Hemp jewelry is groovy and fashionable, simple to learn, and the materials are pretty affordable, even for starving students. You can tote your work around with you, and talk about speedy! You can often create something from start to finish in less than an hour!
Go to this page for more about buying twine, sizing and other materials you can use for knotted jewelry. I have info about what beads to use, and some cool alternatives to beads that you may not have thought of on this page too.
Knotting Techniques and Hemp Jewelry Basics
The most common hemp jewelry uses simple macrame knotting techniques.
Here are the knots you need to know to follow my project patterns. (in alphabetical order):