Macrame Pattern Book
Written by Marchen Art, a craft studio based in Tokyo, with technical supervision provided by the Japan Macrame Association, this book is a world authority on macrame! Learn how to make over seventy macramé knots and small repeat patterns, then use them to create a wide range of projects. Starting with the basics, the knots progress on to more complicated and complex designs, but the clear diagrams make it a cinch to follow along. This invaluable guidebook covers the different types of threads or cords available, and shows a range of clasps and other findings and beads to use in your knot work. It also includes tons of expert tips like how to set up your work board or how to keep track of the cord ends for less confusion. Thirty-three projects featured in the book range from simple jewelry like a classic friendship bracelet and watch straps to more complex ones like bags and baskets. Paperback.