How to Tie a Slip Knot

When hanging a weaving I like to use a slip knot because the loop is adjustable.

You can slip the knot up and down to make your loop larger or smaller.

Here's the steps...

How to tie a Slip knot, step 1

How to tie a slip knot, step 2

How to tie a slip knot step 3

How to tie a slip knot step 4

All done!

slip knot

After you've made your slip knot, loop it over the dowel, slip the knot down, and trim the end. Do the same on the other side of the dowel and you're all set!

How to tie a slip knot, tying on the rod

I use this knot all the time, but to telI the truth, I wasn't sure what it was called...

so I looked it up in my knots book... and it wasn't there! 

I went to YouTube, and after I found a video or two I thought,

"Why don't I make a video to teach my favorite readers out there?"

It will be coming soon, and when I do, I'll post it here.

For now,