Finding the perfect backpack can be a challenge. A lot of backpacks purchased at department stores are cheaply made and are prone to falling apart after just a few months of use. Not to mention, most backpacks you can find look so similar and generic! To avoid these issues, make your own DIY backpack that will be unique and as sturdily built as you desire. You will surely get all the attention when you go back to school!
If the idea of making your own backpack is a little overwhelming, this project is a great one to start with. It uses a purse, fanny pack, and a tote to create a cute mini backpack with a faux fur pom-pom. Scour your local thrift stores to make this cheap, easy DIY backpack!
Level of difficulty: Beginner
Duration: 1-2 hours
Materials You Need:
- A purse, tote, and fanny pack from your local thrift store
- Needle and thread