Description: The Slipknot is
sometimes called the Overhand Noose
because it starts with an Overhand knot.
Its been around for many centuries, but is not
often viewed as a decorative knot. In Macrame,
it's used to connect cords, and to form other
Below are instructions for two ways to tie the
basic knot, which has an adjustable
On another page are instructions for a very
unique application of this decorative
knot. It's called the Ashoka
Chakra, and it forms a ring
that can be used for jewelry designs.
You should practice other techniques that start
with this knot. These include the Chain
Sennit and the Zipper