How To Make A Braided Necklace

How To Make A Braided Necklace

In this easy to follow guide Jenny Jones, arts and crafts expert, shows you how to make a braided necklace out of string. Children can make this necklace themselves with a little help from an adult.

You Will Need

  • 6 pieces of string, each 5 feet long
  • silver hoop or ring
  • 1 decorative charm

Top Tips

  • You can use a bead, shell or stone instead of the decorative charm if you prefer.
  • Separate the strings into 3 groups of 2 strings, then plait them together.
  • Make sure you leave enough string at the ends to tie them together and close the necklace.