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Marion Hunziker-Larsen
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String Art Earring Display
A 12x12 inch canvas, copper nails, C-Lon Micro Bead Cord, beading wire & crimp... to create a wall display for 9 pairs of earrings.  Here are a few tips if you want to make your own.  Tip #1.  Plan the basic design. Do a quick sketch. Tip #2. Pre-drill the ...

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Kumihimo Neckpiece with PIP Beads
Many kumihimo bracelet patterns can be lengthened to make a neckpiece, but not all of them. A neckpiece or long necklace needs special considerations. Some beaded kumihimo braids will roll over and show their backside making them inappropriate for a neckpie...

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Kumihimo Earrings with PIP Beads DIY Kits & Tutorial
This post continues the series of posts about kumihimo with Preciosa PIP beads. The  two previous posts are   Kumihimo with PIP Beads  and  Kumihimo Bracelet with PIP Bead - Compare Kumihimo with Bead Weaving and Bead Crochet Techniques .      After designi...

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C-Lon Bead Cord for Custom Drapery and Upholstery
C-Lon Bead Cord is a bonded nylon and originally, bonded nylon were made for the upholstery industry. Micro Macrame artists such as myself would find our cord in industrial sewing shops. Mine source was an industrial sewing machine repair shop South of Mark...

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PIP Bead Bracelets... More Info, More Photos...
When you look at these pieces, they simply look like beaded bracelets. Which actual technique was used to make them is not so obvious nor important when you wear them. They could have been made using a bead weaving technique, tubular bead crochet, or a fibe...

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Kumihimo with PIP Beads
I bought some Preciosa PIP beads a while ago... and thought they would be perfect for kumihimo. I decided to play around with them and to do a quick project... Many bracelets later, I have now 4 design variations, a 25 page manual with all the steps, the be...

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8-Strand Flat Kumihimo Braid with Hearts and Metallic Accents Tutorial
These bracelets are made with flat braid can be done on a round kumihimo disk or a square plate. It is an easy braid to learn and the movement of the cords become instinctual quickly. This braid is shown with 4 variations on page 68 in Braids, 250 Patterns ...

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Bracelet Length versus Wrist Size
Have you ever made a bracelet, and when you were all finished, it was either too snug or too loose? Here is a guide that will help making bracelets that will fit. It is especially important for bracelets that have a certain thickness, such as beaded kumihim...

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Bracelet Sizing - Bracelet Length vs Wrist Size + Bracelet Size Calculator
Have you ever made a bracelet, and when you were all finished, it was either too snug or too loose? Here is a guide that will help making bracelets that will fit. It is especially important for bracelets that have a certain thickness, such as beaded kumihim...

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Sweet Spot - Revisited
Sweet Spot an installation by Shawn Causey and Mark Daniell made with C-Lon Bead Cord Tex 400 is currently in exhibit in San Diego at Wonderspace through the end of July. Wonderspace is a touring art show under a big tent featuring extraordinary art from ar...
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