|Bracelet looking odd - tips on knot tightness by Mlaetitia |
I have been making macrame bracelets and necklaces and wanted to try these patterns - they are amazing!! So i started with http://fr
I am guessing it has to do with how tight the knots are or arent.. I am using linhasita waxed cord but when i get to start a new pattern line it looks like the knots got loose...
Any tips or help are welcome :)
|RE: Bracelet looking odd - tips on knot tightness by kleinevos (moderator) |
|This looks pretty good to me! Only the right side is a little wonkey, so that needs some more attention|
The backside will look messy in a lot of patterns. That is because of the forward backward- and backward forward-k
Waxed polyester cord is harder to handle than cotton, because it is slippery due to the wax, but a lot of people make very nice friendshi
|RE: Bracelet looking odd - tips on knot tightness by Stefanie7 (moderator) |
it is normal that the bracelet only looks good on the front side and a bit untidy on the back side, especiall
|RE: Bracelet looking odd - tips on knot tightness by Mlaetitia |
|Uff, thanks a lot! Was convinced the back was the right one - the one i knot doesnt look bad indeed! :) thank youu!! :)|
|RE: Bracelet looking odd - tips on knot tightness by EdBlair |
|It's not just the wax that makes a differenc|
As you loop one cord tightly against the other, the individua
It's all about what kind of look you want to achieve, and becoming familiar with the material.