D-I-Y Bracelet w/ Celtic Knot Beads

Yes, I made another bracelet. :-)

This one was soooo easy to make - it took me longer to choose the beads than it did to make the bracelet. Seriously, anyone can do this!

What I used:

I cut the waxed linen cord about 2 times the circumference of my wrist (I like to have extra cord just in case - and I can always trim it down when I'm finished), and started adding the beads. I rearranged them a couple of times before I found the combination that I liked. Just play around with it!

Once I was happy with the arrangement, I added a cord end to one end of the waxed linen, then used a jump ring to attach one part of the lobster clasp to the cord end.

Next, I put the bracelet around my wrist to see how much of the cord needed to be trimmed. I trimmed away the excess cord from the unfinished end of the bracelet, then added a cord end. Then I attached the other part of the lobster clasp to the cord end using a jump ring.

That's it! I left some of the cord exposed because I wanted the beads to be able to move around - but you can fill the cord completely if you like, or even use less beads. It's all about what looks good to you!


  1. Kim, really love to try my hand at making this. Love your idea. Thank you.

    1. Thanks for stopping by! Let me know how it goes if you decide to give it a try - I know you can do it - it's really easy!

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