Today's stitch, the Fringed Buttonhole Stitch, is one I found in the above book.
To make it you need a crochet hook.
Work it like this:
Make a line of Buttonhole Stitch
Cut strands of thread and use the crochet
hook to take them under and over the
stitch line to make a knotted tassel.
Pull tight (trim later)
If you take the looped thread
in the other direction, you get
Which knotted head do you like best?Trim the threads to the desired length.
The one on the right has a tendency to lift itself