With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
This is an instructable showing you how to crochet your very own Borromean rings. You could also also make the outside by knitting or sewing a tube if ...
You will need; a crochet hook (2.5mm), a pair of scissors, a large-eyed needle, Duct tape, yarn (DK), flexible tubing, newspaper. A different weight of yarn can be ...
Cut the tubing into three equal lengths, I cut them to about 35cm. I wouldn't reccomend any shorter than this as it would be difficult to get the ...
Tie a slip knot and chain until it overlaps by one chain stitch when wrapped around the tubing. Join into a loop with a slipstitch through the first ...
Insert the tubing into the crocheted sleevy thing you just made.
Cut a rectangle of newspaper about 10cm x 20cm and fold it in half lengthways so it's now 5 x 20. Roll it up tightly so that it's ...
Insert the newspaper joiner into one end of the tubing and then the other. You may have to scrunch up the crochet sleeve so you can see what ...
Wrap duct tape tightly around the join in the tubing.
Stitch the two ends of the crochet sleeve together using the long tail left from the end of crocheting. When done tie off with the tail from the ...
Make two more rings but stop before joining the third one.
Take the unjoined hoop (hoop three) and pass the end under hoop two, over hoop one, under hoop two, and over hoop one, as in the pictures.
Join hoop three as in steps six, seven, and eight.
You now have your very own Borromean rings, rejoice! Tell your friends!
How To Crochet: Amigurumi Basicsby canucksgirl
Neon Wreath Ornament by ayawest
How to Crochet for Beginnersby tldudenhoeffer
How to make a Crochet Slip Knot (slip loop)by PatronesValhalla
Eyeball key-chainby j_4321
Join 2 million + to receive instant inspiration in your inbox.
Download our apps!
© 2015 Autodesk, Inc.
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »
Already a member? Login »
That's a pro feature!
Want to go pro?
First step is to sign up.
By clicking "Sign me up!" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member?" Login »