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Tutorial for Kumihimo Spiral Braid using Satin Cord / Rattail (Rat tail) Cord

Tutorial for Kumihimo Spiral Braid using Satin Cord / Rattail (Rat tail) Cord
Instructions for basic kumihimo round spiral braid using satin rattail cord. Your mantra: "Left up, right down, turn" If you can remember this chant, you have it made! Start with 8 strands of cord, each a few inches longer than twice the length that you want the finished braid to be. You can use any number of colors, but the spiral pattern is the most obvious with 2 colors. The braid also looks nice with 3 or 4 colors. Tie the cords in a knot and place the knot in the hole in the middle of the disk. Click here for information on finishing braid ends.

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Kumihimo - Getting Started Kumihimo is a form of Japanese braiding using various types of stringing material, often combined with beads to make exceptional jewelry. The term Kumihimo in Japanese means the gathering of threads. This technique involves using different types of looms to achieve different types of braids. The possibilities are endless and can be customized to suit everybody, so find your Kumihimo supplies and get started! When doing Kumihimo you will learn that using a different number of strands, as well as different colors, will change the overall look. Heart Kumihimo Pattern. Friendship Bracelets. Bracelet Patterns. How to make bracelets We will need: 16 strings (13 black and 3 pink) about 20 cm longer than your wrist circumference + some for tying the bracelet. How to make a kumihimo bracelet you can take a look here.

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First Kumihimo Braid I had a go at using this Kumihimo plate the other night and found that the instructional pictographs were a bit difficult to understand. As you can see they were a bit daunting. The Kumihimo package came with five strands of synthetic yarn to start you off, and this is the first braid I did. I must admit that I really enjoyed it. I enjoyed it so much that I pulled 60” of gold ribbon, purple orlec and navy orlec to braid. The ribbon I used singly but the orlec was tripled to match the ribbons thickness. Make A Kumihimo Disk & Bracelet Part 1 My daughter and I have been on a bracelet making kick lately. I've found this fabulous method of making bracelets based on a Japanese braiding technique called Kumihimo. My technique uses a homemade Kumihimo disk and embroidery floss. Part 1 of this tutorial focuses on making the disk. Required Supplies:1.

Japanese Braiding Instructins There are hundreds of different kumihimo stitches, some simple and some very complex, using different numbers of strands. A common stitch often taught to beginers is the simple 16-thread rotating stitch (Kongo Gumi). The pattern you get depends on how the strands are arranged at the start. In our directions, "strand" can be ribbon, yarn, fun/fancy fur or something else.

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