Jute and Bead Wall Hanging

Jute and Bead Wall Hanging

What You'll Need:

Metal Hoops: 7", 11"
4 Packages 20mm Wooden Beads
1 Package 25mm Wooden Beads
1 Package 16mm Wooden Beads
2-Ply Jute
3-Ply Jute Rope
Hemp Cord
Rope Cutter
Scissors
Hot Glue
 

Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 2 Hours

How to Make a Jute and Bead Wall Hanging

Create your own beautiful Jute and Bead Wall Hanging! This wall hanging will look great on any space with its wooden beads and large metal hoops.
  • 1 Wrap 11" hoop

    Wrap the 11" hoop with the 3-ply jute. Use hot glue to tack the jute into place as you wrap.

  • 2 Wrap the 7" hoop

    Wrap the 7" hoop with the 2-ply jute.

  • 3 Cut jute and fold

    Cut two 30" sections of 3-ply jute. Fold each section in half.

  • 4 Knot hoops together

    Using the photo as a guide, hold both hoops together at one end and slip knot each section of jute to secure the hoops together. Tie two square knots, leave a space, then knot the ends together. Cut off the excess jute above the knot.

  • 5 Cut & knot hemp & string beads

    Cut five 48" strands of hemp. Fold one in half and slip knot over the bottom center of the small hoop, bring it down to the large hoop, loop and tie the hemp. String on eighteen 20mm wood beads and knot the end of the hemp. This will be the center strand.

  • 6 Slip knot & string on beads on strands

    Slip knot two more strands onto the small hoop 1" on either side of the center; bring the strands down to the large hoop, angle slightly, loop and tie the hemp. String on a 16mm bead, then fifteen 20mm beads and knot the end of the hemp.

  • 7 Slip knot & strand on beads on two more strands

    Slip knot two more strands onto small hoop 1" on either side of the previous strands, bring them down to the large hoop, angle slightly, loop and tie the hemp. String thirteen 20mm beads and knot the end of the hemp.

  • 8 Cut 36" hemp and bead

    Cut two 36" strands of hemp. Fold them in half and slip knot 1" over from the previous strands, bring down to the large hoop, angle slightly, loop and tie the hemp. String a 16mm bead, then ten 20mm beads and knot the end of the hemp.

  • 9 Cut 24" hemp and bead

    Cut two 24" strands of hemp. Fold them in half and skip knot 1" over from the previous strands, bring down to the large hoop, angle slightly, loop and tie the hemp. String five 20mm beads, a 16mm bead, and knot the end of the hemp.

  • 10 Cut 20" hemp and bead

    Cut two 20" strands of hemp. Fold them in half and slip knot 1" over from previous strands, bring down to the large hoop, loop and tie the hemp. String a 16mm bead and three 20mm beads and knot the end of the hemp.

  • 11 Cut more 20" hemp and bead

    Cut another 20" section, loop and slip knot over both hoops at the top center. String on a 16mm, 25mm, 16mm and then a 25mm bead and then knot the end of the hemp. Trim the hemp ends.