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soft expensive looking card holder
the card holder would make a wonderful mother or father's day present. it stitches up pretty quickly and is fairly simple to put together.

you could also do this on your sewing machine if it will handle stitching through leather.

Posted by sneezerville from Portland, Oregon, United States • Published See sneezerville's 29 projects »
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  • How to sew a leather pouch. Buckskin Card Holder - Step 1
    Step 1

    cut a piece of leather 4 x 8.5 inches
    fold one short end up 1.75 inches and pinch in place.
    push needle through between the fold (so that your knot is on the inside.
    wrap the stitch around the folded portion and back in and out that same hole.
    stitch 1/4 inch apart up the side seam to the top of the folded section.

  • How to sew a leather pouch. Buckskin Card Holder - Step 2
    Step 2

    wrap over the top and start stitching back down. go in and out the same spots as your first row of stitches filling in the gaps.

  • How to sew a leather pouch. Buckskin Card Holder - Step 3
    Step 3

    when you have worked your way back down so that there is only one stitch spot to fill in, push the needle through just one layer and into the inside of the pocket you are making.

  • How to sew a leather pouch. Buckskin Card Holder - Step 4
    Step 4

    the inside view.

  • How to sew a leather pouch. Buckskin Card Holder - Step 5
    Step 5

    knot it on the inside.

  • How to sew a leather pouch. Buckskin Card Holder - Step 6
    Step 6

    repeat on the other side.

    then repeat with the other end.

    done and knots are all hidden to the inside.

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