Paracord!: How to Make the Best Bracelets, Lanyards, Key Chains, Buckles, and More
Paracord!: How to Make the Best Bracelets, Lanyards,
Todd Mikkelsen's Paracord! offers a diverse collection of projects that utilize parachute cords—known around the world as paracord. Used by paratroopers and other military personnel during World War II, this lightweight nylon rope is now one of the most sought-after materials by crafters.Its durability and flexibility make it perfect for creating everyday accessories such as belts, bracelets, buckles, necklaces, dog leashes and collars, key chains, and more. As you will see in Mikkelsen's book, this rope comes in various colors, from army green to hot pink, making it easy to personalize every type of project.In Paracord!, you'll find step-by-step instructions that take you through every project. Each step is accompanied by a photo that clearly illustrates the process. In addition to learning how to make these accessories, Mikkelsen also includes introductory chapters preparing your paracord for crafting, tying different types of knots, and caring for and cleaning your completed paracord projects.
- Brand: Skyhorse Publishing
- ASIN: 1629148199
- UPC: 499993718267
How to Make 50 Fabulous Kumihimo Braids: A Beginner's Guide to Making Flat Braids for Beautiful Cord Jewelry and Fashion Accessories
How to Make 50 Fabulous Kumihimo Braids: A
The best-selling author of Twist, Turn & Tie 50 Japanese Kumihimo Braids first taught us how to create stunning cord jewelry with a round loom. This time, she'll teach you how to make stunning kumihimo braided friendship bracelets, jewelry, and fashion accessories with the square loom. In the pages of this book, you'll find:50 flat braiding projects, including friendship bracelets, shoelaces, bag handles, jewelry, watch straps and moreA kumihimo square braiding loom to remove and practice onSpecially-drawn graphics, detailed instructions, tools, and materials needed for successClear, annotated illustrations and photographs of the completed projectProjects that start out simple and increase in complexity, offering beginners and more advanced braiders the chance to broaden their skills and creativityCrafters will also find plenty of ways to experiment with colors and textures, finish projects with clasps, decorative loops, tassels, and more. It's a must-have guide for tweens, teens, and adults who love making their own handcrafted jewelry.
- Brand: Barrons Educational Series Inc
- ASIN: 0764167995
Twist, Turn & Tie 50 Japanese Kumihimo Braids: A Beginner's Guide to Making Braids for Beautiful Cord Jewelry
Twist, Turn & Tie 50 Japanese Kumihimo Braids:
The traditional Japanese art of cord braiding--known as kumihimo-- has been around for centuries. The technique, which uses a loom and several strands of silk thread, was once used to create the strong, slender cords that reinforced samurai warrior armor. Today, it is primarily used to make beautiful, color-drenched cords for jewelry and other decorative items. In Twist, Turn, & Tie 50 Japanese Kumihimo Braids, readers will get everything they need to get started in this ancient craft, including a mini braiding loom! They'll also find:An overview of tools and materials from looms to bobbins to glues to beadsStep-by-step instructions for basic loom braiding, handling threads, beads, and more50 gorgeous projects from simple beginner braids to complex beaded cords400 full-color photographs for inspirations and instructionWith details on kumihimo terminology, starting and finishing braids, and calculating thread and bead counts, this book is an ideal guide for new braiders.
- Brand: Barron s Educational Series
- ASIN: 0764166433
Leather Corded Fusion Ties: Knotted, Braided & Sinneted Bracelets, Necklaces & Pendants
Leather Corded Fusion Ties: Knotted, Braided & Sinneted
Leather Corded Fusion Ties (LCFT) reveals the foundation knowledge and techniques you need to create high-end leather corded jewelry. Detailed step-by-step instructions for 15 elegant and stylish bracelets, necklaces and pendants are featured, coupled with additional insights showing how to expand those pieces into more (over 25 designs in all). LCFT demystifies leather corded jewelry like no other book before! Learn how to work with and use jewelry crafting equipment and materials. Learn how to make leather corded fusion ties incorporating eye-catching beads, exquisite knots, elegant braids and stylish sinnets. Learn how to apply the principles of fusion knotting so you can design and create leather corded jewelry of your own.
- ASIN: 0986377821
The Knotting & Braiding Bible: The Complete Guide to Creative Knotting Including Kumihimo, Macrame and Plaiting
The Knotting & Braiding Bible: The Complete Guide
The most comprehensive guide to knotting and braiding techniques with literally hundreds of illustrated techniques from bestselling author and crafter, Dorothy Wood.Ideal for both experienced makers as well as younger friendship bracelet makers, Dorothy shows you how to master hundreds of knotting and braiding techniques to create stunning jewelry and accessories.Techniques cover kumihimo (braiding), plaiting, knotting (including macrame) and fusion, with techniques for adding beads, using different cords/wire and attaching findings.Easy to follow step-by-step instruction and photography will help you to learn each of the different techniques.Choose from a selection of project ideas to refine your new skills including jewelry, accessories and home decor to create beautiful gifts and home decorations.
- Brand: David & Charles
- ASIN: 1446303942
- UPC: 884280197281
Paracord Outdoor Gear Projects: Simple Instructions for Survival Bracelets and Other DIY Projects (Fox Chapel Publishing) 12 Easy Lanyards, Keychains, and More using Parachute Cord for Ropecrafting
Paracord Outdoor Gear Projects: Simple Instructions for Survival
Make your own useful and attractive outdoor gear! 12 easy projects for lanyards, straps, wraps, keychains, and more Survival bracelets that come apart quickly to provide emergency cord Practical gear for camping, hiking, and more Detailed instructions and step-by-step photos Ropecrafting advice for knots, fusing, tools, and materials If you love the outdoors, you'll love parachute cord! Strong, lightweight, and durable, it's the most versatile material ever developed for making outdoor gear and accessories. This book shows you how easy it is to use colorful paracord to create attractive and useful survival bracelets, lanyards, pouches, straps, slings, and more. Perfect for kids and the beginning paracordist, Paracord Outdoor Gear Projects takes you step by step through all the knots and wraps you need to know. Get practical advice on tools and materials, and learn the right way to melt and fuse the cut ends of your cord. Whether you're camping in the wilderness, working outside, attending a game, or just walking the dog, you're sure to find the ideal DIY project here!
- Brand: Design Originals
- ASIN: 156523846X
- UPC: 499991632152
How to Braid Quality Custom Tack: Easy to Follow Styles and Techniques : 22 Illustrated Tack Projects With Practice Cords
Learn to Lucet: An ancient cording tool perfect for knitters, crocheters and all fiber artists
Learn to Lucet: An ancient cording tool perfect
The most comprehensive guide to this ancient tool yet published! Do more with the yarn you already have! Learn to use this ancient Viking cording tool to make strong and very sturdy cords that you can use in so many ways. Use them to make drawstrings, lacings, buttons and embellishments for your knit and crochet projects. Also make jewelry, designer shoelaces, home improvement hacks and more with these strong cords. Author Jennifer Hansen teaches you 6 fundamental cord types and give you full instructions for 8 fun, easy and useful lucet projects.
- ASIN: 0692904085
All Wrapped Up In Paracord: Knife and Tool Wraps, Survival Bracelets, And More Projects With Parachute Cord
All Wrapped Up In Paracord: Knife and Tool
Developed as a replacement for silk parachute lines in World War II, Paracord has since proven itself as a tough and reliable cord. It can be used to enhance the grip of knives and tools as well as be woven and knotted into standalone gear and accessories. With over 600 black and white pictures, All Wrapped Up In Paracord will guide you step by step through different wraps and projects perfect for the beginning paracordist. Learn to combine simple wraps and knots to create endless possible combinations to fit any project or situation. - Learn to tie eight simple wraps that compliment and enhance the grip on knives and tools as well as serve as the basis for other projects. - Follow along as four different handle wrapping projects are tackled and learn some different techniques along the way. - Combine wraps and knots to create functional straps, lanyards, key and gear fobs as well as simple survival bracelets that come apart quickly to keep extra cord on hand at all times.
- ASIN: 1483969169
- UPC: 884729549411
Outdoor Paracord!: How to make gear for Pets, Scouts, Military, Hiking, and Camping
Outdoor Paracord!: How to make gear for Pets,
If you love parachute cord, then you will love OUTDOOR PARACORD! Paracord is a strong, durable, and lightweight cord that is versatile. Its versatility allows it to be used in multiple ways. This book shows you how simple it is to use paracord to make gear for pets, scouts, military, camping and hiking. Perfect for the outdoor enthusiast to pet owners. OUTDOOR PARACORD! gives you step-by-step instructions you need to know. Get practical advice on materials and tools to make your OUTDOOR PARACORD! whether you are hiking, camping, a scout troop, or in the military you will find the best DIY paracord project here.
- ASIN: 1537588419
Kumihimo Basics and Beyond: 24 Braided and Beaded Jewelry Projects on the Kumihimo Disk
Kumihimo Basics and Beyond: 24 Braided and Beaded
Kumihimo Basics and Beyond presents techniques for creating all-cord braids and beaded braids, then teaches beaders how to transform them into finished jewelry. Short demonstrations of the key techniques needed for each project are presented in easy-to-grasp portions, allowing beaders to learn and practice as they go. Rebecca Combs demystifies tricky kumihimo math” by providing detailed supply lists for each project in the book, plus teaches beaders how to calculate the amount of fiber and how many beads they’ll need for their future kumihimo projects.
- Brand: Kalmbach
- ASIN: 1627000437
- UPC: 499991620579
Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1: Straps, Slip Knots, Falls, Bars, and Bundles
Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1: Straps, Slip
INTERNATIONAL BEST SELLER - TRANSLATED INTO 7 DIFFERENT LANGUAGES! J.D. Lenzen is the creator of the highly acclaimed YouTube channel ''Tying It All Together'', and the producer of over 200 instructional videos. He's been formally recognized by the International Guild of Knot Tyers (IGKT) for his contributions to knotting, and is the originator of fusion knotting--the creation of innovative knots through the merging of different knot elements or knotting techniques. Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1 is the first of a multiple volume set of books exclusively utilizing paracord for his fusion knotting techniques.Originally used as parachute suspension lines during World War II, paracord has since become a means to create an immeasurable variety of useful items, survival tools, and decorative ties. World-renowned for his knotting and tying skills, Lenzen guides readers through 35 different paracord fusion ties, all of which have never been presented in book form before. By way of over 800 crisp, clear, full-color photographs, coupled with succinctly written, easy to follow step-by-step instructions, he will show you how to create spherical ties, bars and bracelets, key fobs, medallions, straps, rapid deployment ties, falls, and more. A book for young and old, expert knot tyers and nov...
- Brand: 4th Level Indie
- ASIN: 098555780X
Paracord 101: A Beginner's Guide, 3rd Edition
Paracord 101: A Beginner's Guide, 3rd
Paracord 101, 3rd Edition, has 18 Chapters dedicated to teaching the beginner how to make several buckle and sinnet style bracelets. The pictures in this book are a guide on how to knot and weave paracord. From easy to advanced projects, the reader will learn techniques to make paracord a hobby to enjoy or start a business.
- ASIN: 1500256137
How to Make 50 Fabulous Flat Kumihimo Beads: A Beginner's Guide to Making Flat Braids for Beautiful Cord Jewellery and Fashion Accessories, Complete with Kumihimo Loom
Paracord Project Inspirations: Classic and Original Knots and Ties for Fundraising, Fashion, or Fun
Paracord Project Inspirations: Classic and Original Knots and
Paracord Project Inspirations (PPI) is another impressive addition to bestselling author J.D. Lenzen's growing catalog of paracording instruction books. Showcasing twenty-five carefully chosen classic and original knots and ties, its focus is stylish and readily reproducible pieces tailored for promotion and sale. Of course, PPI isn't only for those interested in fundraising and profits. It's also a book for anyone seeking to step up their paracording knowledge and enjoy themselves while doing it.Through crisp, clear, full-color photographs, PPI presents detailed instructions for decorative knots, braids, bars, sinnets, falls, a coin wrap, globe knot, and a variety of other never-before presented projects, geared to impress, inform, and inspire.Paracord Project Inspirations, a book that combines knots and ties of the past with knots and ties of the present, so you can launch your paracording skills into the future!
- Brand: 4th Level Indie
- ASIN: 0985557869