Knotting, as the 11th
the 39 Melachot
constitutes of the
tying any permanent
Tying a bow, however, is permitted, as it
is easily undone with one hand.
Therefore, one may tie shoes
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Most of this information is taken
from the book "SABBATH Day of Eternity"
by Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan, published by NCSY.
In the book itself, there are notes that refer the
reader to detailed footnotes.
I am lucky to have found such a clear, concise manual
with these brief overviews of laws so vast and complex
there are Rabbis that specialize in them.