How to make loom bands star badge

For making loom bands star badge project you’ll need:

  • 31 yellow bands
  • 1 badge pin

Setting up your loom to make loom bands star badge!

Set up your loom in the SQUARED configuration, making sure the arrow is facing away from you, then place the bands in the order shown in the diagram.

Star badge setting up loom

Step 1:

Turn your loom so the arrow is facing towards you.With this design, you’re going to start at band 31, so, putting your hook inside the peg,  push it back, catch the bottom pair of yellow bands and loop them towards you.

loom bands star badge step 1

Step 2:

Put your hook inside the peg looped to reach around, catch the bottom Pair of yellow, bands and loop them towards you.

loom bands star badge step 2

Step 3:

Now, put your hook inside the peg you just looped to reach around,  catch the bottom band and loop it diagonally towards you to the central peg.

loom bands star badge step 3

Step 4:

Repeat steps 1-3 on the left-hand side, starting at band 7.

loom bands star badge step 4

Step 5:

Now, put your hook inside band 25 on the right-hand side, push it back, catch the bottom pair of yellow bands and loop them forward.

loom bands star badge step 5

Step 6:

Hook and loop the next two sets of bands forward, noting that the second will be hooked as normal, but looped diagonally to the central row.

loom bands star badge step 6

Step 7:

Repeat steps 5-6 on the left-hand side, starting at yellow band 13.

loom bands star badge step 7

Step 8:

Go to yellow band 19. Put your hook inside, push it back, catch the bottom pair of yellow bands and loop them forward.

loom bands star badge step 8

Step 9:

Hook and loop the next two  sets of bands forward, too.

loom bands star badge step 10

Step 10:

Now, put your hook in the band you just looped to, catch the very bottom yellow band and loop it.

Step 11:

Catch the bottom band end from the last peg and pull it up through itself to create a slipknot.

loom bands star badge step 11

Step 12:

Pull all your bands off the loom. Wrap the slipknot around the center of the star twice.

loom bands star badge step 12

Step 13:

To finish off, weave your badge pin through the central yellow bands, You star!