This Flat Braided 8 Cord Belt Frugal Craft Project shows how to simplify this method with step by step detailed instructions. Let your leftover scraps (strands of cord, string, yarn, leather strip or t-shirt yarn) from other projects to create this rugged yet strong belt.
Homesteading is hard work and you will need a strong belt to hold up your jeans when you are bending and lifting.
Belts can be made in many different ways using a wide range of materials. While the majority of belts are fashioned out of thin strips of material such as leather.
However, handmade belts can be made using non-traditional methods.
This article was designed to introduce the reader to one or more unique ways to make a belt, using multiple cords.
I could totally see this as a method of making a floor rug as well.
The author of the DIY handmade belt is looking to help others create their own. The article describes everything that is needed to be had on hand in order to get started.
It also includes an extremely detailed, step by step instructional guide that covers all of the necessary steps from start to finish.
All of the information is presented in a way that makes it really easy to read and to understand.
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