How to Make a Hammock

Have you ever heard about hammock? Yes, when you want to have a rest in a real joyful with the sensation of natural breath, laying down your body and the book accompany you, may be it is the right answer.

A hammock is a sling made from fabric, rope, or netting, suspended between two points, used for swinging, sleeping, or resting. It normally consists of one or more cloth panels, or a woven network of twine or thin rope stretched with ropes between two firm anchor points such as trees or posts.

When you are about having your beauty rest outside the room, you can suspend the points of the rope in the trees. It is a simple interesting idea isn’t it? You can relax your body all day long. How could you get it? Let’s make start to experience of how to make a hammock.

Before you start to move your body to enjoy the steps of how to make a hammock, you will need some tools and materials. You will need a tape measure, 600 feet of sturdy rope and scissor. The very first thing you need to do is measuring and cutting 24 strands of rope that are each 20 feet long.

Then, gather all 24 strands of rope on one end, and knot them all together, leaving about one foot of rope ends hanging from the top of your knot. Then, let’s begin tie the two strands of rope together using a simple overhand knot. Repeat this with the next two strands, and so on, making sure that your knots are all level with one another.

You should see the beginning of your first row; it should run left to right. Keep making rows of knots until you have about three feet of rope strand ends left. Knot all 24 strands of rope together, leaving about two feet of rope between this knot and your last row of knots. Trim excess rope on either end of your hammock.

You are about finished for the way of how to make a hammock. Then, attach hammock ends to two trees in your backyard, on your porch or take it with you to lounge on your next camping trip.

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