The spanish word devired from the Arabic "migramah" wich is believed to mean < decorative frill >
It is a technique where use threads, yarns,creating with our hands elaborate bindings with knots
The 70s became especially popular throuh the hippies and grunge of that era.
In the jewelry today gives dynamic present!
For me the art of tying except interest, when operating as psychotherapy...
i can experimenting hours, inventing new ways of tying ,motifs ,styles