Instructables: exploring - craft - leather - popular https://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:26:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Clean a Leather Purse https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-a-Leather-Purse-1/
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Thu, 25 May 2017 05:05:33 PDT
Baseball Glove Card Wallet https://www.instructables.com/id/Baseball-Glove-Card-Wallet/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 22:08:10 PDT
How to Make a Leather Journal https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Leather-Journal/
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 08:22:15 PDT
Plaited Leather Woggle https://www.instructables.com/id/Plaited-Leather-Woggle/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 09:06:19 PDT
How to Make Leather Knife Sheath https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Leather-Knife-Sheath/
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Sat, 10 Jun 2017 04:26:46 PDT
Bison Leather Briefcase https://www.instructables.com/id/Bison-Leather-Briefcase/
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Thu, 6 Oct 2016 17:34:10 PDT
Briefcase With a 3 Piece Gusset https://www.instructables.com/id/Briefcase-With-a-3-Piece-Gusset/
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Wed, 24 Apr 2019 10:58:56 PDT
Hiccup's Leather Helmet From How to Train Your Dragon: the Hidden World https://www.instructables.com/id/Hiccups-Leather-Helmet-From-How-to-Train-Your-Drag/
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Mon, 25 Feb 2019 13:05:35 PST
Adventure Bag! https://www.instructables.com/id/Adventure-Bag/
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Sun, 14 Apr 2019 18:12:38 PDT
Leather jacket https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Jacket/
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 10:48:47 PDT
Make a Leather Steering Wheel Cover! https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Leather-Steering-Wheel-Cover/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 15:35:38 PDT
Pinwheel Coin Pouch https://www.instructables.com/id/Pinwheel-Coin-Pouch/
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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:36:20 PDT
Buckskin Work Gloves! https://www.instructables.com/id/Buckskin-Work-Gloves/
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Tue, 26 Feb 2013 12:04:58 PST
Jack Sparrow Style Tricorn Hat in Leather for Under $30! https://www.instructables.com/id/Jack-Sparrow-Style-Tricorn-Hat-in-Leather-for-Unde/
Jack Sparrow Style Tricorn Hat in Leather for Under $30! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/1QNJ/J3KFHH20/F5D1QNJJ3KFHH20.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/1QNJ/J3KFHH20/F5D1QNJJ3KFHH20.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/1QNJ/J3KFHH20/F5D1QNJJ3KFHH20.SMALL.jpg igor.pinsky Jack Sparrow was my first ever cosplay. I have always related to this character the most and I've always wanted that perfect Jack Sparrow Tricorn hat. Let's face it, leather is expensive. If you were to buy a leather Jack Sparrow hat from any maker, you'd spend between $150-300 and a lot of that co...
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Mon, 5 Jun 2017 18:42:29 PDT
Field Notes Leather Cover https://www.instructables.com/id/Field-Notes-Leather-Cover/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 05:59:14 PDT
Homemade or Makeshift Tools to Make a Leather Pendant https://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-or-Makeshift-Tools-to-Make-a-Leather-Pend/
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Sun, 26 Nov 2017 08:59:51 PST
Sharpening a Leather Knife https://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpening-a-Leather-Knife/
Sharpening a Leather Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RDZS/ILL5PFQL/FOBRDZSILL5PFQL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RDZS/ILL5PFQL/FOBRDZSILL5PFQL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RDZS/ILL5PFQL/FOBRDZSILL5PFQL.SMALL.jpg GoldBarkLeather What's Gold Bark Leather?We are a blog that is dedicated to helping you become a skilled craftsman in the art of leatherwork. We have lots of other tips/tricks/tutorials to help you learn leatherwork. If you like this tutorial, or are just curious, head on over to our site: goldbarkleather.com. And ...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 10:39:46 PST
Beautiful Handmade Leather Purse https://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Handmade-Leather-Purse/
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 22:51:34 PST
Print on Leather https://www.instructables.com/id/Print-on-Leather/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 13:06:29 PDT
Making a wallet phone case https://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-wallet-phone-case/
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Mon, 6 May 2013 17:25:31 PDT
Bota - Leather Flask https://www.instructables.com/id/Bota-Leather-Flask/
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 12:57:18 PST
Leather Apple Watch Strap https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Apple-Watch-Strap/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 08:58:20 PST
Custom Leather Laptop Sleeve https://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Leather-Laptop-Sleeve/
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Mon, 27 Nov 2017 20:02:54 PST
Leather bow case https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-bow-case/
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Sun, 4 Oct 2015 07:34:07 PDT
Leather Slippers https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Slippers/
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 03:33:40 PDT
8 Easy DIY Leather Christmas Gifts https://www.instructables.com/id/8-Easy-DIY-Leather-Christmas-Gifts/
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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:45:23 PST
How To Make a Leather Belt https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Leather-Belt-2/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 13:05:26 PST
Leather Portfolio https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Portfolio/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 11:02:59 PDT
How to make a Leather Possibles Bag for your Modern Muzzle Loader https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Leather-Possibles-Bag-for-your-Moder/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 04:11:44 PDT
Leather Gentleman's Kit https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Gentlemans-Kit/
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 11:33:51 PDT
Leather Medicine Bag or Pouch https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Medicine-Bag-or-Pouch/
Leather Medicine Bag or Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/SQM9/ITANZM4C/FOCSQM9ITANZM4C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/SQM9/ITANZM4C/FOCSQM9ITANZM4C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/SQM9/ITANZM4C/FOCSQM9ITANZM4C.SMALL.jpg turboterra Traditionally, a tribal medicine bag contained personal sacred objects that represented the person who carried it. The bags would contain objects such as leaves, feathers, stones, herbs, and other things that the person considered spiritually significant.The true tribal medicine bags are still in u...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 20:38:17 PDT
Making a Custom Leather Dog Harness https://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Custom-Leather-Dog-Harness/
Making a Custom Leather Dog Harness - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/GSVW/J4OFLTJX/F31GSVWJ4OFLTJX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/GSVW/J4OFLTJX/F31GSVWJ4OFLTJX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/GSVW/J4OFLTJX/F31GSVWJ4OFLTJX.SMALL.jpg clockworkfish After browsing the web for ages looking for a harness for my pup, none of them quite felt right to me. With a little bit of leatherworking skills under my belt, I decided to make a harness that was tailored exactly to my pup. It took a fair amount of trial and error but overall it was not too compli...
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Mon, 3 Jul 2017 17:04:14 PDT
DIY Multiple Card Holder https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Multiple-Card-Holder/
DIY Multiple Card Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/XRXB/IEX4LR2T/FMHXRXBIEX4LR2T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/XRXB/IEX4LR2T/FMHXRXBIEX4LR2T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/XRXB/IEX4LR2T/FMHXRXBIEX4LR2T.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz Card holder, wallet, accessory pouch, stationary bag, small money bag - No matter how many of these I buy or make , they're never enough! I'm sure that I'm not the only one. I usually make my own purses and small pouches for keeping my important stuffs (id cards, business cards, money etc.). I neede...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 05:36:31 PDT
Cowboy boot knife sheath https://www.instructables.com/id/Cowboy-boot-knife-sheath-1/
Cowboy boot knife sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/Y0I3/H0TBYCEK/FCEY0I3H0TBYCEK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/Y0I3/H0TBYCEK/FCEY0I3H0TBYCEK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/Y0I3/H0TBYCEK/FCEY0I3H0TBYCEK.SMALL.jpg Jaydenchambersguitar I made this for 2 reasons: 1, there are lots of military boot knives for sale, but I found out these are supposed to go in the lacing of a boot. And as you know, cowboy boots don't have laces. And 2, I was wrapping the handle of my knife in paracord, and the knife would not fit in the old sheath wit...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 09:54:19 PDT
Leather Light-Emitting (LED) Dog Collar https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Light-Emitting-LED-Dog-Collar/
Leather Light-Emitting (LED) Dog Collar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/0CQY/IEX51R96/FD70CQYIEX51R96.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/0CQY/IEX51R96/FD70CQYIEX51R96.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/0CQY/IEX51R96/FD70CQYIEX51R96.SMALL.jpg emdiesse Winter is coming, the nights are rolling in and if your dog is half as crazy as my nutty spaniel you've also been starting to notice how easily they can disappear from under your nose on a walk.Armed with a single CR2032 battery, a couple of LEDs, some aquarium tubing, some leather, a 10mm snap, thr...
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 20:12:06 PDT
Hand Stitched Leather Backpack https://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Stitched-Leather-Backpack/
Hand Stitched Leather Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/318F/JK8KCPTT/FCQ318FJK8KCPTT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/318F/JK8KCPTT/FCQ318FJK8KCPTT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/318F/JK8KCPTT/FCQ318FJK8KCPTT.SMALL.jpg Daniel Stabile If you've been following my account for a while, you'd know that I've been doing a lot of leather work lately. Unfortunately, this will be my last leather project, and instructables, for a while. I want to thank everyone who checked out my past instructables, wrote me comments of support and const...
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Mon, 30 Jul 2018 20:13:26 PDT
Leather Embossing with a 3D Printer! https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Embossing-With-a-3D-Printer/
Leather Embossing with a 3D Printer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/DPPA/JKCUG1UI/FW3DPPAJKCUG1UI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/DPPA/JKCUG1UI/FW3DPPAJKCUG1UI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/DPPA/JKCUG1UI/FW3DPPAJKCUG1UI.SMALL.jpg Make Everything In this instructable I will be going over the steps to 3d print a very simple stamp to emboss leather with. This is a great way to make custom branded products like hats and other merchandise with your own unique logo.Below is a video that goes through the process step by step. For a detailed write ...
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Fri, 3 Aug 2018 03:50:27 PDT
Leather Wallet With Etched Detail https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Wallet-With-Etched-Detail/
Leather Wallet With Etched Detail - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/UEMX/JIUJV6OH/FQQUEMXJIUJV6OH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/UEMX/JIUJV6OH/FQQUEMXJIUJV6OH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/UEMX/JIUJV6OH/FQQUEMXJIUJV6OH.SMALL.jpg bekathwia Here's how I created a leather wallet with solar-etched detailing. The simple four-piece design is one of my first leatherworking projects, and took a few afternoons to complete. I learned all the techniques for this project from the free Instructables Leatherworking classes (beginner & intermediate...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2018 13:53:59 PDT
Hand Stitched Leather Rucksack https://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Stitched-Leather-Rucksack/
Hand Stitched Leather Rucksack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/XXDO/JK10UM48/F7ZXXDOJK10UM48.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/XXDO/JK10UM48/F7ZXXDOJK10UM48.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/XXDO/JK10UM48/F7ZXXDOJK10UM48.SMALL.jpg HideGear I found an old army surplus vintage backpack at an antique store and thought it would make a good project for the instructable backpack challenge. It would require major restoration and repair, or it could become a new pattern and have a whole new life.Military bags were well-made, and this one las...
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Thu, 26 Jul 2018 06:17:44 PDT
Cardboard Puppet Stage https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cardboard-Hand-Puppet-Stage/
Cardboard Puppet Stage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/MZV5/FIRYG6OI/FZ6MZV5FIRYG6OI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/MZV5/FIRYG6OI/FZ6MZV5FIRYG6OI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/MZV5/FIRYG6OI/FZ6MZV5FIRYG6OI.SMALL.jpg Scriptone Here's how you can make a puppet stage in a day. Its lightweight, strong and portable and looks great for a hand puppet performance. Includes new tips you can use to make hinge cupboards out of leather and balsa wood / thick cardboard. Here's how to make the puppets displayed in this instructable: ...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2008 20:07:18 PDT
Leather Lacing https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Lacing/
Leather Lacing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/O46M/IDUR1AP5/FFQO46MIDUR1AP5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/O46M/IDUR1AP5/FFQO46MIDUR1AP5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/O46M/IDUR1AP5/FFQO46MIDUR1AP5.SMALL.jpg licheness Need leather lacing to repair or complete a project? This is an easy technique, that you can use to make a long piece of leather lace from a single chunk of leather. Leather - 4" square or bigger (not too thin, it will be easier to control)Something round for tracing a circle Pen or marker Nail H...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:03:27 PDT
Leather saddle bag with built in light https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Saddle-Bag-With-Built-in-Light/
Leather saddle bag with built in light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3VWN/IU3CZE16/FB03VWNIU3CZE16.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3VWN/IU3CZE16/FB03VWNIU3CZE16.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3VWN/IU3CZE16/FB03VWNIU3CZE16.SMALL.jpg cliveforgets I recently acquired a beater bike that I really enjoy riding around town. I added a small basket to the front, but I wanted something to hold a patch kit and and few odds and ends. I also constantly find myself without a light for this bike sine it's usually attached to my less crappy bike. Obviousl...
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 20:23:24 PDT
DIY Suede Shift boot cover. https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Suede-Shift-boot-cover/
DIY Suede Shift boot cover. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/AP46/H401W10V/F2QAP46H401W10V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/AP46/H401W10V/F2QAP46H401W10V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/AP46/H401W10V/F2QAP46H401W10V.SMALL.jpg hells-oui Designing, patterning, and sewing a shift boot/knob cover. Tools required. Needle Thread Sewing Machine (optional) Shears Materials required. Leather, Suede, Alcantara, Fabric, Microfibre. Have all your materials prepped and ready to sew. Patterns may vary depending on shift knob and shift bo...
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Tue, 3 Jul 2012 22:46:22 PDT
Repair Leather Sofa Stitching https://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Leather-Sofa-Stitching/
Repair Leather Sofa Stitching - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/ON2A/IQ2KD64K/FBYON2AIQ2KD64K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/ON2A/IQ2KD64K/FBYON2AIQ2KD64K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/ON2A/IQ2KD64K/FBYON2AIQ2KD64K.SMALL.jpg davidandora Leather sofa's can be very durable, but the stitching is often the most vulnerable. The stitching on our 10+ year old IKEA sofa was starting to come loose in one section, so I went to work repairing it, and here's howFor starters, you'll probably want to do any repairs as soon as you see any separat...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:57:33 PDT
Universal Leather Knife Sheath https://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Leather-Knife-Sheath/
Universal Leather Knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/VLCV/J95OV930/FBTVLCVJ95OV930.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/VLCV/J95OV930/FBTVLCVJ95OV930.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/VLCV/J95OV930/FBTVLCVJ95OV930.SMALL.jpg Sekula Leatherworks Hello everyone!I would like to introduce you to my concept of universal leather knife sheath. I called it "universal" because it is designed to carry almost every kind of medium size, fixed blade, knife. I tried it with dozens of knives - from budget swedish work-horses scandi knives with plastic ha...
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Tue, 24 Oct 2017 10:30:17 PDT
How to Shine Military Boots https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Shine-Military-Boots/
How to Shine Military Boots - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/QIRM/IZ6C4W7C/FX7QIRMIZ6C4W7C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/QIRM/IZ6C4W7C/FX7QIRMIZ6C4W7C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/QIRM/IZ6C4W7C/FX7QIRMIZ6C4W7C.SMALL.jpg Moose_Pardy Recently, I went to the local thrift store and found these gems. They were parade boots that were in pretty good condition, so I decided to pick them up for a reasonable price. In this instructable I will show you how to bring them to a mirror shine, which is what Army Cadets need them to be like. T...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:47:50 PST
Leather Pocket Belts https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Pocket-Belts/
Leather Pocket Belts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/M1GK/J4G4Y46S/F50M1GKJ4G4Y46S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/M1GK/J4G4Y46S/F50M1GKJ4G4Y46S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/M1GK/J4G4Y46S/F50M1GKJ4G4Y46S.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes In this Instructable I'm going show you some techniques for creating different styles of simple leather belts from leather hides. I created these belts to attach to small pouches as pocket belts, but you could use these techniques to create normal non-pocketed belts too. As a girl who often wears ...
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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:59:56 PDT
Medieval Leather Needle Case https://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Leather-Needle-Case/
Medieval Leather Needle Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/TL12/J8QGUHLO/FD5TL12J8QGUHLO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/TL12/J8QGUHLO/FD5TL12J8QGUHLO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/TL12/J8QGUHLO/FD5TL12J8QGUHLO.SMALL.jpg Daniel Stabile Just like my last leather tutorial, you will not need any of the fancy leather equipment for this project. This Instructables is designed to be completely created by hand tools that you should already have!I've recently created a video for you guys, but I want to clarify that there is one small dif...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:10:28 PDT
Pimp my Bicycle... with Leather! https://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-my-Bicycle-with-Leather/
Pimp my Bicycle... with Leather! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/U81O/IGIBLITD/F1IU81OIGIBLITD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/U81O/IGIBLITD/F1IU81OIGIBLITD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/U81O/IGIBLITD/F1IU81OIGIBLITD.SMALL.jpg madeinthegarage This bicycle remake was for my husband's birthday just a few weeks ago. He had been given this older bike and he actually never cleaned it (sorry, honey) and it got quite a few scratches and other things that didn't look too pretty. He downed the thing once, scratching up his saddle and handle bar t...
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 23:57:14 PST
Custom made Star Wars Bi fold wallet https://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Made-Star-Wars-Bi-Fold-Wallet/
Custom made Star Wars Bi fold wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/URF6/IXQFSLMU/FOLURF6IXQFSLMU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/URF6/IXQFSLMU/FOLURF6IXQFSLMU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/URF6/IXQFSLMU/FOLURF6IXQFSLMU.SMALL.jpg yueshi This is a custom made wallet I made at the end of last year, it was when the new Star Wars movie was released. The wallet is made of Italian box calfskin lined with star war cotton fabric. The box calfskin makes the wallet ultra soft, excellent feel and durability, The whole wallet is hand sewn with...
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 03:55:35 PST