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Materials: embroidery threads (three colours of your choice each 4ft in length)

Materials: embroidery threads (three colours of your choice each 4ft in length)

Put the 3 strands of thread through a small metal ring

Put the 3 strands of thread through a small metal ring

If you like, you may add more rings for more bling! Both sides of the thread should be even.

If you like, you may add more rings for more bling! Both sides of the thread should be even.

Divide the threads evenly and put a pencil in the middle, then tie a knot.

Divide the threads evenly and put a pencil in the middle, then tie a knot.

Slide out the pencil and now you have a loop.

Slide out the pencil and now you have a loop.

Tape down the ring or rings.  Secure them to a table or any flat surface.

Tape down the ring or rings. Secure them to a table or any flat surface.

Divide the thread evenly with three colours on each side. Make sure the colours are in the same order for both sides - as if it was mirrored.

Divide the thread evenly with three colours on each side. Make sure the colours are in the same order for both sides - as if it was mirrored.

Working from the outside in, put the very first colour on the outside (green), over the string beside it (orange)

Working from the outside in, put the very first colour on the outside (green), over the string beside it (orange)

Then tie a knot and pull the string up

Then tie a knot and pull the string up

Make sure the knot reaches the very top

Make sure the knot reaches the very top

Then put the the first colour(green) over the third string(blue)

Then put the the first colour(green) over the third string(blue)

Then tie a knot

Then tie a knot

Again make sure it reaches to the very top

Again make sure it reaches to the very top

Now, the outside colour (on one side), is now in the center

Now, the outside colour (on one side), is now in the center

Now start doing the same thing to the other side. Working from the outside in, place the green string over the second colour(orange) then tie a knot

Now start doing the same thing to the other side. Working from the outside in, place the green string over the second colour(orange) then tie a knot

Do the same to the third colour (blue) then tie a knot

Do the same to the third colour (blue) then tie a knot

Now both greens should be hanging in the middle

Now both greens should be hanging in the middle

Now tie a knot using both greens. Tie the knot two times.

Now tie a knot using both greens. Tie the knot two times.

The top should look like this

The top should look like this

Next you will repeat the steps on the left and the right until you have the outer colour in the middle again. Keep repeating these steps over and over until you reach the desired length

Next you will repeat the steps on the left and the right until you have the outer colour in the middle again. Keep repeating these steps over and over until you reach the desired length

Once you have reached the desired length, you can put any accessories at its end.

Once you have reached the desired length, you can put any accessories at its end.

Now you should secure the bracelet and the accessories by tying a knot

Now you should secure the bracelet and the accessories by tying a knot

Make sure it is secure

Make sure it is secure

Then you can add any clasp or a toggle at the end and secure it with a knot

Then you can add any clasp or a toggle at the end and secure it with a knot

Snip off the excess thread at your desired length (leave them long, cut them, or braid them)

Snip off the excess thread at your desired length (leave them long, cut them, or braid them)

Done!

  • 4.0ft Embroidery thread
  • 1.0 Scissors
  • 1.0 Pencil or any stick with like circumference
  • 1.0 A solid metal round ring
  • 1.0 Tape
  • 1.0 Any type of clasp