Learn how to make a slipknot for both right and left handed people in this step-by-step crochet picture tutorial.
1) Make two loops over your forefinger.
2) Pull the loop nearest your knuckle over the first loop.
3) Then pull the loop over again.
4) Insert the hook and tighten the knot around the shank of the needle.
5) Tighten until it forms the first loop on your needle or hook to start your project.