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Autumn Arts: Craft A Quirky Wall Hanging

Autumn Arts: Craft A Quirky Wall Hanging

Quirky and bohemian, this unique piece of DIY wall art will add the perfect touch to your autumn home decor. Made with yarn in soft red and earthy tones, this wall hanging will bring a subtle warmth and texture to your household walls. Follow the step by step tutorial below to get crafting on this cosy make.

Autumnal wall hanging

Materials:

3 balls of autumnal coloured yarn

Wooden dowel approximately 30cm in length

Scissors

13 x 1m lengths of 4mm macrame cord

4 x 30cm lengths of 4mm macrame cord

Step 1: Cast your macrame cords onto the wooden dowels using larks head knots. Cut approximately 75 x 20cm lengths of each yarn colour.


Step 2: Take 5 lengths of the first yarn colour and lay the yarn over top of the first 2 working macrame lengths. Wrap the ends of the colours yarn around the back of the macrame length and loop back through to the front. Pull upwards toward the dowel to tighten and secure in place. Repeat on each set of macrame cords.

Step 3: Taking one of the 30cm lengths, create another anchor line using double half hitch knots.

Step 4: Repeat step 2 with the second colour yarn.

Step 5: Repeat step 3.

Step 6: Repeat step 2 with the third colour yarn.

Step 7: Repeat step 3.


Step 8: Mix together bundles of the different coloured yarn and repeat step 2.

autumn wall art
Step 9: Trim down the lengths to preferred lengths and shape preference and secure a length of macrame cord using slip knots to act as the hanger.

Hang on the wall and enjoy the cosy textures and toasty colours for the autumn and winter seasons!

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