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How to Make a Diagonal Macrame Wall Hanging
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How to Make a Diagonal Macrame Wall Hanging

Difficulty Beginner
Budget £10 - £30
Time 1 hr +

With just a few simple square knots you can create this modern wall hanging using two types of macrame cord. 

Tutorial by @lostinknit 

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How to make

Step 1

Cut 16 lengths of 1.4m of retwisst in cream

Step 2

Fold each length in half and attach to the dowel using the Lark’s Head knot.

Step 3 

Cut 80cm length in rust and work 10 half square knots around the first 2 strings.

Step 4 

Cut 1m length in ecru and work 6 square knots around the next 2 strings.

Step 5 

Cut 1m length in mustard and work 16 half square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 6 

Cut 1.2m length in ecru and work 9 square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 7 

Cut 1.4m in rust and work 24 half square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 8 

Cut 1.4m length in ecru and work 12 square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 9 

Cut 1.8m length in mustard and work 32 half square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 10 

Cut 1.8m length in ecru and work 15 square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 11

Cut 2m length in rust and work 40 half square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 12

Cut 2m length in ecru and work 18 square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 13

Cut 2.4m length in mustard and work 48 half square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 14

Cut 2.4m length in ecru and work 21 square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 15

Cut 2.8m length in rust and work 56 half square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 16 

Cut 3.2m length in ecru and work 24 square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 17 

Cut 3.2m length in mustard and work 64 half square knots around next 2 strings.

Step 18 

Cut 3.4m length in ecru and work 27 square knots around the last 2 strings.

Step 19

Turn your work over and sew in all ends.

Cut strings to your desired length.

Step 20

Brush the lengths. 

Trim the edge to create a neat finish.

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