Hemp is a fun a versatile crafting material! You can make fun knotted hemp jewelry, macrame, or even use it for gardening! Big bold natural materials like wood or bonebeads work best for hemp jewelry and macrame.
Title: Hip Hemp with Beads- Easy Knotted Designs with Hemp Cord Author: Suzanne McNeill Publisher: Design Originals, 2008 Since ancient Egyptian times, hemp has been knotted for decorative purposes. The tradition of using this very strong, natural fiber in clothing and jewelry making has survived to present day, with many of the original knotting techniques still intact! Today people continue to enjoy the texture and beauty of intricate knot work. Hip Hemp with Beads combines the age old craft with beautiful beads to please yet another generation with its collection of chokers, bracelets and belts. You'll find a wide range of styles including classic, natural, playful and eclectic. Whether it's enhancing a teen's attire or complimenting your favorite jeans, Hip Hemp has an accessory that's just right for you. Skill Level: Beginner-Intermediate Soft Cover 19 Pages 8.5x11