How to Make a Tassel

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Introduction: How to Make a Tassel

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Inspired by Graduation time...make an easy tassel to embellish gifts and such

Step 1: Cut Your Strands

Cut 14 pcs of gold lamé string 6 inches long. Cut a pc of silver string about 12-14 inches long and tie a loop in the middle. 

Step 2: Tie Your Strands

Tie your looped silver string around the middle of your 14 folded gold strands. 

Step 3: Wrap Around

Start wrapping both strands of your silver string around the gold strings. Tie a knot and trim bottom of tassel.

Step 4:

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    7 Discussions

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    harif
    harif

    9 years ago on Step 4

    Simple yet so cool!

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    harif
    harif

    Reply 9 years ago on Step 4

    Lol (Y)

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    DidymusB
    DidymusB

    9 years ago on Introduction

    What kind of knots would you suggest? You just say tie this... please at least give the name of the knots you used so they can be looked up.

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    Facci Designs
    Facci Designs

    Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

    A very simple knot, the kind you would make to tie your shoes...before tying the bow. good luck!

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    Miscelinious
    Miscelinious

    Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

    So just a Granny or Square Knot is what you suggest..