Kumihimo Silk Bracelet 10 Colors
Japanese Kumihimo Kimono Braid Bracelet
Material : Silk 100%
Length : about 36cm
Ball Diameter : about 1cm
Handmade in JAPAN
Kumihimo is a Japanese word meaning "gathered threads" and it is a form of braid-making.
Cords and ribbons are made by interlacing strands.
It has been used since ancient times, some says it dates back to the 6th century, family members used to pass pattern and techniques verbally to keep them secret. Kumihimo has been used in various ways, for example as a string of armor by samurai, but also as a crown attire. Nowadays kumihimo are used as a ties on haori jackets and obijimes, and as fashionable hair ornaments, dress garments and accessories as well. Kumihimo has appeared in the world-wide known animation movie "Your name" in which the female main charcter, Mitsuha, uses it to tie her hair, while Taki as a bracelet.
※ The color may differ from the actual one depending on the coloration condition of the monitor.
Shipping Methods (World)
【Now because of COVID-19, we can only use FedEx express or DHL express to ship some countries, so the postage usually means express postage. Please note your phone number when you order. Thanks. 】
We use Japan Post & FedEx & DHL.
Almost items are shipped by standard airmail with tracking service and insurance (ePacket).
Expensive or big items are shipped by express airmail (EMS).
- Free standard shipping on orders:
- Japan: Above $50.00
- Asia: Above $100.00
- Europe: Above $200.00
- North America: Above $200.00
The time I need to prepare an order for shipping varies.
Usually we will ship within 7 days.
If you want customize, maybe it will take more time.
- Estimated shipping times:
- Japan: 2-7 business days
- North America: 1-2 weeks
- Europe: 1-2 weeks
- Australia, New Zealand and Oceania: 1-2 weeks
- Asia Pacific: 1-2 weeks
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but cannot guarantee them.
Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
Customs and import taxes
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply.
I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.