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(( Beginner Tutorial )) 3-in-1 (magical) bracelet

Table of contents
1. Introduction
2. Materials
3. Step by Step
    3.1. Step 1
    3.2. Step 2
    3.3. Step 3
4. Variations

Introduction

This is a new bracelet that I came up with. I wanted something I could literally just whip together. This is such an easy bracelet and I hope you guys like it.

Here we go!

Materials

Start off with 3 colors, the 2 you want in the center, and 1 for the sides. I chose brown as my sides.
Cut your bracelet by normal standards. Cut 2 browns the same length, and then one of each for your other colors. This gives you 4 strands, but 3 colors. Tie your bracelet as you like. And now we can start!

Step by Step

Step 1

With the color you wish to start with (mine is purple), make a forward-backward over both the 2nd color and "base" color, which is brown for me. A f-b is a 4, shown above. Below is the P, completing the knot. Pull gently and to the side keeping your knot square.

Step 2

Now repeat with the other color you chose (my blue) doing it in the opposite way. One P then one 4.

Step 3

Repeat steps 1-2 until you have reached your desired length. :)

Variations

***This bracelet has more to offer!***Keep Reading!***

If you pull the brown strings tightly, your bracelet will warp, creating a double-sided bracelet to be worn 2 different ways! These pix can show you how! =)

Hold the bottom of the bracelet, and pull the brown strings gently and slowly. Do this one side at a time for a small section, then even it out by pulling the other side. This works best if you are doing this as you are making the bracelet.

Once even, pull both brown strings at the same time, pushing gently upward with the colored knots. This will make it tighter.

Now the knots you made are to the outside of the bracelet. Below is the backside of what you just did.

If you don't like the changes you made, its simple to make your bracelet go back to its original form. Holding the tied end, pull gently downward. Your knots will stretch out, revealing the brown. Again, work in small sections, from the top.

Once you have made your choice, finish your bracelet to its right length and tie it how you would like. After you have tied your bracelet it can not be changed. If you go with the altered version, you still have the choice to wear either side of course! :)


Editors

The original author of this tutorial is ElleMay, but it has also been edited by Foz, Matina, Kestrel, Alicat, Squishy5454, _esv_, Assassino, Macarrones, purpledisaster, monaelis777, JesusLover, ninga62, Vincoune and boesangel. The tutorial was last updated 2 months ago.

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