The Learn Macrame section is a gallery of
decorative knots used in this craft. It contains
detailed instructions for tying a variety of
basic as well as unique knots.
The knots found in most Macrame patterns are
listed below. Just click on the images of the
ones you want to learn. The step-by-step
process, with photos, will come up in a new
I recommend that beginners practice ALL the Basic
knots on this page in order to learn Macrame
properly. Don't rush into making any
project until you are familiar with the knots.
knotsare those decorative
knots used in the late 1800's - 1900's. Many
knots created during this time are often quite
unique, and you may not find them in modern
Chinese Macrame features a
variety of knots that can be combined in
interesting ways. Some have been around for over
2000 years. Entire families used to create a
variety of elaborate combinations to form new
Several basic techniques are listed near the
bottom of the Learn Macrame page. To progress in
skill, practice them several times, until you
can combine them to create your own works of
at the bottom of this page are highly artistic,
interwoven designs that are not very well known.
They are perfect for making handcrafted jewelry
and fashion accessories. This section is
currently being updated.
Many of the knots listed here in Learn
Macrame come from the Fusion Knotswebsite.
These combination knots can be used in
a variety of Macrame and craft projects.
Click on the image or link to visit the
site. View the knot gallery to see
the video instructions.