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Prepare Loom Elastics.

Prepare Loom Elastics.

Hint: Heads up! This is an advanced level looming project. If you are new to looming, try the Wonder Loom Single Bracelet project first, and build your skills with the rest of the Wonder Loom project collection on Cup of Sugar!

1. Choose Loom Elastics:
   • 2 colours for the jersey (bright green and yellow)
   • 1 colour for shorts (dark green)
   • 1 colour for hair (brown)
   • 1 colour for face, arms, and legs (peach)
   • 1 colour for eyes (black and white two-tone elastic)
   • 1 colour for socks (white)

Hint: You can customize your Soccer Player any way you like! If you want him or her to look just like ours, use the suggested colours.

Place bands for Soccer Player legs.

Place bands for Soccer Player legs.

Hint: From this point forward, place two loom elastics at a time.

1. Place two dark green loom elastics from the 1st to the 2nd peg, on the left and right sides of the loom.

2. Place another two sets of dark green loom elastics from the 2nd to the 3rd pegs.

3. From the 3rd to the 4th pegs, place two sets of peach loom elastics. Repeat from 4th to the 5th pegs.

4. Continue by placing two sets of white loom elastics from the 5th to the 6th pegs, and two sets of black loom elastics from the 6th to the 7th pegs.

5. Place black cap band on the 7th pegs.

Hint: A cap band is a single loom elastic wrapped around a single peg three times.

Loop bands for Soccer Player legs.

Loop bands for Soccer Player legs.

1. Turn loom around (so that the pegs are frown-shaped instead of u-shaped).

2. Beginning with the 7th pegs (with cap band) loop bands from the 7th to the 6th pegs, the 6th to the 5th pesg, the 5th to the 4th pegs, the 4th to the 3rd pegs, the 3rd to the 2nd pegs, and the 2nd to the 1st pegs.

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3. Remove each leg individually with pick tool (from 1st peg) and set aside by placing each on a single peg.

Place bands for Soccer Player arms.

Place bands for Soccer Player arms.

1. Turn loom around so that the pegs are u-shaped.

Hint: When you are placing the bands, the pegs should always be u-shaped. When you are looping the bands, the pegs should always be frown-shaped. Turn loom as needed.

2. Place two bright green loom elastics from the 1st to the 2nd peg, on both the right and left sides of the loom.

3. Place another two sets of bright green loom elastics from the 2nd to the 3rd pegs.

4. From the 3rd to the 4th pegs, place two sets of peach loom elastics. Repeat from 4th to the 5th pegs.

5. Place peach cap band on the 5th peg.

Hint: A cap band is a single loom elastic wrapped around a single peg three times.

Loop bands for Soccer Player arms.

Loop bands for Soccer Player arms.

1. Turn loom around (so that the pegs are frown-shaped instead of u-shaped).

2. Beginning with the 5th pegs (with cap band) loop bands from the 5th to the 4th pegs, the 4th to the 3th pegs, the 3rd to the 2nd pegs, and the 2nd to the 1st pegs.

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3. Remove each leg individually with pick tool (from 1st peg) and set aside by placing each on a single peg.

Place Bands for Soccer Player’s head and body.

Place Bands for Soccer Player's head and body.

1. Always using two Loom Elastics, place as shown, following the same order.

Create eyes and place triangle bands.

Create eyes and place triangle bands.

1. Wrap one black and white two tone loom elastic three times around pick tool.

2. Repeat once more for a total of two elastics.

3. Hook a third peach loom elastic on the pick tool and hold end (so that one end of the elastic is hooked and the other is in your hand).

4. Transfer two looped elastics off pick tool and on to the third peach band, pulling away from the pick tool. Set aside.

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5. Turn loom so that the Soccer Player is facing upright.

6. Place band with Soccer Player eyes around the pegs second from the top of the Loom, creating a triangle shape. Make sure eyes are separated.

7. Place two more “triangle bands” as shown, on the Soccer Player’s midsection.

Place Soccer Player arms and legs.

Place Soccer Player arms and legs.

1. Place Soccer Player arms and legs at joints as shown.

Loop bands.

Loop bands.

1. Begin looping bands, starting with the Soccer Player body and working from the legs up.

2. Once the entire body is looped, loop Soccer Player neck, and then face.

Hint: A tear drop shape lets you know you have looped correctly!

Remove Soccer Player from loom.

Remove Soccer Player from loom.

1. Use pick tool to create slip knot band through the top pin of the Soccer Player head.

Hint: To create a slipknot, pull elastic through the centre of the bands, and then pull one end of the elastic through the other. Tighten by pulling this end.

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2. Use slip knotted band to carefully remove Soccer Player from loom by pulling bands up and away from the loom.

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