The French knot is one of those embroidery stitches that is either your best friend or your worst enemy. If you have trouble with French knots, try these five tips for foolproof French knots. Youll find yourself a happy knot-maker in no time!
French Knot Video Tutorial~ This knot is used often in hand-embroidery, but a lot of people avoid it, because it intimidates them. Once you work one correctly, you’ll find that it’s really easy! ~By Mary Corbet, needlenthread
English knot instead of French knot. makes a true knot instead of a donut shaped knot. Comment: I believe this is what I know as a candlewick knot. Directions available in candlewicking patterns popular some years ago.