most common question

the most common question I get at markets is

“is this macrame?!” 

no. no it is not. these are hand woven wall hangings. the technique used is weaving. when weaving you pass yarn horizontally through a vertical warp. macrame is making knots with strings that hang vertically.

wall hanging;
noun
decorative piece displayed on a vertical wall

weaving; 
verb
the art of passing yarn through warped thread to produce a design, often used to hang on a wall

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macrame;
mac·ra·mé
noun
the art of knotting cord or string in patterns to make decorative articles

macrame - reformed fibers.jpg
photo from my favourite macrame artist- reformed fibers

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