Raffia & Hat Making Supplies
A 2-ply, untreated and uncoiled sisal. Put up in coils of approximately one pound (roughly 200/ft pound). Available in natural blonde, and it will accept dyes and wood stains.
For a 10 lb tube $37.50
Similar to our sisal cordage, it accepts dyes and wood stains. A popular material for twined baskets and other fibre arts.
|Order No.||Ply (Diameter)||Color||Price|
|ST2-4.0-TR||2 Ply (4.0mm)||Natural Treated||$4.50|
|Waxed twine, similar to waxed linen. Size is close to that of 4 ply linen. Put up in 2 oz. tubes (approx. 350 ft.). Popular item to use in pine needle basketry.|
32 +: $5.35/tube
100% linen, waxed and put up in approximate 113 yard (339 foot) or 40 (120 foot)yard spools.
|WLBLK-4||4 (.8mm)||113 yds.||Black||
|WLBN-4||4 (.8mm)||113 yds.||Brown|
|WLGN-4||4 (.8mm)||113 yds.||Green|
|WLMGY-4||4 (.8mm)||113 yds.||Mahogany|
|WLNAT-4||4 (.8mm)||113 yds.||Natural|
|WLNB-4||4 (.8mm)||113 yds.||Navy Blue|
|WLRED-4||4 (.8mm)||113 yds.||Red|
|WLYB-4||4 (.8mm)||113 yds.||Yale Blue|
|WLBK-8||8 (1.6mm)||113 yds.||Black||1-11: $18.25/spool
|WLBK-12||12 (2.4mm)||113 yds.||Black|
|WLNAT-8||8 (1.6mm)||113 yds.||Natural|
|WLBLK-7||7 (1mm)||40 yds.||Black||1-11: $7.75/Spool
|WLBN-7||7 (1mm)||40 yds.||Brown|
|WLEMG-7||7 (1mm)||40 yds.||Emerald Green|
|WLMGY-7||7 (1mm)||40 yds.||Mahogany|
|WLORN-7||7 (1mm)||40 yds.||Orange|
|WLPUR-7||7 (1mm)||40 yds.||Purple|
|WLRED-7||7 (1mm)||40 yds.||Red|
|WLYLW-7||7 (1mm)||40 yds.||Yellow|
|Natural Jute Twine|
|Put up in 10 pound tubes.|
|Order Number||Plys||Diameter (Inches - millimeters)||View|
5/64" - 2.00 mm
|NJT3-3.00||3||1/8" - 3.00 mm
|NJT4-4.5||4||11/64" - 4.50 mm
|NJT4-5.25||4||13/64" - 5.25 MM
Kraft brown in color; fleece twine is used in floral design, to repair woven hampers, and as a weaver in coil basketry. It can also be woven on a loom or curled for hair on a tole painted doll.
|Order No.||1-19lbs||20lb tube|
|Natural Manila Fibre|
Combed, raw manila fibre, ready to be twisted and used as a weaver. Natural blonde color, with some dark strands. It will accept dyes and wood stains. Normally it is twisted into a rope or braided. It has also become a popular material for hair on handmade dolls. Put up in 1 pound bags (approx.)
|Order No.||1-9lbs||10lb box||20lb box|
|MF (Long Strands)||$12.50/lb||$8.25/lb||$7.25/lb|
|MF-S (Short Strands)||$7.75/lb||$6.75/lb||$5.25/lb|
|Ask for current bale price (220lbs)|
|Order No.||Size||Single||12 or more|
|WH-15||Braided Water Hyacinth 15mm wide (1/2") 30ft coil||$12.50||$8.25|
|WH-10||Braided Water Hyacinth 10mm wide (3/8") 30ft coil||$12.50||$8.25|
Made from the same great material that Lahaula Matting is made from (Lahaula or Pandanas leaves). Put up in 1/2 pound coils of 120 feet, with the average length being 6 feet.
|Order No.||Price: 1-9 coils||Price: 10+|
|LL-C||$9.95 each||$5.50 each|
|Order Number||Size||1-24 lbs||25 +lbs|
Sheets approx. 10"x 18" Raw Coconut. Hard fibre at one end, soft fibre at the other. Looks almost woven. Approx. 12 sheets/pound
|CF5||5mm (3/16") - 182 ft/lb||$12.95/lb||$8.25/lb|
|CF5-BK||5mm (3/16") - 182 ft/lb (Black color)||$14.95/lb||$10.25/lb|
|Feet per pound is approximate|
|Quantity||Price Per Foot (21" width)|
Ask for current price on 50 foot rolls.
Sample cards available for $0.50 each.
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Learn the basics of knotting with step-by-step photos and easy-to-follow illustrations. Create special effects with braided cotton, suede laving, jewelry wire, and beads.