Know your knots: figure eight knot

Find out how to tie a figure eight knot and take a quick quiz to test if you know what it's used for

Follow these steps to make a figure eight knot

Now that you know how to tie a figure eight knot, do you know what it’s used for? Click on the button below to find out!

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