Introduction: No More Tangled Earbuds!!!!

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Ever just throw your earbuds into your bag then open it later only to find tangled earbuds? With this quick and easy solution, your earbuds will never knot!

Step 1: Materials

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You will only need

*your hand (pretty easy to find!)


Step 2: Let's Start

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Take the earbuds and set them on the top finger. Hold with your thumb. This will start the process.

Step 3: Figure 8!

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Now take the cord and loop it under the pinkie, up and over the side of the finger facing you. Continue doing this until you run out of cord, making sure that the buds and plug in are at opposite sides. It is kind of like making a figure 8.

Step 4: Almost There....

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Now pinch the center where you crossed all the cord. Gently pull off your fingers. (the cord, not your actual fingers! :/)

Step 5: Done!

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Now just tuck the buds and the plug into the loops and stick in your bag! To undo, just untuck the buds and plug and pull.

Step 6: Hint

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Here's a hint: if your strings are to long (like mine were :/) then you can just wrap around the center.


Mary82475 made it! (author)2016-09-10

Why not use a plastic case?

TheCordSkinz (author)2014-12-23

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