Mom will love this Pocket Mirror for her purse or pocket especially when it is made by one of her kids. While you are making one for her, make one for yourself too.
Trivia: Most mirrors are made by coating a piece of glass with a layer of metal. The glass provides the smooth surface necessary for good reflection and protects the metal from becoming scratched and tarnished.
2 x 2 Mirror
Cardboard cut to 2.5" x 5.25"
To make this Pocket Mirror, fold cardboard in half. Creasing firmly. Open up.
Cover both sides with felt, gluing with fabric glue. Re-fold.
Glue the mirror to the inside bottom.
Cut a strip of felt to keep the mirror closed. Glue one end to the back.
Attach the velcro dot to the other end and to the front. Decorate.
Keep your mirror inside your purse or pocket.
These projects are created by Terri, Betty, Jamie or one of the talented staff members at MakingFriends.com. They have been created exclusively for publication on FreeKidsCrafts.com with supplies you'll be able to find around your house.