Introduction: Tassel Necklace

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Create a fun and easy leather tassel necklace. 

Step 1: Cut Leather

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Cut 5 pcs of leather 1/8” wide and 7” long.

Step 2: Twist Wire

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Twist about 16” of 26g silver wire around the middle of your leather strands, leaving an inch of wire loose to make a loop. Fold your leather strands in half.

Step 3: Make a Loop

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Make a loop with your inch of wire and twist around the base of loop and snip. Tightly wrap the excess wire around your strands and snip.

Step 4: Trim

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Trim bottom of tassel.

Step 5: Assemble

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Insert a pc of wire, about 3 inches long through silver tassel loop, then insert both pieces of wire through a bead.
Add another bead, make loop and snip. Add chain.

Step 6: Finished

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Have fun and embellish with more beads


Cathouse91 (author)2014-10-20

This was such an easy necklace to make and absolutely beautiful! Thanks for sharing....I received several comments on it at my sisters country/boho styled wedding.

Facci Designs (author)2011-08-05

You could go to a craft store and by some leather string or scraps

willow.narwhal (author)2011-08-05

This looks really cool! Wish I had old leather to use up.. o 3o

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