The art of macrame bags with their hands
The art of tie-dye macrame weaving has been known since Ancient Egypt and Ancient Greece. Then it began to be used in Assyria, Iran, Japan and China. Europe became acquainted with him in VIII — IX centuries. The history of macrame is rooted in the history of seafaring. What marine units, and their combination formed the basis of decorative weaving. Know more than four thousand nautical knots, some of them differ in difficulty and beauty. The combination of the nodes and formed the basis of the first schematic drawings macrame. At present, there are six types of netting and hundreds of different knots.
The main thing to complete a beautiful work — is to choose the right material. The most suitable materials for weaving are leather, cord, vegetable fibre, sisal, nylon thread, linen thread, jute, twine, fine wire, yarns (wool, silk, cotton) and some synthetic materials. The material for the netting should be strong, moderately twisted and pliable for proper tightening knots. In addition to the materials to get started, yet is necessary to select the appropriate tools: scissors, needle, ruler, metal knitting needles, hooks, spindles, strubnitsa and pads. When the preliminary plans completed, you can start weaving. Quite a complex and painstaking hand crafted — macrame. Bag and wall panels, bracelet and bracelet, belt and vest, blouse and dress work equally well in this technique.
In more detail I would like to focus on just one of this man-made masterpiece of art. Bags accompany the modern man in almost every area. Of course, you can go to the store and buy any, but lovers of exclusive can use the technique of macrame. Bag, woven knots decorative, is a very durable, reliable and beautiful. These bags usually have a significant cost but it is due to the fact that their manufacturers use high quality material and they are exclusive. The main criterion is that bag made of macrame with their hands.
A woven handbag can beautify an evening dress, business suit, denim set, light summer dress and many other outfits. Skilled craftswomen will not be easy to weave the most intricate macramé bags. The scheme of weaving this kind very difficult. For beginners it is possible only a small bag-the bag for the kitchen. However, do not worry. Big starts small. This macramé bag will look very impressive in the kitchen as a suspension unit for storing the fruits.
Using this technique you can weave different bags, even a small bag-phone case. Of course, they all require decorations to be unique and attractive. A huge role played by colors, which must be carefully selected.
For decor you can use various beads, tassels, original buckles and clasps, buttons and zippers.. Also important is form. Many of the original models allows you to create macramé. Bag, made in this technique of weaving will surely become a favorite accessory, but also necessary and useful thing.