Bring more light into your home and learn how to make your own pretty Macrame chandelier, lampshade, light pendant, and hanging lantern with 15 amazing free patterns for beginners and beyond!

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Types of Macrame Light Fixtures

There are many different ways of creating beautiful light with Macrame. I love the romantic Anthropology-inspired Macrame chandelier (tutorial listed below) but you can also choose to make a simple light pendant or lampshade.

15 Gorgeous DIY Macrame Chandelier & Lampshade Patterns

This gorgeous pink Macrame chandelier (plus the white one at the top of this post) are created by talented teacher Anna of uzliky (tutorials listed below). Make sure to subscribe to her amazing YouTube channel so you’ll never miss out on any new amazing free patterns!

New to Macrame? No Worries!

Discover my Macrame for Beginners Guides and let me teach you all the basics to help you get started with Macrame without feeling overwhelmed!

Meet our talented Macrame Teachers

Meet all of our amazing Featured Macrame Teachers and discover their best beginner-friendly step-by-step free video tutorials.

DIY Macrame Chandelier & Lampshade tutorials

Are you ready to get creative? I’ve listed all my favorite Macrame tutorials for Macrame lights in the list below and I can’t wait to see which one you will make. Happy Knotting!

Macrame Chandelier with Beads and Tassels

Make your own beautiful Macrame chandelier with beads and tassels. This tutorial by teacher Anna of uzliky will show you step-by-step how to do it!

Macrame Hanging Light Pendant

Wrap the cord of your hanging light pendant with a simple spiral knot to recreate this look!

Join the Macrame for Beginners Facebook Group!

When you’re just starting out with a new hobby, it can be very beneficial (and lots of fun) to connect with fellow beginners for tips and positive encouragement.

Therefore I’ve created the Macrame for Beginners Facebook Group: a safe place where you can learn new knots & patterns, ask all your questions, and share your latest creations with our lovely & positive Macrame community. Come and join us, we’re happy to help you out!

DIY Macrame Lampshade

DIY Chandelier Macrame Pattern

DIY Boho Macrame Lantern

White Macrame DIY Chandelier

Learn how to recreate the beautiful white Macrame chandelier I’ve used as the header of this blog post with talented teacher Anna of uzliky. Make sure to subscribe to her channel for more amazing free tutorials!

Shop my favorite Macrame cords

Wondering where to buy affordable high-quality Macrame cords to create your first project? These recycled Bobbiny cotton cords are my all-time favorite!

Not only are they silky soft, eco-friendly, and perfect for beginners but they also come in many different sizes and trendy seasonal colors. Find your LOCAL Bobbiny cord supplier to save on shipping costs!

Find the best Macrame cords for your project

DIY Macrame Pattern for a Chandelier

DIY Macrame Lampshade / Chandelier

DIY Macrame Tassel Chandelier

DIY Hanging Macrame Lamp Shade

DIY Macrame Feather Chandelier

More Easy DIY Macrame Projects for Beginners

DIY Anthropology Inspired Macrame Chandelier

DIY Macrame Lampshade for Beginners

DIY Macrame Lampshade / Chandelier Tutorial

DIY Easy Macrame Pendant Light

Easy DIY Macrame Lampshade Pattern

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15 DIY Macrame Chandelier & Lampshade Patterns

About Macrame for Beginners

Welcome to my blog macrameforbeginners.com, where we love to teach and inspire you to create your very own Macrame decorations.

New to Macrame? No worries, it’s super easy to learn! Check out all our Macrame for Beginners Guides to quickly discover the basics and get started right away!

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Watch my Latest YouTube Tutorial

This cute Macrame Plant Hanger is super easy to make and only uses 3 simple knots. Make sure to subscribe to the Macrame for Beginners YouTube channel for more fun beginner tutorials!

Check out these Easy Macrame Beginner Projects for more inspiration and read my Shopping Guide for the best Macrame supplies!

Happy Knotting!

Love,
Marloes

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