Using Beads and Color With Kumihimo Braiding

Class name, Using Beads and Color with Kumihimo Braiding

Craft type, kumihimo

Instructor, Cathy F

Class format, email

Class date, April 24

Sign up deadline, April 14


Class description:

In this class you will learn how to use beads and colors of cord in your Braiding to add texture and pattern designs to your braids, which you can use to create one-of-a-kind bracelets and necklaces.


Skills needed:

Know how to set up the Kumiloom for braiding.

Supply list:


Four or Seven bobbins, depending on which braid you would like to make)

1.5mm rattail cord

Pony beads to match color or colors of cord


Fabric glue

Measuring tape

Color identifier helpful

(note, the kumiloom, bobbins and cord can be purchased from Amazon or from

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