Chinese Knot Tutorial on Tying Pipa Knot
Summary: In this tutorial, we will teach you how to tie a Pipa knot. It looks like the Chinese musical instrument-lute, so Chinese peopple called Pipa, and its the name comes from.
Pipa knot is a decorative knot, you can make a small one as a earring dangle, or make a big one for wall decoration as you like, get started right now!
Tutorial on how to tie Pipa knot:
Step 1: Start to make.
1st, you should make a button knot;
2nd, make a loop with one strand;
3rd, wrap the strand around the strands for a circle under the button knot;
4th, grasp the strand with the left part of the loop;
Step 2: Continue wrapping the loop like in step 1 until you get enough loops as the pictures shows below.
Step 3: Pass the strand through the loop to the back.
Step 4: Tie an overhand knot.
Step 5: Cut off the extra strand.
So pipa knot is born, have you learned it? If not, continue to pracetise, next time we will introduce you another decorative knot- snake knot!