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Free Kumihimo Instructions & Patterns

Free kumihimo patterns and tutorials for disks, plates, clasps and kits


Whether you are working on a braiding plate, disk, or marudai, this set of instructions will get you making awesome kumihimo braids in no-time!

Instructions include pictures and descriptions to make it as easy as possible.

Kumihimo Disk Patterns & Instructions

kumihimo disk tutorial

Complete kumihimo tutorial for making braids on a disk

Kumihimo Plate Patterns & Instructions

kumihimo plate tutorial

Complete kumihimo tutorial for making braids on a plate

Finishing Kumihimo Braid Ends

kumihimo braid ends tutorial

Complete kumihimo tutorial for finishing braid ends

Sizing Kumihimo Braids for Clasps

kumihimo sizing tutorial

Complete kumihimo tutorial for measuring your kumihimo braid for a clasp

Adding a Clasp

kumihimo clasp tutorial

Complete kumihimo tutorial for adding a clasp to your braid

Beaded Leaf Pendant Instructions & Pattern

kumihimo beaded leaf necklace tutorial

Complete kumihimo tutorial for making our beaded kumihimo leaf pendant necklace

Beaded Ladybug Pendant Instructions & Pattern

kumihimo beaded ladybug necklace tutorial

Complete kumihimo tutorial for making our beaded kumihimo ladybug pendant necklace