Modern Macrame Style
20 stylish beginner projects for the home with step-by-steps, techniques, tips and tricks by Amalia Martin.
Modern Macrame Style is the ultimate guide into the world of macrame for beginners. Macrame expert Amaia Martin, from La Terra Macrame, has created 20 unique projects to introduce you to this millenary art and make you fall in love with it!
You will be working with sustainable materials such as recycled cotton, jute and raffia, to create a selection of plant hangers, wall hangings and lifestyle items, that will help you develop your macrame skills, as well as adding warmth and a bohemian touch to your home interior. Throughout the book, you will find tips and design variations that will allow you to adapt the projects to your style by using different fibers, colors or techniques. Learn over 10 macrame knots and patterns that will allow you to master this craft and start making your own designs in the future.
The world of Modern Macrame will be at your feet! You will be able to create anything from simple plant hangers to intricate lampshades, rugs or even a macrame chair. You will also be introduced to another of Amaia’s passions, plants. She has selected her top 10 indoor plants to complement each of the plant hangers in this book, and added care tips to keep them looking their best. Get ready for a crafty journey to a beautiful and sustainable home!
About the Author:
Amaia Martin is a fibre artist, interior design enthusiast, environmentalist, and the face behind La Terra Macrame. Amaia has shared her love for macrame and its mindfulness benefits through workshops in London, where she lives with her other half, Andy, in the hopes of giving busy Londoners a break by exploring their creative side. To make macrame more accessible to everybody, Amaia created DIY kits that have been sold around the world and supplies a selection of sustainable fibres, aiming to show the world that crafting doesn't have to damage our environment.