Lying in a hammock is a great way to relax, especially during the warm summer days. Despite the fact that they were at first used as bed for the poor, these days, people often use them for relaxation and leisure. Just with a few simple materials such as a sturdy canvas fabric and enough rope, you can create a wonderful, roomy hammock in no time and begin relaxing in it. In addition, you can customize it to your taste so that it suits your personality.
Here you will find some gorgeous hammock projects to get you started. Choose your best one, build it and lay back and enjoy!
1. Drop Cloth Hammock
Here is one which is very easy to make while the materials used for the hammock give it a cool look. Tutorial via Gardenista
2. Beach Towel Hammock
Perfect for some summertime relaxing. Get the directions at Design Sponge
3. Two-Tone Sail Rope Hammock
Geometric design holds better than a regular hammock weave, plus the sail rope adds a great touch of nautical contrast. Get the instructions at Design Milk
4. Hammock from Scratch
This overhand-knot hammock works attractively on the patio, out back or like a camp bed alternative. See the directions at Kinfolk
5. Lazy Day Hammock
I want to be reading a book in this hammock today! Get the instructions at Camille Styles
6. Faux Fur Hammock
It could be made from different soft and warm materials, that will offer you coziness and warmth too. Tutorial via The Aestate
7. Hammock Made of Fabric
8. EASY Backyard Hammock
Imagine how neat would it be to have a nice hammock at your backyard, where you can enjoy a few relaxing hours, listening to the nature. Directions at Miss Lovie Creations
9. Tablecloth Hammock
If you have a spare old table cloth it can now serve you as a trendy hammock in your backyard. Get the instructions at Outdoor Trail Gear
10. Tie Dyed Hammock
How about tie dyeing the cloth before using it to make the hammock? Get the instructions at Morena’s Corner
11. Hammock Arbor
A simple yet beautiful rope hammock. Directions at Amykayparnell
12. Rip Stop Nylon Hammock
Hammock made from two sections of rip stop nylon sewed together.
Get the directions at Instructables
13. Cozy Hammock
Cloth hammock with stylish rope ends. Tutorial at The Merrythought
14. Hammock Stand – Indoor & Outdoor
You can enjoy lying in a hammock whenever and wherever you want to.
Directions – Instructables
15. Hammock by The Little Dog Blog
Check out the instructions here to see how simple it actually is!