Paracord Planet Blog
Why "Type 1" Is the Most Useful Paracord
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Jan 31st 2020
Of all the sizes of paracord, 550 often steals the show. It's wide enough to be strong, yet narrow enough to be flexible. But there are other sizes of paracord ou … read more
5 Essential Skills for the Beginning Paracord Crafter
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Jan 23rd 2020
If you are new to making things out of paracord, you might be unaware of how many great resources there are on the internet for project ideas, tutorials, and places to bu … read more
Can Paracord Really Save Your Life?
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Jan 16th 2020
Paracord can save your life. This statement has been misunderstood by so many people. The same people that would never be caught without their paracord bracelet … read more
How to Tie a Slip Knot
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Nov 22nd 2019
There is some confusion around the term "slip knot." Knot tiers often get this knot confused with various sliding knots such as a midshipman's hitch, which is more accur … read more
What Tools Do I Need for Paracord Crafting?
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Nov 15th 2019
When starting any hobby, it can be difficult to decide whether or not to rush out and buy the best quality tools right away. This is a dilemma for many beginner paracord … read more
I Know What You Did Last Summer
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Oct 31st 2019
This last summer has been great. Way up north in Fargo, ND, we saw warm weather (Yes, it does get above freezing here.), street fairs, fishing, biking, and many other ou … read more
Which Buckle Size Should I Use?
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Oct 18th 2019
"I'm making a paracord bracelet. What buckle size do I need?" This is one of the most common questions we get asked. If you're a beginner crafter, you might be wond … read more
Why You Should Start Paracord Crafting
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Oct 4th 2019
Of all the hobbies out there, why choose paracord crafting? We're glad you asked. It's Easy to Start I cannot think of another hobby with such low startup … read more
What Else Does Paracord Planet Sell?
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Sep 27th 2019
Paracord Planet sells paracord, but we don't only sell paracord and paracord supplies. In addition to paracord hardware, we also have a ton of other crafting items from … read more
How to Make Your First Paracord Bracelet
Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Sep 19th 2019
If you've never made a paracord bracelet before, and don't consider yourself very crafty, you might be scared to try for fear of failure. We'll, I've got some good news … read more