Hey Everyone! For this DIY, we’re going to be making some awesome braided friendship bracelets that are perfect for springtime and friends!

Supplies Needed:
♥ Various Chains
♥ Chords (Hemp/Cotton)
♥ Pliers/Wire cutters
♥ End clamps/clasps/jump rings

materialsStep 1: Choose chains! I’ve chosen 3. You need one that’s thin enough to weave into a thicker one

Screen shot 2014-01-23 at 7.42.33 PMStep 2: Measure out 2 chords, about 12-13 inches in length

Screen shot 2014-01-23 at 7.43.39 PMStep 3: Clamp one edge of the chords all together using your pliers

Screen shot 2014-01-23 at 7.44.24 PMStep 4: Get a jump ring and run all the colors through it

Screen shot 2014-01-23 at 7.46.24 PMStep 5: Attach the chains as well and begin braiding. Look up some Youtube braiding tutorials if you are unfamiliar with braiding. Weave the gold chain with the purple chord. Interweave the pink chord into the silver chain when ever it comes close to the chain

Screen shot 2014-01-23 at 7.47.41 PM Screen shot 2014-01-23 at 7.48.59 PMStep 6: Continuing braiding until you finish you thread or until you feel the length is fine. Then add a clamp to each color chord like the other side

Screen shot 2014-01-23 at 7.53.41 PMStep 7: Add another jump ring and/or charms if you so desire. And we’re done!

Screen shot 2014-01-23 at 7.56.03 PMFinished!

Screen shot 2014-01-27 at 3.43.36 PMThanks for watching! Here’s the full video tutorial as well if you prefer that! :)

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