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Wulfie’s Essentials

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Wulfie’s Essentials

  Hey all you Hemp fans! We have a great tutorial from one of our Hemptique faithful to share with you. Sandi is the owner of Wulfie’s Essentials. She sent us this beautiful necklace and wrote a tutorial on how to make it. She used our 10# Hemp Cord for this project. Here’s the link to her blog! Follow her directions and submit your creations!

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Hemp Heals Soil

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Hemp Heals Soil

Hemp roots absorb and dissipate the energy of rain and runoff, which protects fertilizer, soil, and keeps seeds in place. Hemp plants can also slow down the velocity of runoff by absorbing moisture. By creating shade, hemp plants moderate extreme variations in temperatures, thus conserving moisture in the soil. Hemp plants reduce the loss of topsoil in windy conditions. Hemp plants also loosen the earth for subsequent crops Hemp plants have even been said that they can pull nuclear toxins from soil. In fact hemp planted around the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site is said to pull radioactive elements from the...

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Top 5 uses for Hemp Cord

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Top 5 uses for Hemp Cord

Hemp cord is often used in many everyday craft projects. Unlike cotton which has short fibers, hemp has long fibers, making it very sturdy and a great alternative to cotton. Hemp cord is available in a number of different colors and sizes. Durable, all natural and strong, hemp cord is also quite affordable. Here are the top 5 uses for hemp cord — and in no particular order.   Hemp Jewelry Hemp jewelry is stylish and appeals on its level of naturalism. It is made with the popular hemp cord. The bracelets and necklaces are created with a trendy look...

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Hemp Cord Macrame Contest

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Hemp Cord Macrame Contest

Results of Hemptique Grab Bag ContestWe really enjoyed looking at the fabulous pieces you all shared, and we had great feedback. We always like to see your creativity and final products so send us more.We had Ash Dembinski give a wonderful quote from Ralph Waldo emerson, “The only way to have a friend is to be one.” We love to be your friend in craft journey so let us know what we can do to make things easier for you. That is very elaborate and the finished piece looks great Tiffany Morrison. The winner was Brittany Elkins with this beautiful piece and over...

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Hemp Paper Benefits over Other Fibers

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Hemp Paper Benefits over Other Fibers

Hemptique has an array of beautiful handmade hemp paper for all your needs. High quality, handmade material manufactured using a 2000 year old technique. Base materials are 50% hemp with the remainder linen and cotton. It is acid free and meets archival standards. It comes in white and natural antique colors. Manual production mode may cause slight color deviations. Hemptique Handmade Paper is ideal for handwriting, calligraphy, inkjet printing, water color, pastel and charcoal. A Few Facts about Hemp Fiber vs Tree Counterpart: Save more trees - Speed of production is lowered with Hemp farming. It takes about 90 days for plant...

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