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Black Silk round braided cord kumihimo 1~5mm 100cm Japanese silk cord “Kara-uchi-himo” 16 strand braid/MADE in JAPAN


This is a pure silk braid.
This is a type of braided cord called karauchi.
Using 16 bobbins, this is an elegant cord with a fine braid.
In Japan, karauchi-himo is used to tie ornaments and costumes for temples and shrines, as well as Japanese style accessories.
The centre of the cord is hollow, giving it a soft texture.

for making Jewelry and accessories.
-High-quality silk is used and the touch is very smooth.
-It is glossy and has no fluff.

Width: Approximately 1~5mm
(It differs slightly depending on the measurement method.)

It can be made to custom order from 1mm to 10mm, please contact us for more information.

made in Japan
Material: 100% silk
*International Buyers – Please Note:*
We do not include Import duties, taxes, and charges in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer’s responsibility.
Please check with your country’s customs office to determine these additional costs before ordering


1.0mm, 1.5mm, 2.0mm, 3.0mm, 5.0mm