This is a link to a video which shows how to make a simple, yet very interesting pair of earrings. (it’s a little funny, too, because the narrator is a man, but the hands in the video are a woman’s)
This is a link for instructions for the original macrame pipa knot – scroll down on the page for full step-by-step illustrated instructions.
Here is a wired version – you might be able to figure out how to do it, once you have watched the video for the leather version and read through the cord view. If not, then you can get the tutorial (kind of pricey) at