How to Make a Cool Multi-strand Leather Bracelet

It’s fun to wear a lot of bracelets together but when you are in a hurry it’s great to have a bracelet that you can wear in a minute and looks like 3 bracelets together! Here’s a way to make a leather multi-strand bracelet.

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Materials :
-Flat leather cord
-2 x endings that fit the flat leather
-Black cord
-2 x endings that fit the black cord
-1 x metallic bead with big hole
-Approx. 40 x 4 mm pearl beads
-Jewelry stringing wire
-Crimping beads
-2 jumprings
-1 x magnetic clasp

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First take the flat leather cord, measure it to your wrist and cut a piece. Using your flat-nose pliers, press the endings on each side of the leather.

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Now take the black cord, measure it too and slide the metallic bead in the middle.

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Finish this part of the bracelet by pressing the endings for this cord on both sides.

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Next, take a piece of stringing wire, slide a crimping bead and bring back the wire into the crimping bead forming a loop. Secure the crimp by pressing it tight.

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Now thread the pearls and secure them by using another crimp bead.

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Now you have three separate parts of the bracelet. Using 2 jumprings attach them all to the magnetic clasp.

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That’s it! Wear it and be happy!

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DIY Elegant Leather and Chain Bracelet

I really love jewelry pieces that are simple and elegant. Like this leather chain bracelet I made recently were I used a beautiful leather cord in beige. If you are a fan of warm tones and simple lines do please check out the leather chain bracelet tutorial out and try it yourself!

DIY Elegant Leather and Chain Bracelet

Jewelry making supplies I used :
-Less than a meter of beige leather cord 6mm
-endings that fit that cord
-lobster clasp
-aluminium chain (not too chunky, we are going for elegance)
-3 jumprings
-a leather tassel
Also, round-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers.

DIY Elegant Leather and Chain Bracelet

First, wrap the cord twice at your wrist, measure how much you need and cut it. Glue the ends with a very strong glue and let it dry.

DIY Elegant Leather and Chain Bracelet

Take a jumpring and open it with your pliers.

DIY Elegant Leather and Chain Bracelet

Use it to attach the chain to one end of the cord.

DIY Elegant Leather and Chain Bracelet

Now wrap the cord and the chain to your wrist and cut any excess chain. With a jumpring attach the lobster clasp in one end and a jumpring in the other.

DIY Elegant Leather and Chain Bracelet

Finally, using another jumpring attach the tassel in one end of the bracelet.

DIY Elegant Leather and Chain Bracelet

Done! Go ahead and make it, it’s a bracelet you can wear almost any time of the year!

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