Kumihimo Braiding


Kumihimo is a Japanese form of braid-making.  It's similar to making friendship bracelets but instead of tying knotts you braid!  You can make round or flat braids.


What Can I Make?

Bracelets, necklaces, anklets, bookmarks, lanyards, keychains, and anything else you can think of that uses a braided cord.

Tools & Supplies

Braiding Disk & Bobbins,
Perle Cotton Embroidery Thread, Size 5, Size 3


Other Info

Understanding Perle Thread Sizes

Cords labeled "Tex 400" 




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