Choosing the right Macrame Cord for your project

Choosing the right Macrame Cord for your project

October 15, 2020 0 Comments

How to select the correct Macrame Cord for your project. 
When you're staring out with Macrame, it can be quite overwhelming to choose the correct product.. theres a lot on the market! Don't let this deter you, i hope this little introduction helps you with your selection!
I'm going to guide you through the selections, showing the difference of the Macrame cords, and what you should use where.

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A brief history of Macrame

A brief history of Macrame

October 07, 2020 0 Comments

Not surprisingly, Macrame has not always been known as it is today. Today our creations are filled with glorious bespoke fibre textiles that spark creativity and mindfulness, true art forms.. and previously it was used for function and practicality, what a shift! Dating back to...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Instagram- for your handmade business

September 29, 2020 0 Comments

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. 

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Mindful Making

Mindful Making

September 08, 2020 0 Comments

While a global pandemic continues to change and shift the world we live in, it’s easy to feel lost and overwhelmed. There is a lot of uncertainty about when it will end, if things will ever be ‘normal’ again and how to cope with the ‘new normal’. For many folks, quarantine and lockdown is a blessing in disguise

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The Best Weaving Loom For You

The Best Weaving Loom For You

September 02, 2020 0 Comments

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!

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The Mary Maker Quick Guide on How to Weave

The Mary Maker Quick Guide on How to Weave

August 06, 2020 0 Comments

As a thriving textile artist, Mary Maker founder Brydie has sparked a passion for the craft of weaving – teaching those across beginners and expert skill levels. Driven to the art form through a highly refined process that she’s been able to establish over the years, her love for the craft has spread to students across Australia and beyond, giving them the means to pour soulful expression into vibrant, fibre creations.

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How to change cord sizes in Macrame- simply

How to change cord sizes in Macrame- simply

July 22, 2020 0 Comments

Ever wondered..
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

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Macrame Tips and Tricks - Fringing

Macrame Tips and Tricks - Fringing

June 23, 2020 0 Comments

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. 

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Free DIY Macrame Rainbow

Free DIY Macrame Rainbow

April 22, 2020 0 Comments

Our gorgeous Macrame Rainbow is a fun introduction to the wonderful world of Macrame, easy step by step instructions, making it perfect for beginners. The rhythmic wrapping of this creation is great for those who wish to relax and unwind, the repetitive action being a creative form of moving meditation.

This rainbow is a wonderful happy gift to give, as it is a great thing to make a group of friends and family. I just know you’re going to love it.

Enjoy this pattern for free, and see links to products i recommend throughout. 
Happy Making x

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