Sunday, July 24, 2005

Macrame Starters Kit

About.com: http://www.elainecraft.com/instructions/instructions.html

MATERIALS TO START WITH-the essentials
knotting board or foam core
T pins (available at most craft supply or sewing stores)
scissors
cord or twine (seine twine, hemp, and jute work well)

other useful materials
rubber bands (to secure long cords)
tape measure or ruler
accessories such as beads, buckles, rings, shells, feathers
mounting pieces such as dowels, sticks, handles, curtain rods

I have had some feedback from those just getting started - here's the essentials of the 'starters kit' for those embarking on their Macrame adventure.....ah hoy me heartees! :)

1 comment:

Leigh said...

What a great site! I have included a post in my blog at http://giftbasketideas.blogspot.com/ to show how to make a Macrame Gift Basket for family and friends.