Tutorial

Crochet with a Touch of Leather

I don’t usually work with leather, but one craft often leads to another…

I don’t usually work with leather, but one craft often leads to another. In order to add some sophistication to a crocheted handbag, I decided it needed leather straps. Searching for techniques that would work with the tools and material I had at hand took me down a YouTube rabbit hole. Eventually I settled on making the straps with a 5 strand braid. Here is a video of the process and results!