One of the reasons you may not get enough sleep is because of distractions - particularly light distractions. If your partner likes to fall asleep with the TV on or there's a streetlight shining in your window, a sleep mask is going to help. And if not, it's a fun fashion statement for bedtime. I’ve got a collection of cute DIY sleep masks you can knock up in no time.
1 Basic Sleep Mask
You need basic sewing skills and about 20 minutes.
2 DIY Aromatherapy 'Cat Nap' Eye Pillows
This blogger uses her sleep pillow when she's doing yoga! What a great idea.
3 Breakfast at Tiffany's Eye Mask
Who doesn't want to look as cute as Audrey Hepburn?
4 Cat Eye Mask
This will confuse your pet cat if he sleeps in your bed.
5 Eyes Eye Mask
You've got to love sequins for bedtime.
6 Fox Sleep Mask
Didn't you always want to be a foxy lady in the bedroom?
7 Scented Eye Mask
Filled with scented rice, this is just what you need after a long day.
8 Owl Eye Mask
It's a wise girl who knows the value of her beauty sleep.
9 Oversized Sleep Mask
Good for daytime naps.
10 No Sew Sleep Mask
Especially for ladies who don't sew.
11 Quilted Eye Mask
A great way to use up scraps of fabric if you don't mind a spot of quilting beforehand (otherwise just buy quilted fabric).
12 Cath Kidston Eye Mask
You have to love that this pattern includes a pouch to keep your mask in.
13 Panda Sleep Mask
You won't mind these panda eyes cos there's no running mascara involved.
14 Miss Sleepy Bunny
You'll be hopping off to the Land of Nod in no time.
15 Sheep Sleep Mask
Now there's no need to count sheep.
16 Black Velvet
Have you thought about wearing an eye mask to meditate?
17 Glasses Eye Mask
You can make this in more suitable girlie colors.
18 Crochet Owl EYE Mask
If you prefer needlecraft to sewing ...
19 Another Crochet Eye Mask
A crochet version of the Audrey Hepburn sleep mask
20 Crochet Food Eye Mask
I'm not sure I want to go to bed dreaming of food...
21 Sheep Sleep Mask
This is so cute I could be inspired to take up crochet.
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