Kuchi Afghani tribal chain fringe for costuming and jewelry making. Tribal chain fringe adds swing and jingle to tribal belly dance costuming and other DIY projects. Shorter pieces are great for adding detail to accessories.
Condition: Newer, possibly used
Width (top chain to bottom of dangles): 3 Inches
Materials: Mixed Metals
Color: White Metal
Finish: Bright, not quite shiny
Extras: Flat shaped dangles, small hollow dangles, jewels.
A nice piece of tribal fancy chain fringe with lots of details including jingling hollow dangles, and small pieces with jewels. This piece is 9.5 inches long and 3 inches wide. This is a newer but perhaps used bit of chain fringe, but is not super old. There are pink and red jewels all along the length of it. Since it may be a used item there could be small flaws I have missed. You will receive the piece of chain fringe shown in the photos on this page. This nice small piece would make a nice belly drape or pretty detailing on a headpiece.
Tribal chain fringe adds beautiful detailing to tribal and fusion costuming belts, bras and accessories. Links are made of wire and can easily be snipped with wire cutters to customize your length. Vintage chain fringe is taken from old articles of clothing, home decor items or animal trappings. Our newer chain fringe pieces are made by Afghani craftsmen living in Pakistan.
Tips for using DIY chain fringe: Add chain fringe by sewing through the top chain. Because chain fringe is heavy, there is more stress on the stitches. Take a stitch every two links or so and knot frequently to keep chain secure if the thread breaks. Chain fringe can be snipped to any length with wire cutters.