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See basic paracord bracelet instructions in easy to follow videos. See our paracord color charts.

How To Make A Paracord Bracelet
(Paracord printable pdf instructions - view them online or print them out)

Our project pdf's are easy to follow and let you work at your own pace.
They're easy to print and make ideal handouts for group or class projects.

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Water Bottle Carrier

To make this paracord water bottle carrier you need approximately 25 ft of 550 paracord for to make a carrier for a 16.9 oz water bottle. We used an additional 20 inches of 550 paracord and a cord stop for the combo cinch top/wrist lanyard.

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Click here for cord stops.

King Cobra Bracelet

To make a paracord king cobra bracelet you'll use 18 to 20 ft of 550 paracord and an adjustable  shackle.

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Click here for adjustable shackles.

Dog Leash or Horse Lead

To make this 5 1/2 ft paracord dog leash or horse lead you'll need 40 ft of 550 paracord and a leash swivel snap bolt or trigger clasp.

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Click here for leash hardware.

Mad Max Paracord Bracelet

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Mad Max Paracord Bracelet

This paracord project uses 10 ft of 550 paracord to make a Mad Max paracord bracelet.

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Two Color Cobra Bracelet

This cobra paracord bracelet project uses approximately 10 ft of 550 paracord. (About 1 ft of paracord for every 1 inch of bracelet length). It also uses a 3/8 inch buckle or the buckle size
and style of your choice.

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Click here for buckle options.

Breast Cancer Awareness
Bracelet

This awareness bracelet project uses 8 to 10 ft of 550 paracord for the bracelet and 5 to 10 inches of a second color of 550 paracord for the ribbon. This project also uses a 3/8 inch buckle or the buckle size and style of your choice.

Click here for pink 550 paracord.
Click here for buckle options.

Paracord Dreamcatcher

Paracord Cross

Paracord Cancer Awareness Ribbon

Paracord Dreamcatcher

To make this paracord dreamcatcher you need 5 ft of 425 paracord, 1 ft of micro paracord and a large split ring key ring.

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Click here for micro paracord.
Click here for key rings.

Paracord Cross

This paracord cross project uses 20 ft of paracord cut into four 5 ft sections.  You can turn the paracord cross into a necklace or a key fob.

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Click here for necklace pop barrel connectors.
Click here for necklace break-away safety buckles.
Click here for key rings.

Paracord Cancer Awareness
Key Chain

This cancer awareness ribbon project uses 10 ft of 550 paracord cut into two 5 ft sections and a 1.25" split ring key ring.

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Click here for key rings.

Paracord Diamond Knot

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Paracord Diamond Knot

Add tying a paracord diamond knot to your skill set with this easy tutorial. A diamond knot will give your paracord projects a professional, finished look. Plus you can use a diamond knot to make a paracord bracelet without a buckle. Or, tie a diamond knot in a short length of paracord for a cool zipper pull.

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Paracord Wallet

This paracord project uses our flat coreless 650 paracord.  Use 15 feet of one color and 10 feet of another to create this cool woven pattern.  Using one of our lacing needles or fid is very useful.

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Aztec Sun Bar Bracelet

This fun bracelet uses about four feet of one color and ten feet of another in 550 paracord.  This particular tutorial is finished with a loop and knot but can be adjusted for using a buckle.

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Chain Sinnet

Use a chain sinnet for a braided look.  It can be used for a quick deploy bracelet or even a tangle-free way to store your paracord.  This tutorial used 550 paracord, but can be used with any size cord.  A 10 inch bracelet uses about five feet of cord.  Finish with pop barrel connectors or other clasps.

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Click here for other paracord sizes

Cross Knot

The cross knot, also known as a clover knot, can be tied to make a key fob as shown as well as bracelets, zipper pulls, and much more.

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Dog Collar

Use the cobra braiding technique to make a collar for your four-legged friends.  Insert a D ring during braiding for attaching a leash.

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Click here for buckle options
Click here for D rings

Daisy Bracelet

This cute daisy bracelet takes the aztec sun bar one more step.  Use a fid or lacing needle and yellow paracord to create the centers for each flower.

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Click here for lacing needles

Chain Sinnet Pouch

Create a fun pouch or can koozie with this chain sinnet pouch tutorial.  This pouch used approximately 65 feet of 550 paracord.  We also found forceps especially helpful in making a tighter weave.

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Click here for forceps

Round braid with micro cord

Create a round braid with micro cord.  Use breakaway buckles to finish as a bracelet or necklace.  Add beads or charms to dress it up.

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Click here for beads and charms

Mandala Bracelet

Use two colors of 550 paracord to create this fun two-toned mandala bracelet.  Tie two overhand knots to create an adjustable bracelet.

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Micro Cord Adjustable Bracelet

This bracelet uses the same cobra weave, but with the smaller micro cord.  Add a small section of cobra weave over both ends to create an adjustable bracelet.  Add beads for a fun look.

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Click here for beads and charms

Shark Jaw Bracelet

The reversible bracelet looks like rows of sharp teeth.  This bracelet uses 5 feet of 550 paracord in two contrasting colors and a side release buckle.

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Net-Style Water Bottle Carrier

If you are familiar with the cross knot, then this tutorial will be a piece of cake.  We used five pieces of 550 paracord at 10 foot lengths each for this carrier.

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Turk's Head Knot

The turk's head knot works great as a neckerchief slide for a scout neckerchief, as a fancy napkin ring, or anything else you might want a decorative loop around.  This knot used about 3 feet of 550 paracord.

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Handle Wrap

Use this handle wrap tutorial to wrap just about anything from an axe to a car steering wheel!  Also great for knives and walking sticks.

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Fishtail Bracelet

This is an easy weave bracelet with no buckle.  Use our diamond knot tutorial to tie the end knot.  This used three feet of paracord for the inside color and six feet for the outside color.

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Sunglasses Lanyard

Never lose your glasses with this fast and easy to make lanyard.  Use a large cord stop or a two-hole cord stop to make it adjustable.

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Micro Cord Bracelet w/Anchor

Use an anchor charm/connector as your clasp for this bracelet made with micro cord.

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Click here for anchor charms

Caged Solomon Bracelet

Here is a twist on the classic Solomon or Cobra weave bracelet.  This is a thicker version of a solomon bracelet, so we used a 5/8 inch buckle and a total of 20 feet of paracord.

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Click here for 5/8 inch buckles

Beaded Surfer Bracelet

This fun, trendy bracelet was made with four sizes of paracord from micro cord to 425 paracord.  Use micro cord for the tie ends and any size you want for the main body.  Add beads and charms for fun.

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Click here for beads and charms
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Easy Wrap Bracelet

Create a super easy wrap-style bracelet with only a five foot piece of paracord and some beads.  We used Type 1 paracord, but larger sizes would work as well.  Add a pop barrel connector for easy open and close.

Click here for Type 1 paracord
Click here for pop barrel connectors
Click here for beads and charms

Paracord Mummy

This paracord mummy is great for Halloween.  Use 7 feet of 650 flat paracord or remove the inner strands from 550 paracord.  Add a skull bead and use the solomon bar or cobra weave to create a key fob or zipper pull.

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Click here for skull beads

Multi-Cord Bracelet w/Magnet Clasp

Make a colorful bracelet with this multi-strand bracelet with easy open magnet clasp.  We used seven pieces of 425 paracord and type 1 paracord.  The disk in the middle can be replaced with the two hole dog tags or shoelace charms.

Click here for 425 paracord
Click here for Type 1 paracord
Click here for shoelaces charms
Click here for dog tags

Friendship Wrap Bracelet

This is an easy friendship bracelet using Type 1 paracord and micro cord.  Use our diamond knot tutorial to make the end knot.  Wrap the micro cord around the type 1 cord and add beads as desired for your own look and design.

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Click here for beads and charms

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Celtic Bar Bracelet

Use Type 1 paracord for this thinner version of a Celtic Bar bracelet.  This bracelet uses about 24 feet of paracord.  It is finished with a diamond knot.  See our diamond knot tutorial for instructions.

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Double Micro Cord Bracelet

This is a twist on a classic micro cord bracelet.  Use the same basic knotting as a cobra weave, but with two sets of cords.  Join the two together at regular intervals to create this fun loop look.

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Herringbone Cobra Bracelet

Take a regular cobra bracelet and a some micro cord to create this awesome herringbone cobra bracelet.  Use a micro lacing awl or a regular 550 paracord fid to weave in the micro cord.

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Click here for 550 paracord

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Double Crooked River Bar Bracelet

This wide bracelet tutorial is great for those who want to try something a little different from a basic cobra weave.  We try to make these tutorials easy to follow even for beginners, but some knotting experience is helpful for this tutorial.  This bracelet takes about 20 feet of paracord and a larger 5/8 or 3/4 inch buckle.

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Solomon Lark's Head Bracelet

This friendship bracelet uses a Solomon square knot and Lark's Head knots to create this fun design.  This is great for friendship bracelets.  We used 275 paracord, but other sizes would work as well.

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Cobra with Dog Tag Charm

Put a personal touch on the classic cobra weave bracelet with a dog tag or shoelace charm.  Print out a logo or picture and glue into your charm, then cover with the included epoxy sticker for a customized bracelet.

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Click here for shoelace charms or dog tags

DNA Key Fob

Make a DNA key fob with your scraps of paracord.  This cool design is very easy and is a great way to use up those short leftover pieces of paracord.  We used two 2 foot pieces of paracord and a split key ring.

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Paraclaw King Cobra Bracelet

Here's a new tutorial using the Para-claw knife buckle instead of a traditional side release buckle.  Add a flint rod fire starter and use fish and fire paracord to create a great survival bracelet.

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Click here for the flint fire starter rod
Click here for fish & fire paracord

Coin Knot Bracelet

Create a two-tone coin knot bracelet with your favorite two colors of 275 paracord.  This tutorial uses a cobra weave along with a loop and knot closure, so all you need is a total of 12 feet of paracord for this fun bracelet.

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Heart Key Fob

Use shaped split rings to create fun and interesting additions to your key ring.  We used 425 paracord, though other sizes will work as well.  Finish with a fish tail braid or cobra weave.

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Click here for 425 paracord

Cat Claw Bracelet

This is an easy bracelet to make with a cool claw look to it.  Use with 550 paracord or other sizes in your favorite colors.  We found it helpful to use a lacing needle toward the end of your bracelet.

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Click here for lacing needles

Paracord Person

Use up your scraps of paracord to make these fun paracord people.  Add a skull bead or make a decorative knot for the head.  Then tie it to a zipper for a zipper pull or add it as a key fob.

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Micro cord Friendship Bracelet

This friendship bracelet uses a basic macrame knot with micro cord.  It is easy to learn and great for camp projects.  Finish the bracelet in a variety of ways including a knot, a bead, or a cobra weave shown in the picture above.

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ZigZag Sinnet Bracelet

Use two strands of your favorite 550 or 425 paracord to create this zigzag sinnet bracelet.  This is very easy to learn and is great for camp or kids projects.  Use a magnet clasp for easy open/close and a clean finish.

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Click here for magnet clasps

Water Bottle Clip

Looking for an easy camp project?  This water bottle clip uses about three feet of paracord and attaches a water bottle clip to a carabiner or other clasp.

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Click here for carabiners and clasps

Komodo Claw and Tooth Bracelet

Once you have mastered the cobra weave, try this Komodo Claw and Tooth Bracelet.  This tutorial has a Mad Max style closure, so choose which side of the bracelet you want to show before finishing.

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Solomon's Dragon Bracelet

This dragon bracelet uses the Solomon bar or cobra weave with a contrasting piece of paracord added as you knot.  Use a 3/8 or 1/2 inch buckle to finish.

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Stitched Solomon's Dragon Bracelet

After you have completed a Solomon's Dragon bracelet, add some micro cord for added detail.  This really helps with the illusion of dragon's teeth.  Credit for this idea goes to Ted Potter.

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Lacey Macrame Bracelet

These bracelets use just a small amount of 550 paracord with 5-10 feet of micro cord.  Space your knots or tie them tight for a different look.  Use a magnet clasp or a loop and knot closure to finish.

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Click here for magnet clasps

Curling Millipede or Bootlace Bracelet

This is a fun and easy bracelet to make.  It only needs about 5 feet of paracord in two colors to make an 8 inch bracelet.

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Beaded Micro Cord Bracelet

Use these dragon head beads or any of your favorite beads for this bracelet.  We used a 2 ft piece of 425 paracord folded in half and added the beads and micro cord braided in a cobra or solomon bar weave.  End with a knot and loop closure or add magnet clasps to finish.

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Click here for 425 paracord
Click here for beads and charms

Ladder Paracord Bracelet

Use any size cord from Type 1 to 550 paracord for this simple bracelet.  Leave big or small spaces between each knot for a different look.  Uses only about six feet of paracord.

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Quick Release Wrap Bracelet

If you need to use paracord in an emergency situation, this quick release wrap-style bracelet will come in handy.  This bracelet style is also a preferred bracelet for Operation Gratitude.

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Splashing Zen Fountain Bar Bracelet

This two-tone bracelet takes a little time to make, but the end result is worth the effort.  This bracelet uses about 7 feet of cord in two colors.

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Back to Back Advanced Solomon Bar Bracelet

This bracelet is a little more advanced in making the core of the bracelet.  You will learn how to make a two strand double cow's hitch for the core.  After that, the braiding is similar to the Solomon bar with two extra strands.  The end result is worth the extra effort.  This bracelet can be reversible and uses about 12 feet of paracord.

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Celtic Ring Knot Necklace

Use one or two strands of paracord to create this fun medallion-style necklace.  Finish the ends with pop barrel connectors for one strand or magnet clasps if using two strands of paracord.

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Click here for magnet clasps

Boxed Trail Bracelet

If you are familiar with the cross knot, you'll be ready for this paracord bracelet.  This bracelet does take time, but the finished product can be stunning.  An 8 inch bracelet used about 14 feet of paracord.

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Dragonfly Key Fob

Need a fun kid's craft?  This dragonfly key fob is easy to make and only takes about 3-4 feet of paracord. Add two color changing beads for eyes for a fun effect.

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Click here for color changing beads

Monkey Fist

This tutorial for a monkey fist uses about three feet of paracord and a steel ball.  We made this so you have three strands on all sides, but it can also be made with two or four depending on the size ball you use.

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Multi-tool Holder

Make a pouch for a multi-tool, cell phone, or other similar objects with this tutorial.  This uses a cobra weave for the outside.  Then using a lacing needle, weave the front and back to enclose the object.  We added a snap hook clasp so you can attach it to a key ring or belt loop.

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Mini-Nunchucks

Want to test your skills as a ninja?  Practice with these mini-nunchucks.  You'll need two 3 inch nails with a head and some superglue.  Then just pick your two favorite colors or one single color of 550 paracord.  You'll need just over six feet total.

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