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Old 07-12-2009, 01:17 PM   #11
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See....I wish I knew more about processing plant material...from what I understand, it is more of a chemical process....

I mean...if you can make yarn from think a simular to bamboo plant would do it....
The way I was shown at some western park with yucca was you smash the leaves with a rock until there's nothing left but fibers.
Of course this was making rope, not yarn so it would probably be quite rough.
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Old 07-12-2009, 05:59 PM   #12
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Heh. The only rhubarb I've ever seen was at the grocery store or in a pie. Green stalks with something fiberish inside? I'd be very, very tempted to try....
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Old 07-17-2009, 09:39 PM   #13
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Hmmm, Knitters minds can be as twisted as their stitches...
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Old 07-18-2009, 09:33 AM   #14
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I should actually go look at it again...since I left it rotting in the back yard...
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