Cloud Cover Tutorial

Suggested Aspect Ratio: 3.1


Cloud Cover is an excellent weave to use for jewelry and other decorative pieces. It also only uses on ring size.

1. To start, make a strand of four rings like below. Two tilted up, and two tilted down.

Free computer generated Cloud Cover tutorial on thechainmail101.com

2. Next, flip the leftmost ring (red) over.

Free computer generated Cloud Cover tutorial on thechainmail101.com

3. Do the same with the rightmost ring (red), but flip it up instead.

Free computer generated Cloud Cover tutorial on thechainmail101.com

4. Put a ring (red) through two rings (blue) that are laying the same way.

Free computer generated Cloud Cover tutorial on thechainmail101.com

5. Put a ring (red) through the two rings (blue) laying the other way.

Free computer generated Cloud Cover tutorial on thechainmail101.com

6. Keep making little bundles like these until you have as many as you want.

Free computer generated Cloud Cover tutorial on thechainmail101.com

7.Connect them by opening the leftmost ring (red) on one bundle, and putting it on the rightmost ring (blue) of a second bundle.

Free computer generated Cloud Cover tutorial on thechainmail101.com

The final product will look something like this.

Free computer generated Cloud Cover tutorial on thechainmail101.com

And that's it! Have fun weaving!


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