Easy Friendship Bracelets

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Make matching bracelets with a friend or make bracelets with different colors. Braid your bracelet then make a wish as you have your friend tie on your bracelet. Rumor has it, that if you wear the bracelet until it falls off by itself, your wish will come true.

RED HEART® Super Saver®: small amount of any 3 colors
Color combinations shown in photograph:
385 Royal, 311 White & 319 Cherry Red
672 Spring Green, 381 Light Blue & 368 Paddy Green
324 Bright Yellow, 254 Pumpkin & 706 Perfect Pink

Notions: Scissors, tape or clipboard, and ruler.


Cut two 16” strands of each color of yarn.

Hold all 6 strands together and tie a knot at one end of the bundle. Secure knot end of yarn to a table or desk with tape or place in clipboard. Separate yarn strands into three different groups, with 2 different colors in each group.

While holding all three groups of yarn, braid the groups together as follows. Move the left hand group over the middle group to the center. Move the right hand group over the new middle to the center. Keeping the groups tight, continue to alternate moving the outermost groups over the middle groups to the center until you reach the end of the yarn. Tie off end with a knot.

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