Make a Monkey’s Fist Knotted Necklace
Beginner | 6 min 17 sec
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Learn how to make a nautically inspired necklace using twine or decorative rope. Courtney will teach you how to create a small Monkey’s Fist Knot pendant, and then add a vibrant accent with colored cord. This is a great summertime craft for sailors and land-lovers alike.

Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 6 ½ to 7ft of medium-weight twine
  • cording or decorative rope
  • 1 yard of colored cord or thin twine
  • Tacky Glue
  • Scissors
  • Wooden bead or marble
Learn how to:
  •   Tie Monkey’s Fist Knot
  •   Add contrasting color and necklace closure
  •   How to make a Monkey’s Fist Knot in different sizes

What you’ll get:
  • A quick class showing how to construct and design your knotted necklace
  • 1 HD video lesson you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor Courtney Cerruti
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Susan Bossley
It was a little confusing watching the actual monkey ball being made, but I’m sure if watched enough, it can be done.
More than 3 months ago
Lisa D Valenzuela
Great inexpensive necklace to be able to go with every handmade outfit. Love it!
More than 3 months ago
Phuong Pham
Fun class
More than 3 months ago