What materials do I need to make a macrame plant hanger?
Here are the basic materials you’ll need to make this easy macrame plant hanger.
- Macramé cord. Most importantly, you’ll need a cotton cord that’s suitable for macrame. …
- Small plant pot. I used a terracotta pot that is 4.5″ tall and 5″ wide. …
- Measuring tape.
- Wooden or metal ring (optional).
Can you make a plant hanger with yarn?
Use leftover yarn scraps to create your own hangers for potted plants. Yarn comes in a variety of colors, hues and textures, making it easy to match your plant hangers to the decor of any room in your home. Using simple knots, you can create a sturdy, functional and beautiful piece of home decor.
What rope should I use for macrame?
The most common rope for macrame is twisted three-ply cotton, which is both strong and fringes into a lovely wavy pattern. Some braided six-ply rope is also available, but I’d recommend sticking to three-ply options unless you need a lot of strength.
How long should a macrame plant hanger be?
In most cases, your Macrame cord needs to roughly be about four times the length of your project. When your cord is folded in half with a Lark’s Head Knot to create two cords, then go for eight times the length.
How much weight can a macrame plant hanger hold?
Answer: These macrame plant hangers have 3 different styles and you can put a 8 inch pot in the longest plant holder. The max weight should not exceed 7 pounds.