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(( Patterns )) How to tie #72697 - Double Diamonds

Table of contents
1 - Introduction
2 -
Materials and Set Up
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Video

Introduction


This is the bracelet I like to call Double Diamonds. It's basically the simple diamond bracelet with two layers. I didn't invent this pattern but there isn't a tutorial for it on this site so I decided to make one.



Materials and Set Up


You need 16 strings. I cut mine about a meter and 30 inches long. I then fold it in half. It sounds like a lot but I just want to make sure that I don't run out of string. You also need four colors.
Example:white, blue, black, and red (ABCD).
Set Up: AABBCCDDDDCCBBAA.
Basically the order of a chevron. ( I have already done one pattern so that my strings are in order)



Step by Step



Step 1


Do a chevron with your A's (white for me)



Step 2


Do a second chevron with your next A's



Step 3


Separate the colors on the right from the colors on the left. Take all of your whites and put them on the left side. Put all of your strings on the left to the side ( you won't be using them right now)



Step 4


Take your first string on your right (String B) and do backward knots on all of the strings on that side. Now put that string a side ( you won't be using it for now)



Step 5


Take your next string (B) and do the same thing not knotting over the B string you just used



Step 6


Repeat this step until you are done knotting with the strings on the right side



Step 7


Do the same on the left side but with forward knots



Step 8


Do an inverted chevron with your A strings closest to the outside of the bracelet.



Step 9


Do another chevron with the next A strings



Step 10


Put your A strings a side (You won't be using them right now)



Step 11


Do another inverted chevron with your B string. Don't knot over your A strings. Put it a side ( you won't be using it right now)



Step 12


Do yet another inverted chevron with your second B string and don't knot over your A strings and your first B string. Put it a side ( you won't be using it right now)



Step 13


Keep doing inversed chevrons ( not knotting over the string you have already used) until you have used all of your strings



Step 14


Do a regular chevron with your A strings closest to the center of the bracelet



Step 15


Do another chevron to finish off the pattern



You're done! You can repeat the pattern and switch the color of the diamonds or you can do the same color the whole time ( if you do this than you have to use more string for the color of your diamonds)

Video




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