These trees upload a great touch to any Christmas scene. This undertaking can also look difficult, however following the stairs need to help you are making your very own trees My notion came from Hobby Lobby. They have macrame Christmas trees that are already made however can cost $$$ in case you desired more than one like I did. This approach will permit you to create as many as you need for a quite less expensive fee. Also, if you are in the market for making your Christmas items this yr–hold reading!
Start via slicing your wood dowels to the size you would want your tree. I genuinely used scissors to cut mine but you could use anything is simplest for you. Make sure to have a bit for the middle of the tree as well as legs in your tree.
Hot glue the pieces collectively. I advocate hot gluing on the facet as a way to be the back of the tree so you might not see the glue from the the front.
Glue your starting cease of the wire to one nook of the tree. Make positive you glue it to the returned side of your tree so you may not see your place to begin from the the front while it it finished.
Here comes the problematic component–wrapping your dowels. You can observe exactly how I did or pick a distinctive manner to wrap your tree. Just observe whichever method you use and hold to do the equal technique all of the manner to the top so that it is symmetrical. I delivered arrows to hopefully higher show how I wrapped mine.
Ta-da! This is the tree flipped over to the the front. Spread out the twine to make it calmly located. When I reached the top of the tree, I clearly warm glued the cease of the wire to the pinnacle.
Cut individual portions of your wire to make your fringe across the bottom. Tie each piece throughout the lowest. I used a "cow hitch knot" (google it! Lol) and started inside the middle.
This is the backside of the tree. Put a drop of warm glue inside the center of each knot to make sure they stay.
This is the the front view. Unravel the fringe across the bottom.
Now on your tree topper. Make a pom-pom. This is one long piece of wire. I pinched it collectively.
Then I took a small piece of wire and tied it to make this form.
Cut your loops.
Unravel the strings to make it "poofy".
Attach your legs to the lower back of the tree with warm glue.