used in, please browse around the site. You’ll find examples of the cords currently
available, as well as a number of luxurious keepsake boxes if you choose to pack
your handfasting cords away safely after the wedding, jewellery to match your handfasting
cords, and luxury made to measure garters.
As well as creating custom handfasting cords, I also offer a Handfasting Cord Kit.
Created in conjunction with you, this is not an ‘off the shelf’ option, but allows
you to be personally involved in the preparation of your cord for your ceremony.
If you’d like help planning your handfasting, please see the Contact page, which
includes details of independent celebrants who can perform your ceremony.
Welcome to Binding Ties, the home of luxurious, unique handfasting cords and made
to measure garters, of all styles and colours, materials and finishes.
And finally, if you don’t see anything that’s exactly what you’re looking for, please
let me know and we can look at a custom creation. Custom orders can be placed either
on this site or through Etsy, there’s no request too obscure, and to date I’ve had
nothing but completely delighted customers!
An ancient Celtic tradition and the origin of the phrase ‘tying the knot’, handfasting
cords are a beautiful way of incorporating something personalised and unique into
To find out more about handfasting cords and the ceremonies they’re typically