Beginner | 18 min
Taught by Elke Bergeron
You’ll never look at leather belts in the same way after this class. Elke shows you how to take an old or thrifted belt and transform it into a modern leather cuff. You can keep the cuff unadorned or add a few rows of delicate beading to give it a boho vibe.
Learn how to:
  • Hole punch leather
  • Bevel and burnish edges
  • Add beaded elements to leather
What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to make a boho leather cuff
  • 4 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction by leather artist Elke Bergeron
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students


Chapters
Introduction
00:31
Materials
01:23
Make Cuff
05:18
02:58
08:33
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
• Recycled belt
• Rotary cutter
• Ruler
• Leather punch with ⅛” (size 2) and 00 tip
• ½" oblong leather punch
• Edge beveler
• Edge slicker
• Damp sponge
• Ruled cutting mat
• Pair of sharp scissors
• Cutting board/surface for punching holes
• String of brass beads
• Brass screw button stud
• Thin polyester cord that fits through your beads
• Lighter
• Leather sewing needle
• Pencil
• Flathead screwdriver
• Hammer
Discussion
Notes
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Transcript