Beginner | 21 min
Taught by Elke Bergeron
In this class, Elke shares her technique for making a braided leather bracelet from one connected piece of leather (And yes, it is quite magical). This is a great class for learning some leather-working basics, like how to cut leather, bevel edges, and use a leather hole punch. Have fun experimenting with widths and colors to make bracelets in several different styles. Check out a cool timelapse of Elke making the magic braid here
Learn how to:

Cut leather
Bevel leather edges
Use a leather hole punch
Use a leather slicker to finish edges
 
What you’ll get:
  • Easy-to-follow class on how to make a braid leather bracelet
  • 4 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by author and expert instructor Elke Bergeron
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students

Chapters
Introduction
00:44
Materials
00:49
Make the Bracelet
10:36
06:20
03:13
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • 1 ½” x 8” piece of Veg Tan leather (8-10-ounce weight)
  • Medium leather hole punch (round and oval)
  • Size 4 edge beveler
  • Edge slicker
  • Poly board or old cutting board
  • Leather conditioner (optional)
  • Sponge (optional)
  • Piece of wool shearling (optional)
  • Bowl of water
  • Ruler
  • Rotary cutter
  • Cutting mat
  • Poly hammer
  • Screwdriver
  • Pen
  • Small button stud closure
Discussion
Notes
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Transcript
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