Make a Classic Macramé Plant Hanger
All levels | 13 min 3 sec
Make Plant Hanger
Taught by Emily Katz
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Learn how to create the most iconic of all macramé projects: the Plant Hanger. Emily Katz shows you how to create a hanger out of cotton rope tied into simple square knots and half square knots. This project is totally customizable and can work with planters of any size. Emily will show you how to calculate the proportions of your planter and construct a hanger that will hold the pot perfectly.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 3/16” diameter cotton rope (6 lengths cut to 16 feet each)
  • Simple brass ring
  • Scissors
  • C-clamp
  • Extra bit of rope
Learn how to:
  • Connect the rope to a brass ring to create the top of the hanger
  • Divide ropes into three separate sections to work individually
  • Create spirals using half square knots and square knots
  • Create basket structure to cradle plant pot
What you’ll get:
  • Learn how to macramé by making a plant hanger
  • 3 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from macramé artist Emily Katz
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Make a Classic Macramé Plant Hanger Reviews
1137 users recommended this class to a friend
Donna Prosser
Liked it but I am a little more advanced. Would like to see how to make a belt with diamond shape in it. My sister did it in the 70’s and I don;t remember how she did it.
April 18, 2024
Rachel Briley
I am looking for ideas to have a crafting girls weekend and this is a must!! Than you
March 13, 2024
Linda Andrews
Emily explained the process well.
February 28, 2024