Home Beauty Josephine Knot – 1) Make a loop with the left strands. 2) Place the right strands over this loop and then slide the right strands behind the left loose strand ends. 3) Slide the strand ends over the top left strands and weave the strand diagonally across the loop. 4) Tighten the knot evenly. (Click the photo to see a diagram of how to tie the knot using string)