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Nina old-style session I

Nina old-style session I

Thu, 2 Jan 2014

Raine by Homage I

Raine by Homage I

Thu, 2 Jan 2014

Frozenbrain session I

Frozenbrain session I

Thu, 2 Jan 2014

MaYa: Shoot 2

MaYa: Shoot 2

Thu, 2 Jan 2014


Other Results


For rope bottoms

Wed, 25 Feb 2015

Some resources for those on the other side of the rope

Revised Kinoko hip-harness

Sat, 17 Jan 2015

An updated version of the classic hip-harness providing greater stability

Tying melons, not fried eggs

Sat, 29 Nov 2014

Tying larger breasts

How to keep wraps in place without tying tightly

Sat, 2 Aug 2014

Placement and tension are all

Alternative tsuri line connections

Sat, 26 Apr 2014

A discussion on the trend for alternatives to the standard split single column tie off

The gote (aka TK) on trial?

Thu, 3 Apr 2014

It seems that the gote is becoming a scapegoat (or maybe that should be scapegote?) for nerve inuries. Is it the tie or

Tying the futo momo

Mon, 31 Mar 2014

An article prompted by a Fetlife thread on this popular thigh to ankle tie

Does breast bondage cause cancer?

Fri, 7 Mar 2014

A discussion on whether breast bondage might pose a cancer risk

Nerve vulnerabilities in the area around the collar bone

Fri, 7 Mar 2014

What are the risks of nerve compression in the clavicle (collar bone) area?

Are you tying your wraps too tight?

Mon, 10 Feb 2014

You might think tying the wraps on a gote tight is the way to keep it in place but it can do more harm than good.

When the bight bites back

Sat, 25 Jan 2014

How your a small difference in angle can change your rope handling

The hidden risks of learning suspension too fast

Sat, 4 Jan 2014

A very wise article by Noble Manque on the risks of fast-tracking into suspension.

Box-ties, gotes, TK's and nerves: Tying too low?

Sun, 22 Dec 2013

Why your gote wrap positions might be very wrong

Shibari glossary

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

An A-Z dictionary of shibari terms

Choosing rope

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

An A-Z dictionary of shibari terms

An interview with Tokyo Bound by KabukiJoe

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Stephen Albrow of Forum finds out about Esinem's shibari classes

Burning the bight: A weak point?

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Stephen Albrow of Forum finds out about Esinem's shibari classes

Ramblings on The House on Adachi Moor

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Some speculation on the feasibility of recreating this iconic scene

Tokyo trip: Hanami 2009

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Recollections on a trip to Japan and explorations of the shibari scene

Suspension to nerve damage in 60 seconds

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

An example of how fast nerve injury can happen in suspension

Randa Mai on suspension rigs & kinbaku

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

How the 4 stages of learning relate to kinbaku

Observations on the wrist tie in a gote shibari

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Best wrist positions, direction to tie and general technique advice for tying gote shibari

Modified takate-kote for side suspension

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

A method of avoiding cinch lines in the vulnerable underarm area.

Suspension accidents

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Some lessons from rope bondage suspension incidents

Another dropped model

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Comment on Ropemarks' suspension rope break

The most common mistake in tying gote shibari?

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

The mistake most students make in tying wrists for gote shibari (aka box-tie, TK, takate kote)

Self-bondage: Don't go it alone!

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

The most dangerous person to tie you can be YOU!

Feedback on my new Tossa Lite Asanawa

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Some customer reviews on Tossa Lite

Another rope break

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

A description of a rope break incident during a Japanese bondage performance

What sort of suspension line connection?

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

What sort of tie off is best for shibari suspension lines?

Wooden 8 inch shibari rings

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

A strong light plywood ring turned to 1" (25mm) which is a slightly more compact and slimmer version of the one seen in

An eye for form

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

The aesthetics of shibari.

In-depth load testing of the wraps in a box-tie (takate-kote)

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Testing the load on the wraps of a takate-kote (shibari box-tie)

Mitigating nerve injury

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

What is the best way to handle the warnings of potential nerve injury during bondage?

Evolution of kinbaku

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Shibari aka kinbaku is coming of age in the west.

A question of balance

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

A salutary reminder of suspension physics.

Wrap loadings in a box-tie (takate kote) in various suspensions

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Some tips from my experience as a bondage performer

Becoming a bondage performer

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Some tips from my experience as a bondage performer

Friction and rope breaks

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

The role of friction is suspension bondage rope breaks by Esinem

Is your suspension rope the right tool for the job?

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Are you using the right rope for your bondage suspensions?

Dropped model: A lesson learned

Tue, 26 Nov 2013

Friction is a double-edged sword. A lesson in how unfamiliar kit can catch you out.

Nina's panties: The video

Wed, 20 Nov 2013

A tutorial video of Nina Russ' rope panties style shibari hip harness for dynamic Japanese bondage suspension

Myth 1: Carabiners are fragile by Geir Hundal

Wed, 20 Nov 2013

Are carabiners (karabiners) so fragile that they can be weakened by dropping them and they should not be used for suspen

Esinem adjustable single column tie

Wed, 20 Nov 2013

An adjustable single colum tie to move from a thigh tie, such as one might use in a shibari side suspension, to an ankle

The life of Ito Seiu

Wed, 20 Nov 2013

A video about the contraversial painter and photographer, Ito Seiu, often referred to as the 'Grandfather of Kinbaku'

New shibari suspension guides online

Wed, 20 Nov 2013

The first of Esinem's shibari suspension guides: Basic limb ties

Interactive suspension tutorial video

Wed, 20 Nov 2013

The first of a series of videoed shibari tutorials by Esinem & Nina where they advise a student practising a side suspen

Video suspension guides

Wed, 20 Nov 2013

Esinem and Nina Russ have started creating a series of video guides to shibari suspension techniques.

Interactive sideways suspension tutorial video now live

Wed, 20 Nov 2013

A student who is fairly new to shibari suspension getting some advice and guidance from Esinem & Nina as she does a side

The next suspension techniques tutorial

Wed, 20 Nov 2013

The second in Esinem's shibari suspension tutorial videos

Supension and larger models

Sat, 14 Sep 2013

Some advice on dealing with weight and size imbalance

Tying the knee joint

Sat, 14 Sep 2013

How safe is it to tie one the knee joint?

Is size important? Rope!

Sat, 14 Sep 2013

How long and how thick should shibari rope be?

Suspension and obstructions

Sat, 14 Sep 2013

The dangers of nearby obstructions when suspending

Bondage for people not parcels

Sun, 21 Jul 2013

Kinbaku = shibari + communication. This article discusses thelanguage of rope.

Nerve Damage Study, V II, Part I Revision: 13-2-2013

Sun, 21 Jul 2013

Probably the most in-depth bondage related nerve damage article

Suspension load testing: Test 1

Sat, 20 Jul 2013

Some surprising results from rope break tests

More suspension load tests: Real world loads

Sat, 20 Jul 2013

Some surprising facts about bondage suspension loads. How a 75kg load can stress a suspension point to 400kg!

Update: Carabiners can break your suspension rope!

Sat, 20 Jul 2013

Further tests on carabiners and rope breaks

Carabiners can break your suspension rope!

Sat, 20 Jul 2013

The hazards of carabiners

What you think you know about shibari suspensions

Sat, 20 Jul 2013

The finer points of suspension that often get missed

Tutorials and an educated eye

Sat, 20 Jul 2013

The wisdom of critically appraising shibari tutorials

Nina's Panties (Hip harness)

Thu, 11 Jul 2013

A very solid and functional shibari hip harness

What was my light-bulb moment in learning shibari?

Thu, 11 Jul 2013

An animated online how to tie knots guide

Working with a weight or strength imbalance

Thu, 11 Jul 2013

How to tie a heavier or larger partner

Why tension is all

Thu, 11 Jul 2013

How tension affects loading in suspension ties

A question of balance

Tue, 9 Jul 2013

Why you always need to be aware of the load and balance point.

Poor suspension line tie-offs

Tue, 9 Jul 2013

Untying is half the fun, don't overlook it