6 Cool DIY Keychains That Are SO Unique

Cool DIY keychains

DIY Keychains for Guys, Girls, Anyone!

Keychains are perfect gifts or souvenir items. Learn how to make your own keychain with these super cool DIY keychains found below. Hope you find one that you like!

1.  DIY Leather Keychain

DIY leather keychain

This is a really classy unisex leather keychain. Nice and easy to customize too!


  • Leather scraps (thick leather)
  • Scissors
  • Pen or marker
  • Rivets
  • Rivet-setter (similar to the kit I used)
  • Hammer
  • Leather hole punch tool (similar to the one I used)
  • Key rings (similar to the ones I used)
  • Printer
  • Keychain templates


2.  DIY Cork Key Chains

Cork DIY keychains

These DIY keychains would be a great gift to give to a wine lover!


  • Split Rings
  • Screw Eyes
  • Recycled Wine Corks
  • Clear Craft Glue


The tutorial for this project is no longer available online, but this one’s a pretty easy one! Try to make it on your own!

3.  DIY LEGO Figure Key Chain

Lego figure DIY keychains

This DIY keychains’ awesomeness is pretty self-explanatory. Who doesn’t like LEGO? Plus, there are tons of different LEGO minifigures to choose from (and you can mix N match them) so you can make a completely unique keychain.



 4.  DIY Cement Faceted Keychain

DIY cement keychain

This DIY keychain is a bit more complicated to make, but it’s worth it for how cool it looks! Might be a bit heavier than the other DIY keychains on this list though!


  • Anchoring Cement
  • Cardstock
  • Glue and/or Tape
  • Eye Screw
  • Belt Sander or Sandpaper
  • Paint and Paint Brush
  • String
  • Split Key Ring


5.  DIY Photo Keychain

DIY photo keychain

This is an easy DIY keychain that you can make to keep that special person in your life close to you at all times. How cute!


  • Small wooden shape
  • Drill
  • Craft paint
  • Scrapbook paper
  • Exacto knife
  • Photo (small enough to fit on your shape)
  • Mod Podge & mod podge dimensional magic
  • Jump ring, chain, and split ring


6.  Fabric Scrap DIY Keychains

DIY whimsical keychains

These are some super cute DIY keychains made from scraps of fabric! I love that you can basically make any design you want with them.


  • Fabric scraps
  • Medium weight iron on interfacing
  • Small piece of Pellon Peltex one-sided iron-on interfacing.
  • Twill tape or grosgrain ribbon
  • Key
  • Pinking shears
  • Buttons, felt, for embellishing
  • Thread, sewing stuff


DIY Keychains for Everyone!

Now that you’ve got some ideas for DIY keychains, it’s time to get crafting! Make one for yourself, for your best friend, for your girlfriend, mom, whoever! Spread the joy of custom keychains! 🙂

Before you go through, we’d love to hear from you: Which DIY keychain project is your favorite? Mine is definitely the LEGO Minifigure one!

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Homemade keychain ideas

Types: Crafts, Adult, Kids
Categories: Gift, Home



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