The Commonthread team is in love with kumihimo disks! We have been creating new patterns to share with you. This is our fun and colorful Chevron Bracelet Pattern. Make one or make many, it takes under 20 minutes. See the tutorial video below for a step-by-step on how to make this bracelet.
4 strands of floss or craft thread about 36” long
Kumihimo is Japanese for “gathered threads.” This technique of braiding strands of silk was used to create intricately colored chords. Samurai's once used kumihimo as laces for their armor. Today the technique has spread to the crafting world in the form of bracelets.
View the tutorial below to make a Chevron Pattern friendship bracelet. We'd love to see your bracelets. Share your handmade creations with us on Instagram by tagging @CommonthreadUSA.
Kumihimo - Chevron Bracelet Pattern