Pink-mauve and white bracelet created with a vintage, silk kumihimo haori tie and leather cording


This listing is for one bracelet.

This bracelet was created out of a vintage haori (Japanese jacket) tie. These ties are called "himo" ties and are created out of silk threads using kumihimo, a Japanese form of braid-making.

The beautiful, woven portion of this bracelet features a himo tie that graduates from a pink-mauve to a white color. Leather cording was placed on either side of the himo giving the bracelet a unique look. The leather cording is a "distressed" pink color and is 2mm in diameter.

The last photo shows the color most accurately on my screen. Crayola brand crayons were placed in the last photo for color comparison. Please note that the white portion of the himo has a slight green colored undertone in some lighting.

The bracelet closes via a metal clasp. This clasp is nickel and lead free and was manufactured in Greece. The clasp has a 2 inch extender chain. The bracelet is available with either an antique silver or antique gold colored clasp. Please choose the clasp color that you wish to receive using the pull down box.

The bracelet has the following dimensions:

The woven portion of the bracelet measures about 4 5/8 inches ( 11.7cm) long and 1/4 inches (.6cm) wide. The entire width of the woven portion and the two leather cords on either side is about 3/8 inches wide (.95cm)

The bracelet has a circumference of about 6 1/8 inches (15.6 cm) to 8 1/4 inches (21 cm) when closed. Please measure your wrist to determine if this bracelet will be a suitable size for you.

This bracelet will arrive in a silver colored box that has a clear lid.

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*I believe that these pictures provide a good representation of the actual color but please remember that colors will vary from monitor to monitor*


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Shipping from United States

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Orders totaling $35.00 USD and over will be shipped free to addresses within the USA using coupon code FREE35. The free shipping will be shown at the final order cost, right before submitting the order.

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I only charge the actual shipment cost and do not charge packaging or handling fees. Shipping cost overages of $1.00 USD or more are refunded at time of shipment. Out of respect for my international customers, I DO NOT inflate my prices to cover shipping costs for free domestic shipping.

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Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 3 hours of purchase

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Questions about your order?

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Returns and exchange details

I will gladly accept returns on items that are not to your liking. The buyer must pay return shipping charges. I must be notified within 2 days after confirmation of delivery of the item that you wish to return the item for a refund.

A refund (minus shipment costs) will be issued after the purchases are received by myself and are found to be in the original condition that they were purchased in.



I currently reside in New York State and am required to charge sales tax on items shipped to New York state. Taxes are not collected on items that are shipped to any other states or internationally.

The buyer is responsible for all customs charges, VAT, taxes and handling fees.

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