Snaffle Bit
Keychain Pattern

NOTE: This is a downloadable pattern, not a finished product.

This PDF contains the pattern for the keychain with lines to cut along and where to punch all the necessary holes. It also contains step by step instructions for everything from printing the pattern to having a finished product!

Approximate completion time: ~ 2.5 hours (not including dry time)

Tutorial video can be found here: https://youtu.be/WiokJzBnkq4

Materials & Tools Used

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4-6oz Veg Tan Leather

Realeather: Double Shoulder
Tandy Leather: Special Purchase Double Shoulder
European Leather Works: Grade A Pre-Cut

Leather Dye

Large Rivets

Medium Rivets

Snaffle Bit Keychains

Decorative Snaffle Bit Buckles: Set of 2

Sponge Brush

Masking Tape

Scotch Painter’s Tape: https://amzn.to/3lAABhR

Metal Ruler

L Square Ruler: https://amzn.to/3lyGxYG

Rivet Setter

Setter and Anvil: https://amzn.to/2VQ734W

2mm Hole Punch

Realeather Mini Punch Set: https://amzn.to/3iqEyUw

Craft Knife

X-Acto Precision Knife: https://amzn.to/3CeCO8x

Round End Punch

Hanperal Half-Round Punch: https://amzn.to/3jrmjx9

Burnishing Tool

Multi-Size Wood Slicker: https://amzn.to/3CjBmkL


Tandy Leather Beeswax Block: https://amzn.to/3mfWbZ1

Edge Beveler

Tandy Leather Size 2 Edge Beveler: https://amzn.to/3im4Ers

Stitch Groover

Tandy Leather Craftool Pro Stitching Groover: https://amzn.to/3CtBpKQ

Sewing Needles

Size 0 Harness Needle: https://amzn.to/2UYPZK8

Stitching Chisels

4mm Diamond Stitching Chisel Set: https://amzn.to/2Wti5O2


Leather Carving Hammer Mallet: https://amzn.to/2VBNJrS

Leather Cement

Fiebing’s Leathercraft Cement: https://amzn.to/3nBAjXA