Sporting a macrame keychain is one of the many ways that you can spruce up your bags or keys. You can buy them online but the best part is you can do it yourself!
You may be looking for some knot or pattern inspiration, so look no further because we have listed you guys fun, adorable inspiration to follow for your next DIY adventure!
Fun Macrame Keychain Ideas? Check Them Out Below!
You can never go wrong with a classic chevron pattern for your macrame keychain. If this is your first time to sport the macrame style, you can start from the basics and work your way to more crazy styles!
Following the easy video tutorial above, you can make your keychain as long as you want if you want more of an impact!
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Who says you can’t incorporate your favorite things into your macrame keychain design? If you are a fan of the ocean, this seashell leaf macrame is a great idea for you.
Take a closer look at the inspiration image above and you will see that there are actually adorable little seashells in the middle of the knots! The fringe adds a rustic look to the keychain and screams boho chic.
Speaking of the ocean, this mermaid tail macrame keychain would be the perfect gift to friends or family who absolutely love the sea or love going to the beach!
There are multiple macrame knots to achieve this mermaid-style keychain, but what makes them what they are, are the distinct v-shaped cut of the fringes at the end.
4. Tassel Macrame Style
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Who doesn’t love fringes? This tassel macrame style of keychain doesn’t necessarily have complicated macrame knots but boast of fun and graceful fringes that move with every movement you make.
As you can see in the inspiration photo above, these pretty tassel keychains are not restricted to just one color. Two-tone variants are also a great trend and show one’s personality beautifully!
5. Wristlet Macrame Keychain
Macrame keychains are not just pretty to look at, they can be useful too! By doing a continuous square knot, you can create a wristlet that you can attach with your keys and other valuables.
This style encapsulates beauty and function, as you can be wearing a pretty bracelet while keeping your keys safe at the same time!
6. Heart Pattern Keychain
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This beautiful heart pattern keychain is truly a game-changer as it incorporates the art of macrame with a pretty shape that everybody loves and recognizes. This style is perfect for everyone as a heart is a symbol of peace and love, and it can be worn no matter what your orientation is.
7. Beaded Macrame Keychain
Another way to spruce up your otherwise ordinary macrame is to add some wooden beads. Not only does wooden beads add to the boho look of your macrame, but it also creates a great focal point that enhances the whole design.
You can see that the example above uses bigger wooden beads. You may opt for smaller ones resulting in a smaller keychain, or you can go the opposite route with a bigger piece to make your keychain look more extravagant.
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8. DNA Pattern Macrame
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This next example on our list of fun macrame keychains to get inspired with is a common style in the macrame community. Some people see an ordinary pattern, while others see a DNA double helix model!
That’s right, if you’re geeky and creative enough, then you probably saw the latter. Whatever your interpretation is of this pattern, it is another classic macrame look that never goes out of style.
9. Rainbow Keychain
Who would have thought that you could make macrame rainbows? With the many macrame ideas popping up as of late, this rainbow style is probably one the most creative and well-loved in the community.
Because who doesn’t love rainbows? And when combined with the idea of macrame, it is truly something that puts a smile on people’s faces.
10. Spine Leaf Macrame Style
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This next example on our list is called a spine leaf macrame style. Why? Because the knot runs down in a thin, straight line, just like a spine!
Plus it frays off on the sides, which when cut properly, takes the form of a leaf. The image above shows a version of this style that is dyed naturally with hibiscus flowers, but you can opt to go simple and chic with just a white yarn or rope.
11. Lobster Tail Style
Here’s a style of macrame keychain that is more on the creative side. This lobster knot macrame keychain combines two separate knot patterns and joins them towards the end with a singular knot or clasp, and a fringe.
The final look resembles a lobster tail, thus the name. This style is not as popular as the other ones above but is nonetheless as beautiful compared to all the styles.
12. Bead Holder Macrame
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With this bead or ball holder macrame keychain style, you can finally have a fun keychain with a great story behind it. The story comes from whatever you choose to put in the middle of the basket.
Whatever sentimental item you choose to put inside, make sure that it is big enough to fit snugly and be held without falling through the holes!
13. Beaded Tassels
This gorgeous style combines two keychain style ideas listed above–beads and tassels. And who said you can only use round beads?
Let your creativity shine and opt for other shapes to make your keychain stand out more!
14. Ball-Knot Macrame Keychain
Wrapping up our list of beautiful macrame keychain styles is another tutorial video. For this style, instead of placing beads on top, you are actually creating a ball-shape using knots!
This is a great way to learn about macrame as it will only take you five minutes to finish!
And there you have it for a list of some of the best macrame keychain ideas that you can be inspired with during this time!
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