Pepperell Braiding Company Monkey Fist Ornament

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by Pepperell Braiding Company Design Team

Pepperell Braiding Company Monkey Fist Ornament

You can make ornaments with just about anything!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Cut 2-1/2 yards of the color(s) of parachute cord you are using. Arrange the two ends parallel. Then form a loop with the top end.
  • 2
    Take the lower end and bring it over and around to make the first wrap.
  • 3
    Continue to wrap around three more times for a total of four wraps. Pass the working end through the lower loop (closest to the monkey fist knot).
  • 4
    Pull the standing end to tighten the loop around the working end.
  • 5
    Trim the two ends with scissors and fuse with craft glue.
  • 6
    Attach the wire hanger through the top loop.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • Pepperell Crafts Parachute Cord 16 foot Red 104587866 and/or Pepperell Crafts Parachute Cord 16 foot White 104722515 and/or Other Desired Colors
  • Pepperell Braiding Company Monkey Fist Cores 4 pc. 104815183
  • Pepperell Braiding Company Monkey Fist Maker 104739876
  • Ornament Hangers of Your Choice
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Scissors
  • Ruler