Cord Techniques

Add new beading skills to your repertoire with's Techniques! Helpful step-by-step picture tutorials are available on many useful cord techniques, including tying a variety of knots, attaching cord ends and making a wrapped cord bracelet. Each technique page will have a list of materials and tools that you will need, plus any additional tips that we found helpful.

Soutache: Attaching Around Beads

Soutache: Attaching Around a Cabochon

Soutache: Attaching Multiple Pieces

Soutache: Attaching a Backing

Soutache: Edging

Attaching Components to Regaliz® Leather

Lark's Head Knot

Square Knot

Adjustable Knot

Crimping Cord

Attaching a Cord End - Style 1

Attaching a Cord End - Style 3

Attaching a Cord End - Style 4

Attaching a Cord End - Style 5

Attaching a Cord End - Style 6

Macrame - Square Knot

Macrame - Half Knot Spiral

Macrame - Adjustable Closure

Wrapped Cord Bracelet

Wrapped Chain and Cord Bracelet

Kumihimo – Simple 8-Warp Braid

Kumihimo – Simple 8-Warp Braid with Beads

Kumihimo – Clasp Option 1

Kumihimo – Simple 10-Warp Flat Braid

Flat Kumihimo - Clasp Option 1

Making A Tassel

Making a Tassel with the Tassel Maker Tool

Chinese Knotting - Double Coin Knot

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