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DIY Boho Yarn Wall Art

1-wall art full lengthDresser from West Elm.

I can’t stop with the yarn you guys.  At night I’ve even dream about yarn projects–I wish I were kidding. This latest project is nothing new and you can check out my original tutorial for it here.  I made this more boho, natural, earthy version of DIY Yarn Wall Art for a dear friends baby shower.  Then she took it home and hung it in her nursery–which melted my heart.  I mentioned on Instagram how one of the most cathartic ways I can spend my time is when I’m creating things for my friends–making things I love for the people I love.  And I just love the vibe of her nursery and how rad the wall art looks.
2-boho yarn wall art
1-bottom of wall art
2-yarn wall art weaving
3-yarn wall art weaving
Rather than use a branch, I picked up this 1.5 inch dowel from Michaels to give it a more modern look.  Again, for more complete instructions check out this post or this post. 
boho yarn wall art

boho yarn wall artstring art tutorial
yarn art
natural string wall art
slip not string art

To switch things up and add some texture I added a few braids and knots.
jute hanging
At the end, I used jute as the hanging string.  I laid a piece of the jute length wise along the dowel and then I wrapped it around itself to secure it in place.
bohemian wall art
Remember, you can trim the bottom of the yarn to create any design you’d like.  I decided to keep this one more random but I love the way a clean edge or angle looks too.
cassaundra wall artCassaundra (of The Blue Closet) at her baby shower

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