Introduction: Loom Cat Charm

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So I got a request for a cat from Abigail02, so thanks to her, this 'ibles was possible! She has an amazing profile and some great Instructables, so check out her profile! Anyways, today I'm going to hopefully show you how to make this super cute cat! It's pretty simple and if you have made my Pickachu, then this will be very easy=) Enjoy!

Step 1: Gather Your Materials

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For this charm, you will need...
•Any Loom
•Loom Pick or Crochet Needle
•Loom Bands Of Any Color

Step 2: Holding Band

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During this tutorial, you will be using double bands. So take double bands of your main body color and place as shown.

Step 3: Placing Double Bands

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Now place the bands as shown to create the cat's face.

Step 4: The Neck

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Place double bands as shown to make the neck.

Step 5: The Shoulders

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Place double bands as shown to create shoulders for your cat.

Step 6: The Kitty's Tummy

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To make the cat's stomach, you will need two colors: your main body color and your second body color. Place double bands as shown.

Step 7: The Cat's Legs

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Place double body colored bands on both sides of your loom for the cat's legs.

Step 8: Arms

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Now place double bands as shown for arms. Then twist a single second body color for the paws around the pegs shown four times.

Step 9: Ears

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Take a single band and twist it around the two pegs shown once, creating two layers. Do this to the opposite side. Then twist a single second color band around the pegs shown four times.

Step 10: Horizontal Band

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Step 11: Another Horizontal Band

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Step 12: Three More Horizontal Bands

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Step 13: Bottom Band

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Follow the pictures to see how to fix up your cat's bottom.

Step 14: The Eyes

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Without going into any bands, grab the eye bands and hook them over the peg as shown. Repeat this process for the other eye.

Step 15: The Nose

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Take a single light pink band and wrap it around your hook three times, creating four loops. Then slide this onto a single body color band and place as shown.

Step 16: The Tail

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Wrap a single band around your hook three times. Then slide this onto two bands. Loop it over and slide this onto two more bands. Continue until your house is long enough.

Step 17: Starting to Loom

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Follow the next steps to learn how to loom your cat.

Step 18: Middle

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Step 19: Arms and the Left Side

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Step 20: Under the Tail

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Step 21: Under the Arm

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Step 22: Right

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Step 23: Neck

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Step 24: Beginning the Face

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Step 25: Middle

Step 26: Looming the Ears

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Step 27: Oh No!

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If one of your bands break, that's okay because you doubled the bands! When you remove the cat, you will not be able to see the mistake.

Step 28: Left and Right

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Step 29: Holding Bands

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Loom forward your holding bands. Then you will see two layers. Loop the bottom layer over the top layer and tug.

Step 30: Remove and Fix

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Your cat will be a little bit messed up at first, but tug and pull and it'll be fixed=)

Step 31: Tada!

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Now you have an adorable little cat charm! Thanks again to Abigail02 for requesting this! If you would like to request a tutorial, please leave a comment! Thanks for viewing!

Comments

catlover3000 (author)2017-11-26

FAIL!

catlover3000 (author)2017-10-13

love it

laleinia bird (author)2015-07-20

craftinglover (author)2015-06-11

i like your nails how did u do that??????

I actually went to a nail salon and got those done! Thanks for commenting! But I myself suck at doing nails so if you like it maybe you can screenshot it, bring it to a nail salon, show them, and ask them to copy the design!

EmiClarice (author)2014-07-25

So cute! You should make a guinea pig!

AbigalR (author)EmiClarice2015-06-02

you really should make a tiger like that and do it the same

onedirectionlovelouis (author)2015-04-25

Thanks

JakeL7 (author)2015-04-22

cute

Jgirl8741 (author)2015-01-31

Did not work at all

I'm really sorry, but if you're a beginner, you may not want to start off with something like this. Maybe you should try something more simple, such as a bracelet?

RAYZORWIRE (author)2014-10-18

some of the steps were confusing but with some trial and error.. got it to work. thx

doodledoos (author)2014-08-17

no problem :)

pthud586 (author)2014-07-26

Super cute

Thanks pthud! I agree with you... It's cute alright!

dancingowl123 (author)2014-07-26

Adorable charm!

Thanks=>

doodledoos (author)2014-07-25

this is great!!

Thank you doodledoos=)

peach girl (author)2014-07-25

that is so cute

Thanks peach girl XP

unicorn101 (author)2014-08-04

i finally got it to work

Wow, I love it, Unicorn101!

monkey river (author)2014-07-26

Luv ur nails

Thanks!

Abigail02 (author)2014-07-25

Thanks for this so much!! I will be trying this!!!

Good! Show me a picture when you're done, Abigail!

cpatb (author)2014-07-25

I spent like an hour on this and it came apart when I took it off the loom :(

loompiggytutorials (author)cpatb2014-08-17

No way! Oh my goodness I'm so sorry! Did you try again? Did you figure out what was wrong? And where exactly did it start to come apart?

105415 (author)2014-07-26

How?! Could u tell me what's your secret;-)

Hmm, I think that it's just a matter of being patient and having a fresh mind for fresh ideas. And I'm not sure how it all happens so quickly=) But thank you!

peach girl (author)2014-08-12

cute idea loompiggytutorials

Thanks, peach girl! Oh, and both the way, I'm working on the Olaf tutorial right now=)

loompiggytutorials (author)2014-08-04

Wow! I knew you could do it, unicorn101!

unicorn101 (author)2014-08-03

tgis was a bit tooooo hard for me

unicorn101 (author)2014-08-02

they are soooooo cute

peach girl (author)2014-07-28

I have a request

105415 (author)2014-07-26

Wow this is a brand new instructable and you got so many views and comments

pthud586 (author)2014-07-26

Meow meow

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