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Here is a new pattern called the chevron. It's a great and easy gift for any friend.
 
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Step 1: Getting Started

All you need to make this friendship bracelet is:
1. Embroidery floss or yarn
2. Tape
3. Scissors

Get four different colors of embroidery floss or yarn, and measure them all about 60 inches long.

Step 2:

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Tie four strings in half and make a knot at the top. This gives you eight strings. Order them 12344321. 

Step 3:

This is the basic knot of aaaaallllllllll friendship bracelets. Hold the 1st string in your left hand, and the 2nd in your right. Take string 1 and cross it over 2, it should kind of look like a number four. Pull string 1 through the number four. Now pull the knot tight. 

Step 4:

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Tie string #1 on 2,3,and 4, going from left to right.  Remember to tie two knots on each string!
Now take string 1 on the right side and do the same thing. Tie #1 on 2,3,and 4, going right to left.

The two strings of the same color should end up beside each other. Tie them in a double knot. Now start the process over with the next first color.

Repeat this step over and over until your bracelet is as long as you like!!
doodle_bug (author) 4 years ago
Thanks for your advice! I'll add a video, maybe that will make it a little clearer.
JohnJY4 years ago
Your work is nice, but I'm sorry to say that I don't quite follow how you did this, maybe you could add more photos or drawn diagrams. A video would be extremely helpful, but these are just suggestions. For me it's hard to understand, especially since I've never made a friendship bracelet, but either way, keep up the good work.