Make a stunning pink, white and red Chrysanthemum hair accessory with this fabulous quality Hanashigoto craft kit from Japan! These delicate flowers are made by carefully folding the fabric using the traditional Japanese craft of Tsumami.
Kanzashi is the Japanese word given to hair ornaments used in traditional Japanese hairstyles.
Each kit comes with the hair comb so you will be able to proudly wear your finished kanzashi. Alternatively, the finished accessory would make a truly wonderful gift for someone special!
The series of videos in the link below provide an excellent introduction into making beautiful Tsumami Kanzashi.
Finished Size: Approx 5 x 5cm
Time required: Approx 180 mins
Pre-cut Japanese Chirimen crepe fabric (enough to complete the flowers)
Polystyrene Hemisphere Base
Instruction manual in Japanese
Things you'll need:
Fabric Glue + wooden stick (e.g toothpick)
Sewing needle and thread (black)
Cardboard (for glue)