Braid a beautiful cord with doubled strands of silver wire, then finish it off to create a bangle bracelet or smaller sections of braid with cones and a loop for linking. This is a great technique to showcase big-hole slider beads like the ones that fit Pandora bracelets. It is faster than Viking Knit and you dont need to use a drawplate, and the braid can be adapted for use with leather cord (last photo). If you want practice braiding wire first, check out my Braided Copper Bangle tutorial. ...
Vertebraid Tutorial / Instructions
Seeing as I am about to embark on a birthday holiday and September is the season for birthdays (nine months after new years…use your imagination…or not) I decided an easy gift giving idea was in order. Macrame gemstone necklaces are not only easy to make they can be a very personal present when you choose …