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A quick tutorial to add to your arm candy this ss12!

Posted by Operation Overhaul from Singapore • Published See Operation Overhaul's 26 projects »
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  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 1
    Step 1

    Materials needed:

    Rope – 4 strands, 30cm each (I got mine from Daiso!)
    2 Leather Strips – Cut to 3.5cm each
    Snap buttons
    Thread
    Needle
    Scissors

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 2
    Step 2

    1. Make a loop by bringing one end of the rope across the other.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 3
    Step 3

    2. With the above image as a guide, thread your second strand through as above.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 4
    Step 4

    3. Bring the bottom right end under, over and under. It sounds complicated but following the pictures closely should leave you with right knot! :>

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 5
    Step 5

    4. You should have this by now. If not, don’t fret! Just go through the steps again to make sure your rope was looped through correctly.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 6
    Step 6

    5. Get another strand of rope and follow the first strand through the loop.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 7
    Step 7

    6. Do the same with your last strand of rope. Follow your second strand through the loop.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 8
    Step 8

    7. Now you have your knot!

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 9
    Step 9

    8. Pull your knot taut.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 10
    Step 10

    9. Snip your ends even for both sides.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 11
    Step 11

    10. Fold your leather strips in half to gauge if it holds your ends nicely.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 12
    Step 12

    11. Sew on your snap buttons.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 13
    Step 13

    12. One side done! Sew on the other side of the snap buttons to another piece of leather strip.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 14
    Step 14

    13. Tuck your rope ends into the fold of your leather strip and start sewing around the open edges to secure it.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 15
    Step 15

    14. This is how it should look when you’re done sewing.

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 16
    Step 16

    15. Repeat for the other end of your bracelet, but do note that your snap buttons should be facing opposite directions, or you won’t be able to snap your bracelet on!

  • How to make a rope bracelet. Nautical Rope Bracelet - Step 17
    Step 17

    16. You’re done! Your snap closure should look like this if you’ve done it right. :)

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sagda bkr s.
sagda bkr s.

likeeeee

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Nini- ninique
Nini- ninique · 11 projects

Oh i love this!

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Laura R.
Laura R. · Manchester, GB · 16 projects

Great tutorial/how to :)

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Jennifer A.
Jennifer A. · Phoenix, Arizona, AZ, United States · 7 projects

Gorgeous bracelet and even more awesome tutorial! You broke it down so that even an idiot like me can do it...thank you!

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Natalie V.
Natalie V.

I love this so much! So easy I made one just then while watching TV! Thanks for this tutorial <3

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PinkWeeds
PinkWeeds · Omaha, Nebraska, US · 184 projects

ha ha I've been wanting to figure out these fancy knots for a while and you did the work for me!

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