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    Attention:  Jewelry Makers, Beaders, Cordmakers and
    Wireworkers at all skill levels!

    Learn about and explore the creative possibilities of a
    time-honoured Japanese braiding technique, Kumihimo!

    Kumihimo Wire Jewelry

    In ancient Japan the art of braiding using the kumihimo technqiue was used to create beautful but functional cords to adorn kimonos to prayer scrolls and everything in between.

    This 144 page book, innovative jewelry artist, Giovanna Imperia, offers a new look at this ancient technique adapting it to creating stunning wire jewelry.

    Included are well illustrated techniques along with 20 projects
    to inspire you and start you on your journey.

    This book will inspire you and take your creative work to a new level.


    kumihimo wire jewelry

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    Kumihimo Disk Kit

    Made from supple, compressed polystyrene,
    this simple disk is an excellent aid for braid making
    And you can use them anywhere - even on airplanes!

    Slots on the disk hold the threads firmly, so there's no need for weights.
    English instructions included.



    kumihimo disk

    Kumihimo Braiding Board Kit

    A hand held, rigid, high density poly board for hand braiding of 4 to 40 strands.

    Requires no weights, maintains position of all threads, lightweight and portable.

    Suitable for kumihimo and other multi-strand techniques.

    Kit includes the board, two skeins of #3 Pearl Cotton,
    24 thread winders and instructions.


    Kumihimo Disc

    The kumihimo disk is made of sturdy dense foam which holds the threads firmly. Kumihimo braiding uses a variety of cord and thread materials including rattail cord, satin cord, imitation silk, silk and nylon thread, hemp cord, macrame cord, embroidery floss, wire and more.

    You can use the Kumihimo Disc to braid intricate multi-strand designs

    4.25" Round.....$4.98

    6' Round.........$5.98


    Thread Winder/Bobbins

    This set of 1 3/4" soft plastic bobbins have a 3/8" hole in the centre snap open for easy thread winding, then snap back to hold the thread in place for controlled release.

    These bobbins have an interlocking ring that allows multiple bobbins to be snapped together.
    Perfect of working on kumihimo braiding boards, crochet lace and more.

    Package of 10 bobbins



    thread winder

    Lots of wonderful cords here

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    Order Minimum is $10.00 before shipping and any applicable taxes.