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Since the original vinyl case is cheaply made, I made a bankbook case out of leather.
Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel.
 
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Step 1: Prepare the Template

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Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the bankbook.

Step 2: Cut out the Leather

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Cut out the leather with a leather cutter.
Be careful not to cut your fingers!

Step 3: Needed to Complete Project

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These are all the materials you will need to complete the project.

Step 4: Apply the Oil

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Apply the oil  to the back side of the leather.  Make sure you apply a heavy coat  of oil.

Step 5: Polish the Leather Edge

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Apply oil to the leather edge and polish it with the stick of the wood.

Step 6: Draw the seam line for the inside pockets

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Draw a line to show the sewing line.
At this time, draw a line about 0.1 inch away the sewing line from the edge.

Step 7: Glue the Belt

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Glue the belt together using elastomeric adhesive which is used to glue leather.

Step 8: Sew it

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After the glue has dried, sew it with the wax cord.

Step 9: Glue the Inside Pockets

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Glue the two inside pockets onto the inside of the leather.

Step 10: Draw the seam line for the bankbook and pierce it with a hammer

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At this time, draw a line on the bankbook to make the sewing line.
Pierce it with a hammer on the sewing  line.

Step 11: Sew it

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After the glue has dried, sew it with the wax cord.

Step 12: The Inside pockets are attached

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There is an  inside pocket on the right and left  side.

Step 13: You are finished!

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You have completed your project.
Congratulations!!

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lynniehop4 months ago

it looks lovely and soft, very nicely made. Did you attach the loop at the same time as the belt? Did you use glue and/or stitch it?

ishiyasu (author)  lynniehop4 months ago

Thank you for comment! Yes,I attached the loop. I used glue and stitch it!!

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ishiyasu (author)  deleted_account5 months ago

Thank you for comment! I strongly punchholes to sew! I want to make it in various ways from now on.Thank you!!