x

St. Patrick’s Day Braided Bracelet


Create this green St. Patrick’s Day themed braided bracelet using the square knot technique.

Materials


Instructions


Step 1. Gather your supplies.

Step 2.

Cut (2) pieces of Braiding Cord to 7 ½ feet in length. Fold the strands in half and tie the folded ends into one knot with a small loop. Now you have one big knot and 4 strands of cord.

Step 3.

Clip knot under clip of clipboard in order to secure the bracelet for crafting. Separate the four strands and begin creating square knots. To learn how to make a square knot, click here.

Step 4.

Make (8) square knots in a row. Thread (1) green Pony Bead onto the center base strands.

Step 5.

 

Create (2) square knots.

Step 6.

Thread on another green bead to the center base strands and repeat (2) square knots.

Step 7.

Thread on a third green bead to the center base strands and begin creating more square knots.

Step 8.

Create (8) total square knots after the third bead.

Step 9.

 

To create the design shown, use the following pattern: (8) square knots, (1) green bead, (2) square knots, (1) green bead, (2) square knots, (1) green bead and repeat for desired length.

Step 10.

Once you are at your desired length, you will need to create a closure to secure your bracelet. Start by making a double knot at the end of the bracelet with all four strands.

Step 11.

Thread (1) green bead through all four strands.

Step 12.

Leave a small gap and tie a second double knot with all four strands.

Step 13.

Use scissors to trim excess strands.

Step 14.

To wear bracelet, wrap around wrist, slip final green bead through original knot and pull to tighten.



Fine Motor Sequin Christmas Tree
Sensory & Motor Candy Cane Printables
Foam Sequin Bangle
Sequin Igloo Art
Craft Stick Christmas Characters
Bottle Cap Magnets
Bottle Cap Advent Calendar
Bottle Cap Christmas Tree Ornament
Bottle Cap Santa
Bottle Cap Turkey
Bottle Cap Poppy Mosaic
How to Assemble the Boy Craft Extreme Rubber Band Blaster
Day of the Dead Clay Skull
Pottery Wheel Pumpkins
Glitter Glue Web & Pom Spider
Fall Stained Glass Plate
Paper Bag Pine Cone
Craft Stick Halloween Characters
Paper Bag Pom Pom Necklace
Paper Bag Scarecrow
Paper Bag Popcorn Costume
Paper Bag Leaf Lantern
Woven Paper Bag Basket of Apples
Paper Bag Sunflower
Word Wall Art
Wire Flower Headband
Craft Wire Dreamcatcher
Wire Bead Cross
Wire Bead Maze
Wire Photo Holder
Coffee Filter Owl
Recycled Jellyfish
Coffee Filter Flower Headband
Japanese Cherry Blossom Coffee Filter Fan
Coffee Filter Chromatography Experiment
Coffee Filter Parachute
Patriotic Coffee Filter Wreath
Firefly Art
Father’s Day Bunting Card
Abstract Art with Craft Sticks
Finger Paint Pointillism
Watercolor Salt Painting
3D Farm Scene
Thread Wrapped Dolls
Cupcake Liner Bouquet
Peacock
Cupcake Liner Pinwheel
Cupcake Liner Rocket
Cupcake Liner Animal Bookmarks
Easter Glitter Art
Button Easter Eggs & Fuzzy Stick Basket
Button Flowers
Button Flower Headband
Button Crystal Dragonfly
Button Balloon Birthday Card
Button Birdhouse
Spring Melty Bead Shapes
Milk Carton Fairy Houses
Mini Hanging Planters
Leprechaun Trap