According to dictionary.com hemp, also called Indian hemp, marijuana, is a tall course plant that is native to Asia but naturalized or cultivated in many parts of the world and is the source of a valuable fiber. The tough fiber of this plant is used for making rope.
1 foot = 1 forearm
*the length from your hand to your elbow
hemp string - approx. 14 feet
1 pea-sized bead - wooden, glass, stone, etc.
*make sure you can fit four strands of hemp through the bead's hole
1 pair of jeans
1 safety pin
1 pair of scissors