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Book Info: Hardcover, 192 pages Original Title: Making Kumihimo: Japanese Interlaced Braids
Making Kumihimo: Japanese Interlaced Braids
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Language of Ebook: English
Book Tags: Crafts Published: September 1st 2004 by Guild of Master Craftsman

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Unlock the secrets of a beautiful, ancient, and closely guarded Japanese craft. Kumihimo refers to all kinds of braiding, here, the focus is on Takadai, a term for colorful and elaborate single- and double-layered flat braids made on a high-stand frame, with a plain weave and twill structure. With more than 150 photographs, 70 charts, 25 illustrations, and easy-to-follow i Unlock the secrets of a beautiful, ancient, and closely guarded Japanese craft. Kumihimo refers to all kinds of braiding, here, the focus is on Takadai, a term for colorful and elaborate single- and double-layered flat braids made on a high-stand frame, with a plain weave and twill structure. With more than 150 photographs, 70 charts, 25 illustrations, and easy-to-follow instructions, this collection offers an ideal introduction for anyone from weavers to embroiderers. Find out about the equipment, materials, and techniques, create color, weave, rep-weave, chevron, and textured patterns, plus braids with decorative edges, and make many designs to turn into scarves, bracelets, and other adornments. A Selection of the Crafters Choice Book Club.

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