Modern Macrame (Hardcover)

33 Stylish Projects for Your Handmade Home

By Emily Katz

Ten Speed Press, 9780399579578, 248pp.

Publication Date: May 15, 2018



The ultimate guide to creating and styling modern macrame projects in the home from top creative tastemaker and sought-after macrame artist Emily Katz.

Macrame--the fine art of knotting--is an age-old craft that's undergoing a contemporary renaissance. At the heart of this resurgence is Emily Katz, a lifestyle icon and artist who teaches sold out macrame workshops around the world and creates swoon-worthy aspirational interiors with her custom hand-knotted pieces. Modern Macrame is a stylish, contemporary guide to the traditional art and craft of macrame, including 33 projects, from driftwood wall art and hanging herb gardens to macrame room dividers and headboards. The projects are showcased in easy to follow and photogenic project layouts, guiding both the novice and the more experienced crafter in a highly achievable way. Included with every project are thoughtful lifestyle tips showing how macrame can provide the perfect finishing touch for the modern, well-designed home--whether it's a hundred-year-old farmhouse, a sophisticated loft, or a cozy but stylish rental.

About the Author

EMILY KATZ is a creative consultant, interior designer, macrame teacher, artist, and Instagram phenomenon. She has taught macrame to thousands of people around the globe, and created custom installations and projects for Microsoft, Ralph Lauren, and more. Emily has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, London Daily Mail, Buzzfeed, Nylon, Popeye magazine, and Elle Japan, Elle NL, and Elle France to name a few.