Time flies when you’re knotting away! June is already here and that means a new Monthly Macrame Challenge. This month we’re working with color and are making a wall hanging inspired by the beautiful artworks of Fibers of Mine.
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Monthly Macrame Challenge June
For the June Macrame Challenge, we’ve chosen to work with 2 amazing free video tutorials provided by our featured Macrame teacher, Sasha from Fibers of Mine, and will focus on learning some amazing new knots and techniques.
Working with color
The beautiful Sonata Del Mar wall hanging is one of our most popular posts in the Macrame for Beginners Facebook Group. Luckily, maker Sasha from Fibers of Mine created a wonderful tutorial that teaches us exactly how to make such a colorful and modern Macrame wall hanging.
For this month’s challenge, we would like you to get creative with color and apply the techniques Sasha explains in her 2 latest tutorials.
You are free to design your own wall hanging, use your own favorite colors or remake the wall hangings shown in these examples. We can’t wait to see your gorgeous designs!
Sonata Del Mar Macrame Wall Hanging
Summer Plains Macrame Wall Hanging
Supplies needed to this wall hanging
- 3 – 5mm 3-ply Macrame cords (check our shopping guide for cord suppliers)
- 3 – 5 mm Single Strand colorful Macrame cords (check our shopping guide for cord suppliers)
- Dowels check Etsy for great suppliers
- Masking tape (to tape the end of your cords)
- Fabric glue (optional)
*cord measurements can be found in the video tutorial and the video description.
Where to buy your supplies for this project
US participants can order handy single strand color kits in 100 feet spools in Fibers of Mine Etsy shop (while supplies last). Alternatively, you can also check our favorite local cord suppliers in this handy shopping guide we made for you!
If you’re looking for a place to purchase your dowels, make sure to check out Etsy for the best local suppliers!
How to join our monthly Macrame challenge
Join our Macrame for Beginners – Monthly Macrame Challenge Facebook Group and watch Sasha’s tutorials to get started. Need some help with your project? You can ask Sasha all your questions in our Monthly Macrame Challenge Facebook Group by tagging her with her full name Alexandra Louie.
How to win?
To win the Macrame challenge there’s only 3 simple things you need to do:
3 – Upload a photo of your gorgeous wall hanging in our Monthly Macrame Challenge Facebook Group with the hashtag #junemacramechallenge
What can you win?
Our team of moderators and Sasha will judge your photo submissions and pick our favorite wall hanging to win an amazing personal gift (see image below) from Fibers of Mine PLUS a $25 dollar Etsy Gift Card.
*The competition closes on June 30 at midnight.
Are you ready?
Join our Monthly Macrame Challenge now! We can’t wait to see all your lovely wall hanging submissions 😀