You’re going to love these kumihimo bracelets with beads. It’s amazing how many unique designs can be made with the basic 8-warp kumihimo braid. From plain seed beads to fancy gemstones and chunky beads, all seven projects use basic kumihimo tools with a lot of creative imagination.
Take your jewelry-making to new levels with one or all seven beaded kumihimo bracelet designs. You can make cuffs and even dangles by lengthening the braids.
Aventurine Chips Kumihimo Bracelet with Beads
Aventurine is a natural mineral from the quartz family that’s usually green in color. This gemstone beaded kumihimo bracelet includes a few crystals to bring out the beauty of the Aventurine.
The sample fits size 5-inch to 6-inch wrists, but you can adjust the design to fit any size by braiding more beads and using a shorter clasp.
Peach Cuff Charm Beaded Kumihimo Bracelet
Wrap this lovely cuff kumihimo bracelet with beads around any wrist and you’re sure to be charmed by its simple elegance. Made with 400 glass seed beads and pewter findings, it features a lamp-work beaded charm.
Berries In Bloom Bracelet
Gorgeous berry-shape and multi-colored beads adorn this kumihimo bracelet. Solid antique brass and amber faceted beads highlight its luscious fashion appeal. Silver findings and a large ceramic focal bead complete the statement.
Pretty In Pink Cuff Bracelet
This delicate pink and pewter kumihimo bracelet is braided with amethyst gemstone chips, bicone beads as well as large-hole glass seed beads. To form a stand-alone cuff that hugs the wrist or arm, work a beaded kumihimo braid over firm artistic wire.
This is not a beginner beaded kumihimo project. Watch the video below to learn how to create kumihimo jewelry in this manner.
Purple Cloisonne Bracelet
A collection of blue cloisonne beads in the center of this kumihimo bracelet are accented by purple glass bead on each end. Sized to fit sizes 5-inch to 7-inch wrists, this chunky beaded kumihimo bracelet makes a fitting gift for women of all ages.
This light and delicate kumihimo bracelet was made with yellow-green and amber colored 8/0 round seed beads; and given to a dear friend who loves jewelry. It has definitely found a loving home with someone who will cherish and take care of it; and wear it with pride!
Red Sunset Bracelet
Four red shades of colored glass beads make up this pretty beaded kumihimo bracelet. A silver spiral glue-in clasp completes the fashion accessory that’s sized for 6-inch to 8-inch wrists.
How to Make a Beaded Kumihimo Cuff Bracelet
Looking to increase your kumihimo braiding skills? Follow this easy video tutorial to learn how to turn a simple beaded kumihimo bracelet into a stunning cuff.
“And He has filled [her] with the Spirit of God, with wisdom, with understanding, with knowledge and with all kinds of skills–to make artistic designs for work in gold, silver and bronze…to engage in all kinds of artistic crafts.” (Exodus 35:31-33)