Decorative trims, manufactured by NBI, are a range of fancy braided or twisted cords. The trims are made from cotton, polyester, polypropylene, metallic lurex and natural jute fibres. Combining the different yarns and fibres together provides a unique and elegant appearance that is most aesthetically appealing. The decorative trim range includes:

  • Tassels
  • Jute braid
  • Fancy braid
  • Clothing trim
  • Lanyards

These high-quality trims are used extensively as product enhancements in various industries. Some of these are finished with a wax for visual appeal, providing a smooth leather look to the lacing trim. Others are tipped to provide a uniform end.
NBI have built a steadfast reputation over the years in supplying the best quality product for any decorative, elegant finish to a product.

Key Features of NBI Decorative Trims
  • Product range diversity
  • Variety of colours
  • End tip options
  • Finishing preferences
  • Unique patterns
  • Custom made design colours
  • Custom made product
  • Excellent quality
Industry Types

The NBI range of decorative trims are supplied to a wide range of industries:

  • Liquor
  • Packaging
  • Gift
  • Clothing
  • Fashion footwear

The decorative trim range is manufactured in accordance with the following quality management system:

  • ISO 9001:2008

The in-house laboratory, where continuous product testing during the manufacturing process is done, allows for consistent quality and specification adherence.


Yarns used in the manufacture of decorative trims, are of superior quality, thus producing product of excellent performance abilities.

Decorative Braid Range


Tassels produced by NBI are made especially for decorative purposes for the liquor and wine industry applications.

Jute braid

Jute is a natural fibre and when braided, produces a striking round or flat cord.

Fancy braid

In addition to the current vast range of decorative trims, NBI produces a series of fancy braids that are highly recognised for their exclusive ornamental benefits and excellent quality.


A lanyard is a rope or cord, worn around the neck, shoulder or wrist, that is used to carry a card, whistle, keys or any object where it is easily visible but safe.

Bag cord

Round bag cord is made of polypropylene yarns in a standard braided pattern and supplied to the packaging and gift wrap industries primarily for use as bag handles.

Quality Assurance