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Rolling....but only sometimes? by MandaMae 1 year ago

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Hi Everyone!

So I'm pretty well versed in making bracelets as far as tension goes and things (not to sound like I'm tooting my own horn by any means)
BUT I always seem to have a problem with some of my bracelets rolling in towards the center. I've tried knotting looser/tighter and nothing seems to be working. It also usually only happens with a specific type of pattern. (Usually the plaids, I love plaid. Haha.)

I'm wondering if anyone has this problem and if it's just par for the course with certain patterns or if there is anything else I can do to prevent it. (Backing them/spraying them with waterproofing or even using clear nail polish to "sturdy them up" so to speak)

I'm sorry if this has already been asked I made it to about page 17 and couldn't find a post/answer for it.

Thanks in advance to anyone who might have some info on the matter! And sorry for the long read I thought more info might help xD
RE: Rolling....but only sometimes? by kleinevos (moderator) 1 year ago

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Some patterns are more likely to curl than other patterns. Plaid is one of them, 1212 is also a hard one to keep flat.
Try to keep the knotting tight. The only other thing you could try is ironing the bracelet, but I personally never do that :-)