Paracord Planet Blog

Craft. Create. Customize

Craft. Create. Customize

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Aug 16th 2019

Since it's beginning, Paracord Planet's slogan has been "Craft. Create. Customize." Why did we choose that catchphrase as part of our moniker? We see paracord as one of … read more
Paracord Planet Photo of the Month

Paracord Planet Photo of the Month

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Aug 9th 2019

Many of you travel to interesting places. In fact, some of you LIVE in locations that are pretty darn beautiful! Wherever you live, work, play, or volunteer, we want to … read more
Can Paracord be Fashionable?

Can Paracord be Fashionable?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Jul 25th 2019

In a recent post about the Meaning of Paracord Bracelets, we talked about how paracord has usually represented the toughness of the American military—to the point that s … read more
History and Meaning of the Paracord Bracelet

History and Meaning of the Paracord Bracelet

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Jul 18th 2019

While paracord bracelets started as a military trend, they have since exploded in popularity and diversity. Many now wonder, "What did the paracord bracelet originally m … read more
Which Fid?

Which Fid?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Jul 11th 2019

What Is a Fid? When I first started crafting with paracord, I had no idea what a paracord fid was. For those of you who find yourself in the same boat as I was, the c … read more
Why You Suck at Making Paracord Bracelets

Why You Suck at Making Paracord Bracelets

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Jun 13th 2019

Today's blog is the opposite of a pep talk. Today we're talking about why your paracord bracelets are. . . less than perfect. But the goal is not to bring you d … read more
How to Finish Paracord Ends

How to Finish Paracord Ends

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on May 30th 2019

One question we hear a lot is: "How do I finish off paracord ends?" So whether you are a complete newbie to paracord crafting or just looking at ways to improve your ski … read more
Uses for Coreless Paracord

Uses for Coreless Paracord

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on May 3rd 2019

Coreless paracord is paracord with the inner strands removed. While it is not as strong as 550 paracord, it has a lot of great uses, nonetheless. To get coreless par … read more
Real Paracord Stories

Real Paracord Stories

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Apr 18th 2019

Do people really use their paracord survival bracelets, or are they only worn by hiker and military wannabes? That's a fair question. It's surprisingly hard to find g … read more
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