Category: Travel

Add Wheels to your Duffle; Quick Tip

This guy used plastic wrap to secure his heavy duffle to his skateboard for smooth traveling! Would you try this?




Canvas Rucksack Project

Plan for next year’s adventures by making this rucksack!


  • 100% cotton duck dyed canvas in olive drab, #8 – 1.5 yards
  • Free Backpack Pattern (click below) – printable on 18 sheets of 8.5×11 printer paper
  • Sewing machine with matching thread color
  • Fabric scissors
  • Buckles in tan, sized 1” – 3 pieces
  • Grosgrain tape in tan, 1” wide – 1 yard
  • Hook and Loop tape in tan, 1.5” wide – cut to 4″ long
  • Vislon closed end zipper in matching color, size 5, 10″ long
  • Measuring tape
  • Scotch tape
  • Iron and ironing board

Click HERE for the pattern and  instructions