Mixed Fiber Macramé: Create Handmade Home Décor with Unique, Modern Techniques Featuring Colorful Wool Roving, Ribbons, Cords, Raffia and Rattan Baskets (Paperback)
Take Macramé to the Next Level with Simple Weaving Techniques and Colorful Fibers
Weave color and creativity into your macramé art with 24 fresh projects featuring on-trend techniques and fun fibers. Ribbons, raffia, roving and more bring an inspired twist to this ever-popular craft, and Chantel Conlon is your guide to this modern approach. She’ll teach you to macraweave eye-catching wall hangings, knot elegant plant hangers with pops of color and make your own stylish home décor, like pillows, rugs and more. You’ll be amazed at just how simple it is to create incredible macramé pieces no one else has seen before.
Packed with step-by-step instructions and photos, everything you need to make stunning creations is here in one place. New knotters will appreciate the detailed knot guide, beginner-friendly tutorials and information on how to set up your workspace. Meanwhile, experienced fiber artists will be excited to dive into advanced techniques and a seemingly endless variety of colors and fibers. With a vast array of captivating designs like the Zahra Chandelier, Triple Threat Plant Hanger, Might as Wool Macraweave and Under the Sea Wall Hanging, get ready to have your friends and family gushing over your trendy handwoven home décor.
About the Author
Chantel Conlon, creator of Lots of Knots Canada, is a macramé artist, educator and content creator known for her video tutorials and innovative designs. She is one of the most followed macramé artists in the world. She lives in Kitchener, Ontario, with her husband.
“This is a must-read primer for anyone interested in getting knotty with macramé. The pictures and instructions are incredibly detailed and the projects are all beautiful—I can’t pick a favorite!”
—Lindsey Campbell, creator of Hello Hydrangea and author of Welcome to Weaving and Welcome to Weaving 2
“This is a staple for any fiber artist wanting to evolve their skills and journey down a fun creative path.”
—Brydie Stewart, Mary Maker Studio
"A playful, creative book full of inspiration, detailed step-by-steps instructions and fun projects."
—Emily Katz, owner and author Modern Macramé
“This is a solid introduction for anyone looking to incorporate different fibers into their work and become a macramé master.”
—Cindy Bokser, Niroma Studio
“A beginner, intermediate and advanced course all in one handy volume. The delightful variety of projects will keep your hands busy for a very long time.”
—Windy Chien, artist and author of The Year of Knots