Fabulous Friendship Bracelet Patterns: 8 New Ways to Make Friendship Bracelets

By: Kelly Spence, Editor of AllFreeJewelryMaking

Friendship bracelet patterns aren't just for kids anymore. Sure, we all first learned how to make friendship bracelets at recess, but they've come a long way since our playground days. Friendship bracelet patterns are making a comeback in a big way. Even the fiercest fashionistas are sporting these fabulous floss creations on their wrists. Don't miss out on this hot jewelry trend! Get a bit nostalgic with this collection of Fabulous Friendship Bracelet Patterns: 8 New Ways to Make Friendship Bracelets.

For those of you who are a bit skeptical that friendship bracelet patterns are acceptable adult accessories, take a closer look. These aren't the friendship bracelets you traded with Suzy Smith in the hallway between classes. These friendship bracelet patterns are revamped versions of the childhood classics that are totally appropriate for all ages. From designer knockoffs to rhinestone-studded designs, these friendship bracelet patterns are a trendy new take on an old tradition. You won't believe how chic some of these bracelet designs are! They're certainly not the typical embroidery floss bangles you made on the playground. These fabulous friendship bracelet patterns are worthy of the wrists of any fashion-conscious crafter.

Fabulous Friendship Bracelet Patterns: 8 New Ways to Make Friendship Bracelets


20 Fabulous Macrame Bracelet Patterns
Can't get enough DIY bracelets? Be sure to check out our collection of Fabulous Macrame Bracelet Patterns!


Fabulous Friendship Bracelet Patterns: 8 New Ways to Make Friendship Bracelets


  1. One-Hour Rhinestone Friendship Bracelet - A close connection between old friends sparkles brighter than the shiniest diamond. Show how much your friendship shines with this glitzy friendship bracelet design! These glamorous friendship bracelets are perfect for the buddies who bond over their love of bling.
    One-Hour Rhinestone Friendship Bracelet
  2. Friendship Bracelet Bangles - Remember as a kid when you'd wear your friendship bracelets all summer long until they fell off? For those of you looking for less of a commitment, these friendship bracelet bangles are the perfect solution. No tying required; take these friendship bracelets off as you please.
    Friendship Wrapped Bangle
  3. Friendship Chain Bracelet - Bring a bit of edge to your friendship bracelet designs with this tutorial. If basic string bracelets are a bit too boring and childish for your style, then add some hardware to take them to the next level. These chic friendship bracelets wouldn't look out of place on any fashion maven's wrist.
    Friendship Chain Bracelet
  4. Revamped Friendship Bracelet - These bohemian-esque friendship bracelets invoke peace and serenity. They're perfect for adults looking for a more mature version of the classic friendship bracelet concept. Combine the colors of your choice and add some charms to update these braided bangles to suit your current style.
    Revamped Friendship Bracelet
  5. Rhinestone Friendship Ring - If bracelets aren't your thing, then why not make a ring? This cute and clever project shows you how to make friendship bracelets for your fingers! This macrame masterpiece is perfect for a summer cocktail party.
    Rhinestone Friendship Ring
  6. Colorful Leather Friendship Bracelets - If embroidery floss is too flimsy for your liking, then try making friendship bracelets using leather cord as a base, as this project demonstrates. The leather cord gives them a bit more maturity, as well as more structure. Make them in a variety of colors and wear them stacked for the full effect.
    Colorful Leather Friendship Bracelets
  7. Simple Square Knot Friendship Bracelets - Make friendship bracelets that are low on effort but big on fun with this easy project. These colorful creations are perfect for bright and bold summer accessorizing. These sizzling square knot bracelets are perfect for stacking, so make a whole armful!
    Simple Square Knot Friendship Bracelets
  8. Colorful Braided Friendship Bracelets - Braid the rainbow with these easy friendship bracelets! A mix of embroidery floss, bead trim, and charms, these friendship bracelets have loads of character and personality. Add a splash of color to your outfit with these bracelets.
    Colorful Braided Friendship Bracelets

9 Macrame Bracelet Patterns: How to Make Friendship Bracelets

Looking for more traditional friendship bracelet patterns? Learn how to make friendship bracelets in the traditional sense with a collection we call 15 Macrame Bracelet Patterns: How to Make Friendship Bracelets.



Free projects, giveaways, exclusive partner offers, and more straight to your inbox!
You Might Like
Learn more about RevenueStripe...

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Project of the Day

Grecian Princess Crystal Bracelet

This Grecian Princess Crystal Bracelet has the elegance of gold with the sparkle of sapphire to create a beautiful and refined beaded… Continue reading: "Grecian Princess Crystal Bracelet"

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE your favorite projects
  • ADD personal reminder notes
  • QUICKLY reference your projects


Connect With Us

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Twitter
Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Do Not Sell My Personal Information Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

I Love It