How to make the Union Jack Loom Band- intermediate.
Step 1: Materials
You will need :
Some loom bands (any colours)
Step 2: Borders
Make sure that you start with the lips of the hooks facing away and you begin at the top.
Put out your two side colours and the middle.
Continue each one to the bottom.
lt should look like picture #4.
Step 3: Details - Part 1
Halfway along the middle add a line for the centre mark.
Step 4: Details - Part 2
Add the triangles in the corners for each quarter.
Step 5: Cap Band
Cap bands help keep the bracelet together so put one on the end near you.
Put a band on your finger.
Twist it round once so it has two loops.
Put it on the near end.
Step 6: Looming - Part 1
Begin to loom the first 3 bands.
To do this put the tool in the centre of the hook, pick the top band (under the cap band) and put it on the peg it came from.
Repeat this for the other two bands
Step 7: Looming - Part 2
Continue to loom each of the lines down to the bottom.
Step 8: Looming - Part 3
Loop each of the ends to finish looming.
Step 9: Taking Off
Put the tool through the last end and pull a band through.
Gently pull off your wristband.
Step 10: Finishing - Part 1
Put the bands out to make a single chain that is long enough to fit your wrist with the main wristband. Make sure it is the right way around.
Step 11: Finishing - Part 2
Put the main band on the looming end of the bands.
Step 12: Finishing - Part 3
Loom the bands then pull off.
Step 13: Finishing - Part 4
Add a clip on to each end and your finished.