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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 0.5mm) and 20lb (approx 1mm). The weights refer to the rope’s test strength (how much weight it can bear).

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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Dew Drop Leaves

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

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Castaway Beaded Macrame Bracelet

My inspiration for this bracelet was the California coast. Rocky, Pacific blues, mossy greens...

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