CROCHET LEARNING#4: How to make Crochet Slip knot

Crochet slip knot is an important step when beginning any crochet project.  So, slip knot is a starting point in crochet.

There are several methods in making a slip knot. But it is very simple to make. I have listed few easy methods of doing it in my video tutorial. Please visit my YouTube channel for clear demonstration (in Tamil).


  • First, pull 8 to 10 inches of yarn from the yarn ball.
  • The working end of the yarn comes from the yarn ball and tail end will be used to make a knot
  • In the video, I have showed 2 simple methods of making slip knot.
  • Please feel free to browse the internet for various techniques available, if my instructions are not clear enough for you to understand.


Note: When you are finished making your crochet slip knot make sure it is not too tight or too loose. This will affect the following steps later

Please join me with the next video: Crochet Learning #5: “Crochet foundation chain”


Crochet Learning #1 – Crochet Tools You Need to Get Started
Crochet Learning #2 – How to hold Crochet Hook
Crochet Learning #3 – How to Hold/Handle  Yarn

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