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Knot Interested: Going Loopy

Knot Interested: Going Loopy

Posted by Luke on Jun 7th 2018

Welcome to part 2 of our basic knot tying guide. In the first installment we covered some basic terminology used in the world of knotting. Now, in Part 2, we are coving the first of th … 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
How to Replace Drawstrings on Hoodies and Sweatpants

How to Replace Drawstrings on Hoodies and Sweatpants

Posted by Luke on Apr 17th 2018

If you are reading this right as it is posted, next week is Earth Week. This is a good time for us to think about how we are impacting our beautiful green planet. Regardless of your views … read more
Paracord People: Who will you make?

Paracord People: Who will you make?

Posted by Luke on Mar 27th 2018

Paracord People The basics: I have seen two kind of "paracord people" keychains. Of those, I am assuming that the cobra weave is the original design. Lately though, I have been seei … read more
Knot your Typical Mother's Day Gifts

Knot your Typical Mother's Day Gifts

Posted by Lauri on May 5th 2017

Mom. She was your first friend, your forever friend. She raised you, fed you, clothed you. Don't you think the woman dedicated to making you a good person should get one day dedicated just to he … read more
Stack 'Em: The 5 Thinnest Paracord Bracelets

Stack 'Em: The 5 Thinnest Paracord Bracelets

Posted by Lauri on Apr 28th 2017

Paracord bracelets. They're fun to wear, use, stack, and make. We know they're practical, great for prepers/survivalists, and crafters alike. But what about the fashionistas? Sometimes a par … read more

Paracord Gift Wrapping

Posted by Lauri on Dec 15th 2016

It's the giving time of year! Everyone is working hard to find the perfect gift for mom, brother, niece, grandma, etc. While I LOVE what comes next, not everyone does looks forward to all the pa … read more
Leftover Paracord Scraps? Try These 4 Things!

Leftover Paracord Scraps? Try These 4 Things!

Posted by Lauri on Jan 15th 2016

As a paracord crafter, this can often be one of the most annoying things: Not enough cord to make a King Cobra, and a frustrating amount of cord to just throw away. So what do you do with a … read more