Knots & Frictions

Knots & frictions are the basic building blocks for the patterns and harnesses we create during rope bondage. Through these techniques, you’ll be able to control your tension, maintain the pressure, create stability, and more. 

By recognizing which options exist, understanding why they work, and knowing when best to use them, you’ll help free yourself enough so that you and your partner can focus less on the knotwork and more on your experience.

Familiarize yourself with some common knots, frictions, and techniques below!

References & Recommendations

Article

“Below is a collection of some of the more common knots and frictions you’ll encounter in rope bondage that follows the Japanese style. We hope this will serve as a glossary of terms and a handy reference.” -RVARope.com

Tutorials

Ebi McKnotty’s Rope365.com is a valuable resource for those who are looking to further develop their technical mastery of rope bondage. The lessons are extensive, fairly easy to follow, and offer some good food for thought as you find your way around enjoying rope with people.

Tutorials

Ebi McKnotty’s Rope365.com is a valuable resource for those who are looking to further develop their technical mastery of rope bondage. The lessons are extensive, fairly easy to follow, and offer some good food for thought as you find your way around enjoying rope with people.