January 22, 2010

“Amy” necklace

Posted in Uncategorized at 7:44 pm by Jessica Lonsdale

“I’ll give you a witch!”

I just discovered a form of japanese braiding called kumihimo, and I am in love. When you add beads, it looks just like bead crochet.  Gypsy pronounced this to be “kumibeado” and I think that’s just perfect.

This is a simple kumibeado necklace, done with all size 8 seed beads in two colors of red.

"Amy" - kumibeado spiral in red

"Amy" - kumibeado spiral in red

"Amy" closeup

"Amy" closeup

I just love the way it drapes!


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