What is Chinese knotting？
Chinese knotting –“Chinese traditional decorative knotting” is a hand-woven handicraft unique to the Han nationality and has a long history.
The History and use of Chinese Knotting
The origin of “Chinese knotting” can be traced back to ancient times. People have used knots to decorate utensils for centuries. In addition, knots are also used in people’s clothing and accessories, so knots are also an important part of Chinese classical costumes. Contemporary knots are mostly used to decorate indoors, gifts between relatives and friends, and personal accessories.
The Symbol and making of Chinese knotting
The Chinese knot represents happiness, peace and good fortune. Chinese knots are made from a single silk thread from start to finish.
There are many types of threads, including silk, cotton, linen, nylon, blends, etc. Each basic knot is named according to its shape and meaning. Combining different knot decorations with each other, or combining them with other decorations with auspicious patterns, can form traditional Chinese decorative items with unique shapes, colorful, profound meanings and rich connotations.