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Alternative starting for bracelets

Alternative starting for bracelets

Making friendship bracelets of variety requires knowing a number of ways to begin and I’m here today to help with that. Starting with what might be the most simple we have… The two sides just come together and start in the top middle. One advantage […]

The 447

The 447

Creating a color sample set A while back I had an idea. An idea so brilliant that I’m going to recommend it. Now I’m very aware of the original DMC color charts with real thread. My idea was designed more for being creative, especially when […]

Necessities Bag

Necessities Bag

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 […]

my loops

my loops

I’ve received a few questions regarding the starting point of my bracelets. The loop is formed by making a Japanese braid called a kumihimo, or kumi for short. To do this easily you will need a disc designed to make the kumi braid. Now there […]

Custom Graph Paper

Custom Graph Paper

Friendship bracelet Custom Graph For this tutorial, you may need a few things including a computer and some free software. The software I’ll be demonstrating on is called GIMP (Stands for GNU Image Manipulation Program). It’s like PS but I prefer this personally. You could use something else, […]

Learning from a photo

Learning from a photo

#freundschaftsband #friendshipbracelet #friendshipbracelets #friendship_bracelet #handmadebracelet #wovenbracelet #colorfulbracelet #brightcolors #perfectforsummer #hippiebracelet #lgbtjewelry #rainbowjewelry #narukvica #etsygift #themaddiest #bransoletkazmuliny #bransoletkaprzyjaźni #cottonbracelet A post shared by The Maddiest (@the_maddiest) on Jun 6, 2018 at 9:45am PDT I found this cute little bracelet on Instagram and realized it would make […]

Color Inspiration

Color Inspiration

Need inspiration? We all have trouble at times coming up with a new color combination. I have a solution that should keep you going for many a year to come and it begins with bliss. Bliss, you say? Remember Windows Xp and its iconic desktop background? […]

Bags teaser

Bags teaser

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 […]


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