There are many different techniques for tying knots in thread. Quilters must know how to knot thread before sewing AND they also must know how to knot thread after stitching. Below you will find a video showing a quick way for hand quilters to knot the end of the thread and also how to hide the knot after stitching. For more information on hand knots in quilts, see tying a quilt.
The next video is about how to make knots when machine quilting. You’ll get a chance to see a number of different methods that you can use.