One cool thing about Boxed Stitch Ribbon Bracelets is that they can be made out to be so colorful. The trick is to choose 4 different colors grosgrain ribbon in a color combo that's sure to match most of the outfit in your wardrobe. Another thing about these DIY bracelets ideas is that anyone, adults and, especially teen boys and girls, would love wearing them. It may even turn out to be a favorite craft of your teens once you get them involve in the process.
Decide how long you want your fishtail bracelet to be. 4 to 6 loops is average but it depends on the beads you're using and the look you want. Small beads can look great on 4 loops while chunkier beads make a statement on 7 or 8 loops. For this project, I'll cut 5 loops because I'm using small seed beads. Take your needle nose pliers and make a tiny loop at one end of your friendship bracelet wire to keep the beads from falling off.
This list of tutorials will give you a wide variety of design options for making your own customized wrap bracelets. There are long and short styles, beaded and cheated projects, and more. Check out the source link for the full tutorial, or click on the picture to add it to your inspiration boards. Ideal for absolute beginners and bead virgins, this rubber band bracelet uses pre-strung rhinestones or plumber's chain to achieve the look of a beaded bracelet, without all the fuss.
While making this cool DIY bracelet ideas, you're going to have a lot of loose strings everywhere. and to avoid getting everything tangled and to make things a little easier I made myself a 'loom'. All you have to do is get a cardboard box and cut off one side of the box. On the top edge of the cardboard, cut one slit in the middle and make it about 1 inch long. On the bottom edge,(spread these out evenly) cut 11 slits about 1 inch long. Now you've got your very own loom, and you're ready to start.
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