MyLeaky Login

Join the largest Harry Potter Social Network on the Web! | FAQ

Hogwarts Crest - Magnetized!

© Nick McGill


Hogwarts Crest, or any other flat backed, Potter-themed item
Metal clamp
Glue gun


Holding the magnet with the metal clamp, remove any casings from the magnets.

Figure 1

Lay out the magnets on the wrong side of the item to be magnetized.

Figure 2

Once deciding where each magnet will go, attach the magnets to the item with a glue gun.

Figure 3

Finish it off by removing any stray glue "hairs".

Allow to dry, then stick it to your fridge and enjoy!

Final Product

Hogwarts Crest - Magnetized!


Nick McGill's tutorial was taken with permission from

Please note that the patterns and tutorials you find here have been designed by Harry Potter fans all over the Internet. The authors alone hold the copyrights and licences to these patterns and tutorials, which means you CANNOT use their patterns to make something that you will sell to others afterwards. You can use them to make things for yourself. You can make some for your friends and ask them to pay for supplies. You CANNOT, however, ask them to pay you to do it as though you had created this pattern by yourself, or try to sell you crafts to a local store.

Think about it. Would you take a Prisoner of Azkaban book, photocopy it, put your name in big red letters on the front cover and try to sell it in your local library? The answer is, obviously, no. Well, selling crafts you have made but not designed would be just as bad!

Also note that the tutorials, recipes and patterns found here have not been tested and that The Leaky Cauldron's Harry Potter Crafts section is not responsible for any mistakes they may contain. If you do find something wrong in one of them, however, please e-mail us to let us know.

On that note, Harry crafting to all!