Quick Knot® in the United States

Is Quick Knot® available for sale in the United States?

Yes, Quick Knot® is available for sale in the United States.

With more than 15 million Quick Knots sold around the world, a decent portion of sales go to North America. Horses are an important part of society in the US. Anno 2020, the first package was shipped from the Southern Netherlands to Miami, Florida. Since then, the number of sets sold Quick Knot USA has grown at a rapid pace and new collaborations have also been established with distributors spread across several states from the West Coast to the East Coast.

Quick Knot® is best suited for the Dressage discipline, which first appeared in the Olympics in 1912 in the US. This equestrian sport has since gained popularity in the United States. In 1973, the United States Dressage Federation (USDF) was established, which is still the governing body of the sport in the US.

Quick Knot USA

Is Quick Knot® Jewel for sale in the U.S.?

Yes, Quick Knot® Jewel is also available for sale in the United States. 

After receiving approval to use original crystals from Swarovski, HES-TEC launched Quick Knot® Jewel at the 2022 SPOGA trade show. Since then, the product has been available worldwide and several U.S. customers have included the product in their assortment.

Where can I buy Quick Knot® products in the U.S.?

Quick Knot® and Quick Knot® Jewel are available at various retail outlets, both large chains and smaller horse stores. So chances are your favorite equestrian store carries our products. If this is not the case, you can always contact us so we can get in touch with your favorite equestrian store directly. After all, we understand that it is a lot more efficient for you to buy all your materials from one store!

On the other hand, you can at all times order your favorite products from our webshop. The delivery time from the Netherlands to North America is currently longer than we had hoped, so we recommend to order your products in time, so this is not an obstacle for you. Orders on the webshop for Quick Knot USA are always insured and delivered with a track & trace code, so you know exactly where your package is.

Which payment methods do we accept on the webshop?

Amex, ApplePay, GooglePay, iDeal, PayPal, Mastercard and many more. All payment methods can be easily processed through the Shopify payment service. When your payments are received the order is immediately approved and processed by one of our staff members.

What is Quick Knot®?

Your braids will be the envy of the show ring with the HES-TEC Quick Knot® Plaiting & Braiding Clips. These innovative clips take away the frustration of rolling up your braids into the perfect rosette. Simply braid the mane down, secure with a band, roll the braid into a knot, insert a Quick Knot® Clip, bend around the knot, and saddle up! These clips eliminate the need for needle and thread and keep your rubber bands from snapping around thick knots. Once done with the match, just bend the pin down and pull it out of the mane. Improve your braiding technique and save crucial time at horse shows with the Quick Knot® Clips!

Key features

  • Perfect braids without the necessary skills 
  • No more needle and thread
  • No more snapping rubber bands
  • Professional looking braids with ease
  • Very clean and discreet
  • Saves crucial time on competition days


  1. Create a braid
  2. Roll the braid into a ball
  3. Pin the Quick Knot Clip through the back of the braid
  4. The middle pin comes through the front
  5. Bend the prong 45 degrees sideways or upward
  6. Remove the clip by bending the middle pin back down and pulling out the Quick Knot. 

Watch the instructional video here for Quick Knot® USA!

What is Quick Knot® Jewel?

The Quick Knot® Jewel features genuine Swarovski Crystals. Combined with Quick Knot® Deluxe, you not only create a good, fast and beautiful knot in seconds, but you also sparkle with the sparkles of Quick Knot Jewel. The click/click system is so designed, tested and reliable that we used it to attach Jewel to Quick Knot® Deluxe. It can be used over and over again. With all the advantages we are used to, such as speed, simplicity and ease of use. Quick Knot® Jewel adds an extra dimension to your horse or pony's buns by giving them an extra embellished look.

Key features

  • The unique product is available exclusively in the segment through HES-TEC
  • On top of beautiful and sturdy braids, your horse now has an extra stylish look
  • Universal use on all Quick Knot® Deluxe pins (all colors)
  • Reusable thanks to the turn/click system
  • Embellished looks

Watch the instructional video here for Quick Knot® Jewel.