How to Make a Friendship Bracelet - Braid Friendship Bracelet with 5 Cords
Summary: Want to make an awesome friendship bracelet? This tutorial will show you a super easy way about how to make a 5-cord braided friendship bracelet.
Friendship bracelet is a kind of inexpensive birthday and holiday gifts that many DIY rookies can make and give. You will find that most of braided friendship bracelets are easy to learn only if being patient.
Materials and tools for the braided bracelet:
Instructions on making the friendship bracelet:
Step 1: make 5-cord braiding
1st, cut 3 pieces of black thread and 2 pieces of white thread that all measure about 70cm;
2nd, singe one end with lighter, add ribbon end and crimp down with flat nose plier;
3rd, arrange the 5 cords as picture shows: black, white, black, white, and black;
4th, pass leftmost black thread over the adjoining white thread and middle black thread over its adjoining white thread;
5th, pass rightmost black thread over the adjoining black thread, and middle white thread over its adjoining black thread;
6th, repeat from left again;
7th, when the length reaches what you desire, stop this braiding.
Step 2: Finish this white-black friendship bracelet
1st, cut off excess threads, singe the end and crimp another ribbon end;
2nd, attach lobster clasp and jump ring to both ends;
3rd, add the heart pendant to the center of this bracelet.
The final look is like this:
Tada! You have made this friendship bracelet! I am just loving braided friendship bracelet; if possible, I would like to share more ideas and designs about how to make a friendship bracelet with you.