Six-string Flat Braided Leather Tutorial - Braided Leather Tutorial #5

The six-string braided method is based on the four-string braided method, you can image that increase a leather string on each side of the four-string braiding.

Six-string flat braided leather

The leather string quantity of six-string braiding is more than four-string braiding, so after finished the braided width is also wider, suitable for belt or the shoulder strap of leather bag.

  1. Divide the leather strings into the left and light, each side three pieces, and fix on the top.
    Step 1
  2. Starting from the inside to braid, move C through D above and to the right.
    Step 2
  3. Put E trough C above, and move to the left.
    Step 3
  4. Put B through D below and E above, and move to the right, the leather string need to cross into the grid.
    Step 4
  5. Put F through C below and B above, and move to the left.
    Step 5
  6. Put A through D above, E below and F above, and move to the right , then we can see the basic shape of the six-string braided method.
    Step 6
  7. Put the outermost C through B below and A above, and move to the left.
    Step 7
  8. Put the outermost D through E above, F below and C above, and move to the right.
    Step 8
  9. Put the outermost B through A below and D above, and move to the right. The next is E work.
    Step 9
  10. As step 8, braiding from outside to inside, then, repeat step 8 ~ 10.
    Step 10

Summary: Braided Leather Technique Tutorial.