upcycle DIY – chain double-wrap leather bracelet

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sometimes you received gifts but just don’t know what to do with them…they are in good quality not to throw away…so I remade it to something that really wearable…see the transformation!

What you need – 
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Fishing line, screw-in round stud, the unwanted leather bracelet, chain

Let’s get stated…
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1. Measure the length and trim away the excess part.

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2. Use the excess leather to make a belt loop, then punch a small hole for the screw-back stud.

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3. Screw the stud.

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4. Fold the top part to hide the back of the stud, use some glue to fix them.

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5. On the other side, punch buttonholes by hole punch and slotted screwdriver.

Attach the chain
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6. Punch 2 small holes for stationing the chain.

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7. Hand-stitch the fishing line to join the leather and chain, a pair of tweezers does help a lot!

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8. Punch holes in every 5-7 loops and stitch with fishing line, in order to join the leather and chain securely.

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Done! This chain double-wrap leather bracelet looks so much better then the odd snake one XD

xx,
Nicole1

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