Learn Step By Step How to make loom bands flower necklace.
Necklaces have been an integral part of jewelry since the time of ancient
civilizations and pre-date the invention of writing.Necklaces are believed to be
as old as 40,000 years, during the Stone Age. The oldest necklaces were made of
purely natural materials – before weaving and the invention of string. we will
show you in this post how to make a different type of necklace of loomed bands
This necklace do not use string but just are made of looming the bands.
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For loom bands pendant necklace project you’ll need:
- 36 green bands
- 9 purple bands
- 8 white bands
- 4 pink bands
- 4 yellow bands
- 1 clip
Setting up your loom to make loom bands flower pendant!
Turn your loom so the arrow is facing towards you.You’re going to be looping the bands that make up the centre of the flower. So, putting your hook inside purple band 19, push it back , catch the top pink band and loop it diagonally to upper left-hand peg.
Keep hooking the remaining five yellow and pink bandsfrom inside purple band 19, looping them to their original peg in ananticlockwise direction. When you’ve done this, the purple band should be stretched evenly around the central peg.
Put your hook in the peg you just looped to, catch the bottom green band and loop it diagonally to he upper right-hand peg.
You’ve now reached the start of the flower where you’ll need to hook and loop the purple bands. So, putting your hook inside the peg you just finished on, reach inside and catch the top purple band.before looping it horizontally to the left-hand side.
Hook and loop the next two purple bands in the chain, always from inside the other bands. Note that the second will be looped horizontally to the central row.
Go back to the start of the flower, catch the bottom purple band and loop it horizontally to the right-hand side.
Hook and loop the next green band in the chain, then slide the band ends onto your hook before taking all the bands off the loom.
Now, it’s time to extend your necklace using your remaining green bands
Finally, attach both ends of the necklace into the clip.