How to Make a Wallet out of Genuine Leather

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I want to show you how to make a wallet with a convenient coins pocket.

Al tools and materials you need are below + take at least 10 square decimeters of leather:


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Make a pattern out of paper in 1:1 scale, cut it out. Transfer the pattern on leather and get the blanks:

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Next, take the two pieces for the coin pocket and wet with water at the bend, then carefully bend and put under a press (I put under a stack of books) for an hour (ideally before full drying of the leather).

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Meanwhile, punch holes with a diameter of 1 mm, the distance — 5 mm.

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Round the corners of the flap of the coin pocket — just attach a coin and cut off the excess with a knife.


Remember the flap, cut it out 2 cm x 7 cm. And take the dried details.

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All is done, you're good craftsmen then. Take the large inner part of the wallet and three pockets for cards, sewn at the top ONLY.


Sew the coin pocket:

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Meanwhile, cut out a small piece for a flap 2 cm x 1 cm:

Next, apply the right side of the wallet and sew:

Make the left side:

As you can see, the flap is sewn between the layers of leather:

Set the buttons and sand the surface:

After half an hour of sanding you get a finished product:

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