How to make a macramé plant hanger

Macrame plant hanger

Dangle potted succulents in 70s neon macrame plant hangers. Ideal for brightening up indoor spaces or prettifying the front porch. Learn how to make your own with our easy step-by-step tutorial.

You will need:
• Wooden pole ring (28mm)
• Neon pink yarn
• Tape measure
• Scissors
• Plant pot
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Mollie Makes macrame plant hanger project step 1

Step 1
Cut four pieces of neon pink yarn measuring 2m each. Fold them in half and take the folded end through the pole ring. Next take the other end through the yarn loop and pull tightly. You now have eight strands of yarn.

Mollie Makes macrame plant hanger project step 2

Step 2
Separate the strands into four sections, with two strands per section. Tie one section into a knot about 35cm (13¾”) down from the pole ring. Repeat with the other three sections.

Mollie Makes macrame plant hanger project step 3

Step 3
Now pair off the left strand from one section with the right strand from the next section. Tie these strands together 10cm (4”) below the previous knot. Repeat with the other three sections.

Mollie Makes macrame plant hanger project step 4

Step 4
Repeat step 3 one more time, leaving 8cm (3⅛”) distance between the knots.

Mollie Makes macrame plant hanger project step 5

Step 5
Tie all the strands together at the base of where the plant pot will be. Cut off the excess yarn to get an even tassel. Then carefully place the plant pot inside the holder and hang it up on a hook.

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