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Recipes for Beautiful Braids kumihimo and kumihimo Accessories /Japanese kumihimo thread braiding Book


You can make an authentic braid by arranging the tools available to you.
Kumihimo, or “braid,” is very popular right now. It is a traditional Japanese craft in which silk threads are passed through a tool called a “marudai,” and the hurdles are raised when it comes to specialized tools. This book introduces ideas for using items available at 100-yen stores and home centers to show you the wonderful world of braided cord in a casual manner while sticking to authentic braided cord.

A wide range of stylish and useful accessories
The charm of the braid produced from the beautiful and delicate silk threads is exceptional. It is a must-have book for those who want to use it in their daily lives. This book offers a wide variety of accessory and lifestyle accessories. The book is designed so that you can enjoy the natural beauty of braided cord and easily incorporate it into your everyday fashion and lifestyle.

The easy-to-follow diagrams make it easy to understand, even for beginners!
Do you ever get lost in the process of knitting when you’re looking at how to make something? This book uses the ultimate in simple, easy-to-understand diagrams. You can learn how to make things just by looking at the diagrams. And while the book focuses on authentic works of art, the color combinations and patterns in this book are cute and stylish, making it a great reference for anyone who wants to learn how to make their own.

Book (softcover): 96 pages
Publisher: Nippon Bungeisha (29 July 2017)
Language: Japanese
ISBN-10: 4537214902
ISBN-13: 978-4537214901
Release Date: 7/29/2017
Size 174mm x 182mm
Weight: 200g
Number of Pages 96 pages

*Silk thread for obijime kumihimo
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