Handmade Patchwork Steering Wheel Cover

Add a steering wheel cover to protect your hands from the heat and cold.

| April 2018

  • quilted steering wheel cover
    Cover the wheel and add some vibrant colors to your car.
    Photo by Jennifer Casa
  • vintage crafts turned modern
    “Vintage Made Modern” by Jennifer Casa, is filled with a variety of project ideas to bring new life into vintage crafts.
    Courtesy of Roost Books

  • quilted steering wheel cover
  • vintage crafts turned modern

Vintage Made Modern: Transforming Timeworn Textiles into Treasured Heirlooms(Roost Books, 2014), by Jennifer Casa, is a great read for anyone looking to repurpose old heirlooms. Casa shares many new ideas with modern twists. Find this project in “Vintage Pillowcases + Sheeting.”

Stylize your ride with this whimsical steering wheel cover featuring a patchwork of colorful vintage prints. Made using bits and pieces of your favorite old-fashioned sheeting, this is a fun way to bring some charm and personality to your car. And it will surely take the ho-hum out of running errands.

Finished Measurements

Approximately 49" in circumference with stretchy sides to fit a standard car steering wheel

What You Need

• Vintage sheeting in a variety of complementary prints: (15 pieces) 3" × 4"

• Linen or cotton fabric in a complementary color: (2 pieces) 2" × 50"

• Nonskid fabric: (1 piece) 3" × 50" (the same material used on the soles of footy pajamas)

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