How to Make a Leather Wallet With Secret Compartment

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How to Make a Leather Wallet With Secret Compartment
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Draw your pattern, mine look like this, it has 4 part with total of 6 part (2 are similar), send your email to get this pattern

Draw your pattern, mine look like this, it has 4 part with total of 6 part (2 are similar), send your email to get this pattern

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Printed on a paper and cut it with your xacto knife or a scissor

Printed on a paper and cut it with your xacto knife or a scissor

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Gather your supplies

Gather your supplies

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Trace the pattern with your prn on to your vegetable tan leather, remember to used as efficient as you can

Trace the pattern with your prn on to your vegetable tan leather, remember to used as efficient as you can

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Cut the traced pattern with your knife

Cut the traced pattern with your knife

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Smooths the edges with your scissor as needed

Smooths the edges with your scissor as needed

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Gather your cutted leather so you don't missed any part

Gather your cutted leather so you don't missed any part

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On the biggest part of the leather draw a line that mark where later it should be fold

On the biggest part of the leather draw a line that mark where later it should be fold

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With your stitching groover skive the leather so it can be folded easily

With your stitching groover skive the leather so it can be folded easily

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It should be like this

It should be like this

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Take the small part and alligned them together and sew on the mark previosly made and cut the excess leather

Take the small part and alligned them together and sew on the mark previosly made and cut the excess leather

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Glued them to the biggest part of the leather, do this on both side

Glued them to the biggest part of the leather, do this on both side

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Pound them with your hammer till it stick together, do this on both side

Pound them with your hammer till it stick together, do this on both side

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On the line that we made before spread a glue about 1cm wide across the line and then fold the leather and again pound the with your hammer untill it sticks together

On the line that we made before spread a glue about 1cm wide across the line and then fold the leather and again pound the with your hammer untill it sticks together

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On the middle side, mark a line about 3mm from the edges (on both side) with your pen

On the middle side, mark a line about 3mm from the edges (on both side) with your pen

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Use a stitching wheel to mark your stitches

Use a stitching wheel to mark your stitches

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It will look like this, i used 5mm gap in the wheels

It will look like this, i used 5mm gap in the wheels

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Using a stitching hole plier punch the hole on each mark, carefull to punch the hole within the line

Using a stitching hole plier punch the hole on each mark, carefull to punch the hole within the line

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It should be like this

It should be like this

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Start stitching...

Start stitching...

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It will look like this

It will look like this

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Do the same method on the upper side, it should be like this

Do the same method on the upper side, it should be like this

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And then do the same method on the flap we made before

And then do the same method on the flap we made before

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Like so

Like so

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It should be like this

It should be like this

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Start stitching..

Start stitching..

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It should be like this

It should be like this

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Glued the secret compartment under the flaps ( but the left and right side only) and then glue the front side of the wallet

Glued the secret compartment under the flaps ( but the left and right side only) and then glue the front side of the wallet

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Should be like this

Should be like this

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Hold until the glue dried

Hold until the glue dried

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Using the same method on step 18 to mark the stitching hole and then start to stitch on both side

Using the same method on step 18 to mark the stitching hole and then start to stitch on both side

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It should be like this

It should be like this

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There you go..

There you go..

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Here is the wallet with a couples of card

Here is the wallet with a couples of card

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Here you can see the wallet is empty

Here you can see the wallet is empty

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But wait.. There is 2000 rupiahs on the secret compartment.. Now you can buy a motorcycle with that money..  Enjoy...!!

But wait.. There is 2000 rupiahs on the secret compartment.. Now you can buy a motorcycle with that money.. Enjoy...!!

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