Key Fobs

Who likes quick and easy projects?

I bought one of these a while back from an internet site and just loved it and knew that they would be easy to make and now I’ve done it. They’re easy. Believe me, they’re really easy.

Very fast, very easy, inexpensive and could make a really cute gift. Here they are, they’re wristlet key fobs:

Wristlet Key Fob Tutorial
key fob pattern

How cute are those? And how easy?

Here’s what you need:
Key fob hardware (I got mine here)
Cotton webbing (in the same width as your key fob hardware)

My hardware was 1.25″ wide, so I got webbing to match the size.

Here’s my hardware:

Cut your cotton webbing to be about 10 inches long. Cut your matching ribbon the same length.

Now simply stitch on either side of the ribbon the full length of it onto the webbing:

Now, fold your webbing in half matching up the two raw edges. Stick them down into the hardware “mouth”:

And squeeze it shut with pliers.

And really, that’s it. SO easy! I want to make a million of them! Which one’s your favorite? (Oh, and see how the white I used 2 more narrow strips of ribbon-get creative!)

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Hey there! I'm Amber, mom of 4 crazy boys, wife of 1 and non-stop, always busy, crazy project doer. (There's a reason why we call it *Crazy* Little Projects.) I love chocolate, reading, sewing and being with people!

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  1. says

    Did you find your hardware at a fabric store (like Joann’s)? I can’t ever remember seeing it there, although I haven’t exactly been looking for it either. I think I’d like to make something like this for my son’s teachers this year for Christmas.

  2. says

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  3. Diane G. says

    Thank you so much for the link for the hardware! Making a fob for a military family request in pink and brown – no idea why those colors, but that’s what they want!

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