How to Join Yarn with the Magic Knot
Lay out working yarn horizontally at the top.
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Lay out new yarn below the first, parallel to it.
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Yarns are parallel with tails pointed in opposite directions.
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Bring tail of working yarn (blue) over new yarn (black) so they cross.
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Tuck working yarn (blue) under new (black) yarn and bring it up.
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Bring working (blue) yarn over and under itself to tie knot.
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Bring new yarn (black) over working yarn (blue) so they cross.
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Tuck new yarn (black) over and under working (blue) yarn.
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Bring new (black) yarn over and under itself to tie knot.
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Tighten both knots.
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Pull both ends to slide knots together.
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This creates a secure knot.
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