The first knot book I bought over 25 years ago was The Marlinspike Sailor by Hervey Garrett Smith. It had the directions for the Star Knot. I tried to tye it and after about a year I finally gave up. After another year I finally tyed my first Star Knot.
Dive into this Quick and Easy DIY Friendship Bracelet tutorial. This fishtail bracelet has a spectacular pattern that is perfect for creating DIY gifts for your friends. You can switch up the colors and the design for this friendship bracelet.