Category Archives: Dazzle-it Rattail

Vintage 50’s Necklace With A Kumihimo Twist

  Designed by Carmi Cimicata for John Bead Corp and Perles et Cetera Winter 2016 Issue. This is the English translation of the step by step that appeared in French in the current issue of the Magazine. This simple kumihimo … Continue reading

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Hot Pink Kumihimo Bracelet

This hot pink kumihimo bracelet showcases several Dazzle-it stringing options. I used hot pink soutache, rattail, faux suede lace and waxed cotton cords. Together the cords looked very nice on my kumihimo disk. The finished braid is fabulous!  I used … Continue reading

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Rainbow Kumihimo Bracelet

This kumihimo bracelet was inspired by something similar I viewed on Facebook last week.  It reminded me that the rainbow rattail is the ideal cord to use for beginner projects.  You achieve the look of a complex pattern with virtually … Continue reading

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Kumihimo Jewelry

This kumihimo necklace and bracelet was created with a combination of stringing materials. I used our classic kumihimo rattail, our Lovely Knots cord and some home dec embellished strands normally used for pillow making. You can create a kumihimo braid … Continue reading

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Thick Kumihimo Braids

This new choker kumihimo braid is so lovely it does not require the addition of a pendant. I used Dazzle-it rattail and cotton waxed cord for the main colours.  The super thick pink and brown braid I bought in a … Continue reading

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Unfinished Kumihimo Projects

This tiered necklace is a collection of different strands. It began with two unfinished Fernando DaSilva braids. Fernando DaSilva is our Product Development & Creative Manager.  He makes so many samples!  I could just follow him around picking up leftovers.  These two pieces … Continue reading

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Astral Pink and Instant Glam Show Stopper

This is a serious piece of eye candy from Fernando DaSilva! Everything I love is in this necklace.  We have a kumihimo braid and fiber embellishments created with Dazzle-it rattail, new end caps, a Metal Complex Instant Glam Bezel, our summer … Continue reading

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Kumihimo and Agate Slabs

Agate slabs or slices are a wonderful addition to a summer necklace.  These semi precious slices are available in many colours and ordinarily feature a pre drilled hole making them easy to add to a project. My kumihimo braid features two of … Continue reading

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THE Most Fabulous Stack of Dazzle-it Bracelets!

Fernando DaSilva has created a collection of spectacular bracelets that feature the best and the brightest beads in the Dazzle-it new spring collection! He used Dazzle-it Ori crystals,  semi-precious special shaped beads and rattail to make the most beautiful tassles! Each of … Continue reading

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Bracelets With Left Over Kumihimo

This pretty bracelet was inspired by the tiny section of kumihimo I made with Dazzle-it rattail. Originally I made a pink and grey necklace and this small section was left over.  I can’t bear to throw a way any part … Continue reading

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