How to Organize String Lights

An easy way to wrap up string lights when not in use. This guide can also be used for other things as well such as rope, extension cords, and other cables.

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How to Organize String Lights
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Supplies.

Supplies.

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Take two rubber bands and place one of them on top of the other.

Take two rubber bands and place one of them on top of the other.

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Take your finger and go underneath the rubber band at the bottom.

Take your finger and go underneath the rubber band at the bottom.

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Pull the top rubber band halfway through the bottom one.

Pull the top rubber band halfway through the bottom one.

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It should look like this.

It should look like this.

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Now take the bottom rubber band and pull it through the top one halfway.

Now take the bottom rubber band and pull it through the top one halfway.

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Like this.

Like this.

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It should kinda look like a plump Star of David if you did it right.

It should kinda look like a plump Star of David if you did it right.

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Now take your thumb and forefinger and place them in opposite arms of the "star" and then pull them in opposite directions. Repeat steps 2-9 for the other two rubber bands.

Now take your thumb and forefinger and place them in opposite arms of the "star" and then pull them in opposite directions. Repeat steps 2-9 for the other two rubber bands.

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💥BAM💥 You now have two homemade bungee cords!

💥BAM💥 You now have two homemade bungee cords!

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Now take one of your homemade bungee cords and place in the middle of your wrapped lights.

Now take one of your homemade bungee cords and place in the middle of your wrapped lights.

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Pull the bottom part of the cord underneath the lights. Make sure to hold on to the top of the cord so that it doesn't slip out from under the lights.

Pull the bottom part of the cord underneath the lights. Make sure to hold on to the top of the cord so that it doesn't slip out from under the lights.

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Now take the bottom part of the cord and feed the end of the lights into it.

Now take the bottom part of the cord and feed the end of the lights into it.

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Now take the top part of the cord and feed the end of the lights into it as well.

Now take the top part of the cord and feed the end of the lights into it as well.

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It should look like this.

It should look like this.

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Now take your other cord and do the same on the opposite side of the lights.

Now take your other cord and do the same on the opposite side of the lights.

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This time take the other end of the lights and pull it out from of the coils.

This time take the other end of the lights and pull it out from of the coils.

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Pull the cord completely over the outlet portion. This allows it to stay more secure.

Pull the cord completely over the outlet portion. This allows it to stay more secure.

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✨And your done!✨

✨And your done!✨

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What it looks like on the other side.

What it looks like on the other side.

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Everything stays in place 😊

Everything stays in place 😊

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They hang very nicely too!

They hang very nicely too!

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Hope you liked my guide! Let me know if this guide works for you and stay tuned for more guides!

Hope you liked my guide! Let me know if this guide works for you and stay tuned for more guides!

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