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Rubber Band Bracelet
Pattern Number: L32250
Use your Martha Stewart Crafts™ Knit & Weave Loom Kit to make this rubber band bracelet.
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SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
Martha Stewart Crafts™ Knit & Weave Loom Kit
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 45.00
Bracelet making rubber bands in 2 colors
C-clip connectors for rubber bands
Loom Set upYou will use just one of the 12-hole loom pieces.
Insert a total of 4 pegs into the 12-hole piece.
You can insert the pegs towards the center of the 12-hole piece, leaving one hole empty between each peg.
BRACELET Note: Each Bracelet is made of 2 colors of your choice.
These are colors A and B.
Lay loom piece onto a flat surface, horizontally in front of you.
Slip a color A rubber band over the 2nd peg, twist the rubber band 180 degrees, then slip the other end over the 3rd peg.
The band will form an X between the 2nd and 3rd pegs.
Slip a color B band over the 1st peg, twist it 180 degrees, then slip the other end over the 2nd peg.
Slip a color B band over the 3rd peg, twist it 180 degrees, then slip the other end onto the 4th.
Bands should make a single X between each set of pegs.
With hook included with loom and working in front of 2nd peg, insert hook from top to bottom through lower loop, lift the lower loop up, over the upper loop and off the peg to the back of loom piece.
Do the same with the lower loop on the 3rd peg.
Press remaining rubber bands down on pegs.
From here on you will place rubber bands on pegs WITHOUT twisting them.
Slip a B rubber band around 1st and 2nd pegs and another B rubber band around 3rd and 4th pegs.
With hook included with loom and working in front of 1st peg, insert hook from top to bottom through lower loop, lift the lower loop up, over the upper loop and off the peg to the back of loom piece.
Repeat with lower loops on 2nd, 3rd and 4th pegs.
Press remaining loops down on pegs.
Slip an A rubber band over 2nd and 3rd pegs.
Repeat step 4.Repeat steps 5-8 until Bracelet reaches desired length.
End with a step 8 as the last step you work.
FINISHING With hook, lift and move loop from 1st peg to 2nd peg and the loop from 4th peg to 3rd peg.
Lift both loops on 3rd peg and place on 2nd peg (you now have 4 loops on 2nd peg).
Place a c-clip connector on one end of a B rubber band.
Use hook to pull the opposite end through all loops on 2nd peg and place on same end of c-clip connector.
Lift all loops off 2nd peg.
Slip the two B loops at the beginning of the bracelet onto the other end of c-clip connector to complete Bracelet.
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