DIY: Make This Super Easy Wooden iPhone Case

by BUST Magazine

Here’s another great craft from author/DIY guru Alison Caporimo, who’ll be hosting a workshop table at the Sunday, May 4th BUST Craftacular: PRIMPED. This easy DIY iPhone case tutorial appears in her book, InstaCraft: Fun and Simple Projects for Adorable Gifts, Decor, and More, published by Ulysses Press. This guaranteed one-of-a-kind case is sure to get your phone in the mood for PRIMPED!



Wood-grain contact paper



iPhone case



  1. Roll out contact paper so that the lined inside is facing upward.
  2. Trace around phone case on contact paper—and remember to trace around the oval cutout for the camera, too!
  3. Cut out the traced shape with scissors.
  4. Peel contact paper from paper backing and stick onto case.
(Photo by Meera Lee Patel)

And don’t forget to stop by Primped this weekend to say hi to Alison in person! Here’s all the details:
Primped begins at 11AM, goes until 6pm and will be held in the Brooklyn Bazaar space, at 165 Banker Street, Brooklyn. There’s a ton to see, hear, and do, including hair chalking, crafty shopping, nail art, massages, DJs, and braid styling/bang trimming at the Fringe Salon Braid N’ Bang Bar!

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