Macrame coaster free tutorial

I've shared this tutorial on my latest Instagram post, however, I also wanted to added here so you can all find it again easily and the images are much bigger!

This is a simple and effective little project that you can do it even if you have never tried macrame before. Give it a go and if you post a picture on Instagram or Facebook, please use #startacreativejourney

macrame coaster


10 x 1.2 meters of 3mm rope 1x 30cm piece of string Masking tape Measuring tape Scissors Comb

Tutorial: STEP 1- Fix your string with masking tape on your table top. (picture below)

STEP 2-Using a lark knot (you can learn how to make it here) place the 12 pieces of rope on your piece of string. (picture below)

macrame coaster step 1- lark knots

STEP 3- Measure 6cm under your string and start a row of 5 square knots (you can learn how to make it here ).

STEP 4- Continue to make alternated rows of 5 and 4 square knots util you have 11 rows. (picture below)


STEPS 5- Cut the ropes under the string and then measure 6cm under your last row of square knots and cut the ropes. ( picture below)

macrame coaster final step

STEPS 6- Unravel the rope’s ends on both side and with the help of the comb brush them. ( picture below)

macrame coaster fringes

Voila’, you have your coaster!

macrame coaster- free tutorial

What do you think? could make one? Try and let me know!

If you have any questions, just comment below or email me.

Looking forward to seeing your beautiful work.

Isabella x

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