Making a slip knot

To make a slip knot, wrap the yarn around two fingers, crossing it at the front and holding down with the thumb.

Slip knot step 1

Now insert the crochet hook under the right hand thread and over the left hand thread.

slip knot step 2

Draw crochet hook through to the right.

step 3 of slip knot

Slip loop off your fingers holding both ends with your left hand.

step 4 of slip knot

Now simply tighten the knot and there you have it.

Step 5 of slip knot

finished slip knot