A noose makes a scary yard decoration for Halloween and comes in handy for fishing and boating experience. Some laws pertain to this iconic rope tie, so look those up before you decorate. Don’t tie a noose around your neck, even if you’re joking. Use good judgment when you are using a noose to decorate for Halloween.


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1. Make a C Shape

Place a rope on a flat counter or surface and form a letter C. Use a durable rope about three feet long.

Did you know: The word knot has the same origins as knoll, knob, and knuckle, but not knowledge. In German, it’s a knoten in Dutch a knot, in Swedish a knut, in Spanish a nudo in Spanish, and in French a noeud.

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