Why are there notches on the Strand Styler?
The notches are there to hold the Strand Bands in place and make your braiding and weaving easier.
Why is there a suction cup on the back of the Strand Styler?
The suction cup helps secure and hold the styler firmly in place when using it on a tabletop.
What can I do with my left over strands?
Smaller, left over pieces are great for making rings and tassels, please visit our tutorials for ideas and inspirations.
How long should I make the length of my strands for the cobra stitch?
We recommend 18” length for the inner strand and 48” for the outer strand. If you do not have a ruler you can wrap the strands around your wrist 3 times for the inner strands and 8 times for the outer strands.
Why is the inner stand length shorter than the outer strands?
The inner strands go into the center of the style for the cobra and will always remain that length. The outer strands need to be longer because they are used for weaving.
Why is my braid or weave not even?
Be sure to always pull your braid or weave consistently through out the entire process.
Why is my cobra stitch looking more like knots?
Be careful not to pull too tightly, this can make the weave look like a knot.
How long should I make the strands for a Zippy bracelet?
We recommend the inner strands be 18 inches and the outer strand 48 inches.