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multicolored bracelet
If you love to make friendship bracelets I believe these are the best. It probably takes less than 20 minutes.

Posted by cai-cai from Lawndale, California, United States • Published See cai-cai's 17 projects »
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  • How to make a braided bracelet. Butterfly Stitch Bracelet - Step 1
    Step 1

    First you cut the lanyard to about 75cm or as much as you want.

  • How to make a braided bracelet. Butterfly Stitch Bracelet - Step 2
    Step 2

    Then you make a knot at the beginning leaving about an inch of the lanyard at the tip.

  • How to make a braided bracelet. Butterfly Stitch Bracelet - Step 3
    Step 3

    Then you start by making your first loop and then you make another loop making it go through the first. Note that in the beginning the stitch is never perfect so just keep going until it comes out right.

  • How to make a braided bracelet. Butterfly Stitch Bracelet - Step 4
    Step 4

    Repeat the first two step until the bracelet fits your wrist right.

  • How to make a braided bracelet. Butterfly Stitch Bracelet - Step 5
    Step 5

    Then when your done make another knot like at the beginning. Then leave an inch or so of lanyard and make another knot. Now you have two knots in one end. Cut of any excessive lanyard.

  • How to make a braided bracelet. Butterfly Stitch Bracelet - Step 6
    Step 6

    To make both end like this you have to undo the first knot you ever made in the beginning and fix the lanyard that's messed up as I said by undoing it.

  • How to make a braided bracelet. Butterfly Stitch Bracelet - Step 7
    Step 7

    Then repeat the step you did for the end of the bracelet. Tighten up both end so the knot won't undo itself.

  • How to make a braided bracelet. Butterfly Stitch Bracelet - Step 8
    Step 8

    When you are done tie up both ends and slip it up you hand.

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Dee S.
Dee S. · London, GB · 41 projects
Very cute!
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BUBLES025
BUBLES025 · 34 projects
its dificult for me!!!!!!!!!!cause of the flash!!!!!!!! i dont get it!!!!!!!!do another "how to do Butterfly Stitch Bracelet please...WITHOUT THE FLASH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Happy
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.Emily Estatic.
.Emily Estatic. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 7 projects
soooo.... its a landyard... that you tie at the ends?

OH! i see you tie a knot, leave a bit of room, and tie another knot, then when ur done, you tie them together!! oh!!

the next time im bored ill make one of these. landyards are good for car rides. :3
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KT
KT · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 12 projects
I taught kids how to make those at camp last summer...they loved 'em.
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