Top 5 Last Minute Gifts You Can Make With Leather

Top 5 Last Minute Gifts You Can Make With Leather

Still haven’t found the right Christmas gifts for this year? Maybe there’s just nothing in the stores that suites your needs. So what can you do in this case? Well, you can try making something yourself. How about a leather bracelet? There are lots of designs you can try. Here are 5 of our favorites.

To make a leather bracelet that looks like this you’ll first have to buy a few supplies: cord, pinch crimps, jump rings and lobster clasp which you can find in craft or jewelry supply stores. Then make the bracelet using three cords which you braid. Attach the crimps and jump rings.{found on bubbyandbean}.

This is a similar bracelet also make with three leather cords but it has knots at the ends and there are also a few other things inserted in its design. For example, you can use buttons or charms which you insert as you go. A button, for example, can be useful in more than one way.{found on site}.

To make this bracelet you’ll have to use an actual leather bracelet with three strands. Take the bottom of the bracelet, flip it inside the 2nd and 3rd strand so they twist. Braid the left strand over the center and the n do the same thing for the right one and repeat. At the end, you should have a bracelet that’s flat and without any twisted strands.{found on apumpkinandaprincess}.

There are also simpler ways of making a leather bracelet. Start by measuring the leather cord and marking where you want the studs to go. Make holes on the marks and then push the prongs through the hole and fold them back. Repeat and that’s all.{found on thanksimadeitblog}.

Here’s something a little more customizable. First cut strips of leather a little longer than the wrist size of the person you wish to offer it to. Paint geometric designs on the leather and let it dry. Then attach a snap to your bracelet. Measure where you want the hole for the second snap to go and attach it.{found on abeautifulmess}.