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This is a badge bit (BB) that is part of the PEP curriculum.  Completing this BB is part of getting the sand badge in textiles.

In this project, you will make twine from local plant material like nettles or suitable grasses.

To complete this Badge Bit, you must:
  -  make at least a 20 feet length of twine
  -  the twine must be plyed
  -  Post a picture of your raw materials
  -  Post a picture of your process of making twine
  -  Post a picture of your completed twine



make cordage from nettles


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I found this one on using brambles/blackberries. It seems to use the same basic process as with nettles. Would blackberry cordage count, too?



Another thing I noticed was that late winter doesn't seem the best time to try to make cordage--instead late spring/early summer is the best cordage time?
 
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