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Paracord keychain instructions

Updated on May 5, 2013

Paracord keychain instructions

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If you are looking into making your own keychain you have come to the right place. Paracord keychain instructions blog is here to deliver!

Making your own keychains is great for those who keep losing their keys or the majority who basically just enjoys making things and personalizing their keychain.

I promise you, you will find an amazing keychain that suits you in the blog. You will learn what supplies you need, what knotting techniques to use and how to make kick ass keychains in no time!

I wrote a page about many fun paracord projects you can start. Try it if you have the time!

You can find the original paracord keychain instructions page here.

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Why paracord keychains? - Before moving on to paracord keychain instructions

Paracord keychains are an amazing way to be productive, creative and maybe even earn a few bucks (some people even sell them!).

There are many things i consider keychains in the blog:

- regular paracord keychains

- paracord decorative knots

- paracord sinnets

- paracord bars

- other paracord creations that look beautiful

But why work with paracord?

Well for keychains paracord is suitable because of its durability, colorful looks, low cost and ease of creating with paracord (cords are smooth and easy to work with).

Let us move on to paracord keychain instructions below.

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The paracord keychain basic supplies - Finally some paracord keychain instructions i can use!

For the basic paracord keychain you do not need much. Just a piece of paracord 550 (550 is a type of paracord that can withstand 550 pounds of weight) and a lighter.

I suggest trying Amazon below, they hold a huge selection of available paracord colors.

Supplies for better keychains - Use the ones you like

These other supplies, called snap hooks are used to make keychains better at their task. I like the second ones myself, the ones called Monster S shape Carabiner, they are just classy!

A book about paracord knots - Fusion ties book.

This book is featured on almost all of my blogs on paracord crafting. The creator made some amazing knots and instructions on how to make them. I can only say good things about it, so if you want to find some great instructions, try this book!

First paracord keychain - The first paracord keychain instructions and the easiest!

Okay! We have our paracord 550, a lighter and a teaspoon of patience. The first keychain is easy to make and you can learn slowly.

The instructions for the keychain are in the video below.

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Paracord keychain instructions video - All you need for a DIY paracord keychain.

The second paracord keychain - Paracord keychain instructions #2

This keychain is a bit harder to make, but still, just picture it as a double spiral knot :).

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The second video - An instructional video for paracord keychains

The third paracord keychain - This one is gorgeous!

This keychain is beutiful. Not much harder to make, the video is below!

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Third video - Paracord keychain instructions #3

A book for advanced keychain creators - This book will make you a pro

This book continues where Paracord fusion ties stops (gives advanced, decorative knots). The book is from the same author.

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      Usemybee 4 years ago

      I appreciate all those who master the craft.

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      toronto-wedding 4 years ago

      Nice lense.

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      toronto-wedding 4 years ago

      I want to make this one . It's looking great.

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      Markwell1 4 years ago

      @anonymous: Some call it the square braid keychain. YOu can find the instructions here:

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XwCNn5Gnn6M

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      Markwell1 4 years ago

      Hey Debbie! I will look into it.

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      Markwell1 4 years ago

      Hey Debbie! I will look into it.

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      Where can I find instructions for the 3 color keychain pictured at the top?? Thank you!