DIY Leather Fly Swatter

Have too many flies at your summer barbecue? This chic homemade fly swatter will take care of em!

DIY Leather Fly Swatter
DIY Leather Fly Swatter
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No one enjoys that annoying buzz of a fly zipping around your head. Make this simple DIY Leather Fly Swatter so you can arm yourself against the bothersome bugs and any other pests that might be flying around. Not only is this homemade fly swatter effective, it also looks darling!

This homemade fly swatter is guaranteed to keep pesky flies at bay at your next summer barbecue (or any time of year). The best part is, you can make this chic leather project in mere minutes! Your friends won’t know the difference, and the flies will never know what hit them!

Estimated CostUnder $10

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

MaterialsMixed Media

Primary TechniqueDIY Craft


Project TypeMake a Project

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This Leather DIY Fly Swatter is a cute idea! After reading the how to, I was thinking this would be a great thing to do with old flip flops. I want to make these and put my Grandkids names on them so they can each have their own fly swatter. So much fun.. Thank you for sharing this this DIY idea.


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