hempbuzz United States (US) 291 Questions 5 Answers 0 Best Answers 40 Points View Profile 0 hempbuzz Asked: June 27, 20202020-06-27T20:37:18-04:00 2020-06-27T20:37:18-04:00In: Clothing and Apparel How to Weave Hemp? 0 How to Weave Hemp? weave Share Facebook 12 Answers Voted Oldest Recent HempGuru United States (US) 0 Questions 126 Answers 0 Best Answers 276 Points View Profile HempGuru 2020-08-09T14:48:41-04:00Added an answer on August 9, 2020 at 2:48 pm Weaving hemp has been traditionally done for centuries and is a thriving industry in some parts of the world. But you can also do it easily at home to create a piece of hemp fabric. All you need is hemp yarn, an embroidery needle, and a home-made loom. A mini loom could be easily made with a rectangular board. You’ll need to cut small parallel slits along the top and bottom edges. Then run the yarn across the slits and start weaving horizontally. There are plenty of videos available online if you’re interested in learning it in detail. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Cleverclogs 0 Questions 204 Answers 0 Best Answers 414 Points View Profile Cleverclogs 2020-08-09T14:48:16-04:00Added an answer on August 9, 2020 at 2:48 pm Thankfully, if you already know how to weave with other materials, you won’t find the process too different from your standard weaving process. People have been creating with hemp for over 10,000 years! The resultant fabric is a similar look and feels to woven linen, and whether done by hand or a machine, the results are nice soft fabrics that wick away water and is suited to both high and low-temperature climates. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp acevedobenitez 0 Questions 182 Answers 0 Best Answers 366 Points View Profile acevedobenitez 2020-08-09T14:47:33-04:00Added an answer on August 9, 2020 at 2:47 pm You can weave hemp like you would any other fabric thread or yarn. You can purchase hemp yarn like you would cotton or polyester yarn. The methods of weaving depend on what you want to make. You could use a loom, needle, crochet hook, or your fingers. I have used hemp for macrame projects and jewelry. I like the natural color selection with undyed hemp yarn more then unbleached cotton. My hemp projects are more sturdy and do not fade like my cotton projects 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp MarcLouis 0 Questions 187 Answers 0 Best Answers 376 Points View Profile MarcLouis 2020-07-26T08:13:36-04:00Added an answer on July 26, 2020 at 8:13 am The most effective way to weave hemp is by using a loom. You then use the same technique that you would use with linen. Hemp is ideal for the production of clothes, carrier sacks, and canvas as it is mildew resistant and extremely durable. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Moogdummy 0 Questions 246 Answers 0 Best Answers 521 Points View Profile Moogdummy 2020-07-18T13:05:50-04:00Added an answer on July 18, 2020 at 1:05 pm You’ll want to purchase a nice loom or make your own out of cardboard (yes, that’s possible and quite easy). Once you’ve acquired a loom, you’ll want to set up your basic threaded loom. You’re now ready to start weaving over and under horizontally across your loom. It’s actually quite simple. Keep looping over and under and alternate from side to side. You should eventually come out with a beautifully woven hemp fabric. Congratulations! 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Hempmaster3000 0 Questions 214 Answers 0 Best Answers 461 Points View Profile Hempmaster3000 2020-07-15T14:30:40-04:00Added an answer on July 15, 2020 at 2:30 pm I’m pretty sure this can be woven like any kind of rope or string. You will need a look, of course, needles, some strong cardboard, and you should be good to go! You start by threading vertically (not side to side haha) and weave it back and forth. Then after awhile – boom! You have it! 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Abe Melbourne, Australia 2 Questions 238 Answers 0 Best Answers 559 Points View Profile Abigail 2020-07-14T19:25:50-04:00Added an answer on July 14, 2020 at 7:25 pm It’s been 10000 years since humans tried to weave hemp for any intentions consist of necklaces bracelets, fabrics, and so on…, you are going to prepare the necessary tools to create hemp, sturdy cardboard, needles, a yarn, and a handmade loom! All you should do is to follow simple steps. Briefly speaking, you must use a loom and attach the threads vertically then weave by weaving back and forward. You are now officially learning the necessary steps! 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp wordsmith 0 Questions 256 Answers 0 Best Answers 531 Points View Profile wordsmith 2020-07-14T19:25:30-04:00Added an answer on July 14, 2020 at 7:25 pm Step 1: Cardboard Loom Making – Mark, every ¼ inch at the top and bottom, then cut a slit. This will be the base for a handmade loom. Step 2: Loom Threading – Thread the yarn at the upper left slit than on bottom left. Continue this in slits with the same positioning. Step 3: Loom Weaving Step 4: Remove Weaving from Base 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp amanda.tolar Waynesburg, United States (US) 0 Questions 313 Answers 0 Best Answers 661 Points View Profile amanda.tolar 2020-07-14T19:24:53-04:00Added an answer on July 14, 2020 at 7:24 pm You weave with it just like you would with any other fiber! Hemp yarn/thread/etc. can be used with a loom, or any of the other smaller weaving tools. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp CrayM 0 Questions 311 Answers 0 Best Answers 655 Points View Profile CrayM 2020-07-13T17:54:13-04:00Added an answer on July 13, 2020 at 5:54 pm Just like any other fiber that can be woven! The hardest part in this process, if starting from the raw plant, is making the fibers from the plants since hemp is known to be a little more “rough” than other fibers, like cotton. After that, as stated above, affixing and weaving back and forth vertically. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Melody 0 Questions 189 Answers 0 Best Answers 387 Points View Profile Melody 2020-07-09T20:03:08-04:00Added an answer on July 9, 2020 at 8:03 pm Once you have some hemp fiber threads, you can weave hemp just like you would weave any other kind of yarn. Use a loom and affix the threads vertically, then weave back and forth horizontally until you have your hemp fabric! That was easy, wasn’t it? 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp wavess 0 Questions 234 Answers 0 Best Answers 496 Points View Profile wavess 2020-07-10T13:07:26-04:00Added an answer on July 10, 2020 at 1:07 pm If you are trying to weave hemp at home, the easiest way to do so is to make a cardboard loom and use the loom to weave your hemp. You can make a cardboard loom by simply cutting slits along each side (across from each other) and then threading hemp fiber or yarn through the slits. Then take a needle, along with your hemp materials, and begin looping the yarn through the vertical threads that affixed to the loom. You can easily make hemp accessories, as well as placemats, coasters, and other neat things using this method! 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Remember Me! Forgot Password?