List of decorative knots

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Monkey's fist knot

A decorative or ornamental knot (also fancy knot[1]) is an often complex knot exhibiting repeating patterns. A decorative knot can be used for practical or aesthetic purposes.[2] A decorative knot is a knot that not only has practical use, but is also known for its decorative qualities.


This is an alphabetical list of decorative knots.

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  1. ^ Owen, Peter (1994). The Book of Decorative Knots. Globe Pequot. p. 6. ISBN 978-1-55821-304-3. Retrieved 2010-02-18. 
  2. ^ Owen, Peter (1994). The Book of Decorative Knots. Globe Pequot. p. 125. ISBN 978-1-55821-304-3. Retrieved 2010-02-18. they can be used for practical purposes or pure decoration