How to Make a Slipknot for Knitting or Crochet

Making a slipknot is the basis for making a chain in crochet ir starting a cast-on in knitting!

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How to Make a Slipknot for Knitting or Crochet
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Let the tail of the yarn hang in front of your palm, and loop the yarn loosely around the your index finger on your left hand.

Let the tail of the yarn hang in front of your palm, and loop the yarn loosely around the your index finger on your left hand.

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Pull the yarn attached to the ball underneath the yarn behind your fingers and then through the loop.

Pull the yarn attached to the ball underneath the yarn behind your fingers and then through the loop.

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Hold the tail of the yarn in your left hand and the newly made loop in your right hand.  Pull the tail to tighten, and make a slipknot.

Hold the tail of the yarn in your left hand and the newly made loop in your right hand. Pull the tail to tighten, and make a slipknot.

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