Making a Multi Strand Leather Bracelet in Black and Red Alternate Pattern
Summary: This tutorial will show you how to make a multi strand leather bracelet with natural agate beads in alternate black and red pattern.
I would like to tell every craft friend that this multi strand leather bracelet gets the popular “shamballa” element included in. besides I utilize 4-strand braiding to enrich the bracelet pattern and apply contrasting colors to make it more attractive.
Necessities for multi strand leather bracelet:
Genuine leather cord , brown, about 3 mm, 2 mm
Genuine leather cord , beige, about 5 mm in diameter(optional)
The ends of the ribbon , iron, nickel-free , antique red
Natural agate beads strands Mixed color, 10mm
Waxed Cord polyester , black
Brass magnetic clasps , oval , red copper
How to make a multi strand leather bracelet:
Step 1: Weave leather laces
1st, cut 2 pieces of red leather cord and 1 piece of black cord, all in 40cm length;
2nd, fasten one end of the cords together with nylon wire;
3rd, make 4-strand braiding around the black cord;
4th, braid 20cm length and fasten the other end; the red leather lace is done;
5th, similarly braid a black lace.
Step 2: Make shamballa bracelets
1st, cut two pieces of black cord, one is 25cm long and the other 50cm long;
2nd, make several square knots, slide red beads on and continue;
3rd, braid shamballa bracelet as long as you desire;
4th, repeat to make another one.
Step 3: Finish the multi strand bracelet
1st, align the leather laces and shamballa bracelet together;
2nd, cut off excess braiding and secure both ends with tape;
3rd, add ribbon ends to both ends of the multi strand bracelet and attach clasp to the bracelet.
Cheers! My multi strand leather bracelet is done! I am totally ready to wear them and show them out. Hope you love this “how to make multi strand leather bracelet” tutorial.