Stuff To Know

Q: Do you need a rope partner?

Event Name Rope Bottom / Model Needed?
Intro to Rope No, the ties can be practiced on your own legs
Kazami Level 1 through 4 Yes
Fun with Rope No, but depending on the topic, you may not be able to tie if you don't come with a partner or pair up
Open Salon/Sunday Salon No. This is a great place to meet a rope partner!

Q: What should I wear?

A: Many rope bottoms wear athletic or yoga style clothing, body suits or underwear for bottoming in rope (I.e. rope casual). The only rule is genitals must be covered (going topless is okay). For going up in suspension, an underwire bra is not recommended. Otherwise, wear whatever you're comfortable in!

Q: I don't feel like the typical rope bottom, will I fit in?

A: Anyone of any shape or size can bottom for rope. Our attendees cover the full spectrum of people!

Q: Do I need to bring my own rope?

A: Preferably yes, but we have loaner rope available for those who don't have, as well as rope for purchase.

Q: Are refreshments available?

A: To minimize waste, please bring your own reusable water bottle. Complimentary water bottles are available in the fridge (cold) or beside it (room temp). Please write your initial on the bottle to avoid confusion.

Q: How do I find the Toronto Kinbaku Salon?

A: We are located at 1444 Dupont Street, Unit 4A. Press the buzzer. Once in, leave shoes at the landing, and we are up the stairs on the 2nd floor. As a reminder all classes and events are by RSVP only. 

Q: How do I find a rope partner?

A: The open rope parties are a great place to meet that elusive rope partner. In addition, we have a tops and bottoms meet up thread on our group. Email if you don’t know where to find it.

The Fine Print:

Q: What is the minimum age to attend the Toronto Kinbaku Salon?

A: The minimum age is 19

Q: Is Alcohol permitted?

A: BYOB, drink responsibly, public intoxication or playing under the influence will not be tolerated.

Q: Are drugs allowed?

A: No playing impaired, No illegal substances, No smoking in the building.

Q: Is smoking or vaping allowed?

A: Smoking and vaping is not permitted within the building.

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