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A really simple, soft necklace made out of leather. It takes a little while to cut out all the pieces, but it's mindless so you can easily do it while...
Print the template that I have provided (HERE) on heavy cardstock and cut out with a utility knife.
On the back side of the leather, trace out the template with a pen (pencil will be hard to see).
Cut the shape out with scissors, being careful to cut on the inside of the pen line so there will be no visible lines. To cut out the centers, fold an...
Keep tracing and cutting out the shapes until you have your desired amount. I used 36 pieces for a long necklace, but this totally depends on how long...
Fold one of the pieces in half so the smooth side is facing out. Now slip a second piece through the hole, as shown.
Now fold the second piece over, and add a third one through the hole of the second. Continue linking them together.
Hold the necklace up to your neck to check the length as you go. Keep linking until you get to your desired length. Again, I used 36 pieces for mine.
If your necklace is long like mine, you will be able to pull it over your head so you don't need a closure. Just fold the last piece over the first on...
Here's a picture of me wearing the necklace so you can get an idea about the length of the finished necklace, as well as the size of the links. Thanks...
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