Paracord Keychain

By | December 2, 2014

A Paracord Keychain has multiple uses, not only is it a neat keychain. Just unwind it and you have a few feet of paracord. You can use it to replace your shoelace if it breaks. Tie your trunk closed, or as a belt if yours breaks. Paracord is the ultimate accessory, it looks cool and is strong with a breaking strength of more than 550 pounds. Try more great Paracord Projects, and learn all the Paracord Knots.

Make a Paracord Keychain, you will need these Paracord Supplies, about 3 ft of paracord, a key ring, Scissors, and Lighter. You can make a 2 color Paracord Keychain, by melting 2 pieces of Paracord together. Once you have all your supplies. Attach the Paracord to the Key ring, like in the Picture below. Adjust the length you want your DNA Paracord Keychain to be, then start your with your first Paracord Braid. Keep your braids tight, and pull the Paracord ends evenly.

paracord Keychain instructions

Lay the first piece of Paracord across.

paracord Keychain instructions

Bring the second piece of Paracord over the top of the first, around the back and up through the hole make by the first piece of paracord. Then pull it tight.

paracord Keychain instructions

Now bring the second piece of Paracord across, is should be the other color.

paracord Keychain instructions

Now bring the first piece of Paracord over the top of the first around the back of the keychain, and up through the hole.

paracord Keychain instructions

Then the second piece over the top of the first piece of Paracord, around the back, and up through the hole.

paracord Keychain instructions

Lay the first piece of Paracord across.

paracord Keychain instructions

Now bring the second over the top of the first, round the back and up through the hole made by the first piece of paracord. The paracord keychain should start to twist.

paracord Keychain instructions

Continue the Braid until you have 1 inch of paracord loop at the top, then cut and melt the left over paracord tails, and your Paracord Bracelet should look like this.

Paracord Keychain

Next learn How to make a Paracord Bracelet, or get a Custom Paracord Bracelet.