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DIY No-Sew Pouch+ DIY SCHOOL EMERGENCY/SURVIVAL KIT (GIRLS!)

Heyyyy DIYers! It's Madi, and it's almost time for BACK-TO-SCHOOL! This DIY School Emergency/Survival Kit is PERFECT to make your school life easier! Let's get started!


DIY No-Sew Pouch:
What you'll need:
- 1 piece of "6x10" Fabric
- Hot glue gun
- Ribbon

Steps:
1. Fold the 6x10 fabric in half BACKWARDS, so it's like two pieces of 3x5 fabrics, but connected.
2. Glue the sides together, BUT NOT THE TOP!
3. Turn it outside-in.

You are Done with the pouch! To close the pouch up after things are put inside it, use a ribbon to tie up the excess fabric.
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Now that you have your DIY pouch, I've broken up what goes IN the pouch into a few different groups to make it easier to read and understand.

Hygiene:
  • Gum or Mints
  • Travel-sized pack of tissues
  • Travel-sized tooth brush
  • Travel-sized tooth paste
  • Sample size of perfume
  • Travel-sized deodorant
  • Travel-sized hand sanitizer (DON'T USE BATH AND BODY WORKS HAND SANITIZER- IT GIVES PEOPLE HEADACHES, AND THEN PEOPLE WILL THINK YOU STINKKKK! I know this from personal experience!) 
  • Feminine Products of your choice
Beauty:
  • Makeup +brushes of choice (Don't bring tons of makeup +brushes though!)
  • Lip balm
  • Travel-sized hand lotion
  • Oil Blotting Sheets (helps after PE!)
  • Hairties + Bobby pins
  • Travel-sized hair comb or brush
  • Small, compact mirror 
Necessities:
  • Cell phone (OR if you don't have a phone, bring a small, emergency contact book, because you can always use the school's phone...)
  • Cash ($10 || $5 in dollar bills, $5 in quarters)
  • Granola Bar (You might get hungry!)
YOU are finished with your Back to School Survival/Emergency Kit!

I hope you enjoyed this DIY! Stay tuned for the next DIY!
-DIY With Madi

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