Crochet... let's make it modern!
Crochet can be easy to learn, although if you are new to craft, fibre art and sequential learning there may be a heightened learning the curve at the beginning. You might feel like giving up after you’ve crocheted in the wrong hole... again! But the beauty of crochet is that it is easy to undo and try again. Trust me, i know!
Macrame String, Rope & Cord. What is the difference?
When you're staring out with Macrame, it can be quite overwhelming to choose the correct product.. theres a lot on the market! Here, i show you the difference between Macrame String, Rope & Cord.. and what you should use where.
Speaking from experience as an Artist who has built both an online community and a profitable creative business on Social Media, here i will articulate why it's the prefect platform for us, The Handmade Artisans, to explore.
Instagram has long evolved from being just a simple social media app to share your holidays photos with a witty caption. More and more users are turning to a new and growing trend of building online, profitable businesses with the use of Instagram.
When beginning to weave, choosing what loom to buy may seem daunting.
Tapestry looms are by far the most popular loom for modern weavers and are what most artisans teach from in their weaving workshops around the globe. They are reliable, sturdy, multi-purposeful and perfect for any skill level, from the beginner weaver right up to the advanced technician.
Let it be known.. Weaving, a looms are addictive.. but a fabulous addiction to have!
How do i change cord thicknesses?
You're not alone!
One of the most common questions i am asked from macrame makers around the world is how to successfully change your cord thicknesses when you decide to use a different size cord to that which is stated. For example, you created a piece using 5mm string in 4m lengths… and you are now wanting to create the same piece in 3mm string.. but how many metres of 3mm string do you use? Im here to help!
Good luck X
Are you struggling to create the perfect fringe in your Macrame Wall Hanging? I know, it isn't as easy as it seems!
Here, i've complied a list of Maker tips and tricks to help you achieve that flawless finish!
These steps will ensure you give it its best chance for longevity and make it picture perfect for your photos which is a top priority. I suggest sending some these tips to their new owner so they know how to care for their beautiful keepsake.
The perfect fringe.. does it take work- yeah.
Is it worth it.. absolutely!
I hope this helps.