Introduction: Carrick Loop - Bowline Alternative
The working end and standing end exit from the knot in the same direction
Makes a lanyard, zipper pull, key ring fob, etc.
Mane a small bight and bring working end (WE) to the left forming your loop.
Bring WE up through the bight.
Bring WE under the standing end.
Bring WE over one strand of the loop . . . . . .
and up through the bight.
Here the knot closely resembles the carrick bend