How to Tie a Sailor Knot Friendship Bracelet with Only One Rope

Summary: This tutorial is about tying a sailor knot friendship bracelet with only one rope. And you will need the help of a plastic cylinder to finish it. Here we go!

How to Tie a Sailor Knot Friendship Bracelet with Only One Rope

Sailor’s rope bracelet is such a popular style for the beach time every summer. If you are going to hang out with your friends at the seaside, you’re advised to get some sailor knot bracelets prepared! With this easy-to-make instruction, we’ll present you detailed steps on how to tie a sailor friendship bracelet. So, read on…

Materials and tools for making sailor knot friendship bracelet:

Cylinder
Scissors
Rope
Tape

Materials and tools for making sailor knot friendship bracelet

Instructions for making sailor knot friendship bracelet:

Step 1: Gain the basic braiding way

1st, tape one end of rope to cylinder and leave about 7cm tail;
2nd, wrap the longer end of rope around cylinder and form an X shape;
3rd, thread rope from left side through under right upper arm of the X;
4th, pull rope to leftmost side;
5th, create another X;
6th, thread rope through under the left upper arm of the X;
7th, pull rope to right side.

Gain the basic braiding way

Step 2: Continue to finish the double layered braiding of sailor’s rope bracelet

1st, roll the cylinder forward and repeat above step to complete the first layer of braiding;
2nd, continue to make another pass to create a second layer of braiding.

Continue to finish the double layered braiding of sailor’s rope bracelet

Step 3: Finalize the sailor knot friendship bracelet

Tie a granny knot at the end of sailor’s rope bracelet.

Finalize the sailor knot friendship bracelet

So the sailor knot bracelet is done here! Wearing the sailor’s rope bracelets, you’re good to go! Just enjoy happy beach time with your buddies!

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