I fondly remember the days when an unrolled sleeping bag on the floor of a pup tent in my backyard actually sounded comfortable. But, then my 30s happened. (Alas.) So, if you too need a little more padding in your campsite bed, you’ll definitely want to check out this tutorial for making your own DIY sleeping pad from Caitlin at The Merrythought!


Compact and practical, this is a great project for campers, travelers, or even parents of kids in need of a nap mat.

Ready to make your next camping trip a little more cushy? Head on over to The Merrythought to see the full how-to.

Haley Pierson-Cox

Haley Pierson-Cox

Brooklyn-based DIY from a Gal in Granny Glasses