How to Create a Zebra Body Charm From Rainbow Looms

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How to Create a Zebra Body Charm From Rainbow Looms
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This is the pattern for the zebra that we will be following today. I will take closer pictures as we move through the steps

This is the pattern for the zebra that we will be following today. I will take closer pictures as we move through the steps

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Get your loom and bands ready, you will need about 212 bands for the Zebra today. Let's get started

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1st we will be making the legs and tail.

1st we will be making the legs and tail.

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Place 3 white bands

Place 3 white bands

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Place 3 black bands

Place 3 black bands

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Place 3 white bands

Place 3 white bands

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Place 3 black bands

Place 3 black bands

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Place 3 white bands

Place 3 white bands

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Place 3 black bands

Place 3 black bands

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Place the last 3 white bands

Place the last 3 white bands

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Take 1 grey band and wrap it around the hook 3 times.

Take 1 grey band and wrap it around the hook 3 times.

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Turn the loom around. Reach in the last peg and grab the 3 white bands. If you don't get all three at once it's ok.

Turn the loom around. Reach in the last peg and grab the 3 white bands. If you don't get all three at once it's ok.

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Loop it forward.

Loop it forward.

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Continue your way up the loom. Pull the first leg off the loom.

Continue your way up the loom. Pull the first leg off the loom.

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Here is our 1st leg. Let's make 3 more. Go back and follow the steps if you need to.

Here is our 1st leg. Let's make 3 more. Go back and follow the steps if you need to.

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You can put the next 3 legs on your room at the same time.

You can put the next 3 legs on your room at the same time.

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With all 4 legs done let's work on the tail, nose and ears.

With all 4 legs done let's work on the tail, nose and ears.

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Place 1 white and black band, this is going to be the tail.

Place 1 white and black band, this is going to be the tail.

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Place another white and black band

Place another white and black band

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Place 3 white bands

Place 3 white bands

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Place 4 white bands

Place 4 white bands

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Turn your loom around and reach for the 3 white bands.

Turn your loom around and reach for the 3 white bands.

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Loop them forward and count our up the row. Not looping the last set of white bands is going to leave us with a fluffy tail.

Loop them forward and count our up the row. Not looping the last set of white bands is going to leave us with a fluffy tail.

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Place 3 black bands some where on your loom. This is going to be the nose.

Place 3 black bands some where on your loom. This is going to be the nose.

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Place 4 white bands

Place 4 white bands

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Place 4 black bands

Place 4 black bands

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Take 1 black band and wrap it around your hook twice. Take a 2nd one and do the same thing.

Take 1 black band and wrap it around your hook twice. Take a 2nd one and do the same thing.

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Place those two bands at the end. These are going to act like a capping band for our nose.

Place those two bands at the end. These are going to act like a capping band for our nose.

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Place two separate sets of 1 white and black band. These are going to be our ears.

Place two separate sets of 1 white and black band. These are going to be our ears.

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Take 1 white band and wrap it around each ear 3 times.

Take 1 white band and wrap it around each ear 3 times.

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Turn your loom around and Reach in one of the ears and loop the two bands forward.

Turn your loom around and Reach in one of the ears and loop the two bands forward.

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Just like this. Do the same thing to the other ear.

Just like this. Do the same thing to the other ear.

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Now let's loop the nose. Reach in and grab the 1st set of bands and loop them forward. Continue for the next 2 bands.

Now let's loop the nose. Reach in and grab the 1st set of bands and loop them forward. Continue for the next 2 bands.

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Now that we have the tail,ears and nose looped let's take them off our loom.

Now that we have the tail,ears and nose looped let's take them off our loom.

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Here are the ears, nose and tail

Here are the ears, nose and tail

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Now let's start working on the head and then the body

Now let's start working on the head and then the body

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Place 2 black bands from the center to the right and left.

Place 2 black bands from the center to the right and left.

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Place 2 black bands up the middle.

Place 2 black bands up the middle.

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Place a row of white bands across the black. Each set will have 2 white bands.

Place a row of white bands across the black. Each set will have 2 white bands.

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Place 2 black bands on the left and right.

Place 2 black bands on the left and right.

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Grab your nose

Grab your nose

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Place it in the middle

Place it in the middle

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Place a set of 3 white bands on the next row.

Place a set of 3 white bands on the next row.

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Place 2 black bands from the left to the center and from the right to the center. Let's go ahead and put on the ears before we move to the body

Place 2 black bands from the left to the center and from the right to the center. Let's go ahead and put on the ears before we move to the body

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Go to the top of the head and place 1 ear here.

Go to the top of the head and place 1 ear here.

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Go to the other side and place the other ear. Let's move on two the body.

Go to the other side and place the other ear. Let's move on two the body.

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Here is the body layout

Here is the body layout

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Place 4 white bands in the middle

Place 4 white bands in the middle

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Place 4 more white bands

Place 4 more white bands

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Place 2 black bands to the left and 2 to the right. We will be using 2 bands on each placement

Place 2 black bands to the left and 2 to the right. We will be using 2 bands on each placement

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Place 2 black bands down the middle

Place 2 black bands down the middle

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Place a set of 2 white bands on the next row. That is 6 bands total

Place a set of 2 white bands on the next row. That is 6 bands total

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Do a row of black

Do a row of black

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And then a row of white

And then a row of white

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And then another row of black

And then another row of black

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Do the last row of white

Do the last row of white

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Place 2 black bands from the left to the center and from the right to the center

Place 2 black bands from the left to the center and from the right to the center

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Here is what the body should look like

Here is what the body should look like

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Grab your tail and put it on the very last peg in the center

Grab your tail and put it on the very last peg in the center

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Grab one leg and put it here

Grab one leg and put it here

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Put another leg on the other side

Put another leg on the other side

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Go up near the neck and shoulder and put one here

Go up near the neck and shoulder and put one here

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And put the last leg on the other side

And put the last leg on the other side

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With the legs and tail attached all we have left to place is the capping bands

With the legs and tail attached all we have left to place is the capping bands

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Place when black band across these two pegs

Place when black band across these two pegs

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Take one white band and make an upside down triangle

Take one white band and make an upside down triangle

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Take one black band and make another upside down triangle

Take one black band and make another upside down triangle

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Take one white band doubled and make the last upside down triangle on the face

Take one white band doubled and make the last upside down triangle on the face

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Take one white band and place it across the legs

Take one white band and place it across the legs

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Take two black bands and make an upside down triangle

Take two black bands and make an upside down triangle

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Take two white bandss and make another upside down triangle

Take two white bandss and make another upside down triangle

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Take two black bands and make another upside down triangle

Take two black bands and make another upside down triangle

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Grab two more white bands and make another upside down triangle

Grab two more white bands and make another upside down triangle

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Grab one of black band and place it across the legs this will be the last capping band

Grab one of black band and place it across the legs this will be the last capping band

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Let's turn our loom around and start looping. I am not going to every step of the looping. It is pretty start forward just like a triple single.

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Reach into the peg of the tail and grab the black bands and white bands. Loop them forward.

Reach into the peg of the tail and grab the black bands and white bands. Loop them forward.

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Loop up the left side

Loop up the left side

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Loop up the middle

Loop up the middle

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Loop up the right side

Loop up the right side

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Loop the last two black bands of the body.

Loop the last two black bands of the body.

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Loop up the neck. Be careful,since we have 4 bands in each set it is ok to loop 2 bands at a time so you don't break your hook.

Loop up the neck. Be careful,since we have 4 bands in each set it is ok to loop 2 bands at a time so you don't break your hook.

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Loop the three bands from the next

Loop the three bands from the next

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Loop up the left side

Loop up the left side

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Loop up the right side

Loop up the right side

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Loop up the middle. It's okay to go over the nose

Loop up the middle. It's okay to go over the nose

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Loop the last two sets of black bands to close off the head.

Loop the last two sets of black bands to close off the head.

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Grab one last black band and make a slipknot.

Grab one last black band and make a slipknot.

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Pull it snug. Now it's time to take out zebra off the loom. Be careful when you do this and take your time.

Pull it snug. Now it's time to take out zebra off the loom. Be careful when you do this and take your time.

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He will look like this when you take him off. Stretch him out a little bit.

He will look like this when you take him off. Stretch him out a little bit.

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Here is a side view of your finished zebra.

Here is a side view of your finished zebra.

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And here is a front view.

And here is a front view.

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I hope you all stuck with me through this guide and made yourself a cute little zebra. Thank you for asking me to make this guide for you 😃 it was a lot of fun. See you again soon!!!

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