Creating a Net with Square Knots
Creating a macramé net with square knots is easier than you think, especially when you follow along with these instructions led by jewelry designer Jude.
Secure 6 knotting cords to a holding cord, or a component, using lark's head knots.
Using a square knot, tie knotting cords 1 and 4 over 2 and 3. Repeat with the following:
Cords 5 and 8 over 6 and 7
Cords 9 and 12 over 10 and 11
To begin the next row tie cords 3 and 6 over 4 and 5. Repeat with cords 7 and 10 over 8 and 9. View the following style options in the Gallery of Designs:
Use overhand knots in place of square knots:
Add beads between knots:
Add beads at cord ends:
Add more than one knot at a time:
Work around undrilled stones:
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