Looking for some new paracord projects? Paracord is a versatile tool, so you’ll love trying out these paracord knots & ideas. Keep reading for the complete list!
Paracord Projects | Useful Paracord Knots and Ideas
Paracord is now the more common term for parachute cord. As a homesteader, I hope you’ve encountered this amazing rope that is useful for survival scenarios and self-sufficiency. Having this on your person at all times can potentially save your life. Still not convinced? Here are just a few reasons why paracord is an essential tool for homesteaders:
- Smooth to the touch for comfort
- Will not break unless cut
- Easy to cut with a sharp blade
- Inner thread can be used when needed
That list is enough reason for me to always have paracord handy. Now that you know why paracord is beneficial, try these projects, knots, and paracord ideas!
Before we go into all the paracord projects, it’s very important to know some paracord knots. You never know when the right knot might save your life. See more here.
Now that you know some knots, how about a couple of hitches? Read more here.
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No knife, no problem. Here’s a technique you can use in case you’re caught without one. See how here.
Check out this easy-to-follow tutorial that ensures you’ll have about 8-12 feet of paracord when you need it most. Get the tutorial here.
This paracord project is stylish and functional. Get the steps here.
Why make just one kind of paracord bracelet when you can have more? Get the list of paracord projects here.
Is your watchband wearing out? Try this cool DIY project with paracord. Check it out here.
Tools and weapons won’t ever slip through your hand if you make this DIY gear wrap. Tutorial here.
Now that you have your gear covered, don’t forget about a knife grip. Check it out here.
Here’s a cool DIY keychain that has a hidden compartment. How cool is that? See it here.
Also read: 80 Uses for A Paracord
Vapor Pens are all the rage these days, but they can be awfully expensive. If you’re prone to being forgetful or clumsy, this Vapor Pen lanyard will keep your loving chemical brother safe and snug around your neck. Continue reading here.
When you’re out in the wild and need to hunt for food, this DIY snare trap will help you out.
Did you know you can also use paracord for self-defense? Make your own weapon, a giant monkey fist.
14. DIY Paracord Wallet Project
A wallet out of paracord? That is just amazing!
Even your furry friend can have his own paracord accessory. See how you can make a dog collar using paracord here.
16. Hammock Chair Paracord Project
When you just want to relax, this paracord hammock chair will be perfect. Watch the video for the tutorial!
Also check out my favorite Stone Mountain Hammock.
You’ll never have tangled headphones ever again. The best thing about this paracord project is, you don’t have to make a single knot. See it here.
Not paracord headphones but these zipper earphones are another answer to your tangled earphones debacle.
18. Paracord Bullwhip
If you’re a homesteader, you know that sometimes a whip can come in handy. See how you can make one with paracord. Tutorial here.
19. Ring Paracord Project
It’s really amazing what you can make with paracord. You can even try your skill in making a DIY ring.
20. Paracord Pouch Project
Need something to hold your phone or put your valuables in? This pouch is not only cute, but it’s useful in an emergency or survival situation. Check it out here.
21. Paracord Earring Knots
This is just beautiful. I’d like it in blue, please. See how you can make it here.
22. De’Ana Star Paracord Project
Want to try making a star? Just follow this video tutorial.
23. Paracord Sandals Project
Now this has truly surprised me. A footwear you can make out of paracord is so much lighter than what you can buy at stores. See it here.
24. Cow Hitched Paracord Pouch
Carry your water bottle with ease in your very own paracord pouch. It’s not as complicated as you think.
25. Paracord Headband Project
Whoever said you can’t be stylish and prepared at the same time? This DIY headband is both beautiful and practical. Get the tutorial here.
Got time for one more? Try this Mad Max Snake Knot Paracord Bracelet Tutorial from The Weavers of Eternity Paracord Tutorials:
What paracord projects will you try today? Let us know below in the comments!