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(( How to... )) Safety Pin - Easy way to start bracelets.

Table of contents
1. Introduction
2. Step by Step
    2.1. Step 1
    2.2. Step 2
    2.3. Step 3
    2.4. Step 4


Starting bracelets can be difficult because strings are not in the correct order, even if you use the tape-down method.

Step by Step

Step 1

Take a safety pin (paperclips work too) and use the lark-head knot to attach your strings on the pin.

Larks head knot looks just like this:

Step 2

Tie on your strings in the desired set-up.

Step 3

Secure the pin on a binder/clipboard with a clasp.

Step 4

Begin tying your bracelet.

If you make a loop at the END of your bracelet, you can put the loop on the pin, and then are able to take the bracelet on and off.


The original author of this tutorial is kallum, but it has also been edited by Ducttape10, lorie, k_marie, Kestrel, Alicat and knc9807. The tutorial was last updated 5 years ago.

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