Egg Shape Covered With Pineapple Knot


Egg Shape Covered With Pineapple Knot

Egg Shape Covered With Pineapple Knot

Egg Shape Covered With Pineapple Knot

Egg Shape Covered With Pineapple Knot

And now a knot with nothing useful in the middle. All knot tiers end up with short cut-off pieces. After you have found some use for the longest ones you are left with a handful of REALLY short pieces. I usually wad these up and make a round ball covered with the knot of the day. This knot was done as an exercise. By careful shaping of the stuffing, I worked it up into a nice egg shape. Like most of my knots, it is pulled so tight that it sounds like wood when tapped on a hard surface, a habit I acquired on boats where a knot working loose was, at the very least, taken as a sign that you were lubberly.

I already know what I think of these knots — I am most interested in what you think. That is why I post them here. Your thoughts are ….

Thank you for your visit:
William

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