Books & Guild Items For Sale

International Guild of Knot Tyers

You can order books and other items either by post or by email. There is an order form below which you can download, print and post with your cheque but you will need to know the amount to include for postage and packing (p&p) - see How to Pay below. There are also printable catalogues which you can download showing book covers and pictures of other items.

You can also send your order by email - simply list the items you require and the Supplies Secretary will let you know the postage & packing charge before you confirm your order.

Discounts on bulk purchases are available on some books. Please contact the Supplies Secretary for details.

Goods will be sent to you by Royal Mail (using airmail if outside the UK) as soon as your payment has been processed. Any claim that goods were not received must be made not earlier than 21 days after dispatch and if damaged within 14 days of receipt. Any refund will be processed using the same method used for payment.

Important notice

International postal rates have recently increased greatly. This is understandably annoying for our customers.

You can check shipping rates and any associated on the web from either Royal Mail or a variety of other carriers.

Please note that these documents require Adobe Acrobat Reader.

The covers of the latest additions to our book range. 


A fully detailed guide to tying this knot, told in Pieter's inimitable style


A newly-reset reprint of Frank Brown's first book about how to make his small FEGs (effigies)of animals etc. This one is in B&W.Rope menagerie coverSmallforweb





String Zoo coverSmallforweb

The String Zoo and Cord Zodiac is in colour and considerably extends the collection of Frank's small beasts.






A fascinating study of how families of knots are related one to another. Desmond's work is excellently reviewed by one of our founders, Geoffrey Budworth.







9781916325678  A new edition with corrections, in lay-flat A5 format.


You can either:

pay by credit or debit card via Paypal online. Send your order by email and indicate whether you want to have a quote for the p&p charges before you confirm your order. Once you have confirmed your order, you will be sent an email requesting payment via Paypal;


you can send a cheque drawn on a UK bank in sterling for the full amount including p&p to the Supplies Secretary whose details are below;


if you do not have online access you can pay by credit card using the order form above or by letter (please do not send credit card details by email). If you send your card details this way, it is at your own risk. You can check the p&p charges by email or telephone. The Supplies Secretary details are below.

We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties.

IGKT Supplies Secretary

Andy Hudson
10 Chine Avenue
SO19 7JF  UK

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Tel: +44(0)2380 448 928