Synopses & Reviews
"Kemp's thorough guide gives solid information and background about this traditional craft, yet the designs are contemporary and accessible. Jewelry makers will be drawn to this collection of pretty projects." --Library Journal
The traditional Japanese art of cord braiding--known as kumihimo--is primarily used to make beautiful, color-drenched cords for jewelry and other decorative items. This book provides readers with everything they need to get started, including a mini braiding loom! 400 full-color photographs.
About the Author
After a decade in the prestige jewelry industry, Beth Kemp's love of textiles and beading led her to the art of kumihimo. Today, she shares her knowledge of the art form through articles, books, classes, and her online store, Braid and Bead Studio.