Rhinestone Leather Wrap Tutorial

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Rhinestone Leather Wrap

Designer Erin Siegel

This versatile piece is a great addition to your jewelry wardrobe. You can wear it multiple ways. It can wrap 5 times around the wrist, worn as a long necklace or a double necklace! Perfect for adding a little bit of sparkle to any outfit.

Erin is one of the authors of Bohemian Inspired Jewelry.

Ingredients

- 24 Swarovski crystal dangles
- 1 yard of 3/16" deerskin leather lace (or try 1 yard of vegan leather!)
- 2 fold-over ends
- 33 5mm jump rings
- 1 9mm spring clasp

Tools

- Scissors
- Ruler
- Pen
- Chain nose pliers
- Hole punch

1. Insert the leather lace into one fold over end and close with chain nose pliers. Attach the
spring clasp to the fold over end as shown.

2. Lay the leather lace on the ruler. Use the pen to mark the center of the leather ¾" from the end of the fold over end. Mark the remaining leather every 1 ½". Punch holes through all the marked places in the leather as shown.

3. Use 1 jump ring to string 1 crystal dangle and attach it to one hole in the leather lace as shown. Repeat 23 more times.

4. Trim the leather lace ¾" from the end. Insert the leather into one fold over end and close. Link 9 jump rings together to create a chain extender. Attach one end to the fold over end and attach the last crystal dangle to the other end as shown.

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