Knots are intertwining patterns in material such as rope, string or webbing, used for a multitude of purposes, such as fastening, constricting, securing, tightening or simply decorating.
Please submit great resources with a focus on knots. If the site has a general focus on knots, please submit in this category. If the site focuses a specialized kind of knot (such as sailing knots or decorative knots), please submit in the relevant subcategory.
Boating knots are knots that can be used for sailing and other boating activities.
Please submit great sites that focus on knots used for sailing and other boating activities.
Climbing knots are knots used by rock climbers. Caving knots are knots used by people who practice spelunking. Rescue knots are used to for rescue operations.
Please submit great sites that focus on knots for climbing, caving or rescue. For sites about other kinds of knots, please navigate the directory to Reference/Knots and look for the appropriate category.
Decorative knots are knots that are used for decorative purposes, for instance to make buttons for a jacket, and for numerous crafts.
Please submit great sites that focus on knots used for decoration.
Fishing knots are knots that can be used for fishing.
Please submit great sites that focus on knots used for fishing.
Lashings are a knotting technique most often used to tie several pieces of wood together to build simple furniture or structures.
Please submit sites that explain lashing techniques, as well as sites that showcase how lashings can be used.
Please do not submit sites related to adult bondage: this is not the category for it.
Necktie knots are the various kinds of knots that can be used to attach a necktie around one's neck.
Please submit original sites that focus on knots to tie neckties.
Knot tyers are people who tie knots (for work or recreation).
Please submit sites about people who tie knots and about groups, associations or discussion forums of knot tyers.
For sites about other knot topics, please navigate the directory to Reference: Knots and choose the relevant category.