Solent Branch of The International Guild of Knot Tyers


A SMALL GROUP of PEOPLE IN THE SOLENT AREA (Hampshire – Isle of Wight – East Dorset), WHO ARE MEMBERS OF THE IGKT (International Guild of Knot Tyers).
MEMBERS come from a variety of backgrounds with a wide knowledge base.
AGES SPANNING FROM 16 to Bus Pass and beyond!
WIDE VARIETY OF SKILLS – Including Practical Knots, Splicing, Ropework, Macramé, Decorative Knots, Net Making and Traditional Sailors Crafts.


MEET to Talk About Knots to exchange views, knowledge, information and socialise.
TALK & DEMONSTRATE Knotting to Associations, Groups, Clubs, Guilds and Youth organisations
KEEP ALIVE Knot Work the traditional crafts and develop new skills with modern materials
DISPLAY WORK AND DEMONSTRATE Knot Work at events, such as County Shows, Local Fetes, Maritime events etc.

How to Tie Knots

Anyone with a genuine interest in knot tying, splicing or decorative rope craft is Rope Matwelcome to join us at our bi-monthly meetings by clicking the ‘Contact’ link above and filling out the form. Upon completion you should hear back within a couple of days.

 Happy Knotting!

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