Handmaker's Factory

Friday Favourites - Tassels

We're a little obsessed with tassels here in the studio. One of our amazing teachers Margaret has been showing us the many ways in which to make tassels and now we want to add them to EVERYTHING!!

Here are a few of our favourite ways to use tassels so we can admire them each and every day!

Colourful tassels brighten up a tote bag along with some beautiful embroidery. 

tassel bag

Source: Realmlistic

 

Tassels add a pop of colour to this otherwise simple dress.

tassel dress

Source: A Beautiful Mess

 

Pretty up your home with delicate tassels and crochet.

tasselcoaster

Source: Glamour.de

 

Giant dip dyed tassel garlands make a great decoration for your home.

tasselgarland

Source: Tamara Maynes

 

Or how about as a necklace with chunky beads?

tasselnacklace

Source: tsbd

 Learn to make your own tassels in our workshop! You will learn a variety of techniques and will have the option of using dyes to create your own unique tassels.

Tasselmakingworkshop

Make Your Own Tassels

Taught by Margaret Tormai of MKT Designs

 June 14th 1:30-4:30pm

From traditional uses such as bookmarks and curtain ties, to modern embellishments for necklaces, bedheads, shoes and earrings, tassels are a versatile addition to modern crafting.  Combine this class with dip dyeing to create your own unique tassels.

Participants will take home at least 3 tassels and full written instructions for making more at home.

All materials are supplied and covered by a materials fee included in the price of the class.

Prior knowledge is not required.

BOOK HERE!

Margaret is also teaching her Macrame Plant Hanger workshop tomorrow afternoon. There are a few spots still available. Book here if you'd like to come along!

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