Macrame is a kind of needlework which basis is a small knot. Originally it was used for connection of two threads. But, gradually becoming more complicated, this small knot got decorative value. Macrame technique is used to create diverse objects and according to their application one chooses corresponding material. Collars, cuffs and other thin laces are made of thin silk, capron or cotton threads.
It is also possible to use unbleached flaxen threads.