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DIY leather cable organiser
in DIY + Crafts, Leather

Try this: DIY leather cable organiser

As a blogger, I’m constantly juggling between my laptop, iPad, camera and phone. I’m sure most of you reading this are the same! It’s great to have such a wealth of technology so readily available, but I’ve got to admit that all the chargers and cables that are involved do drive me a bit bananas. My phone charger, laptop cable, earphones, camera charger… we are living in the age of cables! I’m pretty sure I’m not alone in having faced…

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DIY Leather Luggage Tag
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Handmade Leather Luggage Tag

As I write this, I’m also busy packing for a bit of an impromptu city break. Tomorrow, I’ll be boarding a ferry and setting sail to the Netherlands! My partner and I only booked it two weeks ago – it all seems quite surreal that we’re going already! Anyway, a spontaneous holiday is a good excuse for me to get crafting (who am I kidding; everything is a good excuse for me to get crafting!). I thought I’d share with…

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DIY Leather Passport Holder
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DIY Leather Passport Cover and Notebook Holder

This post was created in collaboration with RelayRides, a car rental service with a real focus on peer-to-peer car sharing. They recently got in touch with me after being inspired by a few of my crafty blog posts. Eager to see what I was made of, they challenged me to design a simple DIY project that could be used when traveling or going on holiday. Of course, I was up for the challenge! I thought I’d go for something practical, so I designed a…

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DIY Customised Leather Notebook
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DIY Customised Leather Notebook

My previous DIY tutorial for a leather-bound notebook continues to be one of my most-viewed projects (thanks to everyone who’s reading!) – so I thought I’d follow it up with another leather notebook DIY. This one’s a bit simpler, as it starts with a pre-made notebook and just involves customising it. What you’ll need A leather notebook (or faux leather) Leather awl Waxed thread What to do Choose what you’re going to write or draw. Initials? A quote? Geometric patterns?…

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