How to Make a Personalized Leather Key Chain
Give the perfect sweet 16 birthday gift, and personalize a leather key chain they can attach to their new set of keys.
Materials and Tools
1" wide leather strips
alphabet leather stamping kit
Cut a 5" long leather strip. Use an awl to make a 1/8” wide hole on both ends of the strip.
Personalized Leather Key Ring DIY
Supplies: 1â wide leather strips, scissors, hammer, alphabet leather stamps, awl, metal rivets, acrylic paint, painterâs tape, paint brush, key ring. Step 1: Cut a 5â long leather strip. Step 2: Use the awl to make a 1/8â wide hole on both ends of the strip.
Stamp the leather with your or the recipient's name following the instructions on the leather stamp packaging.
Place a piece of painter's tape 1/2" above the name. Paint the exposed section of the leather using acrylic paint and a paintbrush. Let dry before removing the tape.
Slide a key ring onto the leather strip, and fold strip in half to create a loop. Attach both ends of the leather following the instructions on the metal rivet packaging.