MY DIY | Fishtail Braid Bracelet

DIY PROJECT, Jewelry DIY

During my #GuyDIY week, one of my male models, Greg, sported a wrist of bracelets and now you can get the look. With the right color choice, it can work on a guy or girl, and stack ’em for a bold look. 
Supplies: 
Tape, superglue, scissors, cord, two colors of string, lobster clasp, jumprings, end caps
How To: 
1. Put a little super glue in the end cap
2. Next fold a 1ft of the cord in half and put in the end cap. Then add the ends of each piece of string (one yard each) in the the cap. 
3. Let dry for 5 mins. 
4. Tape down your bracelet with the cord in the middle and the color string on each side. 
5. Next, take the right outside string and weave over the right cord and under the left. 
6. Then, take the left outside string and weave over the left cord and under the right. 
7. Repeat, starting on the right side again, and then the left side. 
8. Continue, weaving right to left. 
9. Trim the ends, and superglue into another end cap.
10. Add jumprings and lobster clasp. 


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  1. Yulia Havron says:

    That’s an incredible idea, totally loving it!

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  2. very nice!!We will try to do it next weekend 🙂

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  3. Milano Mode says:

    I think it’s best paired on a fishtail braid, too!

    xx BAMBI – THE MILANO MODE

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  4. Brilliant idea, and I now also understand how to do this on my hair- bonus!

  5. Myyna says:

    Wow! Very impressive. Love it and definitely need it! 🙂

  6. Eva says:

    Lovely idea and so easy! xx

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  7. Stephanie X. says:

    omg i love this website!
    Thix bracelet looks very cute, i have to try it myself.
    xx Stephanie (www.stephaniesstyleblog.blogspot.com)

  8. My daughter (9 yrs) loves making “bracelets” out of little pieces of string that she has a bag full of. She just braids them up and gives them away. I think this project is great and would be a nice next step for her to actually make something more sustainable and real. I’m going out today to buy her the supplies. Great job!

    Thanks so much!

  9. Nice!!!
    I made this bracelets when I was young!!!

    http://m-shopblog.blogspot.com

  10. Ice Pandora says:

    So easy! Very nice DIY c:
    The colors are vibrant! Nice pick!

    xx

  11. Anonymous says:

    Love the bracelets. It would be a nice giveaway.

  12. Lora says:

    Digging these bracelets! They’re like a dressier version of a friendship bracelet. Can’t wait to make some!

    -Lora
    http://www.hungryheartvintage.com

  13. Precioso proyecto!! Me encantó!! Besos!!

  14. Kattie says:

    perfect! so easy and so beautifuly 🙂

  15. these are so cute – thanks for the tutorial!!

  16. Kacie Cone says:

    Oh my goodness so cute! I’m so so so doing this!

  17. Always dote the arm candy DIY.

    ▲_▲ HYENA

    xx

  18. Lovely ideas!
    reminds me of those friendship bracelets when i was younger.. 🙂

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  19. ....... says:

    loved that guy diy bracelets post. so happy that you did a diy have to try it! xx. gigi. food and beauty blogger @ http://www.gigikkitchen.blogspot.com

  20. Anna Black says:

    What a cool DIY, can’t wait to try this out and wear them! 🙂

    http://beblacknblue.blogspot.co.uk

  21. Pauline says:

    wow this bracelet is really really cool!

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  22. anjelais says:

    So cute and fun! Great project. 🙂

  23. Nana says:

    So cute.
    I searched a long time for a cute armband for my friends and me. This is so cute.

    Your Nana

  24. Anonymous says:

    This is a great project. So cute.

  25. Anonymous says:

    Were. Do u get the cord?

  26. Mathilda says:

    What a lovely bracelet and very affordable materials too!

  27. Tania says:

    I love it!! I would love to make this with my daughter. What are the sizes of the cords? Thanks!

  28. Anonymous says:

    I love this! By the way, what kind of string did you use? Would love to know. Thanks! =)

  29. Sil says:

    Me encantó tu idea!!!! Felicitaciones!!!!

  30. So much fun for the summer, going to make these some time soon!
    xxx
    http://www.studdedsweetheart.blogspot.com

  31. Anonymous says:

    yo is so cool

    1. Anonymous says:

      i love it

  32. Anonymous says:

    That bracelet is so cool i have made it .

  33. Love it. Thanks for sharing.

  34. mari says:

    Love it!
    Thought it was Rainbow Loom?!

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