Scoubidou (Boondoggle)

Scoubidou, a knotting and plaiting craft, which is also known as boondoggle. It is a simple plastic lacing craft using flat plastic lace called gimp, craftstrip, craftlace, lanyard which is weaved, braided or knotted to create interesting products.

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Craft Lacing Madness

Make fantastic creatures and crazy characters using the latest crafting craze known as scoubidous or boondoggle. by Francine Fittes - Paperback - Published 2006 Affiliate Link to Amazon


Craft Lacing Mania

Over 30 delightful and quirky figures, animals, jewelry, numbers, letters and miniature worlds to create with gimp thread. by Anouchka Galvani - Paperback - Published 2006

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Gimp Plastic Lacing 4-1/2 Yard 4-Pack: Glow In The Dark

Create bracelets, necklaces, lanyards, and so much more using Gimp plastic lacing.


Plastic Lace Crafts for Beginners

Groovy Gimp, Super Scoubidou and Beast Boondoggle. by Phyllis Damon , David Kominz - Paperback - Published 2013

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Rexlace Plastic Lace Pack-Primary

Includes: 450' of rexlace, 2 rings, 6 lanyard snaps & EZ gimper


Scoubidou: A Book of Lanyard & Lacing

12 amazing projects. by Klutz - Spiral-bound - Published 2007 Affiliate Link to Amazon

Boondoggle Instructions

A comprehensive site on learning to plait cord, which is also known a boondoggle. Stitches, projects, and tips here.

Knot - Square Stitch

Instructions with photos for the square stitch. Scoubiguide

Knot - Superbrick Stitch

Instructions and photos for the advanced knot, the superbrick stitch. Scoubiguide

Knot - Triangle Stitch

Instructions with photos for the triangle stitch. Scoubiguide

Lanyard - Lanyard Keychain

How to make a lanyard keychain. How to Make Scoobies

Project - Butterfly Stitch Bracelet

A friendship bracelet using plastic lacing material. Cut Out and Keep

Project - Friendship Bracelet

Make a Box-Styled Gimp Friendship Bracelet. How to Make Jewelry

Project - Lanyard Bracelet with Chain

A tutorial on how to make a cobra stitch lanyard bracelet with chain. Chic.Classy.Cheap

Project - Lanyard Double Chain Bracelet

Lanyard bracelets. The grown up version! Cut Out and Keep

Project - Loop Gimp Bracelet (Video)

Here is how to make a gimp/ plastic lace/ scoobi doo bracelet. You Tube

Scoubidou Guide

The ultimate Scoubidou Guide. We'll show you how to make a scoubidou project from basic knotting techniques to more advanced stitches, and how to create animals or accessories. Hope you enjoy browsing! Scoubiguide

Scoubidou Mega Guide

A complete Scoubidou (plastic lacing) guide with basic information, basic stitches, finishing stitches, projects and much much more. How to Make Scoobies

Scoubidou Stitches (Advanced Stitches)

Brick stitch, twist stitch, cobra stitch, superbrick stitch, corkscrew stitch, quad stitch and tornado stitch. Scoubiguide

Scoubidou Stitches (Basic Stitches)

Chinese stitch, square stitch, circle stitch, butterfly stitch and triangle stitch. Scoubiguide

Stitch - Barrel Stitch

Instructions and illustrations. Cambridge Computer Corporation

Stitch - Brick Stitch

Instructions with photos for the brick stitch. Scoubiguide

Stitch - Butterfly Stitch

Instructions with photos for the butterfly stitch. Scoubiquide

Stitch - Chinese Staircase Stitch

Instructions and pictures on the Chinese staircase stitch. Scoubiguide

Stitch - Circle Stitch

Instructions with photos for this knot. Scouiguide

Stitch - Cobra Stitch

Instructions for the cobra stitch. Scoubiguide

Stitch - Corkscrew Stitch

Instruction for the corkscrew stitch. Scoubiguide

Stitch - Quad Stitch

The quad stitch is an advance knot stitch. Learn how here. Scoubiguide

Stitch - Round Braid

How to instructions. Cambridge Computer Corporation

Stitch - Square (Box) Stitch

This article will teach you to do a simple stitch called the square or box stitch. WikiHow

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