I Love My Cat Bracelet Tutorial

Created by: Tracy Proctor of TierraCast

Designer Tips

  • Pre-stretch cord by pulling firmly from both ends a few times.
  • Attach small binder clip or bead stopper 2-3” from one end of stretch cord.
  • On other end of cord string bail, *one 4mm bead and one paw bead*. Repeat * through * three times.
  • String 32 4mm gemstones or firepolish glass beads of your choice. (Tip: Three 4mm gemstones or Czech beads equals approx. 1/2". Instructions create a 7" bracelet. Adjust bead count accordingly for desired size.)
  • Remove bead stopper and tie ends together in a Surgeon’s Knot. Tighten securely, pulling cords from all directions to make sure knot is secure.
  • Thread one end of cord back through bail to hide knot inside, then carefully trim cord ends.
  • Optional: apply a small amount of clear nail polish or G-S Hypo Cement to knot and allow to dry.
  • Open one jump ring and attach to bail. Add Whiskers charm, and close jump ring.
  • Open one jump ring and attach to Love My Cat charm. Before closing attach to jump ring placed in Step 8. Close jump ring.

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Sep 30th 2021 TierraCast

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