How do you stop cording from fraying?
Apply a generous coating of seam sealant or white craft glue to the taped end of the cording. Allow the glue or sealant to dry before removing the tape. Glue or sealant should dry within a couple hours.
Can you burn macrame cord?
Preparing with a Flame
Parachute cord should ALWAYS be prepared with this method. Makes sure you test the material first, by applying a flame to a small piece. The material needs to MELT rather than burn. The melted portion will be darker than the rest of the material, but it should NOT ignite.
How do I stop my hemp cord from fraying?
One of the easier solutions and one that suits natural and man-made fibres, tape is a fantastic way to stop rope from fraying. Use duct tape or electrical tape to carefully cover the ends. You may need several pieces that overlap each other to keep the loose ends from escaping.