The square knot in macrame is one of the most common knots, so as a beginner, learning this knot is the best place to start! Learning macrame as a beginner can be quite a daunting task, however once you have mastered the square knot, there are so many projects you can make straight away. Building your knowledge on the square knot for your macrame projects is also quite easy - you can make different shapes using the knotting technique and once you learn how to manipulate this knot, the world is your oyster.

Below is a Macrame Video Tutorial on how to create the square knot for all your beginner macrame projects. Make sure you scroll down to check that out now!

Square Knot, Step-by-Step:

Knot Calm has also created a __FREE downloadable PDF guide__ on everything you need to know about the square knot. It includes step by step instructions on how to create the square knot, as well as many different techniques you can use after you have learnt the knot, such as an alternating square knot pattern. Get your copy of the __Square Knot Bible__ now!

REMEMBER: The square knot can take a little bit of practise - there is a learning curve and if you keep practising, before you know it the technique will be second nature. Happy knotting!