ROUND CARDBOARD KONGO GUMI FORM: These simple little round cardboard forms are a great way to learn kumihimo braids without a large investment to find out if you like this craft. When the paper forms wear out, get another cardboard replacement or move up to a longer-lasting foam form, or even a wooden hand-held marudai. Instructions for kongo gumi and maru yatsu kumi braiding. Instructions included. Thread not included.
KONGO GUMI: This is the easiest and most basic spiral braid made on the round cardboard or foam kumihimo form. But there are so many variations it never gets boring. Kongo gumi is made on a round form.