For years readers have been requesting a post on how I knot my pearls. Well, instead of writing a post we’ve put together this very short video. It’s a dead simple step by step tutorial on how I achieve my knotted pearl look.

I use an extra long, 72 inch, glass pearl strand necklace. It’s important to use a beaded necklace with a bit of weight so that it drapes better once knotted. You won’t achieve quite the same effect with a strand of lightweight plastic beaded pearls. Of course, you don’t need to use pearls. Any long beaded necklace with a bit of weight will work.

Let me know if any part of the video needs further clarification!

Here are some of the outfits I accessorized with knotted pearls: