Origin of raffia
Examples from the Web for raffia
Now with the raffia weave in and out, interlace the thread at the corners, and draw it tight enough to hold the splints in place.
Wind the raffia strands with the strand carrying the needle, sewing the coil thus made to the center.Text Books of Art Education, Book IV (of 7)|Hugo B. Froehlich
There is mentioned a raffia napkin ring in comparison with the one of reed.
The use of dyes is taught, and information given about raffia, rattan, and other necessary materials.A Mother's List of Books for Children|Gertrude Weld Arnold
This weave may also be used with raffia to make matting for the dining-room floor.Primary Handwork|Ella Victoria Dobbs