Paracord keychains are a handy way to keep your keys safe and secure. They can also be used as luggage tags, zipper pulls, and backpack charms.
42 Paracord Keychain Ideas and Patterns
Paracord is a type of cord used for suspension lines in parachutes. It is strong, flexible and versatile. But it is not only used for parachutes. It is also extremely popular for DIY crafting.
1. Paracord Keychain by ENT123
Follow the tutorial and make these easy two-toned paracord keychains. The step-by-step photographs make this keychain straightforward.
2. 550 BABY YODA Paracord Keychain from AbbeysCraftShack
Show off your love of Baby Yoda and the Mandalorian with this adorable Star Wars paracord keychain. You know your friends will be jealous.
3. Paracord Keychain Designs – Growling Dog Knot
Use a single colour or two of your favourite colours to make this growling dog knot keychain.
4. Holtzman’s Survival Kit Paracord Grenade Emergency kit
Be prepared for anything with this grenade paracord keychain. It has 48 tools for any emergency. It includes 550 paracord, safety orange paracord, compass, LED flashlight, multi tool pocketknife, dog tag signal mirror, flint fire starter rod, flint striker, fishing light, fishing hooks, shot weights, bobby pins, butterfly sutures, can opener, towel tablet, matches and jute twine.
5. Spartan Helmet Paracord Keychain or Lanyard by 511paracord
Show off your fascination with ancient Greece with this unique spartan helmet paracord keychain. The keychain measures approximately 8” long. The helmet is 1” x ½”.
6. Simple Paracord Keychain in 90 SECONDS!!
Are you looking for paracord keychain ideas that are quick and easy? Choose your favourite paracord colour to create this keychain in as little as 90 seconds. You will be able to make a bunch of these in no time at all.
7. How To Make A Paracord Keychain Tutorial from DIY Projects
Try this how to make a paracord keychain tutorial with one color or 3 colors. The results will be impressive. And this diy paracord keychains have a secret compartment where you can stash some cash.
8. Thor’s Hammer Paracord Keychains by jbsParacordCreations
This is an awesome paracord keychain. You can show you are worthy by holding the hammer of Thor in your hands.
9. TIMGOU Paracord Keychains with Carabiner
These paracord keychains with carabiners are perfect for outdoor activity. Attach it directly to your belt loop or hiking bag. With one of these, you will never have to worry about losing your keys again.
10. Pineapple Paracord Keychain by WildwoodCustomsLLC
This whimsical pineapple keychain is adorable. It would be perfect for anyone that loves to sit on the beach while sipping a Pina Colada.
11. MINI Monkey’s Fist Stinger Keychain Impact Tool Tutorial
Watch this video tutorial to learn how to make a paracord keychain Mini Monkey’s Fist impact tool keychain. The monkey fist is a favorite pattern among crafters.
12. Custom Star WarsParacord Keychain
This Star Wars inspired paracord keychain lanyard features a solid nickel silver (melchior) Stormtrooper helmet. The keychain measures approximately 4 ½” long.
13. How To Make a Celtic Heart Knot Keychain by Tiger Strypes
Make simple paracord keychain Celtic heart knot by following this step-by-step tutorial.
14. Homer from The Simpsons Paracord keychain
Who does not love Homer Simpson? This is a fun and whimsical take on a paracord keychain. Any Simpsons fan would love to have one of these.
15. Viking Paracord Keychains
This fashionable Viking paracord keychain can be used for keys or a zipper pull. It features a solid nickel silver (melchior) viking helmet. The total length of the keychain measures approximately 4 ½” long.
16. Cheshire Cat Paracord keychain
If you are looking for a unique gift item for a fan of Alice in Wonderland, you cannot go wrong with this Cheshire cat keychain. This paracord buddy would also make a great zipper pull or luggage tag.
17. How To Make A Paracord Keychain Crown Sinnet (Box Knot)
Follow the step-by-step video tutorial to make some of these crown sinnet paracord keychains.
18. Box Knot Paracord Keychain from Paracord Guild
If you made the plastic lace square knot keychains when you were young, this pattern will be a breeze. It uses the same basic steps.
19. Breast Cancer Awareness Paracord Keychain by FordsCordandMore
Show your support of those fighting breast cancer and raise awareness of the disease with this breast cancer awareness keychain.
20. Purple Awareness Ribbons Paracord Keychain by SparkAConvo
The purple awareness ribbon represents those affected by Alzheimer’s, ADD, Colitos, Cystic Fibrosis, Fibromyalgia and cancer. Show your support with this awareness ribbon keychain.
21. Survival Paracord Keychain from Kleinworth & Co
If you are looking for a gift idea for Father’s Day or a birthday, this keychain can be easily made by following the step-by-step instructions.
22. Holtzman’s Elite Paracord Keychains
Anyone that enjoys exploring the great outdoors would benefit from having this Holtzman’s Elite paracord keychain. It has 8 different survival tools including an emergency whistle, flint rod, flint scraper/cutting tool, key ring, snap hook, 550 paracord, fishing line, and jute tinder.
23. Double DNA! WRAPTURE Paracord Keychain | TUTORIAL
Do you like the look of the DNA design keychains? This video tutorial makes the process of creating these easy to understand.
24. 5 String Orange, Navy Blue & White Spiral Paracord Keychain from 550PremiumCrafts
If you are looking for a nice big keychain, this one measures approximately 5 inches long. You will have a hard time losing your keys when you use this keychain.
25. Mummy Paracord Keychain by Ravelnaut
This would be a unique paracord keychain for someone interested in the history of ancient Egypt. You can almost bet they will not have one of these.
26. Cross Paracord Keychain by Tied Tightly
The cross is a symbol that is cherished by many around the world. This simple cross keychain would be a great gift idea for a pastor or congregation member.
27. Breast Cancer Awareness Paracord Keychain by TheGeek1984
If you are looking for a way to show your support to the women who are fighting breast cancer, this paracord keychain is an easy way to do so. Make one for yourself. Or create several of these diy paracord keychains and give them out to friends and family.
28. Paracord Ananas from Swiss Paracord
The pineapple has many meanings from hospitality to good luck. This little pineapple keychain is made in two pieces and then assembled.
29. Spartan Paracord Keychain for Men
Here is another interesting spartan paracord keychain. The bead is made of solid nickel silver (melchior), and has the author’s design.
30. Rasta tornado paracord key fob
Here is an informative video tutorial that shows you how to make a paracord keychain. The end result is a thick keychain with an interesting twist.
31. Vortex Paracord Keychain by MrHollowWeen
The blue and black vortex design adds a unique twist to this paracord keychain.
32. Paracord Fish Keychain
How fun is this paracord fish keychain? This would be a great gift idea for a fisherman or nature lover.
33. How to tie a paracord keychain by Paracord Guild
If you are looking for paracord keychains you can make quickly, try this free monkey fist tutorial.
34. Paracord paddle wrap- a bit fancy
This flower chain paracord keychain looks extremely complicated. But with this easy-to-follow video tutorial, you will be creating these beauties in no time at all. Change up the colours to create different flowers.
35. How to Make a Paracord Keychain Fender by UniqueX
Make this fender paracord keychain for anyone that loves boating. The step-by-step photo instructions make this project easy to complete.
36. Yoda Paracord Knife Lanyard with Metal Hand Casted Bead
You have several choices to choose from with this Star Wars inspired keychain. This versatile lanyard can be attached to anything from your keys to a camera.
37. Dobby Simple Paracord Keychain
Are you a fan of the Harry Potter books and movies? This Dobby would make a cute keychain or zipper pull.
38. Flag paracord key fob by Paracord Guild
Show your patriotism with this paracord keychain. Choose the colors of your flag and follow the easy step-by-step video tutorial.
39. Paracord Lanyard Instructions from Homemade Gifts Made Easy
Try this free paracord keychain tutorial if you do not know how to make a paracord keychain. The instructions are easy enough for a beginner to understand.
40. Paracord Wristlet by TotesAdorbParacord
A bracelet can make the perfect keychain. If you do not carry a purse or like shoving your keys in your pocket, keep them handy right on your wrist. You will never have to worry about laying them down and forgetting them again.
41. Paracord Valet Keychain from ParacordInspirations
If you are constantly removing certain keys from your keychain, only to replace them, this keychain is the answer. You will no longer have to remove your car keys for the mechanic or maybe the house key for the sitter.
42. Paracord keychain lighter or lipstick holders
These paracord keychains are not only for your keys. They are a perfect solution for keeping track of your lighter or lipstick. Never lose your lighter again.
If you are looking for an interesting way to be creative and pass the time, paracord keychains are a good choice. You can make them as gifts, sell them at craft fairs, or give them away at events.
Whether you are looking to learn how to make a paracord keychains or are wanting to help support a small business, we have included something for you. You can also add this crochet keyring mini purse pattern to your list of projects.
There are all types of paracord keychains. You can purchase a survival keychain that has an emergency toolkit. Or a keychain that is just fun and whimsical. There are countless options available. Paracord keychains are extremely handy and make great gift ideas for adults as well as children.
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