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Here is my second rainbow loom instructable! This bracelet is so cool and pretty easy too! I would say this is a intermediate level design just because you have to work with a lot if bands. I hope you enjoy this tutorial and if you do, please vote for it I the bracelet contest!! Enjoy!!! <3
 
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Step 1: Supplies

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1.) one rainbow loom
2.) four rubber band colors
3.) hook
4.) clip

Step 2: Placing The Bands

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Start with your rainbow loom in the normal configuration. Start with the red arrow facing away from you and place the first band diagonally out to the left. Now go in a straight chain up until the second to last pin. To end this, take one more band and bring it into the middle. Do the same on the right.

Step 3:

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When you're done, it should look like this. Now, place a cap band on the last peg.

Step 4: Adding The Twists

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The twists will go horizontally across the loom. To do this, take three different colors of bands and twist them together into an 8 shape. Place this across the loom on the pegs the picture shows. Continue this all the way up the loom.

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It should look like this when you have finished.

Step 6:

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Flip the loom over so that the arrow is facing you and put a cap band on the first pin on the top.

Step 7: Looming The Bands

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To start looming, go under the cap band and grab the first yellow band and hook it to the left. Reach under and grab the right band and bring it to the right.

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Now you will be going in just a straight chain up the loom. Once you have reached the end, bring the last band into the middle. Do the same thing with the right side.

*make sure you're not grabbing the twist bands!

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Your loom should look like this when you have finished

Step 10: Extension/Finishing

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To finish your bracelet, stick the hook through the last pin and feed a rubber band through it. Make an extension using the single chain method. Add a clip when you have finished.
kcolclasure4 months ago

i made it

jwilson118 made it!4 months ago

I love it! So easy, I've only ever done the single one that comes with the loom! Thanks for a great tutorial!

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And I think I messed up but still, not bad haha!

mclare50 (author) 8 months ago
Yes you do
Newell_Jalynn8 months ago
do you put a twist on the end
marionpixie8 months ago
good luck to you too
mclare50 (author) 8 months ago
Thank you!! Good luck!
marionpixie9 months ago
I entered the bracelet competition yet I love this bracelet so I am absolutely voting for you.
mclare50 (author) 9 months ago
Thanks!!
mclare50 (author) 9 months ago
Thank you!!
kyluddy9 months ago
Looks really cool!