Description: The Square Knot
Button is a vintage knot rarely seen in modern
Macrame patterns. These decorative knots were
very popular in Macrame designs created in the
This particular type of button knot is easy to
make, and is often used to create heads for
dolls and animals. It's can be used to decorate
just about anything, including Wall Hangings,
Plant Hangers and Wreaths.
To see a project where this knot is featured,
go to the Holiday Angel.
Make sure you know how to tie Square
Knots before you try practicing
These knots require more
material than flat designs, since the
cords are folded. Keep that in mind if you
create your own designs, and cut the cords
For every button knot you make, you need at
inches of material.