Are you bored and looking for something fun to do? Why not try out paracord projects. There are so many fun things you can make using paracord. Projects like these are cheap and can also last a long time due to their sturdy build.
In this article, we have put together 40 DIY paracord projects that you can make from the comfort of your home using supplies that you already have. Are you ready to make something fun? Let’s go!
1. DIY Mad Max Style Paracord Bracelet
Here’s an amazing DIY paracord project for Mad Max fans. In this tutorial, the creator shows you how to make a Mad Max-style bracelet using a paracord. I must say, this bracelet is beautiful and different from the ones I have been seeing. You should check it out.
2. DIY Paracord Bracelet And Monkey Fist
This is one of those tutorials that teach you how to make two things in one video. You will learn how to make a paracord bracelet and a monkey fist! Both crafts are super easy to DIY with the right materials handy. The best part is, you do not need to spend much to make both of them.
3. DIY Quick Paracord Bracelet
Have you ever tried making a paracord bracelet in the past and it took forever to get the hang of it? I completely understand your pain. This tutorial however isn’t one of those long ones, here the creator shows you how to make a quick paracord bracelet in one minute.
4. Paracord Person Zipper Pull Keychain Tutorial
The making process of this paracord person zipper pull isn’t as hard as it may seem. It basically involves a diamond knot and a snake knot. The video tutorial is well explained. Feel free to replay the video if you are not understanding the process.
5. DIY Paracord Hammock
Sometimes we just want to chill outdoors, that’s where this tutorial comes in. It is a DIY paracord hammock that looks great but might take some time to make. You are also going to need a lot of paracords which means more money! Regardless, this is a fun DIY paracord project to make.
6. DIY Paracord Basket
You can make one of these for your flower vases or make one for your office pen, pencil, and other things that would fit in. This tutorial involves a 16 step process that will show you how to make a DIY paracord basket.
7. Paracord Snake DIY
I really think this is a great way to scare off animals from your garden. If you do not think so, you can just make this paracord snake for the fun of it. The making process is pretty much straightforward and easy to follow. You should check it out.
8. DIY Paracord Hammer Holder
Your hammer would never fall off your hand again thanks to this amazing paracord innovation. It is simple to knot and cheap to make. For this project, you will obviously need a paracord and then tools like a plier, paracord needle, and scissors.
9. DIY Paracord Ring
Don’t think of using this to propose to your girlfriend or boyfriend, (they’ll be so mad!) Regardless, I think this is a lovely paracord ring that kids, teens, and even older people can wear for fashion or fun. The making process is basic.
10. King Cobra Paracord Ring
In this tutorial, the creator uses a classic cobra knot to make a really amazing paracord ring. The tricky part is determining the perfect size of the ring, but, I’m sure you’ll understand the concept. The rest is pretty much easy.
11. How To Make A Paracord Cross
It’s amazing the things you can craft out of paracord, this right here is a tutorial that will teach you how to make a paracord cross using the famous snake knot. You’ll need about 6 ft of cord for this paracord cross. Have fun making this for yourself.
12. DIY Paracord Belt
Here’s another fun DIY paracord project to check out. In this tutorial, the creator will show you how to make a very durable paracord belt. You will need a plier, a roller buckle, a 100 ft paracord, scissors, and something to measure with. You can check out the complete making process in the video above.
13. DIY Paracord Camera Strap
Did your camera’s strap recently become bad? Not to worry, there’s a perfect solution. Instead of buying another expensive camera strap, you can save yourself a whole lot of money by making this DIY paracord camera strap. You can use any color you want. The making process is easy to follow.
14. DIY Paracord Headbands
The ladies are not left out of the paracord project fun. As I said, there are lots and lots of things that can be done with a paracord. This headband is cheap and easy to make. Feel free to make as many colors as you wish. You should consider the head size before finishing up the headband.
15. DIY Paracord Camera Neck Strap
Now, this is beautiful. Here’s another paracord craft for the photographers. Unlike the previous strap for the hand, this one is long enough to be hung around the neck, it is also very sturdy, so you don’t have to worry about your camera falling off while hanging on your neck. I would highly recommend this project.
16. Paracord Water Bottle Holder DIY
What I love most about this craft is the use of different colors. If made rightly, you would be able to fit almost any water bottle in it. It’s perfect for those sports days when you do not feel like carrying a big bag around.
17. DIY Paracord Keychain
Here is one of my favorite projects on the list. The creator used a measuring tape, keyring, scissors, lighter, paracord, and hex nuts for this keychain. After understanding the making process, feel free to make as many as you want.
18. DIY Paraflat Man
If your knives or zipper pulls are feeling lonely, feel free to make one of these to spruce them up. In the tutorial, the creator starts off by showing all the twists and turns needed to make the DIY Paraflat man. I must say, the process is satisfying to follow.,
19. Paracord Buddy Keychain Tutorial
Everyone seems to be using keychains with little teddy bears, and other things. If you are like me who doesn’t like following the crowd and you want to make something different, check out this paracord buddy keychain tutorial and thank me later.
20. DIY Paracord Lighter Wrap
This is yet another paracord craft that blew me away! Who knew normal lighters could look so beautiful! This tutorial shows you how to make a DIY paracord lighter wrap like a pro. But be sure to use pretty colors that will bring out the beauty.
21. DIY Paracord Survival Belt
Here’s another paracord belt you can make in your spare time, ignore the color seen above, I am not a fan of bright colors either. Feel free to substitute black or any other color of your choosing. The making process is very easy to follow, however, you will need a lot of paracords.
22. DIY Paracord Survival Bracelet
I didn’t have to stare at this DIY paracord survival bracelet twice before realizing that I needed one. For the materials, you will need a paracord and plastic side release buckle. For the tools, you will need scissors, lighter, and a ruler or a tape measure.
23. Braided Necklace DIY
If you are a guy reading this, I think you should most definitely consider making this as a gift for your girlfriend, after giving her, tell her you actually made it yourself (thank me later). And also, make sure you use her favorite colors. The making process might take a while but will be worth it.
24. DIY Paracord Vase
Are the flower vases in your house looking old? Do you want to bring them to life without having to spend money buying new vases? This is the guide to check out. In this tutorial, the creator teaches how to beautifully wrap a vase with a paracord. Remember to consider your interior decor before choosing colors to use.
25. DIY Paracord Slim Bracelet
Here’s yet another DIY paracord project to check out. It is a thin-line Solomon bar bracelet. For this tutorial, you will need 6 ft and one 3 ft length paracord. The video has no sound telling you what to do, but the demonstrations are very precise.
26. Paracord Heart Shaped Keychain DIY
This would make a perfect gift for someone you love. You can as well decide to make it for yourself. It is a paracord heart-shaped keychain that everyone around you would love at first sight. The making process is not so hard, a couple of twists and turns and you are good to go.
27. DIY E.T Alien Paracord Buddy
Imagine having your very own alien paracord buddy, cool right? Well, in this tutorial, after giving us a little scare at the intro, the creator then shows the process of making an alien using a paracord. You should check it out if you are into Sci-fi.
28. How To Make A Monkey’s Fist With No Marble
The first thing you would probably notice about this monkey fist is the ravishing beauty! This paracord monkey fist is made without using a marble in the center which is great. The making process is easy to follow and won’t require tools.
29. DIY Paracord Wallet
This wallet was made with approximately 28’ of gutted paracord. The first step to making one of these is measuring the size of money that will go in the wallet, then flat iron the cord. The weaving is the next step and then finishing.
30. DIY Paracord Bullwhip
So, this is one paracord project that needs a lot of materials for the making process. In the creator’s list, you’ll find duct tape, paracord, measuring tape, 1 big nail, and so much more. The making process is broken down properly for your understanding. You won’t have a hard time making this.
31. DIY Paracord Wrap
Are you looking for the perfect wrap for your axe, cutlass, or any tool that would probably need wrapping? If yes, then check this out. This tutorial will show you how to make a beautiful-looking wrap using paracord. Your tool should feel a whole lot better when you grab it after making this.
32. Simple Paracord Bracelet DIY
The making process of this bracelet is quite easy to follow. For the materials, you will need a paracord and a buckle, you will also need a pair of scissors, a ruler, and a lighter. I think black would be a great color to use for this DIY paracord bracelet.
33. How To Make A Paracord Cube Ring
In this video tutorial, the creator shows how to make a paracord cube ring using yellow, blue, green, and red paracord, you can use any color you like. The making is a bit trickish but I am sure you will get the hang of it eventually.
34. DIY Simple Sliding Paracord Bracelet
This is called the simple sliding paracord bracelet due to how easily it slides off the hands. It can fit almost any hand and it is actually one of the easiest DIY paracord projects to make.
35. How To Make A Paracord Rosary
Your rosary can look different from others thanks to this amazing DIY paracord project. It might take some time to get the hang of the making process but you’ll get it eventually. For the materials, you will need scissors, lighter, and 25 ft of paracord.
36. DIY Paracord Dog Collar
Your dog shouldn’t be left out of the fun. Thinking of buying a new collar for your dog? Just before you do, check out this lovely tutorial that shows you how to make a DIY paracord dog collar. Your dog won’t be able to destroy the collar if made correctly.
37. DIY Paracord Watch Band
Ladies and gentlemen, here is my most favorite of all the DIY paracord projects listed in this article. This tutorial will show you how to make a paracord watch band, trust me, this is like nothing you have ever seen before. The best part is you get to use any color of your choosing.
38. Paracord Baby Toy Clip
While researching for amazing DIY paracord projects, I stumbled upon this beauty for toddlers. You will need these supplies; suspender clips, scissors, paracord in different colors, a wood-burning tool, or a lighter. After gathering all these, the rest is very easy.
39. DIY Paracord Woven Stool
Here’s another fun thing that you can make for your home especially if you have a stool whose top has fallen off. Simply take off the wooden top completely and use this tutorial to learn how to make a DIY paracord woven stool. Feel free to use any color of your choice.
40. How To Make A Paracord Pouch
I found a tutorial that will teach you how to make a beautiful paracord pouch. For the supplies you are going to need; scissors, a lighter, Altoids tins, and a couple of other materials. The making process starts with taking measurements and then braiding.
The best part about DIY paracord projects is that you can use your favorite color in the making process. That’s it, folks, we have come to the end of this article, if you loved it, do us a favor by sharing it with your loved ones who are into paracord projects. Thanks for stopping by!