Knotting Stretchy Cord for Bracelets: Surgeon’s Knot

I got an email from a friend – she says she can’t make head nor tail of the surgeon’s knot instructions. She’s fixin’ to make a stretchy cord bracelet – and needs to know. When using stretchy cord to make bracelets – securing the knot so that it doesn’t come undone is really the only challenge. You have 3 options. 1 is to use a crimp to help secure the knot, and I personally found that more awkward. A crimp by itself doesn’t seem to do the job, and I usually wound up tying the knot around the crimp. Maybe …