Ropes By EDK now offers rope jewelry created by Rather Knotty Jewelry!
This listing is for a custom Two-Toned Jute Bondage Rope Square Knot Bracelet with stainless steel magnetic slider clasp. This item is perfect in the vanilla world as a symbol of your love for D/s, BDSM, and Shibari.
Jute is SCRATCHY!!!!
When you first wear this item, it will be scratchy, but after some use, it will soften up. To soften it up quickly, wear the piece around your wrist for a few days to get the natural oils from your skin into the rope. You can also try massaging jojoba oil/mineral oil/bees wax into the rope, or a combination of those oils. Do not use any cooking oils, as those go rancid.
Remove prior to showering or swimming.
Choose the length you prefer, and your two favorite colors. Pictures show two-toned color combos of: Blue and Red, Natural and Pink, and Purple and Black. Scroll through the photos to see the different colors available. Clasps are secured with an industrial strength adhesive.
****PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU MEASURE!****
Use a measuring tape or piece of string to measure around your neck, wrist, or ankle. Make sure the measuring tape or string is resting in the same area you want your piece to sit. Do NOT pull extremely tight. If you want a looser fit, add half an inch or even an inch to the measurement. We automatically add an inch to the length you choose in order to compensate for the loss of inner circumference when wrapping the item around a wrist/neck/ankle etc,. So your piece, including the clasp, will be one inch longer than your requested size.
We do our best to give you the measurements you ask for, however since everything is handmade, there can be slight variations from piece to piece.
Rather Knotty Jewelry has been making custom bondage rope jewelry since the summer of 2015 where she launched her prototypes at GKE New England.
Message us with any custom requests, and we will work with you to make your piece as special as your love for rope!
1-2 business days
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You can leave synthetic rope in a bag. You don’t need to do anything special to the rope after you use it.
If you get your synthetic rope dirty, you can wash it! Hand wash or gentle cycle in the washer machine. Use a gentle detergent. Hang the rope to dry. If you put the rope in the dryer it will most likely shrink.
If the rope ends come unraveled, you can easily fix it by melting the ends with a torch.
Store in a breathable bag loosely coiled. You can also hang them up for storage. Do not coil your rope tightly for storage. If you must store in a bag, make sure it is NOT airtight.
First, start out by breaking in the raw ropes by running them over a carabiner several times. Next, you will want to burn the fuzzies off with a torch or a flame that is high heat. Pop the ropes into a dryer for a few minutes to get the soot off or use a clean clothe to remove any excess soot. Next, apply your favorite rope wax or oil. Use sparingly as a little goes a long way. Your rope is ready to use! If you prefer to melt the wax or oil into the rope follow the next steps. Preheat oven to 200 degrees Fahrenheit. Line a clean cookie sheet with parchment paper or tin foil and place lose coils of rope onto sheet. Bake for 8 - 10 minutes. Watch carefully so you don't burn them!
I do not recommend washing your natural fiber ropes, but if you must, hand wash in the sink with cool water and gentle detergent. Hang under tension to dry. Do not put it in the dryer. You can use a fan to help speed up the drying time.
If you ever notice your bite is worn down, you can cut 6 – 8 inches off the rope to create a new bite in a different spot on the rope. You can also cut the rope in half to create 2 new ropes.
Stretch the rope to get rid of the high strand. If this doesn’t work you can open the lay, try to re-twist the cores independently to smooth out the rope. If this doesn’t work, you can always cut the rope and get rid of the high strand.
Rope is an investment and not for everyone. Rope can be expensive and if you are just starting out and don't know if rope is your thing, I suggest purchasing nylon to start. Nylon is very inexpensive and very easy to care for. It will give you an opportunity to get started right away and decide whether or not you love rope, all without breaking the bank.
If later you decide that rope is your go to kink, then you can invest in something a little more traditional like jute or hemp.
Yes and No!
We can do custom lengths in Nylon. Please message us for a quote!
We make all of our natural fiber ropes in the basement of our home and are unfortunately limited to 30 footers at this time.
We would be clad to cut shorter lengths of rope with over hand knots for free! Just make a note of that at check out. Please note: lengths must add up to 30 footers. Example: (3) 10 footers, (2) 15 footers etc.
If you would like whipped ends on shorter pieces of rope, there is an additional charge, so please message us for a quote.
YES! All of our packaging is discreet. We ship using plain padded envelopes, USPS padded envelopes and USPS boxes. Our label does not mention our business name at all.