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Ladybug Pattern
Friendship Bracelet Instructions

Level: Advanced
BEFORE YOU BEGIN know how to make a Right Hand Double Knot and a Left Hand Double Knot by watching
these instructions. You can see these instructions at myfbm.com.

1. Pick 3 different colors. (The example uses red, black & dark 13. Take string #1 (green) and make a left hand double knot with
green). You will need 2 strands of red, 1 strand of black & 3 string #0 (red – loose string on left side). String #1 (green) will
strands of dark green. now be in slot 0 (hanging loose on left side).
2. Align string, fold in half, and tie knot ½ inch from fold forming a 14. Take string #3 (green) and make 3 left hand double knots. One
loop. each, on string #2 (red), string #1 (red) & string #0 (green).
3. Attach your ½ inch loop to MYFBM under the butterfly clip. String #3 (green) will now be in slot 0 (hanging loose on left
side).
4. This pattern uses 12 strings which is exceeds the amount of slots
that the MYFBM holds. You will need to have one string loose 15. Take string #4 (green) and make 4 left hand double knots. One
on each end. The string hanging loose on the left hand side will each, on string #3 (red), string #2 (red), string #1 (green) &
be referred to as #0 & the one loose string on the right will be string #0 (green). String #4 (green) will now be in slot 0 (hang-
referred to as #11. Separate strings by placing one string per ing loose on left side).
slot. Note: Use the same color in slots 0, 2, 9 & 11 (red), slots 1, 16. Take string #5 (black) and make a single left single right hand
3, 5, 6, 8 & 10 (dark green) & slots 4 & 7 (black). This will align knot with string #4 (red). String #5 (black) will stay in slot 5.
the colors of your bracelet pattern. 17. Take string #5 (black) and make a right hand double knot with
5. To begin, take string #7 (black) and make a left hand double knot string #6 (black). String #5 (black) will now be in slot 6.
with string #6 (green). String #7 (black) will now be in slot 6. 18. Take string #4 (red) and make 2 left hand double knots. One
6. Take string #10 (green) and make a right hand double knot with each, on string #3 (red) & string #2 (green). String #4 (red) will
string #11 (red). String #10 (green) will now be in slot 11 now be in slot 2.
(hanging loose on right side). 19. Take string #2 (red) and make a single left single right hand knot
7. Take string #8 (green) and make 3 right hand double knots. One with string #1 (green). String #2 (red) will stay in slot 2.
each, on string #9 (red), string #10 (red) & string #11 (green). 20. Take string #7 (red) and make a left hand double knot with
String #8 (green) will now be in slot 11 (hanging loose on right string #6 (black). String #7 (red) will now be in slot 6.
hand side).
21. Take string #7 (black) and make a single right single left hand
8. Take string #7 (green) and make 4 right hand double knots. One knot with string #8 (green). String #7 (black) will stay in slot 7.
each, on string #8 (red), string #9 (red), string #10 (green) &
string #11 (green). String #7 (green) will be in slot 11 (hanging 22. Take string #9 (red) and make a single left single right hand knot
loose on the right hand side). with string #8 (green). String #9 (red) will stay in slot 9.
9. Take string #4 (black) and make a 2 right hand double knots. 23. Take string #4 (red) and make 4 right hand double knots. One
One each, on string #5 (green) and string #6 (black). String #4 each, on string #5 (black), string #6 (red), string #7 (black) &
(black) will now be in slot 6. string #8 (green). String #4 (red) will now be in slot 8.
10. Take string #6 (black) and make a single right single left hand 24. Take string #4 (black) and make a single left single right hand
knot with string #7 (red). String #6 (black) will stay in slot 6. knot with string #3 (green). String #4 (black) will stay in slot 4.
11. Take string #7 (red) and make 2 right hand double knots. One 25. Take string #2 (red) and make a single right single left hand knot
each, on string #8 (red) and string #9 (green). String #7 (red) with string #3 (green). String #2 (red) will stay in slot 2.
will now be in slot 9. 26. Take string #5 (red) and make 2 left hand double knots. One
12. Take string #9 (red) and make a single right single left hand knot each, on string #4 (black) & string #3 (green). String #5 (red)
with string #10 (green). String #9 (red) will stay in slot 9. will now be in slot 3.

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string #10 (red). One each. Take string #1 (green) and make a single right single left hand 41. ® Ladybug Pattern Instructions. Take the braided strings and tie two basic knots at the end of string #1 (red). #2 (red) & string #3 (red). String #8 (green) will stay in slot 8. string #9 (red) & string #8 (red). String #3 (green) will stay in slot 3. For more friendship bracelet pattern instructions. on string #1 (green). Take string #10 (green) and make a single left single right hand each. string to fit your wrist. String #4 (green) knot with string #9 (red). String #0 (green) will now be in slot 1. Take string #8 (green) and make a single left single right hand string #6 (black). Once your bracelet is long enough to fit your wrist take strings 3. your friendship bracelet. 27. Take string #11 (green) and make a left hand double knot with string #6 (black). will now be in slot 6. Take string #11 (green – loose string on right side) and make 3 wear or share! left hand double knots. Take string #5 (black) and make a right hand double knot with 35. Take string #3 (green) and make a single right single left hand 8-11 in your right hand and braid with the remaining 4 center knot with string #4 (black). Your friendship bracelet is ready to 34. Take string #7 (green) and make a left hand double knot with 36. At this point your pattern will now repeat itself. 32.. One each. String #10 will stay in slot 10. String #11 (green) will now be in slot 8. String #7 (green) will now be in slot 6. knot with string #7 (black). on string #10 (green). Repeat steps 30. String #5 (black) will now be in slot 6. 28. String #11 (green) will now be in slot 10. 29. strings. Take string #0 (green – loose string on left side) and make 3 5-37 to continue the pattern until your bracelet is long enough right hand double knots. continued. 33. on string #5 (black) & string #6 (green). One 37. String #1 (green) will stay in slot 1. Take string #4 (green) and make 2 right hand double knots. Unclip your friendship bracelet from the butterfly clip and cut off knot with string #2 (red). String #0 (green) will now be in slot 39. from the slots 0-3 in your left hand and the strings from slots 31.. the excess braided section. Take string #0 (green) and make a right hand double knot with 40. 38. visit .