The basics of Japanese braiding without special equipment. "...recommended... " Jennie Parry, World of Embroidery Carey provides a fresh approach to Kumihimo - the ancient craft of Japanese braiding. Clear, step-by-step photographs guide the beginner through 6 projects which show how to make a variety of braids. There are also tips on how to develop the projects into over 70 other braids. Full color photographs throughout.