Introduction: How to Make Paracord People

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Hi, I'm Gman. Today i'd like to teach you how to make paracord people. Thanks, I hope you enjoy this 'ible.

Step 1: Gather Supplies

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For this instructable you will need two 2.5 ft. Lengths of paracord, a pair of good scissors and a lighter.

Step 2: Make the Head

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To make the head all you need to do is double over the paracord and tie an overhand knot.

Step 3: Make the Feet

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Now for the feet you need to tie overhand knots at the desired length. Then you can just snip and melt the paracord.

Step 4: Tie the Body

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Now you need to weave the cobra knot to the desired length. Next just tie overhand knots like you did on the legs, snip and melt the ends.

Step 5: You're Done!!

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Congratulations!! You have made your first paracord person! These make fun lanyards. Thanks for looking at my instructable. :- )


Panda_Creeper12 (author)2015-05-13

How do I keep the arms from coming undone

While the paracord is melted you can press it into the knot. Once it cools it should keep the knot together. Thanks for looking!

jessebug3904 (author)2014-05-10

this was really easy to make. thank you!

gmanfiggy (author)jessebug39042014-05-11

You are very welcome! I appreciate the feedback

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