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Hemp

Hemp is perfect for marcrame or other knotting activities. Its roughness holds knots well and also adds a very natural look to your designs. We recommend using a bit of adhesive such as GS Hypo Cement on your beginning and end knots—just in case! ☺ We carry the two most common weights: 10lb (approx 1mm) and 20lb (approx 1.5mm). The weights refer to the rope’s test strength (how much weight it can bear).

Using the Square Knot

The square knot is one of the most basic knots you can learn when you're starting macrame. This...

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Dew Drop Leaves

Designer: Betsy Kaage This design was inspired by our April 2012 Spring Rain theme, using Lima...

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Using the Half Square Knot

The half square knot gives the effect of flat twisted ribbon. If you already know the square...

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