Reef Knot Flip Book
The Reef Knot is basically a Standard Shoelace Knot minus the loops. This is useful when the ends are not long enough to tie a regular bow, such as when a shoelace has broken. Also known as a “Square Knot”.
1Begin with two short ends.
2Cross ends, right (blue) over left.
3Wrap left (blue) end around back.
4Feed through and pull ends tight.
Steps for Untying:
1To untie, pull one end until straight.
2Slide other double-loop off the end.
Finished Knot Gallery
The finished Reef Knot is identical to the centre of a Standard Shoelace Knot minus the loops.
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