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8 Ways to Craft Your Own Mousepad from Different Materials

Mousepads are the ideal accessory for a home computer and they definitely make your life at the desk a whole lot easier. Instead of buying one, as is the norm, you can make your own with ease and it will be well worth both the time and the effort. Mouspads are among the easiest DIY projects you can get started with and you can even save a quick buck here even while sporting a unique accessory. Check out our list of fab homemade mousepads and craft one in not time!

1. Constellation Mousepad

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If you are a lover of planets stars and the night sky, why not make a mousepad that showcases this fascination! This lovely mousepad from Lovely Clusters is easy to make and will give the support your hand needs. Perfect for the budding astro-enthusiast.

2. Cork and Vinyl Mousepad


For an ultra modern looking mousepad, check out this design from The Things She Makes. This is a simple mousepad that will look great in a room with minimal style and is also an ideal accessory for the hip home office.

3. Quick DIY Mousepad


If you’re after a project that can be done in as little as ten minutes, then look no further than this delight from A Piece of Rainbow. The background picture will let you escape to the great outdoors even when you’re stuck inside at your desk.

4. Pom Pom Mousepad

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A mousepad doesn’t have to be boring. In fact, if you’re making your own, you can be as creative as you like. That is exactly what Design Improvised has done where by creating this colorful pom pom mousepad.

5. Confetti Mousepad

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It is time to bring party glitz and glam to your home office or workspace with the Confetti Mousepad. Make and Tell guide you through the step by step process of crafting this uber-simple accessory and you can even alter the color scheme and pattern to give it a fun upgrade.

6. Polka Dot Mousepad

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In case you are searching for a simple way to upgrade your mousepad without spending too much money on creating something new, then check out this design from Fraise Basilic. Sometimes classic motifs are indeed the best!

7. Mountain Mousepad

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Maybe the image of a dense forest does not do it for you. Maybe you are a ‘mountain with snowy slopes’ kind of a person! Well, we have a DIY mousepad idea for you as well. Check out this design by Little White Whale that seems to transport you back into a holiday mood with its beautiful motif.

8. Felt Mousepad


If you want to create a plush mousepad for your home or office then check out this felt mousepad idea from American Felt and Craft. This lovely design is easy to make as you don’t need great DIY skills to make it in a jiffy.