Hello, I am Makobe in japan.
How to tie>>>compact and strong Cross Bend. 1). Shape that crossed two rope with your left hand.
Hold left horiz- and other vertical- from top to bottom. 2). vertical side 1 turn from the under.
From the left, watch clockwise 3). Other side, after adjusting the length 1 turn.
From the right, watch clockwise. 4). In the center of the triangle, take the gap，
from the top and pull it to left out. 5). After adjusting the term-end length,
hold it left hand, pull the rope and tighten it. ( Tie off is easy. ) … 1). Open left and right. 2). Loosen one rope, And Loosen opposite rope. 3). Twist the left and right rings. Look at the other knot Double Cross Bend.
(Stronger than Cross bend)