DIY, coffee friends!

In the vein of not taking oneself too seriously, here’s a project any coffee and/or gadget nerd will enjoy… because I’m betting you often find yourself in the position of wanting to watch, say, “Gossip Girl” or “Top Gear” on your iPhone, but it’s just too much work to hold the phone at the correct angle to watch them. Right? And to continue with my theory, you are most often found in this position while in a cafe. Stiil right? Then keep reading.

It’s DIY season, friends—I just got my yarn out and started knitting again the other day (I toss the hobby aside in the summer). It’s too rainy and cold and, face it, depressing outside to do much of anything, so you come up with ways to entertain yourself inside. Maybe I’m projecting a little, but go with me on this one.

Back to the phone/TV conundrum: iPhone meet Sleeve!

Seems the cup sleeve iPhone holder also works well on an airplane, which is why this randomly snagged image I found on Google makes sense: the only time I ever see Caribou Coffee is in airports.

Seems the cup sleeve iPhone holder also works well on an airplane, which is why this randomly snagged image I found on Google makes sense: the only time I ever see Caribou Coffee is in airports.

Watch this quickie how-to video on Made to learn how to DIY

About the Author

Sarah

Sarah Allen is co-founder and editor of Barista Magazine, the international trade magazine for coffee professionals. A passionate advocate for baristas, quality, and the coffee community, Sarah has traveled widely to research stories, interact with readers, and present on a variety of topics affecting specialty coffee. She also loves animals, swimming, ice cream, and living in Portland, Oregon.