca Cola Advent Calendar from I Love to Create, are great holiday projects! Made from an… Continue reading: "Crafty Coca Cola Advent Calendar"



What's Hot

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts


Sponsored Content

Connect With Us

Facebook Instagram Twitter Pinterest Twitter
Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Do Not Sell My Personal Information Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

I Love It