The perfect combination of yellow cord, green cord, blue cord, red cord and the ring makes this woven bracelet eye-catching. DIY this braided bracelet is fun, easy and very inexpensive. In the following contents, we’ll show you how to braid this four strand bracelet. Just keep reading.
Brass jewelry making Chain
Red Waxed Polyester Cord
Blue Waxed Polyester Cord
White string materials Nylon Thread
Silver Brass Cord Ends
Brass Magnetic Slide Lock Clasps
0.3mm Silver Copper Wire
Silver Aluminum Wire
Iron Jump Rings
Clear Plastic Stick
Needle Nose Plier
Instructions on how to make the four strand bracelet:
Step 1: Braid a green bracelet
1st, cut a piece of white nylon thread and a piece of green cord. Then, tie the two cords into a knot at one end;
2nd, cross the green cord over the left of the white nylon thread. Then, make a loop by crossing the green cord over the right of green cord and tighten the loop (as shown in the picture);
3rd, cross the green cord down the left of the white nylon thread. Then, make a loop by crossing the green cord over the right of green cord and tighten the loop (see the picture below);
4th, repeat the above braiding steps until you reach the desired length of your bracelet. Then, tie it off with a knot and cut off the excess strings (please leave a little bit on the end so that you can combine it with the brass cord end).
Step 2: Add brass cord ends and make three more bracelets
1st, combine the two ends of the green bracelet with silver brass cord ends using clear plastic stick;
2nd, repeat the above steps to make a yellow bracelet, a red bracelet and a blue bracelet.
Step 3: Wrap the jump ring
1st, take out an iron jump ring and wrap it with white nylon thread;
2nd, cut a piece of 0.3mm silver copper wire and wrap the white thread wrapped jump ring with the copper wire. Then, fix the copper wire within the middle of the ring (as shown in the picture);
3rd, combine the wrapped ring with a brass chain using copper wire.
Step 4: Combine the 4 woven bracelets with wrapped ring
1st, cross the red bracelet under the ring but above the copper wire in the middle(as shown in the picture);
2nd, repeat the above step to add the blue bracelet, the green bracelet and the yellow bracelet in sequence.
Step 5: Connect the two ends of the four strand bracelet
1st, select two brass magnetic slide lock clasps and combine them with three jump rings respectively;
2nd, combine the yellow bracelet with the slide lock clasp through the upper jump ring; combine the green bracelet and the blue bracelet with the slide lock clasp through the middle jump ring; combine the red bracelet with the slide lock clasp through the last jump ring(as shown in the picture);
3rd, repeat the above two steps to combine the other end of the four strand bracelet with slide lock clasp;
4th, connect the two ends together.
Here is the final look of the four strand woven bracelet.
If you enjoy DIY your own braided bracelet, making this woven bracelet will allow you to customize it to suit your own colors and textures in an affordable way. You don’t need to drop hundreds of dollars on the latest bracelets-you just need some cords, some time and the above tutorial to make your own bracelet.