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times, then slip it off and bind it around several times near the top with the end of the strand, sewing it fast with a tapestry needle; this forms a little tassel, such as are made of worsted. A row of these across the bottom of the bag, a cord of

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twisted raffia (as worsted cords are made), drawn through the top loops and an inner lining of turkey-red cotton will complete this pretty and serviceable bag

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Knotted Bag for Twine

Materials: 17 strands of raffia,

A stick the size of a lead pencil, A pair of scissors,

A ball of twine,

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