Ankle bracelets are great fun. You can accessorize any outfit with ankle bracelets. They can spruce up any outfit. They can come in many different colors and many different materials. They can come in nylon, hemp, or even gold and silver! You can give them to your friends for a fun little twist on the usual friendship bracelet. You can even give them to people as personalized gifts! The best thing about it? You can make it yourself! With a few easy steps, you can make a simple, beautiful ankle bracelet everyone will love and enjoy.
Here are some steps on how to make ankle bracelets:
- Choose the design of your ankle bracelet. Firstly, you have to consider the color and material of your ankle bracelet. You can mix and match different colors to create a playful looking design. If you want, you can even personalize your ankle bracelets with different beads. Spell out your or your friends’ name with letter beads for an ankle bracelet that is truly you. If you don’t want to use beads, you can choose to make your ankle bracelet purely from materials like nylon or hemp. However, the steps to making this type of ankle bracelet need a little bit of experience. If you practice, you can pull it off successfully. Make sure you use nice, sturdy material to make your ankle bracelet. The second thing you have to consider is the thickness and pattern of your ankle bracelet. Do you want to do intricate patterns in your ankle bracelet or do you want it to be very simple and in one layer? You will have to learn a few techniques to make an ankle bracelet with several layers, but it is very simple once you get the hang of it.
- If you choose to make a very simple beaded ankle bracelet, take your string. Elastic string works best for beaded bracelets, as they can stretch so they won’t break easily. Another good material are nylon as it is quite sturdy. Make sure that the string is big enough for your friend’s ankle. Make a knot at one end of the string. This will hold all of your beads in place. Then, all you have to do is take some beads and put them in the string. To make this job easier, you can use a needle to thread the string through the beads. You can mix and match different beads, or you can make them all in one color. When you’re done, all you have to do is make a knot at the end of the string, then connect the two ends with another knot.
- If you choose to make your ankle bracelets purely out of string, learn the techniques. There are a lot of techniques to make different looks for your ankle bracelet. The simplest yet most elegant technique is to take three pieces of string and knot them together. All you’ll have to do is knot each string to each other, binding them all together in a pattern.
It is very easy to make ankle bracelets. Follow these simple steps and make them for your friends for a very personal gift.