Nifty·Posted on Jun 14, 201523 Easy DIY Ways To Make Traveling So Much BetterBefore you hit the road, hit the glue gun.by Lindsey I.BuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Bad Hair Day Headband Curly Made / Via kollabora.com Between taxis, trains, and planes, who has time to worry about their hair? A cute, colorful headband helps you tame even the most travel-beaten hair in style. 2. Flat Iron Cover Creative Juices / Via yourcreativejuices.blogspot.com Never leave a hair out of place, and don't catch anything on fire, with an easy potholder to flat iron cover project. 3. Comfy Tee Ama Ryllis / Via kollabora.com Leave the complicated outfits in the suitcase — all you need for your travel look is an easy, comfy tee. 4. Laptop/iPad Bag Giddy / Via kollabora.com A dedicated carry-all for your laptop or iPad is a must for long flights. 5. Pillow Case Garment Bags Better Homes & Gardens / Via bhg.com If you're headed on for a fancy event (summer weddings, anyone?) keep your dress up gear clean with a quick pillow case garment bag. 6. Lightweight Kimono Jacket Annie / Via kollabora.com Planes have notoriously unstable temperatures so a lightweight kimono jacket is the perfect way to avoid being too hot or too cold. 7. Leather Sunglass Case Ama Ryllis / Via kollabora.com Keep ahold of your favorite shades with an easy no-sew leather case. 8. Neck Pillow Handmade Charlotte / Via handmadecharlotte.com Don't be that person falling asleep on the poor passenger sitting next to you. 9. Earbud Case Instructables / Via instructables.com Canceling out all the noise around you is essential for staying sane on long trips. So it keeping your earbuds from getting tangled up. 10. Quick & Cozy Quilt See Kate Sew / Via kollabora.com Make a quick 1-hour quilt to stash in your bag for long road trips and cold transport. 11. Weekender Bag Trish Stitched / Via kollabora.com Don't check you luggage: stash your essentials in a sleek weekender and skip the baggage claim hassle. 12. Makeup Brush Organizer Sewbon / Via kollabora.com Keep all of your makeup brushes organized and clean with an easy roll up case. 13. Craft Travel Kit Sew4Home / Via sew4home.com The crafting never stops, even on vacation. Just make sure to know what you can carry on and what you should pack to make it through the security line in one piece. 14. Passport Wallet Poppytalk / Via poppytalk.com Passport? Check. Credit cards? Check. Cash? Check. Place to organize it all? Double check! 15. Shoe Stash Bag Polkadot Chair / Via polkadotchair.com Keep your shoes from getting smashed, and keep the rest of your packing clean, by stashing them in a zip top travel bag. 16. Leather Luggage Tag Almost Makes Perfect / Via almostmakesperfect.com If you do decide to check that luggage, make sure you've got a recognizable tag to help you find it! 17. Travel Journals Willow Day / Via willowday.com Great to help keep the kids occupied and also to jot down travel notes on the go. 18. Project Carry-All Clara Falk / Via kollabora.com Keep on makin' even when you're not at home, just make sure you've got the perfect bag to carry your project along. 19. Essentials Drawstring Bag Sew DIY / Via kollabora.com Easy drawstring bags are great for organizing toiletries or stashing undies and swimsuits. 20. Perfect Stash Everything Tote Radiant Home / Via kollabora.com Step up your vacation bag game with a fun, and functional, fold over tote. 21. Cute Change Purse Purl Bee / Via purlbee.com An inevitable by product of a vacation is either needing change or having too much change, and a cute little coin purse helps in both instances. 22. Simple Travel Slippers All Day Chic / Via alldaychic.com Sleek, simple slip-ons make the sometimes uncomfortable nature of traveling a little less complicated. 23. Sleep Mask Momtastic / Via momtastic.com For when you need to get a few more zzzzzzz's while in transit.