Flower Child Macrame DIY Bracelets

DIY JEWELRY making 


Designed by Denise Yezbak Moore
for Halcraft Collection

Materials:
01       Bead Gallery® pink enamel rose connector (13149)
01       Bead Gallery® pink enamel daisy connector (13143)
01       Bead Gallery® white enamel daisy connector (13147)
5 ½”    gold tone fine chain
02       gold tone 4mm jump rings
01       lobster clasp set   
248”  waxed thread cording

Tools:
Wire nippers
Super glue
2 chain nose pliers
1 small clipboard or macramé board
1 large document clip

Level of difficulty (Advanced)

Time – 1 to 1 ½ hours depending on skill level

Instructions:
White Daisy Chain Bracelet
1.    Cut 2 lengths of 2 ¾” gold tone fine chain.
2.    Open end of chain and attach clasp.
3.    Open 2nd end of chain and attach clasp connector.
4.    Using 4mm jump ring, connect 2 ¾” chain to left side connector loop.
5.    Repeat step 4 on right side connector loop.

Pink Daisy Macramé Bracelet
1.    Cut 4 lengths of 25” cording.
2.    Using 2 lengths of cording, string pink daisy loop to center of cording and form a simple knot.
3.    Repeat step 2 on the other side of bracelet.
4.    Place top strands under clip on clipboard.
5.    Separate strands and clip the 2 center strands with the large document clip at the bottom of the clipboard.
6.    Form 10 square knots (or 20 half knots).
7.    Remove bracelet from clipboard.
8.    Form a simple knot next to the end of the square knots.
9.    Repeat steps 4-8 on the other side of bracelet.
10.    Macramé Slide – Cut 2 lengths of 12” cording.
11.    Cross bracelet cords, place left side under top document clip on clipboard. Move bracelet over to the right side of clipboard and secure with the document clip.
12.    Bring the 2 strands of 12” cording together, slide under bracelet and form a simple knot.
13.    Form 3 square knots (or 6 half knots).
14.    Trim cords carefully at knot and dab with super glue (make sure you do not glue the center cords to the knot).
15.    Pull center together making sure there is enough room to fit the bracelet onto your wrist.
16.    Form a simple knot and trim end. Repeat on other side of bracelet.

Pink Rose Macramé Bracelet
1.    Cut 4 lengths of 25” cording.
2.    Using 2 lengths of cording, string pink rose loop to center of cording and form a simple knot.
3.    Repeat step 2 on the other side of bracelet.
4.    Place top strands under clip on clipboard.
5.    Separate strands and clip the 2 center strands with the large document clip at the bottom of the clipboard.
6.    Form 10 square knots (or 20 half knots).
7.    Remove bracelet from clipboard.
8.    Form a simple knot next to the end of the square knots.
9.    Repeat steps 4-8 on the other side of bracelet.
10.    Macramé Slide – Cut 2 lengths of 12” cording.
11.    Cross bracelet cords, place left side under top document clip on clipboard. Move bracelet over to the right side of clipboard and secure with the document clip.
12.    Bring the 2 strands of 12” cording together, slide under bracelet and form a simple knot.
13.    Form 3 square knots (or 6 half knots).
14.    Trim cords carefully at knot and dab with super glue (make sure you do not glue the center cords to the knot).
15.    Pull center together making sure there is enough room to fit the bracelet onto your wrist.
16.    Form a simple knot and trim end. Repeat on other side of bracelet.

Denise Yezbak Moore is a self-taught artisan. Denise has been a senior designer here at Halcraft Collection for 9 years. She loves to create jewelry with a bohemian flair. She resides in Southern California and enjoys hearing from fellow beaders.



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