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Apple Plum Pie

Flat Kumihimo Satin Cord Bracelet
designed byCheri Carlson
Skill LevelBeginner
TechniqueKumihimo
Time1-3 hours
Approximate Size7 1/2 Inches

I designed this woven bracelet with the delicious flavors of an apple plum pie in mind. I hope it makes you as happy as the dessert it's named after!

Cheri's Signature

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Satin cord creates a colorful look in this flat kumihimo bracelet. The delicious purple and green colors swirl together nicely in the braided design. Learn the technique and then try using your own favorite colors. See more kumihimo ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.

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Add all available items to your cart at once or edit the quantities below. Nice choice! All or most of the products needed for this project are shown below with quantities. Sometimes we sell out of components and aren’t able to order more from the manufacturer (we know, it is very disappointing to us, too). Use the opportunity to mix up the design and make it yours by substituting similar products or altering the entire color scheme—it’s up to you!
2mm Lavender Satin by the Foot
Code SF-LAV2
Material Synthetic Fiber Thickness 2.0mm Sold by the Foot Place Of Origin USA
1
$0.21
$0.08
2mm Plum Satin by the Foot
Code SF-PLM2
Material Synthetic Fiber Thickness 2.0mm Sold by the Foot Place Of Origin USA
1
$0.21
$0.09
2mm Green Apple Satin by the Foot
Code SF-APL2
Material Synthetic Fiber Thickness 2.0mm Sold by the Foot Place Of Origin USA
1
$0.21
$0.09
Dazzle It 7.75x16mm Silver-Plated Brass Kumihimo Ribbed Cord End and Toggle Kit
Code KIT-0169
Material Silver-Plated Brand Dazzle-It
1
$2.33
$1.91
3 $2.06 $1.68
5mm Stainless Steel 18 gauge Open Jump Ring
Code FIND-1793
Material Stainless Steel Dimensions 5.0 x 1.0mm Aspect Ratio 3.2x Thickness 18 Gauge
1
$0.06
$0.05
50 $0.05 $0.04
The Beadsmith Kumihimo Square Braiding Foam Disk with Instructions
Code TOOL-617
Brand BeadSmith
1
$4.99
$4.09
The BeadSmith Kumi Weight Lite with Hook
Code SUP-0240
Brand BeadSmith
1
$7.99
$7.19
KO Nylon Japanese Beading Thread, Dark Purple (55-Yard Spool)
Code STRNG-0111
Material Synthetic Fiber Brand KO Thread Sold on Spools Place Of Origin Japan
1
$4.49
$3.95
3 $3.99 $3.51
The BeadSmith 4-Pack Long English Beading Needle Assortment
Code NEED-08
Brand BeadSmith Place Of Origin United Kingdom
1
$2.69
$2.36
Nylon Jaw Pliers
Code TOOL-105
Sold Individually
1
$16.99
$15.29
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