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Free Macrame Patterns

Free Macrame Patterns
In Free Macrame Patterns you will learn the ancient craft of using beautiful decorative knots to make artistic designs. Macrame has been around for over 1000 years, and it is once again increasing in popularity. Here you will find many pages of instructions and photos to help you create a variety of modern and vintage projects, including handcrafted jewelry. In each area of this site, you can click on the images or links to go to the page described. Printing instructions are listed near the bottom of this page. Beginners should follow the steps below to learn Macrame:

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Macrame - friendship-bracelets.net/macrame The most central in macrame is of course the knots. I will list some of the most common knots I know. The square knot Friendship bracelet Friendship bracelet – easy stripe form Step-by-step diagram of basic knot associated with friendship bracelets The amount of thread used in bracelets varies depending on the pattern. The smallest pattern, a double chain knot, requires two strings while the candy stripe can have as 3 or more strings depending on the desired thickness. Friendship bracelets first became popular in the United States during the 1970s and are commonly worn by both male and female teenagers.[2] They are now popular throughout the world[3][4][5] and are not only popular among teenagers but among the older generation; they are popular among celebrities as well.

Narcissus Lace Tunisian Stitch To make the Narcissus Lace Tunisian Stitch, you’ll need to get your long afghan hook and make a foundation chain with a multiple of 4 stitches. Step 1: Insert hook in 2nd chain from hook; yarn over, draw up a loop {Repeat Step 1 across row, keeping all loops on your hook.} Step 2: Yarn over, draw through 2 loops on your hook; *chain 4, draw through 5 loops on your hook Diagonal Tunisian Crochet Stitch Pattern 101712 by M. J. Joachim I’ve been working diligently on a few fairly large projects lately.

Crafts for decorating and home decor, parties and events Hoop laundry hamper Practical, functional, beautiful and so so easy to customize that as soon as you may know how to make your own, you will go forth running to search all the supplies! How to make a cloud It is impossible to imagine that this cloud is real... more like a superposition of images, isn't? Vintage Embroidery Patterns from an antique catalog - The Graffical Muse Here are some vintage embroidery patterns taken from a catalog from the 1800’s. I removed the background and separated each pattern from the original image so you may make a transfer from the printable. Enjoy! Vintage Embroidery Pattern

Martenitsa Bracelet – the KUMIHIMO Technique We sent our baba Marta to Japan – we made a bracelet martenitsa with the kumihimo technique. As we didn’t have the original kumihimo disk, we made our own and the result was quite impressive. It’s pretty, it’s easy enough for kids – and you only have to show them how to move the strings along the circle (count 1, 2, 3 and move to the empty slot). My daughter immediately made a bracelet for her friend… it’s easy, and it’s fun! To make the braiding base (faux kumihimo disk): Cable Braided Necklace Yesterday, I have been deep in thought while sizing a pattern, deadlines all looming and sooo much to do before the year's end. I have thought to share a great little technique with you. Something last minute that you can make for either a gift of for yourself! It's been cool, so having that tiny bit of precious cashmere caressing your neck certainly felt cosy. So here is what you would need: Time: 1.5-2hr (excluding drying time). 15-20 grams of Fingering or Sport weight yarn. Make sure to choose something delectable, tiny bit of cashmere, royal alpaca, merino or qiviut.

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