Heart keychain to give on Valentine's Day

In this tutorial I show you the step by step to make a heart keychain ideal to give on Valentine's Day o  Valentine's Day.

You can put the color you want and the name to make it totally personalized. It can be used as a keychain or placed in the bag for adornment.

Table of Contents


  • Cardboard (in my case I have used pressed gray cardboard, as it has to be resistant).
  • Decorated paper (If you use a paper, the red tones will be more suitable for these dates).
  • Carabiner (You can also reuse another keychain that no longer works for you).
  • Glue.
  • Alkyl.
  • Brush.
  • Big Shot (It could be cut with a cutter if this tool is not available).
  • Eyelet or brooch.
  • Crop a tell or a punch.
  • Permanent marker.
  • Lima.
  • Ink.
  • Pliers.

Step by Step:

  • Glue the decorated paper on both sides of the cardboard and let it dry.
  • With the heart die and the big shot pull out the desired shape (This step can be replaced by drawing a heart and with a cutter carefully cut curved shapes).

  • Pass a file around the contour to remove burrs or leftovers from the paper.
  • Ink the edge of the heart, to give it a more professional finish.

  • It's time to put your calligraphy to the test. Write the name in nice handwriting of the recipient. Do it with a permanent pen.
  • Give it two coats of varnish or alkyl On both sides. Let dry between coats.

  • Make a hole and place the eyelet so you are more protected.
  • Insert the carabiner chain with the help of the pliers.

And this is the result: a beautiful totally personalized keychain.

Although if you wish, you can also put it in the bag to decorate.

I hope you liked it and that you put it into practice, you can ask any question through any of my social networks, I will be happy to answer you.

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