“We have been best friends for 5 years. Merdina, or ‘Mer’ for short, loves the sea and adores mermaids. These shades of green inspired me to create a bracelet to honor my friend.” _Besides the beach, dancing and hanging out, Mer is a philosophy major who loves movies and music. Because this project is considered Intermediate Level, prior experience with laddering, macramé and silk-wrapping are important. Please watch the recommended videos if you are new to the techniques covered in Compadres: Stackable Ladder, In The Garden and How to Silk Wrap.