There are many types of macrame knots but it is best to master the simple macrame knots first. The main macrame knots are:
Double half-hitch, chinese crownknot, larks head, the macrame knot, reverse double half-hitch, the spiral knot, pea knot and the overhand knot.
A picture of these macrame knots is shown below:
Instructions for learning how to tie and use these knots can be found in the One Stop Macrame Shop by Samantha Jenkins.
The book also contains information on Macrame patterns, Macrame supplies, Macrame instructions and Macrame projects like making a Macrame plant hanger, Macrame jewelry, Macrame friend bracelets, Macrame belts and a Macrame bottle container.