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How to make a Chapstick holder

Keep your chapstick (lip balm) handy with this DIY keychain chapstick holder. This project is super cute, super easy and super quick to make. Anyone with beginner or basic sewing skills can make this chapstick Holder.

Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - fbDIY Chapstick Holder Keychain

Skill Level: Beginners
Time: Less than a half hour



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SUPPLIES NEEDED for the chapstick holder:

  • 2 pieces of cotton scrap fabric – 2” x 7”
  • 1 piece of lightweight or featherweight fusible interfacing 2” x 7”
  • Ribbon – 3” long
  • Keyring/Zipper Pull
  • Standard sewing supplies

Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - Supplies

INSTRUCTIONS to make a chapstick holder

STEP 1: INTERFACE FUSING

Following the manufacturer’s instruction, fuse the interfacing to the wrong side of one of the fabric strips.Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - Fuze Interfacing

STEP 2: RIBBON PLACEMENT

Fold the ribbon in half and pin the raw edges of the ribbon to the short side of the fused fabric piece (aligning in the middle).Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - Add Ribbon

STEP 3: SEWING PIECES

Turn the bottom end of each fabric piece under approximately ¼” and press.Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - Crease Edge

Pin the two fabric strips, right sides together.Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - Pin Together

Sew around three sides using a ¼” seam allowance, leaving the bottom side unsewn.Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - Sew Around

Clip the corners, turn right side out, push out corners and press.Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - Turn

Stitch bottom closed using a 1/8” seam.

STEP: FINISHING HOLDER

Fold the bottom up 2 ½” and pin.Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - Turn Edge

Topstitch 1/8” from the edge along the entire holder.Chap Stick Holder Tutorial - Sew Around

Attach keyring.

Insert chapstick (lip balm) in pocket.

Chap Stick HolderPhoto of back of chapstick holder

The chapstick holder is complete.

These Chapstick holders are great for backpacks, purses, keychains, gym backs and tote bags. Whip up as a quick gift, stocking stuffer or for craft shows.

Chap Stick Holder

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