How-to: Make a Dream Catcher from Old Guitar Strings

first loop
Your mantra for this next part is “over and through.” You’re going to weave the twine around your frame using a stitch like the one pictured above. When you get all the way around the circle, you’ll do your next loop onto the first stitch from the round you did before. This tutorial illustrates the whole thing nicely, if you need a bit more detail.

Basically, you keep weaving over and through, working your way around until you’ve filled up the center of your frame with your weaving. When you’re done, you should be left with some hanging string, like this:

ready for feather

Don’t cut that off! You’ll use it to hang your feather.

Next >> Creating and hanging the feather

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My name is Becky Striepe (rhymes with “sleepy”), and I am a crafts and food writer from Atlanta, Georgia with a passion for making our planet a healthier, happier, and more compassionate place to live. My mission is to make vegan food and crafts accessible to everyone!. If you like my work, you can also find me on Twitter, Facebook, and .


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