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Knotting ribbon …


Making a looped knot


Step 1

Thread the ribbon onto a needle.


To make a looped knot at the end of the ribbon:

fold the long end of the ribbon once or twice

and pierce it with the threaded needle….



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Step 2

….gently pull the needle through the fold …..













Step 3

…. pull the fold along the length of the threaded ribbon….













Step 4

… and a looped knot will form at the long end.










This technique is shown on page 12 of my Flower Fairies

in ribbon embroidery and stumpwork book.


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