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Small covered sewing box turning project is a variation on a goblet, bowl or lidded box.
AMERICAN WOODTURNER Sep 1990 (v.5#1) pg. 12

Neckerchief slide made from 35mm film can is really a sewing kit.
BOYS' LIFE Oct 1965 (v.55#10) pg. 64

To sew a fine seam. Ceramic animal figurines are designed to hold scissors, pins, needles, and a spool of thread. Painted with non-firing stains.
CERAMIC ARTS & CRAFTS Nov 1990 (v.36#3) pg. 85

Three trinket catch-alls to make from L'Eggs plastic eggs. (1) Decotique Catch-All, (2) What-Not trinket holder, and (3) Travel sewing kit.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #63 Jun 1978 (v.6#3) pg. 44

Tip: Make an emergency sewing kit.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #75 Jun 1980 (v.7#3) pg. 31

How to make a miniature sewing kit from grosgrain ribbon. Will hold a small pair of scissors, a few buttons, pins, needle and thread to carry in a purse.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1977 (v.8#10) pg. 62, 64

Stitch-in-time mending kit, needlepointed onto plastic canvas, has Velcro closure and holds threads, sewing needles and pins.
FLOWER & GARDEN [CRAFTS EDITION] Jul-Aug 1997 (v.41#4) pg. 32

Make a jewelry case, ribbon-tied sewing kit and drawstring bag in shadow applique.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1984 (v.29#6) pg. 54, 80

Quick gift ideas for mom and dad on mother's day, father's day or birthday. (1) Place mat saying "We love you Dad (Mom)". (2) Decorating cloth slippers. (3) Small sewing kit.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1990 (v.35#3) pg. 60

Sewing kit holds thread, scissors, pins, etc.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #431 Apr 1964 (v.60) pg. 115

Make a lace-trimmed travel sewing case. Measures 4"x6" closed.
WOMAN'S DAY Oct 23 1984 (v.48#2) pg. 87, 140

Decorative lathe-turned wooden pendant opens to reveal an emergency sewing kit consisting of needle, thread and wooden thimble. Turned from a 1x1x7" piece of stock.
WOOD MAGAZINE #92 Nov 1996 (v.13#8) pg. 50

Needle work. Turned cylindrical box with a removable top is a pocket-size sewing kit which contains thread, needles, and thimble. Overall size 3" tall x 2" diameter. Part 1.
WOODTURNING #69 Nov 1998 pg. 54

Needle work. Turned cylindrical box with a removable top is a pocket-size sewing kit which contains thread, needles, and thimble. Part 2.
WOODTURNING #70 Dec 1998 pg. 58

Victorian huzif housewife or egg. Combine box-making and miniature turning methods to make pocket sewing kits. Each kit includes a wooden thimble, two bobbins of thread and needles, all enclosed in a wooden egg-shaped case.
WOODWORKER Apr 1991 (v.95#4) pg. 416

Portable sewing kit, 7"x4"x2", with a tray inside is made from needlepointed plastic canvas. Top features the saying, "Sew on the go."
WORKBASKET Oct 1987 (v.53#1) pg. 10