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How to make Summer Stacker Style Bracelets.

How to make summer stacker bracelets tutorial

Learn how to make a Summer Stacker Style Bracelet.

Revive your Summer accessory collection with our easy to follow step by step tutorials to make this vibrant festival style stacker bracelet. Stacking bracelets are one of Vogues top trends for this Spring/Summer and bold colours are always ideal for adding the wow factor to a simple outfit. Combined you have the most perfect Summer statement Bracelet. You could always recreate the look using darker toned satin cords to make this must have accessory versatile all year round. Have a go at creating your own version and share it with us via social media. You can find us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 1

Step One

Cut six lengths of satin cord in different colours approx 55cm's long. Set one aside for use to make a slider clasp later.

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 2

Step Two

Take one of the cords and thread on 11 metal beads, centre the beads on the cord and tie an overhand knot each side of the beads to hold them in place. Repeat this on the next four cords adding 9, 7, 5, and 3 beads to each.

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 3

Step Three

Add a metal bead and tie overhand knot at each end of the cords (these will be trimmed later).

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 4

Step Four

Wrap all of the cords around the corner of a macramé board and secure the ends of the bracelet so they cross over.

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 5

Step Five

With the cord set aside thread it under all of the bracelet cords that cross over on the end of the macramé board and centre it underneath them.

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 6

Step Six

Macramé Square Knot: Take the left cord and place it over all of the bracelet cords creating a loop on the left side.

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 7

Step Seven

Taking the right cord place it over the left passing the end under all of the cords where they cross over and up through the loop created. Pull both ends to tighten.

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 8

Step Eight

Take the right cord and place it over all of the bracelet cords creating a loop on the right side

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 9

Step Nine

Taking the left cord and place it over the right passing the end under all of the cords where they cross over and up through the loop created. Pull both ends to tighten.

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 10

Step Ten

Repeat 6, 7, 8 and 9 until you have approx 1 cm of square knots. Apply glue to the last knot made and up the sides of the square knot leave the glue to dry completely before trimming the excess cord.

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How to make a seed bead bracelet tutorial - step 11

Step Eleven

Decide the length that the tassels need to be to get the bracelet over your hand. Reposition the metal beads and trim the excess cords. Apply glue to each knot and leave to dry.

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