How to Finish with a Clamshell Knot Cover

Learn how to finish your strand of beading with a clamshell knot cover.

  1. Slide bead on thread. Knot as shown.
    Knot Cover Example 1
  2. Tighten knot. Add another knot. Clip off excess thread.
    Knot Cover Example 2
  3. Apply clear nail polish to knots. Let dry.
    Knot Cover Example 3
  4. Close knot cover. String necklace. Finish other end starting with step 1.
    Knot Cover Example 4
  5. Close knot cover loops over ring or loop in clasp.
    Knot Cover Example 5
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