Button Knots Instructions- Simple Decorative Knots for Buckling Friendship Bracelets
Summary: Button knots used to be common buttons of ancient clothing, now are precious knotting pattern which are often favored by craftsmen and Chinese culture fans.
Instructions on making button knots:
Step1: Make a black loop over red strand with black end passing over as you rotate it and then turn upward this loop;
Step2: Pass red strand under black end, over black loop and under itself to shape a red loop;
Step3:Pass black strand over red, and up through the center space;
Step4: Turn to red strand, counterclockwise wrap it under black end, over upper black strand and up through the center space;
Step5: Tighten threads, and adjust the knot.
The button knots will generate very dainty and elegant effect if applied in string bracelets. And they can also function as a strong closure at ending part.
The method of adopting the Button Knot as closure, please refer to the coming project: Friendship Bracelets