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Tassel Bird Pendant

About this design:

I have been obsessing over tassels lately - from cute and trendy to elegant and flapper-inspired. Tassels have been showing up in jewelry designs forever but they have been enjoying a resurgence and have been shown in quite a few jewelry designs on runways recently. So after looking over some Pinterest inspirations I decided to give it a try and share how you can whip these fun little tassels up for your jewelry.

Components:

6 strands of 18" of embroidery floss 1 strand of 12" of embroidery floss 1 1/2" by 1" piece of cardboard Sharp scissors 15mm jumpring

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  1. Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom says:

    These are adorable!

  2. perlym
    perlym says:

    what did you use the cardboard for?

  3. Humblebeads
    Humblebeads says:

    Hi Peryln,
    You can find complete instructions on my blog at humblebeads.com or check out this super quick video: https://vine.co/v/O3PzV005Tr6

  4. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    These are very cute tassels.

  5. perlym
    perlym says:

    Thank you, Now I have good use of left over embroidery thread.

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    Deb Harding says:

    Absolutely adorable.

  7. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Loving these!

  8. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love them :D and I’m drooling over the Wedgwood inspired beads :D

  9. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    What a fantastic way to incorporate color into designs with these lovely tassels! Thanks for the inspiration :)

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