Attention all nerds, put down that laptop and pick up this brilliant guide to tying 50 must-kw kts. If you're unaware of the difference between a Cow Hitch and a Marlinspike Hoop or a Running Bowline and a Square Lashing, all will be revealed in 50 Kts You Need to Kw. Packed with step-by-step instructions, discover how to tie kts to get you through any situation, whether it's nautical kts for sailing adventures or shanks and hitches for camping or climbing weekends. You will learn simple kt-making techniques that can be used for all your nerdly pursuits. And once you've graduated from the easy stuff you can move on to the more serious examples, such as a make-shift rope halter to you can use to tame a wild beast or strong kts for securing and tying things together. Also included are a couple of pieces of rope, so you can start tying kws right away. But be warned, it's VERY addictive!
Marty Allen is a Brooklyn-based renegade crafter, artist, writer, musician and liker of life. He makes all sorts of things and is an expert tier of knots. Visit his website at martystuff.com.