DIY Leather phone case

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Want to give your mobile/cell a personal touch? This DIY purse-case for your mobile phone not only protects it from bumps and scratches, it’s also a special accessory to complete your look. You can wear it as a necklace or mini purse.

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Materials:

  • Leather or fake leather 35×10 cm
  • Lace or mesh 35×10 cm
  • Chain or thread
  • Glue spray
  • Scissors
  • Needle and thread
  • Brooch or pendant (I had this from an old necklace)

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Process:

1. Spray the glue to the back of the mesh or lace.

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2. Glue it to the leather or fake leather and let dry.

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3. Trim the excess from the edges.

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4. Fold 1cm to the inside in one end of the piece and sew.

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5. Join the sides from the inside out leaving room for overlap (about 7 cm) and sew them.

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6. Turn the entire piece inside out.

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7. Sew or glue the edges of the flap towards the inside.

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8. Sew the thread or the chain to the top corners of the case and sew or glue the brooch or pendant to the flap.

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This purse-case for your mobile phone can also be made for a tablet. I love the effect of mesh or lace on the leather. This can be a very cute DIY gift.

9 thoughts on “DIY Leather phone case

  1. Lisette

    Anna, you’re making such cool stuff! I wish you sold these so I could buy one! You’re going to be a huge designer one day, I just know it! <3

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