From crochet crop tops to woven wall hangings
, weaving had its heyday in the ’70s
. Now with the retro revival
movement in full swing, kitschy crafts are coming back in a big way. These 3D wall displays lend dimension, color, and texture to any space.
Ready to add some far out flair to your crib? You can score woven wall art on Etsy
and even at Target
. How-tos are popping up all over Pinterest. While DIY-ing
your own woven design may seem intimidating, we promise it’s not as complicated as you think—especially when you have the help of step-by-step instructions. These tutorials
take the guesswork out of creating a ‘70s-inspired masterpiece.DIY Negative Space Woven Wall Hanging
A highly textural weaving project that only takes an hour? Sign us up! A Beautiful Mess
achieved this vertical, negative space pattern through a combination thick jersey fabric—for the weave and fringe—cotton warp yarn, and a Lap Loom Model A
. If you look carefully, you’ll notice the triangles are actually open.