The Showstopper kit includes
- size 8 Japanese seed beads
- size 6 Japanese seed beads
- mini Unicorne teardrops
- regular Unicorne teardrops
- Superlon braiding cord
- big-eye needle
- TierraCast 8mm endcaps
- TierraCast magnetic clasp with jump rings
- binding thread
- E6000 glue
Tools needed to assemble the project (not included)
- foam kumihimo disk
- 8 weighted bobbins (~23g each)
- clip-on center weight (~45g)
The Showstopper dresses up any outfit. Be prepared to be stopped by strangers on the street asking where you got your fabulous necklace. This is a straightforward, easy-to-braid design that's perfect for adventurous beginners as well as more experienced braiders. If this is your very first beaded kumihimo project, please review our Beaded Kumihimo Starter Guide before beginning your necklace.
This is an original design by Rebecca Ann Combs of Design & Adorn. ©2009
The Showstopper instructions also appear in Rebecca's first book Kumihimo Basics & Beyond.
This kit and the included pattern are offered for sale for your personal use only. No commercial use of the pattern is permitted. This pattern may not be copied, transmitted or taught without the express, written permission of Rebecca Ann Combs.
Are you in the Tucson area? We offer contact-free local pickup Tuesday through Saturday, 12:30 - 4:30 PM. Appointment required. We'll email you a scheduling link when your order is ready.