Friendship Bracelets

May 25, 2012 at 2:16 pm 2 comments

Here are the best friendship bracelets I’ve made over the years – some are braided and some are traditional bracelets.

Friendship Bracelets photo

I came up with a way of connecting bracelets that works well: once I finish the design I braid the floss into four sections (two braids for each side) and put them through a bead. For the thickness of bracelets I made this worked perfectly so there was just enough friction to secure it while letting me take it off easily as well, since the bead can slide up and down. (See the two bottom bracelets on my arm.)

Here’s a picture of this type of bracelet:

Frienship Bracelet - bead photo

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  • 1. Deb  |  May 28, 2012 at 9:08 am

    These are beautiful!

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  • 2. Gram  |  May 29, 2012 at 9:20 pm

    I love them. And especially the sliding design.

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