Tying Tzitzith - according to Nusach HaAri z"l (continued)
Prior to beginning the wraps, take the ends of the left side and tie them together in a slip knot.
A good suggestion is to wind the 7 whites into a column and wrap them around the pinky of your left hand; pulling taut against the garment while you are wrapping.
Now you begin the first set of seven wraps, in 3 groupings, 3, 3, 1. Placing the techelet cord over the column, wrap the techelet 3 times...
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