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This is a quick and simple Valentines Day gift. Inexpensive and practical, this durable gift is sure to hang around for awhile.
There are several way to complete this project. I will demonstrate three ways you can close the loop for the fob. All are relatively simple, it just...
Fold your paper in half. Draw half a heart the size you want your key fob to be (about 2"). Cut out your heart. . .muhahahahah. Sorry, couldn't re...
Trace the heart cut out onto the leather. I had some lace leather lying around, however any relatively thick leather will work. Measure about a half...
Use either the wedge tip on a Wood Burning tool, or the thinnest tip on a soldering iron. Plug in and heat up your soldering iron. Starting at the t...
Place the top of the rivet just above the peak of the heart and press to get an impression. Use a punch, awl, any sharp pointy object (carefully) to ...
Use an awl, drill, screw driver, thick needle or other sharp pointy object to punch holes, using your design as a guide. Thread a needle, doubling th...
Fold the leather flap down and push the sewing awl through both thickness of leather. Pull the thread all the way through the leather, leaving approx...
If desired, wax or saddle soap can be used to give the leather a more supple feel. Viola! ...
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Posted:Feb 8, 2013
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