Fishing Hook Hand Made

I just wanted to display some excellent work done by Steven Le Say‎ on FaceBook. “After yesterday’s massive fishing hook I thought I would make one that I could definitely use. I’m going to make a few different styles of … Continue reading

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Paracord Bracelet Mad Max Style for Girls – No Buckles – How to Tie

Paracord Bracelet Mad Max Style for Girls No Buckles – How to Tie. Not really, it was just the colours that dictated the title. This is a simple tutorial on how to make a Paracord Bracelet using the Portuguese Sinnet … Continue reading

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Crown Sinnet How to Tie

Here is a quick video tutorial on how to do a Alternate Crown Sinnet. For a Spiral Crown Sinnet click on the link: Spiral Crown Sinnet         Social Bookmarking … Continue reading

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Two Bight Multi Lead Turks Head Covering Knot Tutorial

The other day I went into the woods and cut myself a Thumb Stick or Hiking Stick. I thought it would be good to cover the handle with a Two Bight Multi Lead Turks Head covering knot. So here is … Continue reading

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Turks Head Chart

When tying a Turk’s Head you may want to know what Lead and Bight configuration is possible. The white areas of the chart show the what Lead/Bights can be achieved:               Click the chart … Continue reading

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Spiral Crown Knot

This is just a very short video on how to tie a simple crown knot, this also produces a very simple Fender Key Fob. Purchase your 550 Paracord here: Social Bookmarking … Continue reading

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Eye Splicing Rope

Eye Splicing or Eye Splice a Rope, a short tutorial on how to put an eye splice into a rope. Splice: a method interweaving strands to rope so was to join them or strands of two parts the same rope … Continue reading

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Back Splice Rope How to

How to Back Splice Rope. Splice – describes the act of joining the ends, or the end and a standing part, by interweaving strands. The Back Splice is used to stop the end of a stranded rope from unlaying.   … Continue reading

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Marlin Spike Hitch – One Knot Turns into Slip, Loop, Stopper Knot and Much More

Marlin Spike Hitch – One Knot Turns into Slip, Loop, Stopper Knot and can also be used to join two ropes together. I am sure that Bowline purists will object to this knot, but I have to say that one … Continue reading

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Adjustable Jug Sling Knot Bottle Sling Knot How to Tie

This is a fairly easy knot to tie and is most useful for attaching a bottle to your belt or other object. So if you are sick of carrying your water bottle, then just use the adjustable jug/bottle sling not. … Continue reading

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The Call of the Open Sea, Best Knotting Book Pictures Ever; Book Review L’appel du large

This has to be one of the best books ever that contains beautiful artistic knotting picture’s! Social Bookmarking … Continue reading

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The Fender Book, The DIY Book of Fenders; Book Review

Here is a quick video that I did on The Fender Book, The DIY Book of Fenders.           Social Bookmarking … Continue reading

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Round Thump Mat How to Tie

The Thump Mat is not only decorative but also practical. On-board ships it was used to protect the decks in areas of heavy work and to deaden sound if something was dropped on the deck. Smaller versions of the thump … Continue reading

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Old Rope Purchase eBay – unboxing – So Very Boring!

Old Rope Purchase eBay – unboxing – So Very Boring! I thought I would do a short video of some old rope that I purchased from eBay. Social Bookmarking … Continue reading

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Completed Decorative Knotting Projects That May Inspire You! #knot

Completed Decorative Knotting Projects That May Inspire You! I thought I would do a video on some of the projects that I have already completed. This includes; cat of nine tails, ditty bags, Turks head, star knot, Lanyard knot, wall … Continue reading

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Art of Knotting and Splicing United States Naval Institute Book Review

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Falconers Knot How to Tie (One-Handed Knot)

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Creative Ropecraft by Stuart E Grainger, Book Review

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Clove Hitch Knot How to Tie

A very quick short video on how to tie the clove hitch knot. A fast and easy way to secure a line to a stanchion or pole. This knot is often used to temporarily secure a fender over the side … Continue reading

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Figure of Eight Knot How to Tie

How to tie the figure of eight knot. From the Knot Book, written by Geoffrey Budworth and Nic Compton……”The essential knot to prevent a sheet of halyard running through a block, the figure-of-eight also forms the basis of many other … Continue reading

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