Double Half Hitch Macrame Tutorial

Watch this video for a complete step-by-step guide to the double half hitch (also known as the clove hitch knot). 

Step 1: Using your leftmost cord as your "leading cord", pull it over the right cord. The right cord must now come up (& over) the leading cord. Here is an example of how it should look:

Step 1 of making a macrame double half hitch knot


Step 2: Pull the cord through the loop & tighten. It should look like this: 

Single Half Hitch Knot Macrame

Step 3: The cord must go up over the leading cord, then behind (under) the leading cord, and through the loop. It should look like this:

Making a macrame double half hitch knot

Step 4: Pull the strings tight & voila! You've made a double half hitch. 

Completed Macrame Double Half Hitch Knot