Zig-Zag Loop Rope Necklace DIY

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This DIY is from the M&J Trim DIY Challenge last week which is why it’s pink …but a nautical color scheme would be my first choice for this project.

* 3/16″ Twisted Cord {Rope} -3yards
* Ribbon of choice {I used 3″ cream sparkle satin ribbon -about 22 inches on each side}

steps

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* Beginning at the end of the rope, with a threaded needle, create a loop & stitch in place ….leave the needle/thread hanging, no need to knot & snip

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* Create a zig-zag design with rope in varying sizes & loops & pin together.

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* With the threaded needle, stitch design in place.

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* Once you have at least 3inches of rope stitched together, begin at the opposite end following steps 1-3

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* Finish your zig-zag design by meeting the two in the middle …and stitch together.

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* Fold ribbon and push through end-loop you’ve created

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* Carefully stitch in place avoiding too many stitches on the front side.

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Tie into a knot or bow around neck -wear it long or short {and if you make the ribbons longer, you can also wear it as a waist belt over a top or dress}

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Have Fun!

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LA native & lifestyle blogger Maegan Tintari writes daily at ...love Maegan.com sharing beauty & style secrets, including fashion DIYs, how-to nail art manicures, hair tutorials, recipes & home decorating ideas, as well as a look into her personal life, her journey & battle with infertility & recent relocation to the mountains by a lake in search of a better life with her adorable French Bulldog brothers, Trevor and Randy.

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