You need

  • Natural Jute (about 20m)

  • One wooden rod (about 30cm)

  • 2 Copper pieces for each end of the wooden rod

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      DIY tutorial: Make A Jute Wall Hanging via DaWanda.com

      1

      Prepare Materials


      Get all your materials ready

      Cut eight, 2 metre long strands of natural jute.
      DIY tutorial: Make A Jute Wall Hanging via DaWanda.com

      2

      Hang the Rod


      Hang the wooden rod on a thin piece of yarn, attaching it to both ends.
      DIY tutorial: Make A Jute Wall Hanging via DaWanda.com

      3

      Attach the Strands


      On the far left, hold one strand at both ends and hang over the wooden stick, pulling ends through the resulting loop. 

      Repeat with the 7 strands, positioning each at a distance of 1.5 cm.
      DIY tutorial: Make A Jute Wall Hanging via DaWanda.com

      4

      Start Knotting


      Take the first two strands and make a 2 cm reef knot under the rod.
      DIY tutorial: Make A Jute Wall Hanging via DaWanda.com

      5

      First Row


      Do the same with the 3rd and 4th, making a 5th and 6th strand from the left, creating 4 uniformed square knots.
      DIY tutorial: Make A Jute Wall Hanging via DaWanda.com

      6

      Second Row


      Take the 3rd and 4th strands from the left and the 5th and 6th from the right, making a knot 3 cm below. 

      Repeat twice, with the four middle strands and the 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th strands from right.
      DIY tutorial: Make A Jute Wall Hanging via DaWanda.com

      7

      Third Row


      From the left, 3 cm below, repeat adjacently, making 4 hanging strands. 

      All 4 knots must hang evenly.
      DIY tutorial: Make A Jute Wall Hanging via DaWanda.com

      8

      Repeat


      Repeat the steps until you have this number of knots tied per row: 

      1st row: 4, 

      2nd row: 3, 

      3rd row: 4, 

      4th row: 3, 

      5th row: 4, 

      6th row: 3, 

      7th row: 4, 

      8th row: 3, 

      9th row: 2, 

      10th row: 1. 

      Cut the ends to finish.
      DIY tutorial: Make A Jute Wall Hanging via DaWanda.com

      YEAH, YOU´RE DONE!

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