macrame flower key chain

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This macrame flower key chain is easy to make and a fun accessory for your keys, purse, or backpack. Using our tutorial below, you will learn how to tie the macrame cords so they wrap around the wooden beads, creating the look of tiny layered petals on a small bloom. As always, you can use any color of macrame cord you prefer. 

When you are finished making this key chain, we would love to see the end result! Be sure to share photos on our crafter’s community page. Or use the hashtag #MadeWithLia when posting pictures of your DIY projects.

Skill level: Beginner

Knots used: Larks Head, Vertical Half Hitch, and Wrapped Knot. Need more guidance on these knots? Check out our skill course: 15 Macrame Knots for Beginners.

Crafting tip: Use tape to hold the keychain to your work surface while tying the knots.

Other projects shown: Paper string of hearts plant

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How to Make a Macrame Flower Key Chain

  1. Gather your craft tools and materials. Note: There is no template or SVG file for this project. 
  2. Cut two 4 ft and one 2 ft lengths of macrame cord.
  3. Take the two foot cord, fold it in half, and tie a larks head knot around the key chain.
  4. Add both 4ft cords to the key chain using a larks head knot; place one on either side of the 2ft cord.

Full tutorial available for members to download listed on the right hand side at the top of this post.


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