A stylish pair of shades is a must-have summer accessory. Keep your favorite sunglasses safe with a customized case.
Basic DIY Sunglasses Case
If you’re looking for a clever way to use up scraps from your fabric stash, this basic sunglasses case is perfect. You’ll need a main fabric, a lining fabric, and a bit of coordinating foam or fleece. Head over to Sewbon for the details.
Curved Sunglasses Case
A curved top makes this case a bit more contemporary in design. Me Sew Crazy has the project tutorial.
Scalloped Edge Embellished Sunglasses Case
A scalloped edge and felt flowers make this pretty case stand out from the crowd. Learn more at Positively Splendid.
Quilted Sunglasses Case
Quilt a case for your sunglasses using the tutorial from Handmadiya. Play with mixing and matching fabrics to create an endless number of looks for this project.
Pot Holder Sunglasses Case
Find a pretty potholder, fold it in half, and stitch the sides closed to make a simple yet practical sunglasses case. This brilliant idea is courtesy of Ruffles and Stuff.
Jeans Sunglasses Case
Upcycle an old pair of jeans with a sunglasses case project from Pillar Box Blue.
No-Sew Leather Sunglasses Case
Never learned how to sew? That’s not a problem with this stylish leather sunglasses case. Customize the project by experimenting with the number and/or type of beads used on the closure. Dream a Little Bigger has the full project tutorial.
No-Sew Bandanna Pouch
If you’re looking for a no-sew project that’s a little more casual, this bandanna sunglasses pouch from Hello Glow is perfect. Since the project is very inexpensive to make, you could easily create a few extras as gift for friends and family.
Novelty Lemon Sunglasses Case
Embroidery floss makes it easy to hand sew this fun novelty sunglasses case. Darice has the instructions, as well as photos of watermelon, rainbow, and smiley face cases created using the same technique.
Novelty Doughnut Sunglasses Case
Cute and quirky, a novelty doughnut sunglasses case will make you smile every time you open your purse or beach bag. A Kailo Chic Life has the details for this no-sew project.
Crush Proof Plastic Sunglasses Case
Use an old Crystal Light drink mix container and some scrapbook paper to create a pretty case that will keep your shades from getting crushed in your purse. DIY Inspired explains.
Tin Can Sunglasses Case
Patterned duct tape, an old tin can, and recycled cardboard form the basis of this sturdy DIY sunglasses case. Visit Upcycled Design Lab for the details.
Duct Tape Sunglasses Case
Make waterproof fabric from cute duct tape, add a felt backing, and enjoy your stylish new sunglasses case. Mad in Crafts has the full instructions for this clever DIY project.
Knit Sunglasses Pouch and Travel Bag
Knit a pouch for your sunglasses and a matching travel bag for sunscreen, snacks, and other summer essentials with a tutorial from Martha Stewart.
Crochet Sunglasses Case
Crochet a colorful drawstring sunglasses case using the tutorial on the Dream Crochet Blog. Patterns for four different designs are available.