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Technically, scoubidou uses plastic cords, but since this is a knot I've learned with it, I'll just call it a scoubidou bracelet. They are really fun and easy to make and this is just one of many possibilities. Oh, and I must add, it's a perfect activity for a rainy day.
I hope you will try making this yourself, if you have, I would love to see pictures :)
So, have fun making, and I hope you like it!
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Step 1: What do you need

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- Yarn (I used 3 different colours, but that's up to you of course!)
- Scissors
- A rainy day (optional)

Step 2: Cut your yarn

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To make one bracelet, you will need a length of about 1.2 meter. I used two strings from all the colors, otherwise the bracelet would be really thin. The strands I cut were wayyyy to long, about 2 meter, and I used about half of them, so 1.2 meter should be enough.

Step 3: Make a knot

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Align the six strands (they don't have to be perfectly aligned, about the same height will do just fine) and make a knot. Do not pull it too tight, you will need to remove it later.

Step 4: The bracelet itself

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Divide the six strands into three groups. I made three groups that each contain two strands of one color, but again, this is totally up to you. 

I'm going to explain the knotting using the colours I used, I think that's easier to follow.

Take the grey strands and put them over the green strands, so a loop will form. Next, take the green strands, keep them under the grey strands and let them go up, place them on top of the blue strands. Take the blue strands, keep the under the green strands and let them end by putting the ends through the grey loop. Pull all three of the groups tight to end your knot. If you don't know what way to go, always go clockwise.

Repeat this until you have finished about five knots
yasamin_dgh made it!3 months ago
it's really beautiful & easy I love it
emilyvanleemput (author)  yasamin_dgh3 months ago

Glad you tried and liked it!

I like the colors u used
emilyvanleemput (author)  15303shelby1 year ago

Thank you!

1Dbesto1 year ago
there sooooooo gud im gonma make them later after breacky!
emilyvanleemput (author)  1Dbesto1 year ago
Glad you like it!
I made three of these, your tutorial was perfect
emilyvanleemput (author)  scottlee19951 year ago
Great! Could you post a picture?
Shadri1 year ago
I apologize, the pun simply had to be made.
Nice turorial! I never learned this. Maybe I'll try it this weekend... :)
emilyvanleemput (author)  Shadri1 year ago
thank you!
LadySith1 year ago
Aww, I remember the scoubidou craze way back. This would look great with the plastic ones or with embroidery thread. Nice one.
emilyvanleemput (author)  LadySith1 year ago
thank you
sabu.dawdy1 year ago
this is a great idea or friendship band
emilyvanleemput (author)  sabu.dawdy1 year ago
It is indeed!
Works great as a present
emilyvanleemput (author)  scottlee19951 year ago
It sure does!
ms_horan1 year ago
emilyvanleemput (author)  ms_horan1 year ago
ChrysN1 year ago
emilyvanleemput (author)  ChrysN1 year ago
Thank you!