Thursday, July 31, 2014

Rainbow Loom Craze

Do you like doing rainbow loom bracelet? It's been all over the place nowadays. From young girls to young boys, even adults are into looming now. To begin with, here's what you need. A Rainbow Loom starter kit.




It includes:


A loom board, hook, 600 pcs. latex rubber band, c-clips and a manual.

But what is rainbow loom? Rainbow Loom is a plastic loom used to weave colorful rubber bands into bracelets and charms. It was invented in 2011 by Cheong Choon Ng of Novi, Michigan. I started noticing rainbow loom since 2013 but it's only recently that I got into it.

To begin with, here's the most basic Rainbow Loom Bracelet the Single Rubber Band Bracelet to show all of you how it goes. This is a beginner level.

Single Rubber Band Bracelet

You will need:

13 Red Rubber Bands
12 Yellow Rubber Bands
Loom Board
Hook
C/S-clips

Instructional Video: From the Official Rainbow Loom on YouTube.


Here's how your loom board should look like after placing the bands:


And here's my finished Single Rubber Band Bracelet.

Single Rubber Band Bracelet
I hope you got yours right. Anyway, I would like to share with all you guys my favorite loom bracelets.

Fishtails

Starburst

Cross Quadfish

Mini Rose in Bloom Charm

Bow Ring

Criss-Cross Quadfish

Tulip Tower

Citurs

Rock Candy

I already made quite a few. I also made some for my daughter, mom and some friends. Instructions are abundantly available in YouTube. If you haven't tried doing rainbow loom bracelet. You can always start now, instructions are very easy to follow, you can never go wrong. For sure you will enjoy making one for yourself or for your friends. Aside from bracelets, you can also make many different charm designs, like what I showed you, the Mini Rose in Bloom. Or you can even make a ring. The possibilities are endless!

To help you out guys, I'll put some photos and YouTube links on my next entry for different rainbow loom designs. So don't forget to check it out Cute-rs! Until then...

-shaw

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