How to Make a Leather iPhone Flip Wallet

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You need 4 pieces of leather at 2 thicknesses: Outside piece: 285mm by 87mm at 2.5-3mm thickness Inside piece: 130mm by 87mm at 2.5-3mm thickness CC slots: 97x87mm and 77x87mm at 1.5mm thickness

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Use a strap end punch to punch a hole into the thick inside piece. This makes it easer to take out the phone

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This is how we will put the pieces together.

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Use a cloth and gum tragacanth to smoothen the flesh side.

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Moisten the leather and apply stamp (optional)

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Cut rounded corners.

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Glue parts in place to keep them from moving while you're sewing.

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This is the glued wallet.

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Use a stitching groover to add a groove to sew along.

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BE CAREFUL: stop at the point where the pocket ends on the other side.

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Finish the groove.

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Use an over stitch wheel to mark the even spacing for your stitches.

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Sew pieces together and burn the ends with a lighter to keep them from fraying.

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Even out stitches with the over stitch wheel.

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Test fitting (you could use moisture to case the leather and harden it in the shape of the phone).

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Clean up the cuts.

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Add black dye to edges.

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Let dry.

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Use an edge slicker to smoothen the edges.

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Closeup of edges.

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Finished inside of the wallet.

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More details for this tutorial are on www.highonglue.com

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