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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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Cotton Wax Cord Kumihimo Bracelet

This kumihimo braided bracelet features small wooden beads and our new cotton wax cord. The cotton wax cord is available in four different sizes.   (I used three sizes of the neon pink.) For my eight strand classic braid I made … Continue reading

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Kumihimo and Aluminum Chain

This kumihimo necklace features the addition of our new lightweight aluminum chain. The braid is a unique one. It features white rattail, hemp and a beaded string found in a fabric store. I made my braid using the classic 8-strand … Continue reading

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Kumihimo Necklace with Aluminum Chain

This choker features the classic 8-strand kumihimo braid with the addition of some gold glamour. Several readers have reported a difficulty finding rattail kumihimo cord.  This necklace will remind you that you can use other types of stringing material to … Continue reading

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Kumihimo With Unique Fibers and Swarovski Starfish

This kumihimo bracelet is for that person who feels bigger is better! You can always make a thinner braid on the kumihimo disk.  What this post is going to show you is that you can also make braids that are … Continue reading

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Kumihimo Double Wrap Bracelet

My new wrap bracelet makes me smile as soon as I view our semi-precious gemstone laughing buddha bead. Our Dazzle-it kumihimo disk, bobbins and rattail are in Michaels and I wanted to encourage you to take a peak at all … Continue reading

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Dazzle-it Kumihimo in Michaels

I was in my local Michaels craft store yesterday and noticed that a few of our rattail colours for kumihimo were sold out. It reminded me that I could show you how to use a combination of fibers to make … Continue reading

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Shades of Gray – Dazzle-it Leather Cord Kumihimo

Creating a kumihimo necklace with leather cord is just a joy!  My braid is so unique and I can see myself wearing this unadorned and perhaps later with a pendant. I used our Dazzle-it kumihimo disk to create my braid. … Continue reading

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Dazzle-it Kumihimo Cords and Michaels Stores

It is always exciting to see our products in use.  This is a fabulous how-to found on the Michaels Stores Jewelry DIY Pinterest board.

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What Else Can You Do With Kumihimo Braid?

I have started to use my kumihimo braids for different types of projects.  This is my first kumihimo brooch. This braid was already a finished necklace.  It was longer than I liked, so I was about to shorten it when … Continue reading

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