Design Inspiration Supplies

Design Instructions

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Supplies needed

  • 2"   10mm Round Brass Cable Chain    (20-0525-27) or
  • 5    5mm Round Jump rings    (01-0020-27)
  • 1    ½” Anna’s Clasp    (94-6154-27)
  • 1    Spiral & Rivets Link    (94-3156-40)
  • 9-10    6.35mm Micro Washer    (01-0070-27)
  • 20-22    3.7mm Eyelet    (01-0080-45)
  • 2    5.3mm Eyelet    (01-0082-27)
  • 3    Med. Oval Jump Ring    (01-0018-27)
  • 3    Asst. leather strap remnants, ½” wide, 2-2 ½” long

Tools

  • TierraCast Eyelet Setter & Anvil
  • leather hole punching pliers
  • hammer
  • chain nose pliers (2)
  • scissors
  • pencil
  • Optional: TierraCast Setting Block

Skill Level: Intermediate

Finished Size: Approx. 8”

Designer: Julie Young

Watch our technique videos playlist on YouTube (look for videos on jump rings and setting eyelets).

 

Steps

  1. Choose one leather remnant for your center focal.
  2. Center focal link on top of remnant. Mark holes with pencil. Use leather punching pliers to make 2mm holes where marked.
  3. Center link on remnant again and insert one 5.3mm eyelet down through hole at one end and through leather underneath.
  4. Turn stack of components over and place eyelet flange side down onto anvil.
  5. Position setter into end of eyelet and tap with hammer until set (see setter instructions).
  6. Repeat Steps 3-5 at other end.
  7. Make a centered pencil mark 1/8” from each end of remnant. Punch 2mm holes where marked.
  8. Place one washer onto one 3.7mm eyelet. Insert eyelet through hole at one end, then repeat Steps 4-5.
  9. Repeat Step 8 at other end.
  10. For remaining remnants repeat Steps 7-8 at both ends of each remnant.
  11. Repeat setting process to add eyelets with or without washers where desired.
  12. Separate chain links. Use one chain link (or one round jump ring) at each end to attach the leather pieces together. 
  13. Attach one chain link (or jump ring) at each end of bracelet.
  14. Use one oval jump ring to attach clasp ring at one end of bracelet.
  15. Use two oval jumps to attach clasp bar at other end of bracelet.