Hanging Macrame Chair

According to my WordPress Stats, someone is looking for a pattern on a macrame hanging chair. If you read my post from December 31, 2011, And It Begins… you will know that I did find the pattern for the chair I planned on making 30 years ago.

two 26″ wrought iron rings make up this macrame hanging chair

It took quite a while to find it originally because I did a search using the words hanging chair, hanging macrame chair, but came up with nothing. Then I found in eBay the book that I used to have that has a picture of a woman sitting in the chair, wearing a bikini, next to other objects that you can making from this booklet. And there it was; they called it the Bird Cage, who would guess that.

Today I re-visited the site where the free pattern was and found that it no longer exists.

I will continue to look for the original pattern from 1977.


117 thoughts on “Hanging Macrame Chair

  1. I am in love with this chair. If you could please forward the instructions that would be wonderful. Thank you so much for sharing!!!!!


  2. Hi! I’ve been looking everywhere for something like this! If I could have the instructions that would be amazing! Thank you!


  3. I’m the owner of Free Macrame Patterns and the chair was on my site for a while. It’s not the same as the original and I never did make it myself. If someone could tell me how the pattern worked out, I can put it back up. If you have any suggestions as to how I can change the pattern, let me know.


  4. Hey can you please teach me how to make hanging macrame chair… The one exactly seen in the picture Plz…I need to learn can you Plz send me the procedure step by step plz


    • The rings used were from the late 1970’s and I had them in my basement. But I recently called a local business that makes and sells wrought iron railings and gates. I asked if they could make me another pair of rebar circles 36″ and they said that they would for under $75.


    • There is a set of directions on-line that you have access to make the chair. The Macrasme Supperstore sells the cord, but you will need to find a person who can cut, bend, and weld rebar into two large rings as part of assembly.


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