Free Easy DIY Macrame Hanging Shelf Tutorial for Beginners (VIDEO)
Need some extra storage? Learn how to make a super handy shelf hanger with my new Macrame Hanging Shelf tutorial for beginners!
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Easy DIY Hanging Shelf Tutorial
Learn how to make a handy Macrame Tray Hanger with my latest easy-to-follow FREE Macrame Hanging Shelf tutorial for beginners!
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DIY Macrame Hanging Shelf Tutorial
I hope you enjoy my new Macrame Hanging Shelf Tutorial. Scroll down to find the written step-step-by instructions, cord measurements, and supply list!
Supplies for DIY Macrame Hanging Shelf
- 8 x 5 meters/197 inches 3mm 3-ply cords by Nook Theory in Blush
- 2 X 50 cm/20 inches 3mm 3-ply cords by Nook Theory for making 2 gathering knots
- 1 x small wooden or metal ring
- 1 x small shelf (or bowl/tray)
Written Instructions DIY Macrame Hanging Shelf Tutorial:
Step 1: Fold your 8 cords of 5 meters/197 inches in half and pull them evenly through the wooden ring. Make a Gathering Knot.
Step 2: This tray hanger has 4 sections for which the pattern repeats. Select 4 cords that are close to each other and make 20 Spiral Knots.
Step 3: Skip 15 cm/6 inches and make 3 Switch Knots.
Step 4: Skip 15 cm/6 inches and make 20 Spiral Knots.
Step 5: Skip 15 cm/6 inches (or more if you prefer more space or have extra cord left over) and make 10 Square Knots. Repeat Steps 2, 3, and 4 for each section.
Step 6: Fit your tray and make another Gathering Knot. Cut off all excess cords and create a fringe if you like!
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