/ Bubbalux Tutorial - Craft Caddy
The needle on my sewing machine went through the Bubbalux sheet like a knife through butter!
Tutorial by Sharon Callis
Skill Level: Medium
Time to Make: approx 2.5 hours
Did you know that Bubbalux can be used for sewing projects? Not only for creating fabulous displays, but for making durable storage items too!
This craft storage caddy can be put together by either machine sewing or gluing. Whichever way you choose, the finished item looks great and is tough enough to keep your craft kit organised for a long time.
4 sheets Bubbalux - standard size, Daffodil Yellow
A4 Teresa Collins Herringbone Embossing Folder
2 metres of Bias Binding
Polka dot ribbon
Follow the photo instructions below to make this bright and beautiful craft storage caddy.
Peel off protective film and emboss Bubbalux sheets
Trim the corners with a
craft knife or scissors
Cut out a handle
Sew or glue bias trim to the centre panel
Cut front and rear panels
Cut base panel and score guide line
Cut side panels and score a centre guide line
Sew or glue ribbon to join front and side panels
What the sewn join looks like on reverse
Sew the bias binding strip to the top edge
Add strip of bias to one side of the bottom edge
Glue in the central dividers
Glue together to form
the box shape and base
Make and assemble the side pockets from cut panels
Add bias binding
to the side panels
View of reverse of side pocket
Cut two side pocket bases
Finish side pocket base with bias binding
Cut, decorate and heat form
the scissor loops
Take appropriate safety precautions when using a heat gun to shape Bubbalux. Always work in a well ventilated space. See FAQs for advice.
Attach scissor loops with glue
to the front of the caddy
Fill your completed project with
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