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5 Reasons to Pack Paracord on Your Next Camping Trip

5 Reasons to Pack Paracord on Your Next Camping Trip

Posted by Luke on Jun 14th 2018

There's no shortage of blog articles telling you why you need paracord in survival situations. They say, "You can use it as fishing line, or a tourniquet, or even a suture!"(if anyon … read more
Hangin' with Treenet Willy

Hangin' with Treenet Willy

Posted by Luke on May 24th 2018

Remember the Moab Monkeys who built that paracord spacenet spanning a deep canyon in Utah? We've found someone who makes—and sells—paracord space nets. In fact, he's soon g … read more
Wrap It All! The 25 Best Paracord Handle Wraps

Wrap It All! The 25 Best Paracord Handle Wraps

Posted by Luke on May 8th 2018

One of our most popular posts here at Paracord Planet is Wrap It: 5 Ways to Wrap a Handle with Paracord. To celebrate the arrival of our new coreless paracord, we thought it was time t … read more
Knot Interested: A Primer on Knotting

Knot Interested: A Primer on Knotting

Posted by Luke on May 1st 2018

If paracord does not seem like a useful survival and repair tool to you, chances are your knowledge of knots is lacking. STOP! Don't leave now just because you feel insulted or think k … read more
Paracord: What is it?

Paracord: What is it?

Posted by Luke on Mar 12th 2018

So you've heard everyone talking about paracord and you want to know what it's all about. Or maybe you have friends who keep asking you how paracord is a hobby. Either way, keep reading. A Br … read more
5 Unique Paracord Projects

5 Unique Paracord Projects

Posted by Brita on Jan 25th 2018

There are millions of paracord tutorials for bracelets, lanyards, and key chains. If you're an experienced crafter, you've probably looked at most of them. Do you feel like you've run out of typical p … read more
5 Places to Find Paracord Project Inspiration

5 Places to Find Paracord Project Inspiration

Posted by Brita on Sep 29th 2017

As the weather begins to cool down and we start to spend more time inside, many of us turn to crafting with paracord to keep ourselves busy. I know that sometimes when I craft with paracord, I hit a w … read more
Paracord for Outdoor Sports

Paracord for Outdoor Sports

Posted by Lauri on Jul 7th 2017

Who's happy it's summer? I can assure you, 99.99% of the people in the Midwest sure are! It means getting back outside after a long winter, opening up resorts, golfing, and getting back to lake … read more
Memorial Day: How to Make a Paracord Poppy

Memorial Day: How to Make a Paracord Poppy

Posted by Lauri on May 26th 2017

With Memorial Day right around the corner, it's important to remember why we celebrate it. While it's fun to have an extra day off work and be outside, it's also about remembering those who foug … read more
Shock Cord: Why it's awesome and what to use it for

Shock Cord: Why it's awesome and what to use it for

Posted by Lauri on Apr 21st 2017

Picture this: you're moving to a brand new house and have boxes in the back of your truck. Suddenly you hit a bump you didn't see coming. Everything shifts. You pull over only to discover your a … read more