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Let your quest for guidance lead you to our media selection. We offer a good selection of instructional materials ranging from beginner to advanced levels. Start your kids off right and teach them a craft they will love for the rest of their lives with a book full of simple and fun beading projects for children. Just starting yourself? That's okay! We offer books to get you started on the path to being a true bead-head! Once you have learned the basics, we offer a great selection of instructional materials with topics ranging from necklaces, decorative accessories, cheyenne or peyote stitches to beaded flowers. What ever you want to learn to do, we have the book, dvd or software to get you going!

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Beads And Braids
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BK469

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Shape: Kumihimo Braiding
Manufacturer # ISBN: 0952322528
Description: Title: Beads and Braids
Author: Jacqui Carey
Publisher: Carey Co, 1999
Bead and fiber artists alike will treasure this practical and inspirational guide to the many ways of combining beads with braids. The braiding technique featured in this book is the Japanese art of Kumihimo (style of braiding), but you may incorporate other braiding methods as well. Kumihimo is traditionally done on a spool like tool called a Marudi, but simple and inexpensive foam Kumihimo braiding discs have recently come onto the market making this fun craft even more accessible. This book showcases 40 methods of combining beads with braids, with 120 samples in all. There are also 40 lovely gallery pieces to provide further inspiration. You can fashion your beaded braids into bracelets, necklaces, straps, handles, and more. The rich color photographs, and full working instructions are certain ignite your passion for blending fiber and beaded arts!
Skill Level: Advanced, Working knowledge of Kumihimo braiding a plus
Soft Cover
192 Pages
8x11.5
Catalog Page: 993

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