Time Required :
About 30 minutes
Beginner
Beginner
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valentine's day leather heart earrings

Make fun, whimsical earrings from leather and sparkling glitter heat transfer vinyl (HTV)!
Step 1

First, click here for the design in Cricut® Design Space™.

Step 2

Now, click ‘Make It’ in the upper right corner of your screen.

Step 3

Mirror the image on both mats.

Step 4

Place your genuine leather, face down, onto your stronggrip mat. Select your material and cut the four heart shapes out of your leather.

Step 5

Place your glitter HTV onto your standardgrip mat, face down, and cut out the two heart shapes.

Step 6

Remove the leather from around the four hearts and weed the material from around glitter hearts.

Step 7

Preheat your EasyPress™ to the appropriate temperature for your material and, if needed, adjust the timer.
TIP: See the Quick Reference Guide, included with your EasyPress™, for temperature and times or click here for an interactive guide. You can also use an iron to press your material. Just follow the instructions included in the iron-on material packaging.

Step 8

Match up the glitter hearts with two of the leather hearts, remove the glitter hearts and preheat the leather hearts for 5 seconds.

Step 9

Match up to the glitter hearts with the two preheated leather hearts again. Press the glitter onto the leather, while applying the appropriate pressure for your material, and press for 30 seconds. Peel off the carrier sheet.

Step 10

Punch a hole where indicated with the circle drawing.

Step 11

Attach one red and one Gold glitter heart together with a jump ring.

Step 12

Carefully open the loop at the bottom of a fishhook ear wire, slide onto the hole at the top of the red leather heart and close the loop.

Step 13

Repeat Steps 12-13 for a second earring.

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