There are many great paracord tutorials on YouTube. We recommend those produced by Weavers Of Eternity. They show detailed steps in a manner that is easy to understand.
Here is a sample of their work.
See our printable pdf instructions below - view them online or print them out.
Also see our paracord bracelet pictorials
We always have hundreds of colors of 550 cord
Our project pdfs are easy to follow and let you work at your own pace. They are easy to print and make ideal handouts for group or class projects.
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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.
To make a paracord king cobra bracelet you'll use 18 to 20 ft of 550 paracord and an adjustable shackle.
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.
This paracord project uses 10 ft of 550 paracord to make a Mad Max paracord 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.
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.
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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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Use the cobra braiding technique to make a collar for your four-legged friends. Insert a D ring during braiding for attaching a leash.Click here for 550 paracord
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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.
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.
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.
Use two colors of 550 paracord to create this fun two-toned mandala bracelet. Tie two overhand knots to create an 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Use an anchor charm/connector as your clasp for this bracelet made with micro cord.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.