With fabric strips you can make beautiful braids of 3 and 4 strips, but if you want to make a statement you should try to make a braid with 5 strips of fabric; for example, you can use a large braid of 5 strips as a belt for a photo camera, and this idea was made by spoolandspoonblog that bring us an easy tutorial to make this braid.
This kind of braids can have multiple uses, for example: diadems, bracelets, necklaces and other accessories.
Braid of 5 strips
A braid made with 5 fabric strips can be a useful and original accessory if you can achieve a neat finish, as was made in this tutorial to make a belt for a photo camera.
Maybe this braid could have the appearance of a braid of 4 strip, but as you can see in the image the fifth strip is there, although you can´t see it with a naked eye.
If you want to see the complete tutorial to make this belt just click the link at the end of the article.
How to make a braid of 5 strips
There are several ways to make a braid with 5 strips of fabric:
And just following these images you can start practicing to make this kind of braid, and I hope you do it because it is a beautiful accessory. To see a full tutorial and images of how to make a braid of 5 strips just enter in kingsmerecrafts.
Link to a belt for a photo camera: spoolandspoonblog