Paracord Bracelet Instructions with the cobra Paracord braid. The Paracord Supplies you will need: about 12 feet of 550 paracord, a Paracord buckle. You can get a Plastic or Metal Paracord Buckle, Metal paracord buckles can be uncomfortable to wear because of the weight on small wrists. You will also need these other Paracord tools, scissors, a lighter, and optional a Paracord needle. See all the Paracord Bracelet Patterns.