We love these DIY macrame hammock patterns as a summer project. They are nice and relaxing to make and completely practical!
Sometimes, relaxing on the porch requires a comfortable and stylish hammock. With a few tools and some basic math skills, you’ll have a beautiful chair that shows off your do-it-yourself skills.
These gorgeous hammocks are a great addition to your home, bedroom, kid’s room, living room, and more. Adds charm to a yard, patio, deck, and garden — versatile enough to function as hammock chair, room display, or one of a kind piece of art.
1. Macrame Hammock Pattern by Felt Magnet
Macrame Hammock Materials
2 Strong Metal Rings (2 inches in diameter)
2 – 20 Inch Lengths of Wood, 1 Inch by 3/4 Inch
150 Yards Hammock String
10 Feet Thicker Edging String
85 Yards Thinner Fringe String
78 Colored Wooden Beads
Large Blunt Needle
2 Long Knitting Needles or 2 Lengths of Dowel
Extra Strings, If Needed For Practice
To make this hammock you will, first of all, need a basic understanding of macrame knots. Knots used are the reverse double half hitch (or reverse lark’s head knot), half hitches, marling knot, and collecting knot.
So if you are a beginner you can check out this link for a guide on how to tie the knots.
Other than the macrame skills the pattern is rather simple, however, it is involved and may take a while to complete as it is so large. Definitely worth the time though, as the end result is simply stunning and will last you for many years to come.
How To Get Started On Your Macrame Hammock
Watch the video below for an overview of how the macrame hammock is made. It is mesmerizing to watch how it is done and gives some great inspiration, especially if you are unsure about making the hammock.
So, now it is time to get stuck in and make the hammock, you can go ahead and open the link for in-depth step by step instructions on how to complete the hammock.
4. Macrame Hanging Chair Pattern by Cut Out And Keep
This Ovis Macrame Hanging Chair’s frame and sling construction provide a fresh way of addressing support and comfort.
Hard machined materials (metal and wood) are paired with soft textural ones (cotton ropes) to create a rigid structural frame that is intersected by a flowing woven sling. The result is a balance that feels at once supportive and comfortable.
To make this one-of-the-kind Macrame hammock you will need approximately 1000 yards of cord – 50 cords 20 yards each (poly 4mm cord works great), two sturdy metal rings (about 3″ wide) and two wooden dowels (30″ long, 0,5-1″ diameter).
While you relax with the rocking motion of your hammock, a gentle breeze will brush against the intricate design of the macrame finished. Make it in green for a more nature-friendly vibe or choose any color of cords you like that will match your home and garden.
The nice thing about this macrame cat hammock is that it’s comprised of mostly Square Knots, so it’s easy enough for macrame beginners.
This hammock will turn out so sweet it will make you want to adopt a kitten (if you don’t have one). This hanging macrame cat hammock is superior comfortable like a swing and a boho decorative piece for your home. This is the best cat hammock for your little majesty!
8. Off White Macrame Hammock Chair From Limbo Imports
Create your dream home with this luxurious Boho inspired hammock chair & matching pillows. Perfect indoors and outdoors. The beautiful handmade macrame – crochet fringe adds a modern flair to the design.
This solid cotton canvas white hanging chair is an elegant blissful retreat that matches any decor style. Hang it from the ceiling, post, tree, or stand. Lay back and relax as you enjoy this roomy comfortable hammock swing chair. Looks great in bedrooms too!
The elegant appearance and pure cotton construction will quickly make this your favorite seat, hand-crafted, tightly-woven, and purely luxurious.
This macrame large hammock is large enough to stretch your legs out in it and supports weight well. The wood that holds the hammock makes it easy to install and the fringes add a whimsical, bohemian touch to your space.
14. Colonial Navy Blue Macrame Hammock From Arti Hammocks
This colonial navy blue macrame hammock is designed for your ultimate comfort and ready to be hanged indoor in your cozy nook or outdoor on your deck, porch, or a tree. A simple invitation to enjoy the moment.
Relax in a high-quality hammock chair made of Caliber 21 cotton yarn (vs Caliber 18), which makes it super soft, resistant, and comfy.