DIY Macramé Bracelet with Beads

Macramé bracelet free tutorialWhat is summer jewelry? It is lightness, bright colors, original design, sea motives, noticeable accessories, and more. Let’s make so easy, soft and fresh designed macramé bracelet with beads. This bracelet requires only 2 hours of your time, a few plastic or glass round beads and waxed thread. It doesn’t require great knotting skills, you just need to learn two macramé knots:  square flat knot and the Capuchin knot.

Follow these step-by-step instructions to make your own macramé bracelet.

Tools and materials: scissors, clips for paper, any round beads and a waxed thread (at least 6 m), and a piece of cardboard to fasten a thread.

 

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 1

Cut the thread into 7 pieces of the same size. Take all thread from one side and make a knot. Then fasten the knot on a cardboard or a book with the paper clip.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 2

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 3

Take 3 left threads and start to make square flat knot. Repeat 5 times (the quantity of knots depends on bead diameter). Repeat previous step with 3 right extreme threads. String a bead on the remained middle thread.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 4

Take 3 middle threads and make 5 square flat knots and string beads on the second and last but one threads.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 5

Keep knotting in this manner until you reach the required length.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 6

Finish your work by a bead on the middle thread fastened by knot. Do the same with the first bead. Watch the number of knots when making bracelet – it should be the same.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 7

Make knots on the both ends.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 8

Put them at each other.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 9

Take one more small waxed thread. Tie the combined threads with it fix them by a usual knot. Then make the enough number of square flat knots, thus fixing all middle threads of a bracelet.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 10

Hide tails of this fastening under a braid, tucking them in the knots.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 11

How we have a fastening which can regulate width of a bracelet.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 12

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 13

Start to design the remained 7 threads. You may beads on some threads and fix them by usual knot.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 14

With others threads make the Capuchin knots. For this purpose put pair in a loop.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 15

Twist the thread ends over a loop and pass them in it. Then tighten the knot.

Macramé bracelet free tutorial. Step 16

Cut the unnecessary threads. The macramé bracelet is ready!

Macramé bracelet free tutorial

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