Make a leather drawstring pouch with a liner from an old leather jacket. Watch the video for full step by step instructions.
You will need:
String or Ribbon
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Step 1: Cut Sleeve
Find an old leather jacket in your closet or from a thrift store. (I found most of mine on dollar day at my local thrift stores for only $1 each!!!! GREAT DEAL!!!! ) Cut off a sleeve.
Step 2: Cut to Size
Cut to your desired length of the pouch.
Step 3: Flip Around
Turn wrong side out.
Step 4: Sew
Sew along the bottom line.
Step 5: Trim
Trim the extra fabric off the bottom.
Step 6: Turn Around
Turn right side out.
Step 7: Cut Holes
Cut two holes for the string.
Step 8: Add Safety Pin
Attach safety pin to one end of the string or ribbon.
Step 9: Add String or Ribbon
Thread the string or ribbon through the 'tunnel' and through the other side. You can tie knots and/or add beads.
Step 10: Enjoy!
Enjoy your leather pouch for all sorts of uses...
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