I know... Christmas is over. But it's never too early to get started on next Christmas. People love getting handmade gifts and your gift could be come some family's favorite ornament handed down from generation to generation. When you are tired of beading, check out the 25 DIY Nativity Scenes. I've been working on a beaded one, but these look faster and easier.
The Non Slip Loop Knot. Superb. The strongest loop knot you can tie. Used by big game anglers worldwide. Easy to tie, far stronger and more reliable than the old fashioned strangulating figure eight knot that can substantially weaken line.