There is very little I can say about this process. I describe it as selectively dropping strings. It’s a process that I’m still working to perfect and here I’ve tried to share as many angles in hopes that you might see how it’s done. I […]
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So this week I’m doing this a bit different. I’ve got a lot of footage that I shot and so much to explain. I also have the announcement of this week’s winner of the contest that was announced on Instagram. Be sure to follow me […]
I hope the video was self-explanatory, but I like to add a bit of content here for people who need to translate, while also keeping my website relevant. View this post on Instagram And now the bottom is knotted up. #progress #akaawol #notjustknots #friendshipbracelet #friendshipbracelets […]
Here I’m starting on the back part of the bag that comes over and latches to the front of the bag. Any questions please leave them below in the comment sections and I’ll try to answer them in the next video.
Any questions please leave them below in the comment sections and I’ll try to answer them in the next video.
So I’m about to make a small bag and since this makes a great teaching moment, I’m going to try to explain all the steps as I go along. A post shared by akaawol (@akaawol) on Aug 31, 2018 at 11:49pm PDT I’ve got a […]
If you haven’t followed me on Instagram or were just new to that and didn’t scroll for ages, then have I got something for you. I’m in the process of looking for the original photo’s for all these bags so that I can teach what […]
How to measure for a bag. This is one bracelet, 16 strings, 24mm. 24/16=1.5 If you make it 12 bracelets wide that’s 12*16*1.5+(16*1.5) that will tell you how many mm the bag is. The bit in brackets is because each time you join two bracelets […]
It all started when I wondered what it would take to knot a bag the way I do friendship bracelets. The project became called ‘Rapunzel’ due to all the lengths of string. It began on September 2nd and finished October 25th. Turns out it took […]
I keep getting asked, “How long is the string I start with?” The simple answer is two meters that’s folded in half. But what if that question is faulty? Perhaps the person asking isn’t familiar with the idea of adding string when working on larger […]