Introduction: Paracord Bracelet

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This Paracord bracelet is a useful and stylish piece of jewelry. It can be used in survival situations because of its durability and 4 ft of paracord. Always good to have in the wild!

Step 1: Gather Materials

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- Knife or scissor capable of cutting through paracord
- Lighter
- Tape Measure or Ruler
- 2 pieces of 40 in. Paracord
- 1 piece of 17 in. Paracord
- 2 small plastic buckles

Step 2: The Base

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Take one of the 17 in. paracord strings and fold it in half

Step 3: The Base Pt 2

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Put the 17 in paracord through the plastic buckle

Step 4: Make One of the Buckle Ends

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Pull the cord tight to the buckle

Step 5: Repeat on Other Side

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On the other end of the base string, place the other buckle on and melt the string together to seal it

Step 6: Take the Two Long Cords and Separate Them

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once the base cord has both buckles sealed on it, start the weaving process by pulling the two long cords away from each other

Step 7: Start Weaving

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Start weaving by bringing the right cord under the base pair and the left cord over it and through the loop that the right cord created 

Step 8: Pull First Knot Tight

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Pull the first knot very tightly

Step 9: Continue Pattern

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Continue the pattern except alternate every time. Start with the left string under the base cord then go to right string under the base cord 

Step 10: Continue Weaving

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Continue this pattern until the base cord is no longer visible

Step 11: Tie or Melt the End

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Once there is no more base cord showing, tie a not or melt the cord to the bracelet to keep it from coming undone

Step 12: Finished Product

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Look stylish!

Comments

gman47 (author)2014-06-25

your picters are fuzzy

gman47 (author)2014-06-11

did you put the melted in the freezer

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