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Using Snaps and the Snap Setter Tool

Instructions by Michelle Wood, Jewelry-Making Expert, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and BeadsĀ®
E50E
STEP 1
Use hole-punch pliers to punch appropriate size hole in leather at desired location.
STEP 2
Place the snap cap in the concave side of the anvil. Insert the tube of the snap cap through the hole on front side of leather.
STEP 3
Place the socket over the cap tube on back side of leather.
STEP 4
Insert the setting tool into the tube of the cap.
STEP 5
Hold setting tool straight and firmly strike with hammer until the cap and socket are secure.
STEP 6
Punch second hole in leather at desired location.
STEP 7
Place the eyelet on the flat side of the anvil. Insert the tube of the eyelet through hole on back side of leather.
STEP 8
Place stud over the tube of the eyelet on the front side of leather.
STEP 9
Insert the setting tool into the tube of the eyelet.
STEP 10
Hold setting tool straight and firmly strike with hammer until the eyelet and stud are secure.

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