Create a Caddy for Your Favorite Mini Iron

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It’s Both Pretty and Practical!

Choose fabric you love for an attractive carrier for your mini iron. It’s perfect for classes, retreats, sewing days and travel.

The caddy fits most mini irons, like the ever popular Steamfast (you’ll find other mini iron choices here). It’s also a quick project you’ll have done before you know it.

Padded Travel Mini Iron Caddy Pattern

Just keep in mind that the carrier is NOT heat proof. But, you can easily make it so and use it as a pressing pad when open flat. That also allows you to pack the iron while it’s still warm.

Padded Travel Mini Iron Caddy Pattern

For a heat-proof version, substitute Insul-Bright for the batting and use silver ironing board fabric for the inside of the caddy. Before sewing the layers together test the heat-proofing qualities to see how warm the surface underneath becomes.

You may find that you won’t want to use your caddy as a mat on some surfaces, like a cutting mat or a fine wooden table. Or, add another layer of batting or Insul-Bright for additional heat proofing.

The caddy was designed by Teresa Weaver from Grateful4joyNpeace.

Click here to purchase the “Padded Travel Mini Iron Caddy” pattern.


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