Wedding Handfasting Cord Elegant Braided ribbon makes handfasting cord. I use the 5/8" ribbon. Makes a rope-like cord. Very beautiful and elegant. Its the simplicity that adds to the elegance. 6 ft braided thin 5/8" satin ribbon in all Dark Shale ( Sage), Lilac & Oyster .... 2 Pewter Tree of Life Charms. Easy to wrap and tie for the vows. Elegant cord for such a beautiful ceremony Great for the traditional vows of the handfasting. Makes a Great prop for pics after the ceremony. Comes with Organza Bag.