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 view a project where this knot is featured,
see 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 to form the button. Keep that
in mind if you create your own designs, and cut
the cords longer.
For every button knot you make, you need at
inches of material.