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Anatomie guide to treating your ropes in 6 easy steps

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Anatomie guide to treating your ropes in 6 easy steps

Full step by step instructions here!

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Choosing an oil for rope treatment

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Choosing an oil for rope treatment

Nothing is less sexy than being tied with stiff, prickly jute ropes - they jam, they hurt, the frictions don’t hold and in many cases they cause some unpleasant skin reactions. This is why shibari aficionados will often obsess a little bit about the quality of their jute ropes and about how the ropes themselves are treated. In fact, many people will spend years figuring out and perfecting their preferred treatment method, which is often largely kept a bit of a secret. And we at Anatomie Studio are no different! We are constantly readjusting the ratios of ingredients with which...

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Caring for and maintaining your Anatomie ropes

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Caring for and maintaining your Anatomie ropes

After purchasing your new beautiful set of Anatomie shibari ropes, you may want to learn some tips on how to take care of them so that they stay pleasant to use for both you and your partner(s). Here are some of our tips! Storage There are several ways to store jute rope but by far the best way to take of them when they are not being used is to hang them. This will allow them to air and encourage them to stay straight. A convenient place to hang them would be over a curtain rail. Avoid getting your jute ropes...

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Our store is live!

Who are we?Anatomie Studio is the UK’s first and only full-time shibari focused studio! ... And this is our store! Opened as of June 2015, Anatomie is an inclusive community-focused project, providing a clean and affordable venue for London’s artistic communities and beyond. Anatomie hosts its own regular events, which include weekly shibari practice sessions, performance evenings, classes and workshops, life-drawing evenings, talks and more! We treat our own ropes and make our own rope treatment pastes and tenugui fabrics. Our products have been available to purchase in person at the studio for the past year, and now you can get them...

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