Easy Shamballa Style Macrame Bracelet with Cat’s Eye Beads https://t.co/FvlmQ0tkTN
Shamballa bracelets originate in Tibetan tradition and it is believed that each bead have special meaning of one’s personal journey or can have meaning assigned by the user to remember about important people or events in their life. This particular macramé / macrame bracelet has been done by my 10 year old daughter and she used here a bit smaller (7 mm diameter) cat’s eye beads rather than usual 10 mm shamballa bracelet beads. Bracelet itself or kit (beads + cord) to make one would make perfect little gift or sticking filler. MATERIALS 1 mm nylon cord large beads with 1.5 mm holes (we used 6 x 7 mm cat’s eye beads plus 2 extra for closure but 10 mm ones or shamballa beads would be better) EQUIPMENT basket and paper clips or clipboard lighter to melt the cord while finishing off METHOD To make the bracelet thread all of the beads on the cord and stretch it between paper cli...