How to Make a Box Gimp

(Not-SO-simple) way to make a box gimp. This is basically weaving but building upward.

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How to Make a Box Gimp
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First, gather your supplies.

First, gather your supplies.

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Next, cut to strings the same length. They can be how ever long you would like.

Next, cut to strings the same length. They can be how ever long you would like.

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3
Line them up, and cut off the ends to even them out. (You will no longer need the scissors after this step.)

Line them up, and cut off the ends to even them out. (You will no longer need the scissors after this step.)

4
Cross the strings down the middle. Fold them if you are unsure if they cross in the middle. (Dose not need to be exact.)

Cross the strings down the middle. Fold them if you are unsure if they cross in the middle. (Dose not need to be exact.)

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Pick them up.

Pick them up.

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This is where it gets a little tricky. Watch closely/look closely. Replay videos until you understand. (Please excuse the background noise a.k.a the music. I concentrate better with it playing sorry!)

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Take the string that is on the bottom and make a loop. Do the same with the other.

Take the string that is on the bottom and make a loop. Do the same with the other.

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Then, take the opposite colored string and SKIP THE FIRST LOOP and put it through the other. Do the same with the other remembering to SKIP THE FIRST LOOP on the other side.

Then, take the opposite colored string and SKIP THE FIRST LOOP and put it through the other. Do the same with the other remembering to SKIP THE FIRST LOOP on the other side.

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Now pull all four strings in different directions.

Now pull all four strings in different directions.

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I understand this may be challenging. I didn't get it when I first learned. I tried to make this as simple as possible.

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You are now repeating steps 7 & 8.

You are now repeating steps 7 & 8.

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It should look like this.

It should look like this.

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You do steps 7 & 8 until you have a short amount of string left.

You do steps 7 & 8 until you have a short amount of string left.

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Tie a tight double knot when finished to keep it from unraveling.

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And.....

And.....

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Ta-da!

Ta-da!

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