|Micro-Macrame differs from
regular Macrame only because the size of the
materials used is much smaller. This includes the
beads, pendants, and other decorations. The
delicate cords used in Micro-Macrame are usually
between 0.5mm and 2mm thick.
The first time I tried to make handcrafted
jewelry, I did not think using fine materials
would be challenging, but it is. You’re
basically working with threads instead of cords.
This requires you to have more control, along
with skill and knowledge.
You will need a project board,
pins and tape to create all of
the Micro-Macrame designs listed.
Be very sure you know how to tie all the
Macrame Knots in the pattern,
BEFORE trying to make the projects in
I recommend you go to the Learn
Macrame section, and practice
the decorative knots until you are completely
comfortable with them. Each pattern will also
have a link to those pages.
Don't know what types of cord materials are
suitable? Go to Macrame
Cord for specific information
about the types of fiber that can be used for
your jewelry projects. Silk, Satin, Leather,
Flax, and several others are described in more