*Happy Hearts Tutorial


Downloadable tutorial with step-by-step instructions on how to use cord, beads and wire to make this charming heart decoration on the Prumihimo Disk and how to finish it with additional embellished beadwork.

Kumihimo Equipment = The Prumihimo Disk

Complexity Level = Intermediate/Advanced

Please see below for more informatio



These adorable braided hearts are ideal for all sorts of occasions and once the technique has been mastered they are quick to make up and require just a few cords, beads, ribbon and wire. The aim of the tutorial is to teach the basic structure and to encourage experimentation with alternative materials. Braiding with wire requires a bit of practise, but it is a very useful technique to add to your skills.

Important – This necklace is made on the Prumihimo Disk, which is available by clicking here.

–          Intermediate/Advanced level.

–          Examples of variations

–          Full colour step-by-step photos

–          Written by a regular contributor to UK and International magazines and a guest designer on UK TV

–          Both metric and imperial measurements given

Please note

–          This is a PDF file and will be available to download once payment is confirmed

–           DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS. Once payment has been made with PayPal it is important to return straight back to this site from PayPal. On the ‘Thanks for your Order’ screen be sure to click on the RETURN TO PRUMIHIMO  link. You will be returned to the Checkout Page. Scroll down to find the order details and click on this link, Download file: (name of tutorial).pdf. If you have any problems please contact me using the contact details on this site and I can email the tutorial to you.

–          All conversions are approximate

–          This tutorial may not be copied, distributed or sold in any form and is for your personal use only. You are welcome to sell decorations made using these instructions, but please make sure that you credit Prumihimo or Pru McRae for the design.

–          For sales to European countries other than the UK please email me and I will arrange the sale using a PayPal invoice